Strathclyde Institute for Operations Management Details of Events

SIOM event:  Retaining a sense of identity through a period of transformational growth


Event date: 26th January 2017

When: 1600-1800

Where: Technology and Innovation Centre

SIOM are pleased to invite you to the first in series of informal café events. A panel of industry speakers and experts will share their experiences and insights on retaining a sense of culture and identity through a period of transformational growth with a view to generating discussion. The session will be followed by cheese, wine and networking.

Please register here.


Workshop on Supply Chain Risk, Resilience and Robustness in Edinburgh 


Industry afternoon 12 January 2017  (free)

Full workshop, 11-13 January 2017 (£100 registration fee)

Programme and contact information:


Glasgow Powerhouse 9th February: Engineering and Manufacturing


Event Date: 9 February 2017

When: 8.30am-11am

Where: PwC, 141 Bothwell Street, Glasgow, G2 7EQ

Chaired by Graeme Waddell, Chairman, Energen Biogas, the event will examine a number of themes including the strength of the engineering offering in the educational sector within the city and the skills which can be gained in Glasgow. The event will also touch on Innovation and Disruptive Technology showcasing, where Glasgow currently sits on this landscape and opportunities for the future. Finally, productivity and the supply chain will be discussed looking at how Glasgow can learn from other cities across the UK as well as the core strengths of the city in this area.


At this event, you’ll have the opportunity to hear from a panel of experts on the city’s current status and future opportunities, drawing on the businesses and institutions of Glasgow - and the academic excellence of the University of Strathclyde Business School as well as the professional expertise from PWC.


UoS Engage week 2nd -5th May 2017

Save the date for Engage week. SIOM will be involved in a number of exciting events! More details to follow in the new year!