TransNetAero event for European aerospace suppliers
what international aerospace customers really want
your company internationally
can give you new capabilities
your company with cutting
7 and 8 November 2013
The Manufacturing Technology Centre
Coventry, United Kingdom
Who is this event for?
This event is for European aerospace suppliers that want to:
latest supplier requirements from major aerospace customers
participate in a European networking event to
promote their company
learn how research centres across Europe can help them
adopt new product and process
find out how to
access cutting edge training
in new technologies for their employees through a
new programme to enhance the skills of small aerospace companies
network with companies like theirs
from across Europe
Who will you meet?
This event h
eld at the heart of the UK’s
Midlands aerospace cluster
will introduce you to two global
customers and two aerospace technology development centres as well as let you meet TransNetAero
participants from Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands,
heart of Rolls
Royce large civil aircraft engine engineering and
meet senior engineering managers responsible for
developing technology in the Rolls
Royce supply chain
Aero Engine Controls
manufacture of electronic engine controls, fuel pumps
from senior engineering and procurement
about the future technologies Aero Engine Controls is
looking for and tell them what your company can do
The Manufacturing T
UK centre for new manufacturing technologies: high
joining, net shape manufacture, intelligent automation, tooling and
learn about and see the new technologies the MTC is
developing for Aero Engine Controls, Airbus, GK
(this is also where the 7
November event will be held)
Institute for Aerospace Technology, University of
Coordinates all the aerospace technology work at this leading
aerospace university: aerospace manufacturing, aircraft
polymers and composites, aero engines including transmissions
and thermofluids, aerospace operations including geospatial,
cs for more
learn from the
Institute Director how to collaborate on new technology
Wednesday 6th November
arrival for supply chain companies and TransNetAero
partners at hotel near Coventry, late
via Birmingham Airport (30 minutes), or via Heathrow Airport then train (2 hours).
business networking reception and supper
local Midlands companies invited.
Thursday 7th November
Travel to Manufacturing Technology Centre by bus (30 minutes).
business meetings with Rolls
Royce and Manufacturing Technology Centre
including tour of facilities
business meetings with Aero
Engine Controls and Institute for Aerospace
Bus to Birmingham Airport for visitors with evening flights home.
Friday 8th November
Return home for visitors who have stayed overnight.
How to reserve your place at this free event
Contact your lo
cal TransNetAero partner
for the Netherlands:
Netherlands Aerospace Group (NAG)
Mrs. Wilma Pronk
Travel and hotel arrangements for European visitors.
Participation in this event is free of charge, thanks to the support of the EU Interreg IV B programme
and cofunding of the Dutch provinces
, and the Dutch
Ministry of Economic Affairs
Participants will be responsib
le for paying for their own travel to the Midlands.
The closest airport is Birmingham. It is also practical to travel via London Heathrow (two hours by
Your Midlands host, the
Midlands Aerospace Alliance
, will recommend a Midlands hotel to your local
Please get in touch with your local contact who can give you further advice (see below).
* What is TransNetAero?
(Transnational Network for Aerospace) is a network of organisations in six European
aerospace regions and small countries which are going to work together and share their resources so that
aerospace industry suppliers in each of them can get expert suppor
t and knowledge from the others to
help them be better prepared to succeed against global scale competition. The participants are Wallonia
(Belgium), Normandy (France), Baden
Württemberg (Germany), the Netherlands, Switzerland and the
Midlands (United King
Future events will be held in the other regions during 2013
focusing on different major customers
and technology centres.