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Developing a Partnership Between Industry and Academia


Matthew Taylor, Director of Innovation at Cardiff Metropolitan University, spoke with Business News Wales about the relationship with Manufacturing Wales and how the partnership has been beneficial to the University.

Manufacturing Wales is a new voice representing the vision and ambitions of manufacturers across Wales.

Through its academia affiliate membership, Welsh manufacturing firms and academia connect, share ideas, problem solve issues and create new ventures together – through local and regional meetings, groups, events and advisory boards.

Benefits include:

  • Access to Manufacturing employers for work experience, full time employment, undergraduate and post graduate projects
  • Access to Manufacturing companies who require research products and development support with students, teaching personnel, facilities or industrial capability
  • Participate in Manufacturing Wales events and webinars

If your manufacturing business would like to find out more about joining this innovative organisation contact [email protected]