EEF and NDMA Roundtable Breakfast: Addressing Productivity Challenges


7:45 am - 11:30 am


Portmore Golf Park
Landkey Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 9LB
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This event will bring together manufacturers from North Devon, the NDMA and experts from EEF to discuss productivity and how to address the challenge it presents.


Attend if you want to meet other manufacturers, make sense of productivity and have your productivity questions answered by experts from EEF. Breakfast will be provided.


Who should attend?

  • Engineering and Manufacturing organisations located in North Devon and the surrounding area
  • Small companies: MD, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering, Managers/Directors
  • Mid-corporate: MD, Operations, Engineering, Managers/Directors
  • Those with responsibility for leading or delivering business improvement
  • NDMA members, EEF members and non-members


Why attend?

  • Make sense of productivity in Manufacturing
  • Have your productivity questions answered by experts
  • Meet and join a network of local manufacturers of all shapes and sizes. Share best practice and solve common challenges together
  • Learn about EEF and the NDMA and discover the support and networking opportunities you can access


07:45 Registration, coffee

08:00 Breakfast and networking

08:30 Welcome and introductions (NDMA/ EEF joint)

08:45 Setting the scene – productivity across the sector – Martyn Jenkins, EEF Economist

09:15 Coffee

09:30 Productivity improvement – in practice – Paul Byard, EEF National Director – Wales

10:00 Member experience (Slot allocated for a NDMA member with an example of productivity improvement or challenges in their business)

10:30 Question and answer session with Paul and Martyn

11:00 Looking ahead – future support – EEF

11:15 Close and a chance for further discussions

This event is open to members and invited guests

To book, please email names of attendees to Godfrey Tucker on [email protected]