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Business Innovation in Additive Manufacturing

10 - 12 JULY 2018

BELFRY HOTEL, NOTTINGHAM UK

The Event

Business Innovation in Additive Manufacturing: Striving for industrial success, within and beyond the box

This day provides an ideal opportunity to meet the key people involved in Additive Manufacturing business innovation, understand their objectives and the work being undertaken.

With Innovate UK’s currently sizeable portfolio on AM CR&D projects (well over 40 currently in progress), we have designed this industry focused, pre-conference day to focus on the progress being made by all these publicly funded projects. It will cover developments within the box (the AM platform or machine) to innovate with new processes, new materials and larger physical scale, whilst also developing new or improved solutions for all those challenges that reside outside. Also beyond the box, including design for AM, pre and post processing, inspection and test, supply chain development and business model innovation.

The day will include the opportunity for most of the innovation projects to do a 2-minute pitch, to outline their project and highlight how they are contributing to implementing the National Strategy, and/or what they need the Government’s future Research and Innovation agendas to focus on in order to accelerate UK business success in this fast moving and game changing technology area.

There will be an update on the UK’s Additive Manufacturing Strategy which has identified the business opportunity of £3.5bn per year and 60,000 associated jobs. The day has been designed to maximise the networking opportunities and to finish off with a tour of the University of Nottingham labs and a drinks & canapé reception.

Full Agenda

Brief Agenda - Tuesday 10th July

08:30

Registration

09:30

Business Innovation in Additive Manufacturing - start

16:00

Business Innovation in Additive Manufacturing - close

16:00

Tour of University of Nottingham Centre for Additive Manufacturing labs

18:00

Drinks & Canapé Reception

19:00

Coaches into Nottingham City Centre for Additive International pre-conference reception (for delegates booked for Additive International)

Business Innovation in Additive Manufacturing Speakers

Robin Wilson

INNOVATE UK

Phill Dickens

ADDED SCIENTIFIC LTD

Paul Unwin

ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING STRATEGY STEERING GROUP (AM UK)

Nick Allott

NQUIRINGMINDS

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“Great balance of content with plenty of networking space in a location that is central”

JEZ PULLIN | SARTORIUS STEDIM LAB LTD

“Excellent conference. The organizers did a fine job of mixing and matching from across the Additive Manufacturing field. Many of the topics are the current ones in the news – very salient”

RACHEL PARK | DISRUPTIVE

A very diverse and interesting roster of presenters covering a myriad of perspectives resulted in a very valuable conference

Mark Tilley Architected Materials

I came away from the conference feeling even more inspired by the sector and the near future possibilities with a real desire to learn more and play more in this space

Chris Thorpe Jaggeree

Exhibitors

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