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The presentation will involve the participation of Top Italian Manufacturers, the Italian and British academic world, end users, importers, distributors, specifiers of metalworking machinery and robotics with a focus on automotive, aerospace, composite materials, shipbuilding, and healthcare sectors.


9.00 Registration

9.30 Opening remarks

Welcome addresses and introduction about the role of manufacturing industries and the trend in the next 20 years in Italy and UK

Raffaele Trombetta, H.E. the Ambassador of Italy

Greg Clark, Rt Hon. Secretary of State for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy*

Massimo Carboniero, Chairman of UCIMU-SISTEMI PER PRODURRE

Paul O’Donnell, Head of External Affairs of MTA-The Manufacturing Technologies Association

9.50 Advanced Manufacturing: Italy & UK, a strategic partnership

The Italian Government support to the factory 4.0 and the UK new industrial strategy in the manufacturing sectors.

Moderator: Will Stirling

Stefano Firpo, General Director for Industrial policy, competitiveness and SMEs - Italian Ministry of Economic Development

Keith Hodgkinson, Deputy Director Manufacturing, Defence and Marine at the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy


Event date: 
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 -
09:30 to 17:30