NWBLT welcomes £20 million “Made Smarter” Adoption Pilot in the North West

The North West Business Leadership Team is delighted to welcome the announcement by The Chancellor that he will invest £20m in the ‘Made Smarter’ scheme in the North West, led by Siemen’s Chief Executive and NWBLT Chair Juergen Maier, to bring the latest digital technology to manufacturing supply chains.

Emma Degg, NWBLT’s CEO, said “This is fantastic news and testimony to the great partnership working over the last couple of months to bring this to fruition with the Manchester Growth Company, Liverpool 4.0, Lancaster University and other partners from across the region. We are really pleased to have helped lead this project to this point and look forward now to seeing it really make a difference.”