Tag Archives: Advanced manufacturing

Not Difficult, Just Different – Doncaster Export Event

The event is part of a joint initiative between UKTI Yorkshire and Humber, the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, Business Doncaster and Doncaster Chamber of Commerce and aims to help grow the Doncaster economy by helping every business fulfil their export potential. Continue reading

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Focus on Canada

2016 will see the first ever trade mission headed up by the Master Cutler, organised by the International Trade Forum. This event will inform on the opportunities that exist for UK companies in Canada. Hosted by the Master Cutler, Craig … Continue reading

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Sport Tech Match 2015

The Chambers of Commerce, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, Enterprise Europe Network Netherlands and co-organizers invite you to the SportTechMatch 2015, an international matchmaking event that will be organised on 3 July 2015 in the wake of the start of the Tour de France (‘Grand Départ’) in Utrecht, the Netherlands (4-5 July 2015).
The Tour de France is the biggest annual sports event in the world and it combines tradition with the latest innovations in several areas.
The SportTechMatch will comprise the TOURlab and SportTechMatch business meetings. The intention will be to establish international partnerships between companies, especially small and mediumsized enterprises, and between companies, researchers and technologists. Continue reading

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The Future of Rail Conference

If you want to hear about the latest technological innovations from some of the leading players in the industry and learn how the future of High Speed Rail is shaping up, then this conference is for you. Continue reading

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Cutlery ‘must be Made in Sheffield’

Commons catering chiefs claim it costs too much to maintain silver cutlery and insist a new £17,000 stainless steel set – made in Vietnam or Taiwan – will not ‘compromise class or elegance’.

A report accepted by the Commons Administration Committee says the move will save £50,000 in costs including sharpening, burnishing, repair and replacement over the next five years.

But any switch to stainless steel should be to cutlery that is Made in Sheffield, angry manufacturers say. Continue reading

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How next generation Silicon Valley will boost South Yorkshire

The advanced manufacturing innovation district will grow from the existing University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Catcliffe, and the wider Advanced Manufacturing Park at Waverley. Continue reading

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Developing Britain’s Mittelstand

The German British Forum with Stirling Media presents the next GBF conference, a forum to meet peers, discuss ideas about training, funding and exports for mid-sized companies, and for UK companies to find routes to market in Germany. Continue reading

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Devolution to help Sheffield finally punch its weight

Sheffield Council says it is proud to have agreed this deal with the Government. It says it is on Sheffield’s terms and the content has been driven by the needs of the local economy. It says the deal is not about Sheffield giving powers away to higher authorities, but about the city getting more control over powers currently the responsibility of central Government.
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AMRC head outlines £80m-turnover ambition

Professor Keith Ridgway, executive dean of the University of Sheffield AMRC with Boeing, laid out the plans to representatives of some of the world’s best known advanced manufacturing companies. Continue reading

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Opportunities in Canada Event

Creative Sheffield, in partnership with representatives from four Canadian provinces, are hosting a free to attend lunchtime event for companies to explore opportunities for doing business with and in Canada. The event will focus on partnership opportunities in sectors where each province is … Continue reading

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