Event: 18 July 2017 – Skills in Manufacturing

Manufacturer Measurement Network
Date: Tuesday, 18 July 2017
Time: 17:30 – 20:00 (optional tours from 16:30)
Venue: 3M Buckley Innovation Centre, Huddersfield, HD1 3BD

NPL, a world leading centre in the development and application of highly accurate measurement techniques, has recently launched the NPL Manufacturer Measurement Network for SMEs. NPL’s extensive expertise in measurement and product verification related services can help manufacturers to identify appropriate validation methods within their business with the aim of increasing efficiency, reducing waste and improving product quality.

Join NPL at the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre on Tuesday, 18 July. This event will focus on the topics of skills, training and funding in order to maximise productivity and provide a competitive advantage in UK manufacturing.

Speakers include:

  • David Torr – Head of Metrology, Reliance Precision Ltd: “Training young people for Metrology in the real world”
  • Liz Towns-Andrews – Director of Research & Enterprise, University of Huddersfield: “Skills for Manufacturers – the role of a University”
  • John Turland – Training Delivery Manager, NPL: “Metrology training: Unnecessary cost or competitive advantage?”
  • Rob Woollin – Strategy Manager, NPL North: “Update to funding sources for manufacturers”

Further information and registration

For more details please contact Andy Morris – andy.morris@npl.co.uk
Register to attend: www.npl.co.uk/events/18-jul-2017-skilled-staff-for-better-business