SMMT Events

Regional Forum

SMMT’s Regional Forum will be held at the STEAM, Museum of Great Western Railway, Swindon on Thursday 15 March.

The SMMT Regional Forum will focus on opportunities for UK automotive companies in the South of England, as well as insights and guidance on the potential impact of Brexit on the sector.

Content includes a range of expert presentations from speakers including Honda, Auto Analysis and SMMT CEO Mike Hawes.

This is a must attend event for those looking to network with key contacts within the UK automotive sector. Over 150 delegates from OEMs, tier 1, medium and small suppliers are expected to attend.

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Last Regional Forum (November 2017)

SMMT’s Regional Forum North was held at the Bolton Whites Hotel.

The SMMT Regional Forum focused on opportunities for UK automotive companies in the North of England, with 175 delegates from OEMs, tier 1, medium and small suppliers in attendance, as well as 27 SMMT member exhibitors.

November 2017 – Slides

NW focus on automotive – Philip Cox, Chief Executive, Cheshire and Warrington LEP
Opportunities in the NW – David Hall, Purchasing Manager, Bentley
Production Outlook – Ian Henry, Director, Auto Analysis
SMMT Update on Brexit – Mike Hawes, CEO, SMMT
Preparing for Brexit – Nathan McArdle, Manager of Advanced Development Programs, BorgWarner
Preparing for Brexit – Helen Foord, Head of Government Relations & Public Policy, Vauxhall

Who Attended

To view a list of companies who attended – click here

Highlights from the Regional Forum