A free manufacturing workshop in which presenters will share their experience and views on the latest processes, tools and solutions
The workshop presenters will share their experience and views on the latest processes, tools and solutions that can be adopted to suit your business growth in the UK and overseas.
This event is delivered in partnership between D2N2 Growth Hub, Mansfield District Council & Ashfield District Council, and part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.
Date: 23rd January 2018
Location: The Summit Centre, Pavilion Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, NG17 7LL
Mark Goldby DL, Business Owner, NED & Chairman
Mark will share his thoughts on the power of the facilitated network and how peer to peer support can be an important element to help executives drive business improvement. Mark will also share his experiences and views on exporting and provide some guidance from his export ‘journey’.
Martin Rigley MBE, Managing Director and CEO, Lindhurst Engineering
Martin will speak about the company's manufacturing improvements and how this has contributed to their business growth.
John Savage, Director, National Fluid Power Centre (NFPC)
John will talk about the investment in skills and the importance of training within manufacturing improvement.
Ana-Maria Stevenson, Business Engagement Manager, University of Derby and Georgette Hall, Loughborough University
Ana-Maria will give a short presentation on the Catalysing Growth for Transport Equipment Manufacturing project. Find out about the support available for engineering and manufacturing businesses including technical expertise from the University of Derby and grant funding for innovation projects from their partner, Loughborough University).
Gordon Binnie and Astrid Brewster, Department for International Trade (DIT)
Hear from your regional DIT representative on the support that's available to help you reach new customers in new overseas markets.
Fardad Amirsaeedi, Enterprise and Investment, Senior Regeneration Officer, Ashfield & Mansfield Regeneration Service
Find out about the latest local funding and support programmes that are available to help your business grow.