Working with companies with significant research and development departments to examine the advanced engineering and chemical sector in The North West.
Engaging professional services with the sector to improve communications and develop understanding of business needs and culture.
Examining issues within the largest manufacturing sector in the UK and engaging with some of the biggest names in the industry.
Energy provision, renewable energy sources, sustainable building and retro fitting and an overall look at the sector in Greater Manchester and the North West
Looking at topical issues such as NHS reform, commissioning teams, development of quality care and NHS efficiency savings.
Looking at issues such as change in consumer spend and interaction and how these changes impact sector businesses across hotels, pubs and restaurants.
Assessing the impact of a range of issues affecting the sector on a regional, national and international scale.
Exploring the changing needs and behaviours of consumers and examining key trends and challenges in a fast evolving industry.
Harnessing the skills and exploring how professional services can support the development of knowledge based industries.
Exploring major challenges and opportunities, and examining trends in one of the largest employment sectors in the UK
Engaging with key providers in the city and looking at current infrastructure, the challenges faced and the impact on businesses.