Some of the biggest names in manufacturing will be taking part in a BusinessCloud event looking at the growing importance of technology in the sector.

Steve Mulholland, manufacturing director of Polyflor; Tom Dawes, group CEO of Valuechain; Robert Perkins, chief operating officer of Hotter Shoes; Vikas Shah, CEO of Swiscot Group; Leanne Holmes, operations director and Manchester site leader at Crane Payment Innovations; Dave Holmes, manufacturing director at BAE Systems Military Air & Information; and Martin Strutt, consultancy director at the manufacturing organisation EEF, have all confirmed for the technology in manufacturing breakfast on March 7.

The event takes place at UKFast’s Birley Fields office in Manchester and starts at 8am. It’s free to attend but places are limited.

To register go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/technology-in-manufacturing-tickets-30259245217

The event will look at a range of issues in manufacturing, including the growing importance of Industry 4.0 and automation.