This week sees a timely reminder of the MTA’s Annual Forecast Seminar, an opportunity to consider trends and likely influences in the manufacturing technologies sector in the months ahead. The event will be held at The University of Warwick on 8 November and members are urged to secure places to avoid disappointment.
Other news this week focuses on services to exporters and upcoming business opportunities. The Foreign & Commonwealth Office in partnership with UKTI has launched Overseas Business Risk, a topical information source on risk for exporters. The UKTI, for its part, is promoting a webinar on manufacturing opportunities in India and has provided updated contact details. Registration for the webinar is by 26 October. Details have also been received about the INTEC 2013 Indian industrial machine tools event and the Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Expo 2013 in Mumbai.
In the UK, there is news of the Motor Driven Systems Conference on 8 November in Solihull. The event will focus on helping UK businesses make energy savings.
There is also a roundup of key economic data prepared by the MTA’s statistician, Geoff Noon.
Have a good weekend.