Manufacturing Skills - UK Now and Post-Brexit

16:10 - 16:40

  • Based on a short Cranfield research project, an evaluation of skills are required for manufacturing, now and in the future
  • An evaluation of skills shortages over the past five years
  • Evaluation of which skills are in short supply
  • Skills provision – current and desired approaches
  • Comparison of UK, German, US and Japanese skills requirements, availabilities and issues

Dr Patrick McLaughlin, Programme Director: Cranfield Operations Excellence MSc, Cranfield University