SMAS National Manufacturing Conference

Tuesday 29th May 2018

Conference Dinner

18:30 Drinks Reception

Time: 19:45

Welcome Speeches – Scottish Enterprise/SMAS & Bank of Scotland
Dinner Commencement

Time: 22:00

After Dinner Speaker – Speaker TBD

Wednesday 30th May 2018

Conference Day

07:45 Registration & Networking

Time: 08:30

Conference Chair Welcome – Scottish Enterprise/SMAS
Economic Update – Rhys Herbert, Lloyds Bank
Scottish Government Update – Speaker TBD

Time: 09:15

Keynote: Sarah Jardine, Senior Director of Manufacturing, Optos plc

Time: 09:35

Keynote: Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman, Liberty House Group
10:15 Networking Break, Improvement Rooms & Exhibition
12:00 Workshops (I4, CE, Investment, Business Excellence, Leadership, Skills)
13:00 Networking Lunch, Improvement Rooms & Exhibition
14:00 Workshops (I4, CE, Investment, Business Excellence, Leadership, Skills)

Time: 15:00

Keynote: Professor Juergen Maier, CEO, Siemens plc

Time: 15:45

Closing Remarks – Nick Shields, Director, Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service