Wednesday 13th September 2023


Thank you to all our sponsors and event partners

Category Sponsor

Acorn Industrial Services

ACORN® is a leading supplier of engineering components and solutions for all stages of the product life cycle, from design and engineering to manufacturing and maintenance. ACORN is an authorised distributor for world-class manufacturers and a leading UK stockist. Their experienced product specialists offer on-site customer support, providing solutions that cut machine downtime, increase productivity and reduce costs.

Their comprehensive range of products includes bearings & housings, linear systems & automation, power transmission, couplings & drives, sealings and maintenance equipment.

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd - Supply. Support. Solutions.

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At COMSOL, we develop mathematical modelling software that drives new breakthroughs in physics and engineering. As the benchmark for great British engineering design, the Engineering Manufacturing Awards closely align with our vision of accelerating the development and adoption of new technology. COMSOL is proud to sponsor the Engineering Innovator category in support and recognition of innovators and their important work.

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The urge to embrace environmental sustainability can be to reduce costs and maintain margins, to achieve regulatory compliance or in response to supply chain pressure. However, others see it as a route to creating a competitive advantage by building brand or reputational value. The particularly farsighted grasp the opportunity to protect their organisation by creating operational resilience in an increasingly resource-constrained world. Our focus is on shaping our collective future through practical services and expert advice that will improve sustainability outcomes for our people, clients, and the communities in which we all live and work.

Speak to one of Inenco’s experts to find out how we can help your business with your environmental sustainability strategy and chart a path to net-zero carbon.

Turn sustainability into a competitive advantage. Call 01253 785294 or visit

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ipXchange is an emerging platform that serves as a community hub for electronics design engineers. Still in its infancy, ipXchange aims to become a nexus point for new and established talent in the industry, combining inter-discipline communication with hard-hitting, engaging content that focusses on need-to-know industry insights and the forefront of current technologies. Members will also be able to engage with manufacturers of disruptive technology and exercise their creativity and problem-solving skills with a growing selection of development boards. We aim to provide a platform for design engineers to engage, develop and grow.

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Publitek is an integrated B2B marketing agency with unmatched technical expertise and global reach to help innovative technology and engineering companies connect with audiences to change the world. We deliver a complete range of contemporary marketing services, fuelled by expert content and inspired creative. We use proprietary tools, tactics, data and insights to power and optimise every program and deliver great results, everywhere. 

Our team shares a passion for deeply technical industries and comprises engineers, technologists, journalists, marketers and creatives who produce the highest level of technical content, combined with an understanding of which channels audiences are using, how and when.

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Manufacturing software from Sage can help you grow profits while delivering the quality your customers expect. Discover our ERP and MRP software today.

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SOLIDWORKS® leads the global 3D computer-aided design (CAD) industry with easy-to-use 3D software that trains and supports the world's engineering and design teams as they drive tomorrow's product innovation. SOLIDWORKS® solutions focus on the way engineers work every day, with an intuitive, integrated 3D design environment that covers all aspects of product development and helps maximize their design and engineering productivity. Over 2 million designers and engineers worldwide use SOLIDWORKS to bring designs to life—from the coolest gadgets to innovations for a better tomorrow.

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