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National Manufacturing Debate

2014 theme: UK Manufacturing Productivity.

Now into its fifth successful year, this annual event hosted by Cranfield University brings together manufacturing professionals from a range of sectors to discuss and debate current challenges in the industry. The event is designed to encourage networking and collaboration across the sector to enable continued and long-term growth.

Prior to the Debate day, delegates are able to take part in tours and demonstrations of Cranfield’s impressive facilities and current research. On the day, following a range of presentations from keynote speakers, the National Manufacturing Debate takes place.

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Manufacturing Productivity
  • Debate Programme

    Information on speakers and content of the National Manufacturing Debate 2014.

  • Previous Debates

    National Manufacturing Debate 2013

    Read about the themes, speakers and content of the four previous National Manufacturing Debates.

  • Videos

    View presentations with keynote speakers from the 2014 Manufacturing Debate, catch up on interviews from previous years, and follow us on Twitter.

  • Contact us

    Patrick McLaughlin
    T: +44 (0)1234 750111 Ext. 5484
    Cranfield University
    MK43 0AL