Productivity Through People

A blueprint for growth..

Productivity through People is a unique collaboration of three world class manufacturers who have co-designed this innovative programme with a leading Business School.

The objective is to support and invest in the manufacturers of tomorrow. To give them access to the latest techniques, thinking and research. To give them a framework to improve upon the competitiveness and efficiency of their business through developing leadership and management capability to transform working practices. To help them increase productivity through the empowerment of their workforce.

A twelve month programme for key decision-makersin Manufacturing and Engineering SMEs ..

This programme provides an invaluable opportunity to learn from three leading manufacturers. From studying key case studies and
meeting the people involved in them; visiting and experiencing their operations at first hand; to receiving one-to-one coaching from members of their senior management team.


Attend a half day preview session to find out more programme information..

20th September, Lancaster House Hotel. Includes Masterclass with Juergen
Maier, Chief Executive Officer, Siemens UK

28th September, BAE Systems Samlesbury, Preston. Includes tour of facility

10th October, Abbey House Hotel, Barrow. Includes talk by Mike Henry, Head
of Operations, Siemens Subsea

25th October, Lancaster University. Includes Productivity Panel discussion
with leading industry experts, academics and regional SMEs

To book a place please click here or call 01524 510728

What will the PtP programme include?

It begins with a 2-day overnight event to establish a peer network group which
is fundamental to ongoing development. Following this delegates will spend
2-3 non consecutive days away from the business per month during which
they will experience:

  • Workshops and Masterclasses to stimulate and challenge
  • Unparalleled access to world class manufacturing organisations and the leaders that have transformed the workplace
  • Mentoring from a highly experienced manager in a world class organisation
  • Action learning sets to address business issues in a facilitated, confidential group setting
  • Shadowing and exchanges within peer organisations to give fresh insights
  • Business benchmarking and action planning for the future
  • Online forums to share, discuss and access resources

The programme will be delivered primarily from the Academy for Skills and Knowledge (BAE Systems, Samlesbury, Preston), with some activity at Lancaster University Management School plus visits to world class manufacturing environments.

What will it cost?

This programme has received significant investment from the industrial partners,
both in its design and finance. As a result the subsidised cost of this programme is
£2,500 per delegate.


Book now
This programme commences late 2017 and places are limited.

To find out more call 01524 510728, email ptp@lancaster.ac.uk or
click here for details on how to attend the preview session.

  • Mentoring from a highly experienced manager in a world class organisation
  • Action learning sets to address business issues in a facilitated, confidential group setting
  • Shadowing and exchanges within peer organisations to give fresh insights
  • Business benchmarking and action planning for the future
  • Online forums to share, discuss and access resources

The programme will be delivered primarily from the Academy for Skills and Knowledge (BAE Systems, Samlesbury, Preston), with some activity at Lancaster University Management School plus visits to world class manufacturing environments.

What will it cost?

This programme has received significant investment from the industrial partners,
both in its design and finance. As a result the subsidised cost of this programme is
£2,500 per delegate.


Book now
This programme commences late 2017 and places are limited.

To find out more call 01524 510728, email ptp@lancaster.ac.uk or
click here for details on how to attend the preview session.

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