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Our Events

Connect with and learn from leading industry experts

Our events provide expert insights, practical tips, and advice on specialised areas relevant to the manufacturing and engineering industry.

Upcoming Events

22/05/2024

9:00 am

Technology Forum

AMF Cyber Bites Breakfast event at ITC Services

29/05/2024

12:00 pm

Technology Forum

AMF – Smart Cities (City of Sunderland) – Autonomous Shuttles

05/06/2024

9:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF HR Forum – The challenges of recruitment and retention – a round table discussion

12/06/2024

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Club – Working Lunch

19/06/2024

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

AMF – Technology – “Innovating the Training Experience”

Past Events

15/05/2024

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF; May Monthly Meeting

08/05/2024

12:00 pm

Business Improvement Forum

AMF visit to Akzo Nobel, Ashington

25/04/2024

9:30 am

Making Owt

Let’s Torque & Walk – South Shields

17/04/2024

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF; April Monthly Meeting

11/04/2024

4:00 pm

Other Event

AMF Social at 3 Sixty Piano Bar, Hadrian’s Tower, Newcastle

04/04/2024

10:00 am

Other Event

AMF Wellbeing – Let’s Torque & Walk; Newcastle Quayside

27/03/2024

12:00 pm

Process Improvement Forum

AMF Process Improvement Forum – Problem Solving made Simple

27/03/2024

10:00 am

Webinar

AMF Member Event – Mastering Your Mailbox with ITC Service

26/03/2024

10:00 am

Webinar

AMF Partner event – Ward Hadaway HR Team

20/03/2024

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF; March Monthly Meeting

13/03/2024

9:30 am

Other Event

AMF site tour to AMBIC Manufacturing

01/03/2024

Other Event

Airport Behind The Scenes Tour

29/02/2024

10:00 am

Webinar

AMF Partner Ward Hadaway Webinar: Promoting Inclusivity in the Workplace – A case study in manufacturing

28/02/2024

10:00 am

Webinar

Webinar: Cyberthreats are evolving. It’s time to consider human-led threat hunting

21/02/2024

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Club – Working Lunch – Marketing effectiveness – Do you really know what works for your business?

15/02/2024

2:00 pm

Other Event

AMF at Newcastle College Rail Academy -Tyne and Wear Metro Fleet Transition

13/02/2024

10:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Menopause in the workplace!

24/01/2024

9:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Business Support Event – Who’s what? – Where’s who?

11/01/2024

8:30 am

Other Event

AMF Breakfast Roundtable – This time it’s personnel!

12/12/2023

12:00 pm

Business Improvement Forum

AMF HR Forum; Neurodiversity – An opportunity to increase your knowledge A safe space for discussion – no “stupid questions”

08/12/2023

9:00 am

Making Owt

Making Owt Exhibition 2023 ‘Meet Your Maker’ – The Exhibitors Exhibition!

28/11/2023

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF -Bacon & Egg-onomics – Northumbria University with the Bank of England & AMF Partners – Autumn Budget Breakdown

22/11/2023

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Forum – Working Lunch – Prepping for 2024

08/11/2023

10:00 am

Other Event

Responsive Engineering – Skills Event (Open to educational establishments only)

07/09/2023

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Club – ‘Working Lunch’ – Linked In and Your Online Presence

27/06/2023

10:00 am

Process Improvement Forum

AMF Process Improvement Forum – Recruitment to Retirement, Journey of an Employee

23/06/2023

10:00 am

Other Event

International Women in Engineering Day Event

21/06/2023

10:00 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF Meeting – Sustainability, Net Zero & Decarbonisation @ BTS Facades & Fabrications

13/06/2023

8:30 am

Other Event

AMF Partner Event – Business Immigration Roundtable with Ward Hadaway at AV Dawson; Port of Middlesbrough

24/05/2023

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting @ Press on Vinyl

18/05/2023

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Club – Working Lunch – The Importance of Measuring Internal Comms as a KPI

27/04/2023

4:45 pm

Other Event

AMF; Northumbria University – Special Guest Panel Event

19/04/2023

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – National Glass Centre and Port of Sunderland Tour

29/03/2023

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Breakfast event – Bacon & Egg-onomics – Following the spring budget

15/03/2023

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Cobots Online

09/03/2023

12:00 pm

Business Improvement Forum

AMF – Menopause, The Last Wellbeing Taboo?

