Future of manufacturing - Blueprint
01 March 2016
The Big Picture:
· A strong consensus of 73% of organisations stated that training and educating
the next generation of manufacturing workforce was the most important
measure they would like to see Britain address.
· There was a concerted call for improved support to enable greater collaboration
between education and business.
· Asked how the UK could enhance its industrial strategy, manufacturers said the
primary focus should be on driving the uptake of technologies of the future
such as digitisation and automation to aid global competitive aspirations.