Events

The SC21 Achieving Supply Chain Excellence events are aimed at helping you to improve your business in the global Supply Chain. These events provide an excellent networking opportunity and give attendees the chance to meet with the ADS SC21 project team, representatives from SMEs, primes and Government. The agenda usually covers:

  • Senior industry key note speakers
  • UK industry performance award presentations
  • Updates on major industry growth and innovation projects
  • SC21 programme update
  • A focused networking opportunity to meet senior supply chain companies
  • Case study examples of best practice from industry.

Upcoming events

 

ADS is proud to announce that the next SC21 Achieving Supply Chain Excellence (ASCE) Event will take place at the exciting Farnborough Air Show on Thursday 19 July 2018.

In order to participate to this event, you will need:

  1. To book your attendance at the ASCE event at this link (free of charge). Initially, 2 delegates per company and per branch can register – if you would like any more colleagues to attend, please contact Tamsin Thorn, our Event Manager at tamsin.thorn@adsgroup.org.uk and we will place the names on a waiting list.
  2. To have either an exhibitor or trade visitor pass. ADS Member companies can take advantage of our two free trade pass offer or if these have already been redeemed by your company, we are offering 25% off additional trade pass purchases. Find out more. As a non-ADS Member company you can buy trade passes directly via the Farnborough International Airshow website.

Please note that if you are planning to be presented at the award ceremony as an award winner, the deadline to send your submission to the SC21 Project Office is 15 June 2018.

We would also like to remind you that in order to receive industry-wide recognition, your attendance at an event within the validity of the current award period is necessary.

 

PAST EVENTS

 

  • Date: Tuesday and Wednesday 30-31 January 2018
  • Venue: Titanic Centre, Belfast
  • Agenda: Click here  to read the agenda
  • Main Presentation: Click here  to see the main presentation
  • Breakout session presentation
    • New Technologies (NATEP) – Harriet Wollerton, ADS Group; Michael Curran, Bombardier; Peter Quigley, CCP Gransden; Pat Doyle, Invest Northern Ireland: Click here to see it (available in the next few days)
    • Best Practices – John Irwin, Denroy Plastics: Click here to see it
    • Counterfeit Avoidance – Alan Ovens, Leonardo MW: Click here to see it
    • Business Ethics – John Burbidge-King, Interchange Solutions: Click here to see it
  • Photographs: Click here to see the photos of the event
  • Press release: Click here to read the press release
  • BBC Five Live radio cast: Click here to listen to it at 17:50 (BBC iPlayer login required).
  • How would you rate your experience? Please participate to our Survey to leave your feedback about the January 2018 event.

 

   
  • Date: Tuesday 11 July 2017
  • Venue: KPMG, Bristol, BS1 4BE, South West England
  • Agenda: Click here to read the agenda
  • Main Presentation: Click here (part 1) and here (part 2) to see the main presentation
  • Links to the reports that were mentioned in the KPMG presentations: Brexit Navigator, UK CEO Outlook 2017, Industry 4.0: Beyond the Hype
  • Breakout session presentation – Maximising the value of your Supply Chain: Click here to see it
  • Breakout session presentation – Manufacturing Excellence: Click here to see it
  • Breakout session presentation – Ensuring your business operates Ethically: Click here to see it
  • Breakout session presentation – European Union General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR)
  • Photographs: Click here to see the photos of the event
  • Press release: Click here to read the press release
  • Date: Wednesday 29 March 2017
  • Venue: The SSE Swalec, Cardiff, CF11 9XR, South Wales
  • Agenda: Click here to read the agenda
  • Photographs: Click here to see the photos of the event
  • Presentation: Click here to see the presentations
  • Press release: Click here to read it
  • Date: Tuesday 8 November 2016
  • Venue: The Manufacturing Technology Centre, Pilot Way, Ansty Park, Coventry, CV7 9JU
  • Agenda: Click here to read the agenda
  • Photographs: Click here to see the photos of the event
  • Presentation: Click here to see the presentation
  • Venue: Farnborough Air Show
  • Photographs: Click here to see the photos of the event
  • Presentation: Click here to see the presentation