Focus on Manufacturing - Embracing Net Zero Engineering Solutions

Focus on Manufacturing - Embracing Net Zero Engineering Solutions

This event has been postponed due to unforseeable circumstances. 

This event offers practical help for manufacturing and engineering businesses to boost their productivity, improve their recruitment outcomes, and share good practice and ideas with others in the sector.

Why attend?

  • Hear manufacturing and engineering business owners share their experiences of good practice around managing rising costs, lean production, recruitment and skills.
  • You will leave inspired with some take-away top tips that you will be able to apply to your own business.
  • Meet with other like-minded businesses over a networking lunch to make new and valuable connections, share your own experiences, and learn from others.
  • Learn from the keynote speech on 'Unlocking the Future: The Synergy of Automation & Digital Manufacturing'.
  • Learn about transformative technologies that can give your business a competitive edge.
  • Discover more about the support available for the sector and the work already underway on improving skills provision in Buckinghamshire.

Who should attend?

This event is suitable for Business Owners, Operations and Production Directors and Managers of Manufacturing and Engineering firms in Buckinghamshire and surrounding areas.

To book your place

Scroll down to the 'Book now' area below to reserve your place.  A reminder email will be sent both one week and one day in advance of the event.

Buckinghamshire Business First is partnering on this event with Buckinghamshire New University. By providing your data you agree to your data being shared with them and being contacted by them. For full details of how they process your data, please take a look at Buckinghamshire New University’s privacy policy.


19 June, 2024 - 19 June, 2024
9:30am - 1:00pm
Registration and refreshments are from 9.30am. The event is followed by a networking lunch from 12noon
The Room, Buckinghamshire New University, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 2JZ
Please note:

Follow what3words to locate the venue.

Parking: The nearest car parks are:
• Eden Centre HP11 2BY
• Wycombe Swan HP11 2XE
• Easton Street HP11 1NT

Park & Ride: The car park is located near junction 4 of the M40 and offers a free bus service. Use the Wycombe Hospital stop and walk through the concourse to venue.

Photography: We may take photographs at this event for future promotional activity including social media. If you do not wish to appear in the photographs – please let us know either when making your booking, via email to or by advising a member of the BBF team when you arrive.

Our environmental impact: We are working hard to reduce the environmental impact of our events and lower our carbon footprint as much as possible. Find out more here.

Buckinghamshire Business First Events Team


Heather Dean
  • Heather Dean

Head of Business Support & Skills, Buckinghamshire Business First

Professor Sabuj Mallik
  • Professor Sabuj Mallik

Head of School of Engineering and the Built Environment Buckinghamshire New University