The NEAA is focused on both delivering and supporting a series of networking events that are relevant to the automotive sector and the wider manufacturing industry. This list details both NEAA organised events as well as member and partner events.



  • Develop your Leaders & Managers using Levy Funds

    10/07/2019 9:30 AM10/07/2019 11:30 AM

    A free event about how you can use Levy funds to develop your Team Leaders, Supervisors, Front Line Managers, Departmental Managers and Operations Managers on Level 3 and Level 5 Leadership & Management Apprenticeships


  • Protecting your Intellectual Property Masterclass with Mathys & Squire

    04/07/2019 12:30 PM04/07/2019 2:30 PM

    Given that innovation is high on the agenda across the manufacturing and automotive industry, protecting your Intellectual Property (IP) is playing an increasingly important role as more companies realise the power of IP.


  • The Future of Automotive Conference

    27/06/2019 8:30 AM27/06/2019 4:00 PM

    The automotive sector is entering unprecedented times, both in terms of the technology in the vehicles we produce and how we manufacture them. This presents major challenges and significant opportunities for the North East automotive sector. The Conference will provide an insight in to the fundamental areas driving the region’s automotive powerhouse.


  • Bills Masterclass with Great Annual Savings Group

    05/06/2019 9:00 AM05/06/2019 11:00 AM

    The Bills Masterclass will provide you with a broader understanding of the energy market and the various ways in which you can monitor and improve your energy performance. We are also delighted to welcome guest speaker Komatsu UK who will talk about their energy reduction strategy.


  • Senseye Webinar - Achieving Scalable Predictive Maintenance in the Automotive Industry

    30/05/2019 2:00 PM30/05/2019 3:00 PM

    In this webinar you will have the opportunity to understand why predictive maintenance is so important to your manufacturing operations and how Senseye is working with manufacturers within the automotive industry to reduce unplanned machine downtime by 50%.


  • Mental Health in the Workplace Masterclass with Talk Works

    08/05/2019 9:00 AM08/05/2019 11:30 AM

    Come along to our mental health in the workplace masterclass, hosted by member company Talk Works.  Taking care of staff wellbeing is not just the “decent thing to do” it is a genuine business case and this masterclass will provide delegates with facts, theory and practical tips. 


  • North East Heathrow Business Summit 2019

    03/05/2019 8:00 AM03/05/2019 3:00 PM

    The Heathrow Business Summit NORTH EAST is one of the 10 Regional Business Summits during 2019. The event provides a great platform for SMEs to get a foot in the door and capitalise on the business opportunities available at Heathrow


  • Get into Automotive

    02/05/2019 9:00 AM02/05/2019 1:00 PM

    Get into Automotive is aimed at SME's within the North East LEP area who do not currently supply in the automotive sector and want to learn more about the opportunities within the industry. 


  • Engineering Degree Apprenticeship Breakfast Briefing

    05/04/2019 8:30 AM05/04/2019 11:00 AM

    Find out about the huge benefits Degree Apprenticeships in Engineering at University of Sunderland can have for your company. 


  • Webinar: Tools to market your business through the NEAA

    04/04/2019 10:00 AM04/04/2019 10:30 AM

    Join the informal webinar on Thursday 4 April to learn more about maximising your membership and ensuring you leverage your platform in front of the automotive sector.