Marcus Burton, Director at Yamazaki Mazak, opened Venturefest with a keynote address, underpinning the success of this 100 year old business, and outlining the future for manufacturing under the current digital revolution.
Two great presentations from two very different companies addressed this theme and excellently demonstrated demand-led innovation in practice, at the latest of the Innovation Alliance WM's series of Innovation and Policy and Practice events on 3 May. First up was Philip Salt, Chief Executive of Salts Healthcare, who charted the company’s history from 1701 as a … Continue reading Continuous innovation to keep long-term business thriving
Since its publication last November the UK Industrial Strategy and the five foundations of productivity from which it is built has been a hot topic of conversation for policy makers and business leaders alike. Industrial Strategy – 5 foundations of productivity The 30th January 2018 saw the launch of the Innovation Alliance for the West … Continue reading Innovation, Place and the Industrial Strategy