EEF Chief Economist Lee Hopley examines the key findings of the latest Manufacturing Outlook survey for Q4, produced in partnership with BDO. Guests include BDO's Head of Manufacturing Tom Lawton and EEF economist Martyn Jenkins.
EEF's Martin Strutt, Rockwell's Mark Bottomley, and Oracle's Vikram Singla discuss how manufacturers are adapting their workplaces to take advantage of new technologies and using digitisation to improve productivity.
Martin Strutt, 4IR expert at EEF, the manufacturers' organisation, and Nigel Mackie, Head of Business Development at MASS, a cyber security consultant, discuss why manufacturers of all sizes should be concerned with the threat of cyber security - particularly in the age of the Internet of Things, Big Data and the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
4IR consultant Martin Strutt shares what he's learned talking to UK manufacturers and touring their facilities. What are their concerns and goals when it comes to the Fourth Industrial Revolution? How should they get started?
Manufacturers have taken the continued political upheaval and uncertainty at home in their stride, taking advantage of the improved global outlook, particularly in the eurozone, and the resulting synchronised upswing in exports, according to the EEF/BDO Q3 2017 Manufacturing Outlook survey. EEF Chief Economist Lee Hopley share the key findings.
EEF Chief Economist Lee Hopley is joined by other EEF policy specialists Chris Richards and Hela Mrabet to discuss industrial strategy, why it matters to manufacturers, devolution and sector deals. This latest podcast coincides with the release of a new Industrial Strategy factcard from EEF that you can read at eef.org.uk/industrialstrategy
British manufacturers are continuing to enjoy a surge in performance on the back of a synchronised upswing in global markets according to the Q2 2017 EEF/BDO Manufacturing Outlook. On this latest podcast, EEF Chief Economist Lee Hopley explains more about these positive results.
The latest EEF Manufacturing Outlook report, sponsored by BDO, has yielded positive results for the beginning of 2017 across all manufacturing sectors. Join EEF Chief Economist Lee Hopley as she looks at the driving forces behind this positive start to the year.
On the latest Manufacturing on the hop, EEF Chief Economist Lee Hopley examines the key ambitions of UK manufacturers as detailed in the new EEF/NatWest report 'Manufacturing Ambitions'. She also explains what is needed to support these ambitions in the form of a robust Industrial Strategy. Lee is also joined by Richard Hill, NatWest head of automotive and manufacturing, and Hiten Sonpal, Lombard Head of Specialist Sectors.