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  • Date and time: Tuesday 5 September 2023, 12.15pm to 1.55pm
  • Location: In-person only
    AEW/104, Alcuin East Wing, Campus West, University of York (Map)
  • Audience: Open to staff
  • Admission: Free admission, booking required

Event details

Make UK is a business membership organisation that has brokered numerous links between the University and business for teaching, research and commercial. Examples include guest speakers, student projects, invites to industry events, research collaborator introductions and updates on business pressures and skills requirements. The members are manufacturing companies but have relevance across the University given the types of activities, products and services their companies engage in.

The University has institutional membership of Make UK which offers a wealth of opportunities to engage with UK industry. Make UK champions and celebrates manufacturing companies and fosters networking for its company members as well as influencing policy.

Join us for this networking lunch and Make UK presentation to find out more.


  • 12.15pm - Networking buffet lunch AEW/104
  • 1pm - Presentations from Make UK AEW/104
  • 1.35pm - Q&A
  • 1.55pm - Close

Please complete the booking form as soon as possible, especially if you have particular catering requirements.

1:1 meetings with Make UK representatives

You might want to have 1:1 meetings with Make UK representatives for specific discussions. Annette Hobson would welcome the chance to talk to you about how she can help you. Please contact Annette directly via email ( to arrange a time.

Annette will be available in the Church Lane Building reception area from 9.30am to 12pm, and 2.30pm to 4pm.