Cranfield National Manufacturing Debate 2017

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We are delighted to sponsor the 2017 Cranfield National Manufacturing Debate. 

Now in its eighth successful year, it brings together experts from a range of industries to discuss and debate current challenges and provides a unique opportunity for networking with like-minded colleagues. 

NMD will address:

  • What is the current UK Manufacturing skills requirement across sectors? And how do we compare against G7 countries?
  • How the skills requirement is going to change in the future?
  • Do we have the right leadership to provide the skills to UK Manufacturing companies?
  • Are we investing enough to deliver the future skills requirement?
  • What should we do to achieve the skills required for UK Manufacturing?

Day 1 - Tuesday 23 May (optional)

11:00 - onwards  Manufacturing Alumni conference 
Exclusive tours of current and future research projects and facilties 

 

Day 2 - Wednesday 24 May 
NMD Event Programme

08:30 - 09:15 Registration 

09:15 - 09:25 Alec Broers - Welcome and introduction

09:25 - 09:35 Professor Sir Peter Gregson 

09:35 - 09:55 Professor Rajkumar Roy

09:55 - 10:15 Government Minister 

10:15 - 10:35 Allan E Cook, Chairman, Atkins

10:35 - 10:55 Mike Rigby, Head of Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics,  Barclays

10:55 - 11:20 Break and networking

11:20 - 11:40 Chris White MP

11:40 - 12:00 James Selka, CEO, MTA

12:00 - 12:20 Simon Edmonds, Director, Manufacturing and Materials,  Innovate UK

12:20 - 12:40 Ken Olisa, Chairman, Restoration Partners

12:40 - 13:00 Neil Carberry, Director for People and Skills, CBI

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch and networking 

14:00 - 16:00 Debate

16:00 - Close

 

Registration

This event is complimentary.  However, places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.   To Register click here >>>

For further information, please contact your local office, or Head of Manufacturing and Engineering: 


Atul Kariya
Partner

T: 01234 268761 
E: atul.kariya@mhllp.co.uk