6.15pm - Arrival and Networking
The Current and Future Applications of Additive Layer Manufacturing - Dr Greg Gibbons, WMG
Academic Insight- Head of Additive Layer Manufacturing (3D Printing) at WMG, Dr Greg Gibbons will discuss current and future capabilities of ALM technology including the integration of electronics and other functional materials.
Designing UX for IoT - Dr Alex Woolley, DCA Design International
Dr Alex Woolley, UX Researcher at DCA Design International discusses developing the user experiences of IoT products from concept through to prototype stages.
From Few to Many - Greg McDonald, Goodfish Ltd
Greg McDonald, Managing Director from West Midlands based injection moulding company, Goodfish Ltd discusses how to scale up production once a prototype has been developed.
Assembly - Bringing Everything Together, John Rowley, SMT Developments Ltd
John Rowley, Director of successful electronics assembly company SMT Developments highlights the process of producing functional parts.
8.00pm - WMG SME Team - What next?
Session focussing on how the funded support at IIPSI help brings product ideas to fruition. Introduction of other research and collaborative funding available in the space.
8.15pm - Networking
9.00pm - Close
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WMG SME Group
About Us: The WMG SME Group is a dynamic team based at the University of Warwick, pioneering support for innovation in small and medium sized businesses. We accelerate productivity and growth in SMEs by applying research-led tools and techniques, building sustainable and collaborative relationships.
We provide workshops and technology demonstrations, access to cutting edge manufacturing equipment, and customised company projects. We also offer technology focused networking events and opportunities for joint research. Funded by Innovate UK, our support is available to SMEs in the manufacturing sector.
Support Themes: Smart Factories, Smart Products, Low Volume Manufacturing, Materials Testing, Customer Insights, and New Business Models
Contact Us: Twitter: @WMGSME or email@example.com