Wed, 25 Sep 2019 12:00:00 GMTWed, 25 Sep 2019 15:30:00 GMT

 
RTC North, Sunderland, SR5 3XB - Wednesday 25th September 2019 - 12:00 – 15:30

Supply Chain North East (of which NEAA is a delivery partner) are working with WMG to support UK manufacturers that are currently supplying or have an interest in supplying to the EV sector.

Do you want to:
  • Find out about the current electric vehicle (EV) market and growing opportunities for component suppliers?
  • Hear from companies who have moved into this market?
  • Find out about the support available to help you become part of the EV supply chain?
The Ready for Electrification programme will:
  • Develop a UK supply base for the current and future EV market
  • Offer practical and technical support to businesses
  • Connect the whole supply chain from SME to OEM
  • Help UK manufacturers to understand the challenges and get ready for the opportunities
  • Open to NEAA members and Supply Chain North East programme participants.
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Agenda:

Time

Session

Speakers

12:00– 12:45
Arrival, registration, lunch & networking
All
12:45– 13:00
Supply Chain North East Welcome
Event Welcome
Paul Butler
Simon Garwood
13:00 – 13:15
The EV Market: Growth and Opportunities
Martin Dowson
13:15 – 13:30
Opportunities for chemical companies in automotive battery manufacture
Adam Chase
13:30– 13:50
Industry Presentation: AVID Technology Group
Ryan Maughan
13:50– 13:55
Introduction to the SMMT
John McLellan-Grant
13:55 – 14:10
Ready for Electrification Project
Caroline Guest
14:10 – 14:30
Q&A
All Speakers
14:30 – 15:30
Networking

Open to NEAA members and Supply Chain North East programme participants.

BOOK HERE