15/02/2023

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting at Griffith Textile Machines

09/02/2023

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Breakfast – Mental Health & Manufacturing – Let’s Torque about it!

12/01/2023

10:00 am

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Forum – Responsive Engineering, Scotswood Road, Newcastle

11/01/2023

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Breakfast Roundtable – This time it’s personnel!

21/12/2022

2:00 pm

Making Owt

Making Owt – Sunderland City Hall, plus social event

15/12/2022

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-peer Breakfast – Sustainability & Net Zero – at Siemens, Hebburn, South Tyneside

07/12/2022

12:00 pm

Other Event

AMF Meeting – Attracting Talent into Engineering – Tyne Met College

01/12/2022

2:00 pm

Webinar

ESG – (Environmental, Social, and Governance) – A Commercial Advantage – Engage Your Teams & Celebrate Your Value

16/11/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – EBAC site visit and tour

10/11/2022

12:00 pm

Technology Forum

AR, VR, HUGE Screens, plus some food, networking and tour and presentation of some of the latest technology available.

20/10/2022

6:30 pm

Other Event

Open North Foundation Business Networking Event

19/10/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Tyne Coast College – Attracting Talent Into Engineering

13/10/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer to Peer Roundtable Breakfast – HR; Retention & Recruitment

06/10/2022

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Breakfast Event – Equality, Diversity & Inclusivity; Positive Action

27/09/2022

9:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Business Support Morning

21/09/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tharsus; site tour

20/07/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – BTS Facades & Fabrications

14/07/2022

8:30 am

Process Improvement Forum

AMF Process Improvement Forum

06/07/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Breakfast Networking @ RTC North

23/06/2022

10:00 am

Other Event

Women in Engineering Day

15/06/2022

8:30 am

Making Owt

Making Owt – Manufacturer Matchmaking Exhibition

09/06/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-Peer Breakfast Networking @ Phoenix Steel

25/05/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tracerco; Innovation & Diversification; Site Tour

19/05/2022

9:30 am

Technology Forum

AMF – Cyber Security Event with North East Cyber Protect Network

05/05/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer to Peer Breakfast Networking @ Tharsus

27/04/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF visits Wilton Group – Re-Energising North East Manufacturers for Export Growth

07/04/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-Peer Breakfast Networking

16/03/2022

11:15 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF visit the Port of Tyne to hear the latest on Offshore opportunities and Logistics

10/03/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Peer-to-peer Breakfast Networking

02/03/2022

10:00 am

Process Improvement Forum

AMF Process Improvement – Lean Workshop – Full Day event

03/02/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Breakfast Networking P2P roundtable discussion – Labour market issues, wage increase, and inflation – What are you doing?

26/01/2022

Marketing Forum

AMF Marketing Forum – Is your marketing in shape for 2022?

24/01/2022

10:30 am

Webinar

AMF Webinar – Introduction to Scale Up North East

18/01/2022

8:30 am

Webinar

AMF Webinar – Introduction to Scale Up North East

15/12/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Port of Tyne – Offshore Opportunities – Logistics – Site Tour

01/12/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF – GDPR – What You Need To Know Now – with Ward Hadaway

26/11/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar: Self-Confidence for Success

19/11/2021

9:30 am

Webinar

Bank of England gives us a view on their latest Monetary Policy Report & a look back at the Autumn Budget and what it means for the North East

17/11/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

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

11/11/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Business Improvement Forum – Facing recruitment challenges? – Webinar

02/11/2021

11:30 am

Process Improvement Forum

Spitfire – Staff development and coaching – Webinar

28/10/2021

9:00 am

Other Event

Managing Organisational Change in a Difficult Environment

25/10/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar: The Science of Mindfulness

20/10/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

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

14/10/2021

1:00 pm

Process Improvement Forum

Staff Development – Coaching

28/09/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar with OptiMe

15/09/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AR Controls – Automation – Site Tour

