Upcoming SWMAS Events

We design, deliver and support events and workshops that are tailored to meet the needs of manufacturers. Many of our events are free.
A selection of our partner and stakeholder events can be found at the end of this page...

Date —
26th February 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
University of South Wales, Treforest, Pontypridd, CF37 1DL
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Getting Ready for HPC: find where your company's capabilities fit, and who your potential customers are within the Hinkley Point C project. 
Date —
6th March 2019
Time —
09:00 - 13:30
Venue —
Bristol and Bath Science Park, Bristol, BS16 7FR
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Bid Preparation: designed for companies wanting to supply the Hinkley Point C project - improve your chance of being invited to tender for a contract.
Date —
7th March 2019
Time —
9.30am-4pm
Venue —
Bodmin, Cornwall
Cost —
*Fully funded
Summary —
  Improve your business' productivity and efficiency
Date —
14th March 2019
Time —
09.00am - 1.30pm
Venue —
Bristol and Bath Science Park, Bristol, BS16 7FR
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Preparing to Deliver: make sure you know what to communicate with your Hinkley Point C customer, and when.
Date —
26th March 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
University of South Wales, Treforest, Pontypridd, CF37 1DL
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Bid Preparation: designed to help you gain an understanding of the NEC3 contracts.
Date —
26th March 2019
Time —
10:00-15:00
Venue —
Bristol Robotics Laboratory
Cost —
*Fully funded
Summary —
A practical two-day intro to robotics and the opportunities they can present for your business.
Date —
4th April 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
Bristol and Bath Science Park, Bristol, BS16 7FR
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Understanding HPC: an introduction to Hinkley Point C for companies interested in supplying the project during its construction phase
Date —
10th April 2019
Time —
09:00 - 13:30
Venue —
Malpas Court, Newport, NP20 6AD
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Bid Preparation: a workshop designed to help assess your current business practices and review your pricing strategy to minimie risk and assist in maximising profits. 
Date —
30th April 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
The Hive, Weston-Super-Mare, BS24 8EE
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Getting Ready for HPC: a workshop designed to help suppliers create innovative ways of collaborating with other companies 
Date —
15th May 2019
Time —
09:30 - 13:00
Venue —
Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, TA6 4FJ
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Preparing to Deliver: a workshop aimed at production and quality staff to ensure they have the right tools and techniques to deliver "Right First Time"
Date —
21st May 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, TA6 4FJ
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Getting Ready for HPC: created for companies wanting to win contract opportunities with Hinkley Point C and elsewhere.
Date —
6th June 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, TA6 4FJ
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Bid Preparation: designed for companies wanting to supply the Hinkley Point C project - improve your chance of being invited to tender for a contract.
Date —
18th June 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, TA6 4FJ
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Getting Ready for HPC: find where your company's capabilities fit, and who your potential customers are within the Hinkley Point C project. 
Date —
27th June 2019
Time —
09:00 - 13:30
Venue —
Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, TA6 4FJ
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Preparing to Deliver: make sure you know what to communicate with your customer, and when.
Date —
11th July 2019
Time —
09:00 - 12:30
Venue —
Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, TA6 4FJ
Cost —
Fully funded*
Summary —
Understanding HPC: an introduction to Hinkley Point C for companies interested in supplying the project during its construction phase