Two key themes regarding the future of manufacturing are access to appropriate technology and how to develop a team with the appropriate skills to meet the current and future needs of the business – including team members who have grown up with advanced technology and want to use it to drive innovation and product ability improvements within businesses. Hear from a range of speakers about how they have addressed the skills challenge and from a range of skills/training providers and how they can help.
This event will be held in collaboration with the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges ‘The Skills Service.’
Andrew Wright (Reliance Precision)
Marie-Claire Micuta (University of Huddersfield)
Julie Penman (NPL)
Richard Burguete (NPL)
Jas Hayre (WYCC)
Ahead of this event, NPL’s Product Verification team are offering two one-hour training sessions, one on Micrometers and another on Calipers. Both sessions will take place at 3:30 and 4:30pm alternatively, providing the opportunity to attend both sessions. Please note registration is essential for these training sessions and places are limited. To register your interest, please tick the box ‘Are you interested in training sessions ahead of the event?’ when signing up, so we can contact you.
Parking will be available on a first come first serve basis from 5:15pm onwards
Complimentary food and drink will also be available.
National Physical Laboratory
3M Buckley Innovation Centre