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

 

SC21 February 2019 Event

  • Date: Thursday 7 February 2019
  • Venue: National Conference Centre, Solihull
  • Link to book your attendance: Click here

Please note that the cut-off date to get a performance standard award for the next event is 7th January 2019.

 

PAST EVENTS

 

  • Date: Thursday 19 July 2018
  • Venue: Innovate 1, Media Centre, Farnborough Airshow
  • Agenda: Click here  to read the agenda
  • Presentation: Click here  to see the presentation
  • Video case studies (A&G Precision, Moyola and Denroy): Available soon
  • Photographs: Click here to see the photos of the event
  • Press release: Click here to read the press release
  • Article on Prime Minister announcing £20 million funding for productivity: Click here to read the article
  • We value your feedback: Please participate to our Survey to leave your feedback about the July 2018 event.
  • FINN video highlights of Farnborough Airshow 2018: Link 1 and link 2.

 

  • 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