Manufacturing Connect: Manufacturing Trends - the business leaders' perspective on the challenges ahead | EEF

Manufacturing Connect at Silverstone Park: Manufacturing Trends - the business leaders' perspective on the challenges ahead

Our Manufacturing Connect events are hosted at manufacturers' facilities and include a factory tour, enabling best practice and information sharing with your peers.

This upcoming event at Silverstone Park will provide the very latest economic insight, covering all sectors and providing context for current manufacturing trends, including the latest political developments (the forthcoming general election and Brexit).

What you will take away from this event:

  • The latest economic insight
  • A business leaders' perspective into the challenges ahead
  • Opportunities to network and solve problems together
  • An opportunity to share your experiences with EEF and feed into our policy position to assist us in our government lobbying activity on your behalf

Who should attend?

  • CEOs, MDs, Operations/Manufacturing Directors, Finance Directors, Purchasers, HR Directors, Change Managers, Continuous Improvement Leaders, Production Directors, Strategy Directors from manufacturing companies
  • Anyone responsible for delivering business strategy who wants to be kept abreast of current and forecasted market conditions
  • EEF members and non-members

Attend this session if you would like to:

  • Be kept abreast of the latest political and economic - including Brexit - developments
  • Gain a firm grip on the trends affecting the manufacturing sector
  • Make informed decisions affecting the short term and long term strategy of your organisation


Pim van Baarsen, CEO of the Silverstone Technology Cluster


Charlotte Horobin, Interim Midlands and East Region Director, EEF

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09:15 Registration, tea & coffee and networking 
09:30 Welcome and introduction, Charlotte Horobin, EEF Interim Midlands and East Region Director
09:40 Current economic and political landscape and forecasts
10:20 Welcome from Silverstone Park
10:50 Panel discussion and audience debate on key issues - EEF's Charlotte Horobin to chair and close by BDO
11:30 Site tour
12:30 Lunch and networking
13:00 Close

EEF will not normally refuse entry to events, however, it is our policy to not admit competitors of EEF or our host facility into Manufacturing Connect events.

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