The NEAA is focused on both delivering and supporting a series of networking events that are relevant to the automotive sector and the wider manufacturing industry. This list details both NEAA organised events as well as member and partner events.



  • NEAA Showcase with Advanced Electric Machines

    30/09/2020 10:30 AM30/09/2020 11:30 AM

    Join us for a unique opportunity to learn more about award winning Advanced Electric Machines (AEM) who design and manufacture electric motors and drive technologies. Hear how Government funding has played an integral part in their growth and success to date, including their current involvement in a three-year Innovate UK funded programme with Bentley Motors that promises to transform electric vehicle powertrains.


  • The Journey of a Trainee I How to develop highly performing staff

    01/10/2020 10:00 AM01/10/2020 11:00 AM

    Spitfire Consultancy & Training Ltd will explain how they have successfully developed and implemented their Strategic Training Programmes across industries worldwide via a unique approach to full employee lifecycle skills & thinking development.


  • Packaging Challenges Webinar with Taylor Packaging and Zerust

    06/10/2020 10:00 AM06/10/2020 11:00 AM

    The NEAA, Taylor Packaging and Zerust are working in partnership to address the packaging challenges faced by the automotive industry. Join us on 6th October at the virtual Packaging Challenges masterclass to see how we can offer innovative ideas to improve efficiency and help to reduce costs.


  • NEAA Virtual NEtwork - October

    22/10/2020 9:30 AM22/10/2020 11:00 AM

    Join the virtual NEAA members networking event in October to hear more about the latest industry news and opportunities, engage with fellow cluster participants and talk to the NEAA team. 


  • North East Automotive Expo 2020

    02/12/2020 9:00 AM02/12/2020 3:00 PM

    The North East Automotive Expo 2020 will return to the Beacon of Light, Sunderland on the rescheduled date of Wednesday 2nd December 2020. The event has proved itself as the North East's exemplar exhibition for the automotive sector and last year brought in record numbers from across the UK and beyond.