Supply Chain Connect 2015
UK SMEs continually struggle to break into the OEM supply chains that dominate the UK industry. For ensured business success, securing the support and contracts of Tier One firms is imperative.
Supply Chain Connect brings SME manufacturers and suppliers in direct contact with OEMs, such as, Bentley Motors, JCB, Unipart, HS2, Alstom & Briggs Automotive, helping you to establish stronger relationships and new business ventures.
Attend this Meet the Supplier Meet the Buyer event on 7-8 October, at No1. Mann Island Liverpool, and gain vital insights and advice to strengthen your position in the supply chain market.
Confirmed buyers include:
Aintree University Hospital NHS Trust – national health care service
Briggs Automotive Company Ltd – sports car
JCB – makes loaders, excavators, telescopic handlers, rough terrain forklifts, high speed tractors
Peel Ports – logistics and shipping
Unipart Rail - Rail supply chain service
High Speed 2 - national rail project
Alstom – Alstom Transport provide rolling stock, signalling, services and infrastructure
Supply Chain Connect will look to foster strong and long-standing relationships between OEMs and SMEs in the UK. The information provided by leading UK firms – the buyers – will reveal expert insight into what is necessary for the development of a stronger, interconnected UK industry. The knowledge and new contacts gained at this event will position your company well in the near future, especially as today’s economy tackles competition from low-cost suppliers abroad.
Day One is comprised of keynote speakers, case study presentations, practical workshops and the one-to-one meetings. SMEs will be provided with the necessary knowledge and information to improve their supply chain from well-crafted presentations delivered by experienced professionals and experts.
In the evening there will be a drinks reception for all attendees, to continue networking and discussing in a much more informal and relaxed environment.
Day Two will see a continuation from the previous day’s activities. Beginning with a returning welcome from the event chairman, there will be a few more presentations before moving on to the last round of one-to-one meetings.
The event will finish at 16:00 on the 8 October with closing remarks from our chairman.
Delegates from SMEs:
£295.00 +VAT (50% discount via the Manufacturers Alliance, email to find out more).
Delegates from Tier 1/OEMs attending the event and participating in one to one meetings
Delegates from Tier 1/OEMs attending the event and not participating in one to one meetings
SMEs within the Liverpool City Region may be eligible to have their attendance funded by the Liverpool City Region LEP and Superport Liverpool. LCR LEP includes Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens, Wirral. Please email Janice Mears to confirm eligibility.
Register to attend the event here