KEY ACTIVITIES

Business Growth Advisory Group

The group advises and supports the RFM team on:

  • exporting and access to funding services for members
  • activities that drive innovation and help members to ‘anticipate the future’ and
  • making the case for greater UK content in manufacturing.

Events, Communication and Networking Advisory Group

The group advises and supports the RFM team on

  • our events programme,
  • communications to members,
  • website and social media use and development and
  • approach to key trade exhibitions and collaborative options.

People, Skills and Diversity Advisory Group

The group advises and supports the RFM team on

  • implementation of RFM’s Rail Sector Deal Midlands schools strategy,
  • delivery of our iRail and other schools programmes,
  • wider FE and HE links for the benefit of members and
  • developing initiatives that drive greater diversity in the rail workforce.

Political and Stakeholder Engagement Advisory Group

The group advises and supports the RFM team on

  • political engagement strategy including providing support on formulating key messages,
  • regional engagement,
  • government consultation responses and
  • links with other industry bodies and regional partnerships.

ACCESS Project

Accelerate Cross-sector Collaborative Ecosystems and Sustainable Supply-chains (ACCESS).

INNOVATE 4 RAIL

The Innovate 4 Rail project will provide the target group of SMEs with practical support to develop new products and solutions for the rail industry.