Date: 29th May 2015
Location: The Greater Manchester UTC (THE GM), Middleton Road, Oldham, OL9 6DE
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Theme: Business Strategy, Open new markets & Export, Start a business
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We are delighted to have as our guest speaker Robert Wood, Business Unit Director, M&SS Business Unit, Ferranti-Technologies Ltd.
Robert, the company’s Business Unit Director for Manufacturing and Support Services, will talk about the importance of tackling the Four Ds – Distance, Dissonance, Dominance and Discomfort - and the potential risk they pose to successful workplace collaborations.
Robert’s background is in the electronics industry, aerospace and defence, having worked for companies including Fujitsu, Celestica, ICL, including stints abroad in China and the USA. Alongside operations and project management, his broad experience also includes supply chain management and business restructuring.
11.30am - Registration
12.05pm - Welcome - Sue Barnard, Business Growth Hub
12.15pm - Robert Wood, Business Unit Director, M&SS
Business Unit, Ferranti Technologies
12.50pm - EEF
12.55pm - Closing Remarks - OBLG
1.00pm - Lunch and Networking
2.00pm - Event Close