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

22nd October 2014 4.15pm-6.45pm
29th January 2015 7.30am-10.00am

Upcoming Events

  1. Delivering Hydrogen & Fuel Cells to Market

    17th March 2015

    Delivering Hydrogen & Fuel Cells to Market more

  2. Future Powertrain Conference 2015

    Wednesday 25th - Thursday 26th February 2015

    Future Powertrain Conference 2015 more

  3. Annual Research & Innovation Event

    Thursday 11th December 2014

    Annual Research and Innovation Event more

  4. The Midlands Environmental Business Celebration Awards

    3rd December 2014

    The Midlands Environmental Business Celebration Awards more

  5. Built Environment Opportunity

    Thursday 27 November 2014

    Built Environment Opportunity more

  6. Midlands Construction Summit

    27th November 2014

    Midlands Construction Summit more

  7. RAatE

    Monday 24th November 2014

    RAatE more

  8. Sustainability Models for Business

    20th - 21st November 2014

    Sustainability Models for Business more

  9. Birmingham Made Me Expo & SmART Mart

    19th November

    Birmingham Made Me Expo & SmART Mart more

  10. Simulation modelling in health and social care

    November 17th 2014

    Simulation modelling in health and social care more

  11. Advanced Engineering UK group of events 2014

    11th-12th November

    Advanced Engineering UK 2014 more

  12. 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

  13. National Rail Conference: HS2: Not if, but how!

    November 5 2014

    National Rail Conference HS2: Not if, but how! more

  14. Speakers announced for SMMT Open Forum

    Tuesday 4 November 2014

    SMMT Open Forum November 2014 more

  15. EHI Live 2014

    4th-5th November

    EHI Live - Where the eHealth Community Meets more

  16. Accelerating the Technology Commercialisation Process

    Wednesday 29 October

    Accelerating the Technology Commercialisation Process more

  17. Bioenergy Breakfast with EBRI

    Friday 24th October

    Funding and support for local bioenergy development in the Black Country more

  18. Green Bridge Supply Chain Programme - Round 14 is now open

    Friday 24th October

    Green Bridge Supply Chain Programme - Round 14 is now open more

  19. Big Data - from Science ad Medicine to Business Innovation

    23rd October 12.30 - 3.00pm

    Big Data - from Science and Medicine to Business Innovation more

  20. Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing

    23 October 2014

    Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing more

  21. Tax Incentives for Research & Development

    Wednesday 22nd October

    Tax Incentives for Research & Development more