Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium

The 2020 Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium will take place online and include interactive virtual discussions and thought-provoking presentations across two days. This year's theme is 'Rethinking priorities in international manufacturing supply chains: Configuring for resilience and sustainability'.

Dates Thursday, September 17, 2020 to Friday, September 18, 2020 - Download as vCalendar
Venue Online
Contact Name IfM Events
Website Event website

Event details:

Day 1 consists of keynote presentations on the overall theme of the Symposium.

Day 2 comprises a mixture of keynote academic presentations and specialist thematic topic discussions. Key themes include: Rethinking Global Supply Chains, Global Manufacturing and China, Circular Supply Chains and Supply Chain Resilience.

An overview of the programme is available here:

All sessions will be by invitation only. To help us manage capacity, please register your interest for both Day 1 plenary and Day 2 thematic sessions:

By registering, you will receive announcements on the event programme and information on confirmed bookings.


The Institute for Manufacturing (IfM) provides a unique environment for the creation and sharing of new ideas and approaches to modern industrial practice.