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materials & finishes show 2026

17 - 19 May 2026
NEC, Birmingham

Materials and Finishes Show Seminar Programme 2024



Apprenticeships - Grow Your Own Talent!

20 May 2024
Main Stage
Are you looking for ways to address a skills gap in your organisation, or keen to attract new young talent into the business? Join this panel discussion and hear both employer and apprentice perspectives on the advantages of apprenticeships versus other recruitment methods and education routes and learn about the types of apprenticeships on offer, the costs involved and the funding available to support businesses
Natalie Cole, Skills Plus Coordinator - The Furniture Makers Company
Emma Dougan, Business Development Manager - Webs Furniture Training
Mia Ion, Apprentice - Ercol Furniture
Roy Graves, Technical Support Manager - Ercol Furniture
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Materials & Finishes Show 2024 is now finished

After four busy days, the doors to Materials & Finishes Show 2024 are now closed. We look forward to welcoming you back in 2026!