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British Marine Supply Chain Conference 26th March 2019

Back after a four year absence, the Supply Chain Conference will host a line-up of focussed presentations and discussions exploring how companies of all sizes can grow and exploit the array of opportunities open to them in the supply chain supporting a strong ?3.12billion UK industry. It will also look to address and tackle the very real threats to the sector?s future.
The Supply Chain Conference will be rounded off by Chris Aylett, CEO of the Motorsports Industry Association. He will be discussing the motorsports industry SME supply chain, how it is adapting to the future and how the marine industry can learn from their experiences.

The event programme includes:
10:00 - Opening coffee

10:20 - Greg Munford, President of British Marine - Opening Address
10:30 - 11:00 - Neil Gostelow and Sarah Collins, KPMG - Retention of Title
How companies can ensure their terms, conditions and business systems are sufficiently robust to reduce their level of risk in an evolving marine industry.

11:00 - 11:00 - Tim Reynolds, Verisona - Warranties and Guarantees
Warranties and guarantees, exploring who is responsible to the customer when a component fails.

11:30 - 12:00 - Break

12:00 - 12.30 - Richard Beacham, IMSM - Benefits of ISO 9001
How business can improve customer retention, efficiency, productivity and profit by working towards the ISO 9001 accreditation.

12:30 - 13:00 - TBC

13:00 - 14:00 - Lunch

14:00 - 14:30 - GAC Pindar - Export and Brexit
Preparing your business for the international trading changes that will occur in the event the UK leaves the EU at the end of March.
14:30 - 15:00 - Lisa Whitbread, PKF Francis Clarke - R&D tax credits
How to make the most of R&D tax credits, a tax incentive from the UK Government designed to encourage companies to invest in research and development.
15:00 - 15:30 - Break
15:30 - 16:00 - Jenny Powles, Catapult Relationship Manager - Innovative UK Catapult Centres
How the UK industry can take advantage of Catapult centres, a network of world-leading technology centres established by Innovate UK to support innovation by British business by providing access to expert technical capabilities, equipment and other resources required to take innovative ideas from concept to reality.
16:00 - Chris Aylett, CEO of the Motorsports Industry Association - Keynote
How the motorsports industry SME supply chain embraced an energy efficient, low-emission future particularly in the area of business growth and new opportunities allowing the marine industry to learn from the motorsports industries experiences.