This event is delivered by Access Innovation.
With digital having a greater impact on almost every aspect of the business world, we have brought together some fabulous speakers from academia, industry, business support and world-known retail brands to tell us about their experiences of embedding digital at the core of a textile manufacturing business.
Great ideas combined with a pinch of creativity have a serious chance to lead to a ground-breaking innovation. Dive deep into modern manufacturing, supply chain management, business processes and learn how digital has transformed the way forward-thinking companies operate and grow.
Using Textile manufacture as the lens, you’ll learn principals and approaches that can cross-sector boundaries and inspire you to create world-class businesses in the heart of Yorkshire.
Textiles fuelled the first industrial revolution, learn how it takes a leading role in the fourth ...
12:30-13.00 Registration, lunch and networking
13.00 – 13.10 Welcome and introductions - RTC North
13.10 – 13.30 Meeting the Digital Challenge - Prof. Parik Goswami, University of Huddersfield
13.30 – 13.50 The Access Innovation Programme - RTC North
13.50 – 14.10 The LEP Supply Chain Programme - Steve Gregory, University of Huddersfield
14.10 – 14.30 The Future Fashion Factory - Sue Rainton, University of Leeds
14:30 – 14:50 Digitalising the Production Process - Hareesh Kallambella, Burberry
14.50 – 15:10 4 Manufacturing Tool - Bill Macbeth, TCoE
15:10 – 15.20 Closing remarks - RTC North
15.00 – 15.45 Networking
Mar 25, 2019