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Make UK in partnership with Rockwell Automation: Leadership Summit Online Series – Resetting UK manufacturing

Make UK and Rockwell Automation are partnering to deliver an online Leadership Summit – Resetting UK Manufacturing. The summit includes a series of thought leadership essays and webinars, with a focus on Industrial Strategy, Digitalisation, and Globalisation, and will include high profile speakers from Government and Industry, moderated by noted journalists from national and trade media.

  • About event 
  • Make UK in partnership with Rockwell Automation: Leadership Summit – Resetting UK Manufacturing. 

    (Webinar 2 of 3 in the series)

    21st October: A new manufacturing system, building a fully digital operation

    The pandemic has catapulted the adoption of digital technologies and what may have taken five years to adopt has been done in five months. This session will look at what are the main challenges manufacturing companies across industries face when they strive for digital success and what leadership characteristics have become essential while companies digitally transform. 

    By joining this webinar, attendees can expect to gain an understanding of how they can build a culture of innovation and digitalisation among their workforce and what Government can do to enhance the adoption of digital technologies, especially among SMEs.

  • Why attend?
  • Make UK in partnership with Rockwell Automation: Leadership Summit – Resetting UK Manufacturing. 

    Digital technologies have been catapulted to the forefront of manufacturing operations with processes that might have taken five years to change now being adopted in five months.

    This webinar will give attendees the chance to hear from experts in the field on the following topics:

    • How digital technologies can be adopted through the manufacturing process for companies of all sizes?
    • What will the new manufacturing system look like and how will you work with your supply chain?
    • What skills will be needed by your workforce of the future and how do you build a digital culture within your company?
  • Who should attend?
  • Senior, 
    decision makers
    all sectors, especially auto, aero, food and drink

  • More details 
  • Speakers

    • Chair: Nick Peters, freelance journalist, UKmfgmedia and ZenootTV
    • Stephen Phipson, CBE, Make UK CEO 
    • Professor Sam Turner, Chief Technology Officer, HVM Digital Catapult 
    • Phillipa Glover, MD of CNC Robotics, 
    • Donna Edwards, MD, The Growth Company 
    • Emmanuelle Camus, Senior Vice President Strategic Alliances EMEAI, PTC 
    • Mike Loughran, CTO UK & Ireland, Rockwell Automation