30/07/2021

1:00 pm

Other Event

Summer Social at One More Than Two Brewing Company

21/07/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Employment Law Update with Ward Hadaway

08/07/2021

1:00 pm

Process Improvement Forum

Performance and Continuous Improvement with Spitfire

06/07/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Brexit Update with MHA Tait Walker

02/06/2021

8:30 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting with Open North Foundation and Guest Speakers

11/05/2021

11:00 am

Webinar

Covid-19 – Vaccinating the workforce

05/05/2021

11:00 am

Webinar

Covid-19 – An Opportunity for a Sustainable Workforce

14/04/2021

1:00 pm

Process Improvement Forum

Process Improvement Group – Strategic Thinking for Manufacturers – A Simple Approach

07/04/2021

8:30 am

Making Owt

Networking for Manufacturers

17/03/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Updates and Developments from Port of Tyne

05/03/2021

10:00 am

Monthly Meeting

UK Economic Overview and Review of 2021 Budget with the Bank of England

25/02/2021

11:00 am

Marketing Forum

Accelerating Digital Transformation

02/12/2020

Marketing Forum

Building your brand and profile – the essentials for PR and to get you seen and heard by the right audiences in 2021

25/11/2020

Marketing Forum

Shaping your marketing strategy and plan – the essentials to put in place to maximise your marketing and get set for 2021

18/11/2020

2:00 pm

Marketing Forum

Measuring your marketing – the essentials to understanding your current position and market potential in 2021

13/10/2020

Webinar

Influencing Behaviour Through Data with MHA Tait Walker

07/10/2020

Monthly Meeting

What you should consider following the Government’s Winter Economic Plan

29/09/2020

Webinar

Diversification and Adapting Your Manufacturing by Tharsus

16/07/2020

Marketing Forum

Enhancing Your Digital Marketing – Building a Strategy for Success

02/07/2020

Marketing Forum

How to Adapt Your Marketing for Business Diversification

24/06/2020

Webinar

Personal Financial Planning during COVID-19

04/06/2020

Marketing Forum

Effective Internal Communications in a Changing Business Landscape

20/05/2020

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Automation, Robotics and VR

14/04/2020

Process Improvement Forum

Leadership and Communication During Covid-19

09/04/2020

Webinar

How to Avoid Risks in Customer Agreements and Supply Chains during Covid-19

07/04/2020

2:00 pm

Webinar

A Practical and Psychological Response to Covid-19

24/03/2020

9:30 am

Monthly Meeting

Advanced Manufacturing Forum – “Know How” – Incoterms – International Trade

18/03/2020

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting with the Bank of England

05/03/2020

8:30 am

Process Improvement Forum

Visual Management

27/02/2020

Marketing Forum

The AMF Marketing Club – The importance of a strong brand

20/02/2020

Other Event

Panel Beaters – Panel Discussion with Q&A – “The New Political Climate”

29/11/2019

Marketing Forum

Marketing for Growth and Expansion

20/11/2019

Monthly Meeting

November Monthly Meeting – Akzo Nobel

06/11/2019

Marketing Forum

How to Transform your Marketing for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)

16/10/2019

Monthly Meeting

October Monthly Meeting – Waste Management

10/10/2019

Process Improvement Forum

Process Improvement Group – Practical Process Mapping

18/09/2019

Monthly Meeting

Taking Care of Your Water Infrastructure – NWG

15/05/2019

Monthly Meeting

May Monthly Meeting: Supply Chain Efficiency

20/03/2019

Monthly Meeting

March Monthly Meeting – Women in Manufacturing and Engineering

20/02/2019

Monthly Meeting

February Monthly Meeting

16/01/2019

Monthly Meeting

January Monthly Meeting

19/12/2018

Monthly Meeting

December Monthly Meeting – The Future of the Automotive Sector

04/12/2018

8:30 am

Other Event

AMF Awards Masterclass

20/12/2017

Monthly Meeting

December Monthly Meeting

15/11/2017

Marketing Forum

How to create an award winning submission

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