Warwick Manufacturing Group,
WMG are a Made in the Midlands Gold Member
Our Polymer Innovation Network (PIN) returns on Wednesday 24th May 2017, 6.15pm - 9.15pm with an exciting event, which will consider the journey involved in taking a product from initial idea through to final production
are pleased to confirm Mr Ian Ray, Lead Materials Engineer from Jaguar
Land Rover, as Guest Speaker who will provide an overview of Product
Development at JLR. Dr David Bott, Principal Fellow at WMG will share his
experiences of 26 years with BP, Courtaulds and ICI covering a wide variety of
activities involving materials, design, sustainability and innovation.
Further presentations will be confirmed shortly and we are now inviting expressions of interest from those who would like to deliver a two-minute PIN ‘hotshot’ on a product or service of their choice.
For those new to PIN, it’s a unique networking event for all users, makers and processors of plastic and has successfully brought this important community together to help bridge the gap between industry and R&D.
at WMG’s impressive International Institute for Product and Service
Innovation at the University of Warwick, in Coventry, PIN now boasts over 500
Find out about the latest materials research from WMG, current industry trends and future technologies whilst meeting and collaborating with other likeminded businesses and colleagues from the WMG SME Group.
Wednesday 24th May 2017 - ‘Making It - the Journey to Product’
The Agenda will be as follows:
6.15pm Arrival and registration, food and drinks
7.00pm Welcome & Introduction Dr Paul Milne, WMG,
University of Warwick (event host)
7.10pm Ian Ray, Lead Materials Engineer at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR)
‘A brief introduction to Product Development at JLR’
7.30pm Dr David Bott, Principal Fellow, WMG
7.45pm PIN Hotshots - We will feature up to six hotshots (5 minutes presentations), with Q&A and discussion.
8.25pm WMG SME Group Update (Events, Products and Services)
Register for this event here:
contact Julian Moore, Marketing and Business Engagement Manager, to reserve
your hotshot presentation or discuss any queries you
may have regarding this event.
Tel: 02476 574 279
Mob: 07884 733 033