Supporting UK Composites

Regional Roadshow: North West

This event from Composites UK is organised in partnership with the National Composites Centre and supported by NCCEF. It is designed to showcase innovations, opportunities for fibre-reinforced composites and business support available to companies in this region.


09:30    Registration

10:00    Welcome & Housekeeping

10:05    Composites UK – Supporting the UK Composites Industry - Stella Job, Composites UK

10:20   Department for International Trade – Export Support for the North West - Kevin Finucane – Department for International Trade
10:30    Greater Manchester Growth Hub – Passionate about Growth, Innovation and Business - Peter Gaunt, Business Growth Hub

10:40    Opportunities with the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce - Emma Parr, GMCC

10:50    R&D Tax Credits – Claiming What You’re Due - Shenal Wijetunge, GovGrant

11:05    The SME Support Programme – From Concept to Commercialisation - Nigel Satterly, National Composites Centre

11:25    Break

11:50    Case Study: 3D Woven Composites - Prasad Potluri, NCCEF

12:10    Case Study: The NADCAP Accreditation Process - Richard Holcroft & David Hughes, Teledyne CML

12:25     Case Study: The Benefits of Collaborative Projects - Gerard Turk, Sigmatex

12:40     Case Study: Working to the Future through Apprenticeships - Stephen Dyer & Ben Freeman, Safran Nacelles

12:55    Lunch, networking and close


Registration is open via the link below. A small charge to cover admin fees and catering is applicable.

  • Composites UK Members: £30.00 (Members should login to reveal the discounted rate. Contact us with any issues)
    Check if your company is a member here.
  • National Composites Centre Members: £30.00 (NCC Members use code NCCNW on the next page to obtain the discount)
  • Non-Members: £60.00

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