Chaired by the Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable MP the Lead Expert Group (LEG) of eminent academic and private sector experts from a range of disciplines works alongside the Department of Business and Skills Foresight team to help guide the project and secure a strong evidence base. The Group aims to take a long term and strategic look at manufacturing out as far as 2050.
Alan Hughes, UK~IRC Director, was a member of the Lead Expert Group for the Foresight Programme on the Future of UK Manufacturing.
The programme produced a main project report (Foresight_Future_Manufacturing_Report), along with a summary version.
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There is also a PDF version available.