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

  • Adrian Bates

Digital Media

  • Judith Mackay, Digital Media Businesses

Environment and Energy Technologies

  • Steve Turner, Lorien Engineering Solutions Ltd
  • Sharon George, Keele University

Food and Drink

  • 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 West Midlands

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 and Employer Business Engagement Group
  • Wouter Schuitemaker, Business Birmingham
  • Pam Waddell, Birmingham Science City
  • Susannah Goh, Birmingham Science City

Working Group Meetings

2015 dates to be announced shortly.

Upcoming Events

  1. Advanced Engineering UK 2015

    4-5 November 2015

    Advanced Engineering UK 2015 more

  2. Midlands Construction Summit

    8th October 2015

    Midlands Construction Summit more

  3. West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards

    Friday 10th July 2015

    The West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards more

  4. Patient Safety Congress

    6 and 7 July 2015

    Patient Safety Congress & Awards more

  5. The Midlands Infrastructure and Regeneration conference & expo

    28th April 2015

    The Midlands Infrastructure & Regeneration conference & expo more

  6. Delivering Hydrogen & Fuel Cells to Market

    17th March 2015

    Delivering Hydrogen & Fuel Cells to Market more

  7. EBRI bioenergy master class for West Midlands businesses

    17th & 18th March

    EBRI Bioenergy Master Class Course more

  8. Public Health Excellence Conference - Connecting Public Health across the West Midlands

    6 March 2015

    Public Health Excellence Conference - Connecting Public Health across the West Midlands more

  9. European Structure and Investment Fund (ESIF)

    Wednesday 4th March

    European Structure and Investment Fund (ESIF) more

  10. Popathon Hack Jam

    27-28 February 2015

    Popathon Hack Jam more