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The LCR 4.0 team host regular events to offer practical advice for your business, allowing you to access fully funded support on digital themes tailored to your business. While also offering you the opportunity to network with a range of like-minded companies.

7 October 2020

Manufacturing Britains Recovery

(By Invitation) How can manufacturing lead Britain’s post-coronavirus economic recovery? Interactive High-Level Panel Discussion - David Wafer, Institute of Directors Liverpool - Paula Basnett, CEO, Wirral Chamber of Commerce - David Millar, MD, Heap & Partners The coronavirus crisis is set to challenge British business in ways not seen for 100 years. The global economic turmoil is set to put a huge strain on businesses, livelihoods, and public finances. UK plc is set to rely on its manufacturers more than ever before to lead it back to health. Join some of Britain’s top experts in exploring how manufacturing can lead Britain’s post-coronavirus economic recovery.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 8 October 2020

Digital Manufacturing Business Pitch Event

Sci-Tech Daresbury, LCR4 START, and Made Smarter UK will be co-hosting a virtual business pitching event for companies operating in the digital manufacturing sector.

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14 October 2020

Halton’s Science & Manufacturing Cluster – Surviving the New Normal

This event is specifically to support the manufacturing sector. Organisations actively involved in Science & Manufacturing are encouraged to come to this free and informative event. Agenda 9.00 am - Registration 9.15 am - Introduction & Welcome to Halton's Science & Manufacturing Cluster 9.20 am - Surviving the New Normal 9:40 am - Update on the Governments latest position 10:00 am - Breakout Room Discussion & Networking 10.15 am - Feedback to the Group 10:30 am - Meeting close For more information about this network click here or ring 0333 358 3480

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Past events

Project: LCR4.0 Start 8 September 2020

Clean Growth Innovation Virtual Taster Session

This taster session will give you a flavour of our acclaimed Clean Growth Innovation workshop (free to Clean Growth UK members), designed to help you identify and learn about the most impactful actions you can take in your business.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 30 July 2020

Engineering Plastics for the Future

This webinar will discuss how industry is engineering and using sustainable and recyclable plastics for a better future.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 22 July 2020

Clean Growth Innovation Workshop taster North

Discover how clean and green innovation can transform your business at this online taster event.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 15 July 2020

Insider roundtable: Gaining the edge with digital

THE DISCUSSION: Embracing completely new technology often comes with the expectation that there will be a high price tag, a steep learning curve, and long payback times. But if there was an opportunity to improve competitiveness and productivity through the better use of technology and digital skills, the benefits must surely outweigh the barriers?

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 24 June 2020

Access LCR’s Future Innovation Fund with LCR4 START

LCR4 START and the GrowthPlatform host a webinar signposting details on the Future Innovation Fund with tips on how to make your application stand out.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 12 May 2020


In partnership with Arrow Electronics, Sensor City are running a series of free tech webinars across May and June. The webinars will cover a wide range of tech topics, including 5G connectivity, electrification of vehicles and Industry 4.0, starting with a focus on Wearables and MedTech. • Webinar: Wearables & MedTech • Date: Tuesday 12th May 2020 • Time: 10am - 12pm • Event link: https://bit.ly/3fv7may The first webinar will cover how digitisation and the increased use of wearables is impacting connected health. Given the current pandemic, innovation within the health sector has never been more important, and the reliance on technology to drive digital solutions is set to increase further in the coming months. Following webinars: -Tue 19th May = 5G & Connected technologies: https://bit.ly/2Wb86dz -Tue 2nd June = Industrial 4.0: https://bit.ly/2SM020N -Tue 16th June = Electrification of transportation (EV/Charging): https://bit.ly/2YICaPs -Tue 30th June = Charging/Battery management: https://bit.ly/3foK7iy

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