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. Mobile Apps in Research Summit

    4 December 2014

    Mobile Apps in Research Summit more

  5. The Midlands Environmental Business Celebration Awards

    3rd December 2014

    The Midlands Environmental Business Celebration Awards more

  6. Bioenergy funding opportunities workshop

    Tuesday 2nd December

    Bioenergy funding opportunities workshop more

  7. Built Environment Opportunity

    Thursday 27 November 2014

    Built Environment Opportunity more

  8. Midlands Construction Summit

    27th November 2014

    Midlands Construction Summit more

  9. Sustainability Forum - Looking at Food Waste

    25 November 2014

    Sustainability Forum - Looking at Food Waste more

  10. November CAKE Morning

    Tuesday 25 November

    November CAKE Morning more

  11. Seminar on Erasmus+ Programme for education, training, youth and sport

    25 November 2014

    Information Seminar on Erasmus+ Programme for education, training, youth and sport more

  12. SWM's Annual Conference - New Connections

    25 November 2014

    SWM Annual Conference - New Connections more

  13. How to innovate more effectively: Increase your capabilities and capacity to innovate

    11th November+ 25th November

    How to innovate more effectively: Increase your capabilities and capacity to innovate more

  14. Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing

    23 October 2014

    Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing more