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AQA is the largest provider of GCSEs and A-levels in the UK. Our expertise has now extended into the vocational market due to the launch of our new Level 3 Tech-level qualifications in Engineering. We’ve worked in very close collaboration with employers and professional bodies on their design and ...


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Arkwright Scholarships Trust

The Arkwright Scholarships Trust is a UK-wide charity that nurtures high-potential A level students who have a desire to be future leaders in all sectors of engineering and technical design. It does this by awarding prestigious Arkwright Engineering Scholarships to sixth form students through a ...




BIDA members work in education, consultancy, manufacturing and service organisations. They creatively blend behavioural, ergonomic, market and technical know-how. They plan, create and deliver outstanding design solutions. Members and their teams specialisms include creative strategy, innovative ...


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The UK's Leading Plastic Trade Association The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is the leading trade association for the UK Plastic Industry, with over 450 members and 1200 affiliated members.





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Design Council

Design Council is an enterprising charity which improves people’s lives through the use of design. Our work places design at the heart of stimulating business growth, helps to transform our public services and enhances places and cities to ensure a sustainable future for everyone. We advance new ...


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Design Society

The Design Society is an international non-governmental, non-profit making organisation whose members share a common interest in design. It strives to contribute to a broad and established understanding of all aspects of design, and to promote the use of results and knowledge for the good of ...


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EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, is the representative voice of UK manufacturing, with offices in London, Brussels, every English region and Wales. Collectively we represent 20,000 companies of all sizes, from start-ups to multinationals, across engineering, manufacturing, technology and ...


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Engineering Design Show

The Engineering Design Show, now in its fourth year, continues to exceed expectations; not only in terms of visitor numbers, but also in the quality of the conference and workshop sessions. The Show is firmly established as the only event that provides design engineers with everything they need ...


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Engineering UK

EngineeringUK is an independent organisation that promotes the vital contribution of engineers, engineering and technology into our society and economy. Through the Tomorrow’s Engineers programme, The Big Bang Fair and The Big Bang Near Me Fairs we’re inspiring the next generation – from all ...


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Med-Tech Innovation is the only dedicated media platform in print, digital, online, video and events that focuses on and serves the UK and Ireland medical technology industries. It is dedicated to providing information aimed at assisting greater connectivity and cooperation between medical device ...


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Technical Forums for Engineers... 1 day Forums, FREE of charge to attend, focusing on high growth technologies and markets. following a proven format of short technical presentations and workshops, supported by a networking and desktop presentations area, with key industry speakers and engineers ...


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Plastics Design & Moulding (PDM) 2015 The Plastics Design and Moulding Exhibition and Conference (PDM15) returns to the Telford International Centre on 16 and 17 June. The event is co-located with the Plastics Recycling Expo and the Plastics Packaging Show and has already attracted over 100 ...




PMMDA is the Trade Association for machinery manufacturers and distributors within the Polymer Industry in the UK. Having been formed almost 50 years ago, PMMDA remains a well-respected Trade Association within the UK Plastics Industry. As a group of machinery suppliers, PMMDA members must be ...




The PTIC was set up by City of Wolverhampton College in 2010. Employing a team of highly skilled polymer specialists, it has developed into an internationally-recognised centre of excellence and the largest provider of training to the polymer and plastics industry in the UK. The centre boasts ...


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At Ramboll, our 13,000 consulting engineers, designers and management consultants are committed to creating sustainable and long-term solutions for our customers and society.




THE RAPRA ‘EDGE’… Our members save time, effort and money by accessing independent and impartial technical support, staying ahead of the competition and commercialising technology effectively. 150 word synopsis RAPRA is the leading non-profit membership association which offers impartial ...


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Royal Academy of Engineering

As the UK’s national academy for engineering, the Royal Academy of Engineering brings together the most successful and talented engineers from across the engineering sectors for a shared purpose: to advance and promote excellence in engineering. It provides analysis and policy support to promote ...




STEMNET creates opportunities to inspire young people in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Enabling young people to develop their creativity, problem-solving and employability skills widens their own choices and supports the UK's future competitiveness. STEMNET runs the UK’s ...


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TCT Show

TCT Show + Personalize, held 30th Sept to 1st Oct 2015 at NEC, Birmingham, is one of the world’s leading events dedicated to 3D printing, additive manufacturing and product development. TCT showcases over 200 exhibitors and dozens of worldclass speakers to almost 10,000 attendees. In 2015, the ...


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The Big Bang

The Big Bang is a UK-wide programme led by EngineeringUK to bring science and engineering to life for young people. The Big Bang celebrates and raises the profile of young people’s achievements in science and engineering and encourages more young people to take part in science, technology, ...


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Wright Hassall

Wright Hassall solicitors is one of the oldest law firms in Warwickshire and works with clients across the UK. The firm provides all the legal services that you would expect from a corporate law firm including advising on commercial contracts, trading securely and legally online, website ...


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