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.



  • Mindfulness Webinar with ARK Associates

    02/04/2020 8:30 AM02/04/2020 9:00 AM

    Take time out to learn new techniques to help you focus during these challenging times. This will improve your emotional well-being and enable you to have greater clarity in your decision-making.


  • COVID-19 Furlough Webinar 2

    01/04/2020 3:00 PM01/04/2020 3:45 PM

    The NEAA will run a repeat of the COVID-19 Furlough Webinar in conjunction with transatlantic law firm Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP and leading, independent accountancy practice MHA Tait Walker. Learn more about Furlough, the Job Retention Scheme and how you can access it for your business.


  • NEAA Scaling Up/ Down your Workforce Masterclass

    01/04/2020 9:00 AM01/04/2020 12:00 PM

    This Masterclass, delivered by Samuel Phillips and SEAO, will help HR professionals, employers and those who are responsible for workforce management, development and capacity planning, become better informed and more agile in their approach to responding to market changes and how to translate that into resource planning. 


  • COVID-19 Furlough Webinar

    31/03/2020 3:00 PM31/03/2020 3:45 PM

    The NEAA is delighted to run this COVID-19 Furlough Webinar in conjunction with transatlantic law firm Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP and leading, independent accountancy practice MHA Tait Walker. Learn more about Furlough, the Job Retention Scheme and how you can access it for your business.


  • NEAA Meet the Buyer with MINTH Automotive UK

    24/03/2020 10:00 AM24/03/2020 2:00 PM

    MINTH Automotive UK has recently set up a North East plant which will manufacture and assemble body structural parts for Nissan Qashqai. The NEAA Meet the Buyer with MINTH Automotive UK will provide delegates with a greater understanding of the company and its product range, along with current and future automotive opportunities.


  • NEAA Packaging Challenges Masterclass with Taylor Packaging and Zerust

    17/03/2020 9:00 AM17/03/2020 11:00 AM

    The NEAA, Taylor Packaging and Zerust are working in partnership to address the packaging challenges faced by the automotive industry. Join us on 17th March at the Packaging Challenges Masterclass to see how we can offer innovative ideas to improve efficiency and help to reduce costs.


  • Understanding Apprenticeships - Supporting SME's

    28/02/2020 10:00 AM28/02/2020 12:30 PM

    This Apprenticeship focused event will address skills shortages, introduce grants and support available, help identify how to upskill your workforce whilst also introducing your organisation to likeminded businesses and support organisations in the region.


  • North East Automotive Alliance Annual Awards 2020

    21/02/2020 6:00 PM21/02/2020 11:30 PM

    We are delighted to announce that The North East Automotive Alliance Annual Awards dinner will be held on Friday 21 February 2020 at the Roker Hotel, Sunderland. Join us to celebrate automotive excellence in the North East of England, with the added bonus of excellent networking opportunities!


  • NEAA Meet the Buyer with Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems Europe

    14/01/2020 10:00 AM14/01/2020 2:00 PM

    We are delighted to announce a new series of Meet the Buyer events for NEAA members throughout 2020, kicking off with Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems Europe (SEWS-E) on Tuesday 14th January at The Durham Centre.


  • NEAA Awards Masterclass with Horizon Works

    03/12/2019 9:00 AM03/12/2019 10:30 AM

    The NEAA is delighted to be working with NEAA member Horizon Works to deliver a masterclass for companies needing extra support in putting together a winning awards application.