The Blue Shed, 410 Brightside Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S9 2SP
APRIL 8 2014
Get up to Speed, now in it’s fourth year, is the premier event in the region aimed at inspiring the next generation of manufacturers and engineers who will play a vital part in future innovation and commercial success.
The event this year takes place on 8th April at The Blue Shed and is a great opportunity to meet young people, teachers and families (1,200 attendees in 2013), raise the profile of your business and the industry and find out about the range of opportunities and activities in the region. The main event runs from 10:00 to 17:30 followed by a Business Networking event from 18:00 to 22:00.
See the attached for more information. The event is free and open to all ages to attend. If you haven’t already done so visit www.getuptospeed.org.uk for more information, stand booking and registration.
GUTS 2013! Watch this.
Here’s what some of the visitors had to say:
“Our Students really enjoyed the event; it gave a lot of food for thought and has stimulated a lot of questions. Thanks for all your hard work put us on the list forb next year please!”
Secondary School Teacher, Sheffield
“Really interesting, useful and full of opportunities. The enthusiasm of the young apprentices and graduate trainees was quite infectious. I will be recommending this event to students and colleagues”
Careers Adviser, College
“I attended the event last year with my son who on the day networked with different companies offering apprenticeships, we found it a very positive experience my son is now in his seventh month as an apprentice at Sheffield Forgemasters”
“Great event, great organisation and logistics with an awesome result! It was fantastic to be a part of such an inspiring day, thanks for sharing the experience with us and well done to you and all your team and the external team who supported you. Can’t wait for next year!”
Alison Bettac – Group HR/HSE Director, Firth Rixson, UK/Europe & one of the Event sponsors.