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Keep up to date with the latest news in advanced manufacturing

Welcome to the AMF Expertise Exchange: Knowledge section of the website where you can stay up to date with the latest news from the AMF and our members. Here you will also find member collaboration stories, and practical advice and insights from industry experts.

May 26th 2021

Manufacturing forum asserts its position as a voice to the manufacturing community with new board appointments

The Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF) has appointed a new Chair and two Vice-Chairs to support its new

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December 18th 2019

A Review of 2019 by AMF Chairman Ian Fawdon

AMF Chairman, Ian Fawdon looks back over 2019 to share his insight on member opportunities at the

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June 14th 2019

NEW FORUM FOR AMF MEMBERS

We are delighted to announce that we are launching a new quarterly forum for AMF members, The

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November 29th 2018

The AMF Appoints New Forum Manager to Drive Regional Growth

 We are pleased to announce that we have appointed a new forum manager to strengthen our foothold

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November 16th 2018

PROUD TO WELCOME A NEW BOARD MEMBER

The AMF is proud to announce that we have appointed Paul Wilson to our strategic board, to

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May 29th 2018

AMF welcomes new preferred supplier, Synergy

The Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF) is proud to welcome business transformation specialist, Synergy, as a preferred supplier.

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May 15th 2018

IIRSM North East and Cumbria Branch Launch

The IIRSM is inviting AMF members to the launch of its first North East and Cumbria Branch

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April 26th 2018

AMF to exhibit at Manufacturing & Engineering 2018

We are pleased to announce the AMF will be exhibiting at this year’s Manufacturing and Engineering North

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January 25th 2018

Top tips for networking success

The AMF hosts a range of exciting and informative events, including monthly meetings and a quarterly: Marketing

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November 29th 2017

MANUFACTURING FORUM LAUNCHES SUCCESSFUL PROCUREMENT EVENT

We successfully launched our first procurement event which was held at Jarrow Hall in South Tyneside on

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November 7th 2017

MANUFACTURING MARKET SET TO ENCOURAGE SECTOR GROWTH

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our first interactive procurement event, which aims

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October 20th 2017

THE AMF CONTINUES TO GROW…

We’re proud to announce that Durham-based Reprotec Group, a leading surface protection specialist in the North East,

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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.

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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