Our
Mission

About The AMF

Who We Are

The Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF) is a membership network which brings together the North East of England manufacturing and engineering community to create successful opportunities.

We engage with members and sector experts within the wider business community to exchange ideas and knowledge to generate business growth and success opportunities and to champion advanced manufacturing in the UK.

Sectors we Support

Our Mission

Our Commitment to Members

Vision

To drive sustainable growth, innovation, best practice and collaboration with our members.

Mission

Connect, support and inspire innovation through an approachable and diverse network of manufacturing, engineering and supply chain businesses, to enable responsible and sustainable growth whilst being a trusted and vocal partner that champions the interests of our members and celebrates their successes.

Values

Support

Connect

Collaborate

Share

The AMF’s objectives are:

– To connect manufacturing and engineering businesses, facilitate collaborations and share opportunities to support our members in sustaining and growing their companies.

– To continue expanding our community of passionate sector experts and work together to grow the North East of England manufacturing industry.

– To harness the extensive manufacturing and engineering experience and expertise of our members and partners to create successful opportunities.

– To advocate and educate to establish manufacturing and engineering as attractive, stimulating and rewarding careers for young people.

– To provide a platform for members to collectively share knowledge and engage with the wider business community to exchange ideas, advocate best practices, advance technology, network, educate and inspire change.

The benefits of joining the AMF are extensive and membership is open to all North East of England manufacturing and engineering organisations – become a member now or contact us for more information.

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HOW WE CAN HELP

Connecting manufacturers and providing support to drive collaboration.

The AMF provides an extensive range of benefits, insightful events, and exclusive opportunities to support our members in growing and developing their businesses.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Our events provide expert insights, practical tips and advice on specialised areas

From our Monthly Meetings to our Focused Forums, each of our events sees guest speakers share their real-life experiences and first-hand knowledge of the things that effect your business. With networking and Q&As, our events allow you to connect with and learn from leading industry experts.

Find out more

14/10/2021

1:00 pm

Process Improvement Forum

Staff Development – Coaching

20/10/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Elis – Staff Culture and Adapting to Change and Process Improvement – Site Tour

25/10/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar: The Science of Mindfulness

28/10/2021

11:00 am

Technology Forum

Technology in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC

11/11/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Business Improvement in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC

17/11/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

The Expanded Metal Company – Pioneering Metal Mesh Products for More Than 130 Years – Site Tour

24/11/2021

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

Marketing and Sales Teams Working Together to Drive Results with Horizon Works

26/11/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar: Self-Confidence for Success