The SME Supply Chain during Brexit w/ Gavin Lambert, Director of Advanced Manufacturing at BEIS
Join Gavin Lambert, Director of Advanced Manufacturing, at BEIS and Anna Kretz, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Operations at Boeing for perspectives on ensuring the SME supply chain throughout Brexit.
The session will include insight from both the public and private sector. Gavin Lambert will discuss how BEIS views potential impacts to the supply chain, and the advice being provided to businesses as we prepare to leave the European Union and develop our new trading relationship. In this session you will hear from industry, on how they are looking to mitigate any risks to supply chain throughout our exit from the EU. You will get an insight into:
- What large organisations can be doing to support their supply chain
- The key messages from BEIS on the advance manufacturing supply chain and developing negotiation positions
- How the supply chain itself is currently preparing for Brexit
The session will also include insight from Anna Kretz, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Operations at Boeing who will also give the industry perspective on how the they have been preparing their supply chain for Brexit, share the challenges and opportunities they have faced in doing this, and share some thoughts on how Boeing’s UK operation will function in the future outside the European Union.