Business Clusters West Midlands

Business Clusters West Midlands

Business Clusters West Midlands

Business Clusters West Midlands – Sectors Working Actively Together comprises a group of diverse industries. The group is very active in supporting and collaborating with Birmingham Science City to deliver our objectives within their wider cross-clustering remit.

Chair of BCWM

  • Steve Turner

Deputy Chair of BCWM

  • Colin Flack

Cluster Network

Advanced Materials and Manufacturing

  • Rachel Eade, Manufacturing Advisory Service

Aerospace

  • Andrew Mair, Midlands Aerospace Alliance
  • Jay Patel, Wolverhampton City Council

Building Technologies

  • Darren Richards, Cogent Consultancy Ltd

Business and Professional Services

  • Robert Hudson, PKF (UK) LLP

Digital Media

  • Judith Mackay, Digital Media Businesses

Environment and Energy Technologies

  • Steve Turner, Lorien Engineering Solutions Ltd

Food and Drink

  • Karen Davies, Heart of England Fine Foods
  • Ralph Early, Harper Adams University College

Interiors and Lifestyles

  • Kathryn Burns, Birmingham City University

IT & Digital

  • Richard Leary, Forensic Pathways
  • Andrew Corbett, UK IT Association

Medical Technologies

  • Richard Stone, Medilink

Rail

  • Colin Flack, The Rail Alliance

Social Enterprise/Voluntary and Community

  • Sharon Palmer, Regional Action West Midlands
  • Ted Ryan, Regional Action West Midlands

Other

  • Nigel Goulty, BIS Local
  • Phil Extance, Higher Education/ Universities
  • Wouter Schuitemaker, Business Birmingham
  • Pam Waddell, Birmingham Science City
  • Susannah Goh, Birmingham Science City

Working Group Meetings

3rd April 2014 4.15pm-6.45pm
3rd July 2014 7.30am-10.00am
22nd October 2014 4.15pm-6.45pm
29th January 2015 7.30am-10.00am

Upcoming Events

  1. The Advanced Engineering UK 2014 Group of Events

    11th & 12th November

    11th and 12th November 2014 Hall 5 Birmingham NEC The Advanced Engineering UK events 2014: • Aero... more

  2. Low Carbon Aerospace: From Partnership to Lift-off

    Wednesday 15th October

    Low Carbon 2014 From Partnership to Take-off more

  3. Drug Discovery: From Design to Delivery

    Thursday September 11th

    Drug Discovery 2014:From Design to Delivery more

  4. UKSPA 30th Anniversary Summit

    10th-11th July 2014

    *10th-11th July 2014* *The ICC, Birmingham* Since 1984, United Kingdom Science Park Association (UKSPA)... more

  5. GradEX 2014

    Wednesday 21st May

    GradEX2014 more

  6. Pyro 2014

    Monday 19th May - Friday 23rd May

    Pyro 2014 more

  7. Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

    Wednesday 7th May

    Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses more

  8. Digital World 2014: Big Data and me

    6th May

    Digital World 2014: Big Data and me more

  9. Cities and Sustainable Transport - How it affects you

    Tuesday May 6th

    Cities and Sustainable Transport - How it affects you more

  10. Birmingham Made Me Fair

    6th - 9th May 2014

    Birmingham Made Me Jobs Fair more

  11. Manufacturing Advisory Service 2014 Conference

    Wedneday 30th April

    Manufacturing Advisory Service 2014 Conference more

  12. Does the UK benefit from EU Membership by Aston Centre

    Tuesday 29th April

    Does the UK benefit from EU Membership more

  13. The Farrell Review - Seminar

    Tuesday 29th April

    The Farrell Review - Seminar more

  14. Celebrating Construction 2014

    Friday 25 April 2014

    Less than two weeks left to enter: Deadline 19 January 2014 more

  15. DLS Webinar: The latest 'appenings in Healthcare

    Tuesday 25th March

    DLS Webinar: The latest 'appenings in healthcare more

  16. Big Science Roadshow 2014

    Tuesday 11th March

    Big Science Roadshow 2014 more