Global Manufacturing Festival

17-19 April 2013, Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield AMRC hosts a major conference and trade show on Thursday 18 April as part of the Global Manufacturing Festival.

The conference focuses on opportunities in four key high-value manufacturing sectors: nuclear, renewable energy, aerospace and medical components.

Confirmed speakers from the nuclear industry include Jeff Benjamin of Rolls-Royce and Mike Hawe of Nuclear Engineering Services. Speakers from the renewables industry include Juergen Maier of Siemens and Dave Oswin of MTL Group.

For free registration, visit the Global Manufacturing Festival website.

AMRC will also be taking its Mantra lorry, a travelling exhibition offering a hands-on experience of advanced manufacturing, to the Get up to speed schools event on Wednesday 17 April.