Manufacturers' Day

By Coventry and Warwickshire Business Festival (other events)

Tuesday, November 28 2017 9:30 AM 4:30 PM

Thank you for your interest, however, this event is now sold out.

This full day event for manufacturing organisations, will be split into two sections with the first part of the day focusing on de-risking and accelerating return on investment in productivity. The second part of the day will then include an automotive summit focusing on innovation and supply chain engagement.

You will get the opportunity to:

  • Learn about new trends in technology, specifically Industry 4.0 and Additive Manufacturing
  • Find out about support available through the MTC that can help you to improve competitiveness and embrace technology
  • Engage with international automotive trade bodies looking to build their supply chains
  • Take advantage of one to one sessions with overseas delegates and MTC’s specialist manufacturing advisers
  • Take a tour of the state of the art facilities at the Manufacturing Technology Centre
  • Arrange complimentary follow up assessments of your production facility to help identify key issues and opportunities for continuous, sustainable process improvements



9.30am: Arrival and registration

10am: Opening address by MTC including an overview of the organisation and how they can help you to embrace new technologies

10.20am: Group activities to include workshop tours, presentations on Industry 4.0 and a presentation on Additive Manufacturing

12noon: Lunch and networking

1pm: Presentations on trade and investment with Europe (to include presentations from manufacturing organisations in France, Sweden and Catalonia)

2.00pm: New innovations in automotive and supplier engagement presentations by Coventry and Warwickshire based companies to include Aston Martin, London Electric Vehicle Company and Coventry City Council

3.15pm: B2B one to ones and networking

3.45pm: Optional tour of MTC

4.30pm: Finish

Please note, delegates attending this event will need to bring a valid form of identification with them on the day, either a valid international passport or a UK driving licence (photographic)