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Tue 4 Feb, '20
Get Connected: When CAE simulation meets Artificial Intelligence
Professor Lord Bhattacharya Building (NAIC), WMG

Use of CAE simulation and Artificial Intelligence is rapidly becoming essential for the manufacturing industry as well as academic research. This one-day event showcases a software toolkit developed by researchers at WMG, which enables right-first-time capability to reduce engineering changes during installation, commissioning and production.

Our agenda includes high-profile speakers from WMG, Mathworks, a case study from an automotive OEM, and a series of technical sessions providing a deep dive into the software toolkit and how it could be applied to your manufacturing challenges.

Wed 12 Feb, '20
Warwick Engineering Society Conference - Inspire: Journeys Worth Sharing

Free places for sixth-form students

We are pleased to offer free places for sixth formers at the University of Warwick student Engineering Society conferences. Year 12 or 13 students interested in engineering or science careers will learn about cutting-edge research, areas of development in industry and paths to engineering careers.

This conference will be a TedX-style event where individuals working in industry and research will describe the journey from their academic studies to their career, enabling delegates to better understand and evaluate the potential paths to their desired job/career.

Register your interest in bringing your students by completing this form. Please note that registering your interest does not guarantee a booking - places will be confirmed with you subject to availability.

Schools are free to leave at any convenient point during a conference.

Wed 12 Feb, '20
Masterclass: Perception Sensors for Intelligent Vehicles
NAIC, University of Warwick, Lord Bhattacharyya Way, Coventry CV4 7AL

This workshop will develop the basic knowledge of the key sensors of intelligent vehicles, their working principles, strengths and weaknesses, simulation, emulation and testing, incorporating ADAS/automated vehicles as the context.

The masterclass will include sessions delivered by guest industry speakers.

Thu 13 Feb, '20
Polymer Innovation Network (PIN) Event
IIPSI Seminar room 1&2

For manufacturing SMEs in the plastics industry and SMEs wanting to learn more about internships

Mon 17 Feb, '20 - Wed 19 Feb, '20
WMG Battery School for Industry
University of Warwick

Runs from Monday, February 17 to Wednesday, February 19.

Delegates will learn about batteries through lectures and practical sessions at our state-of-the-art battery, materials and pilot line facility - the largest of its kind in the UK.

Thu 27 Feb, '20
FutureFest: Where Students Meet Employers
Prof Lord Bhattacharyya Building, Lord Bhattacharyya Way, University of Warwick Coventry, CV4 7AL

The WMG FutureFest is an opportunity for students to meet with exhibitors offering a variety of opportunities. We will also offer students the opportunity to have a professional photo taken for their LinkedIn profiles.

Tue 3 Mar, '20
CBM, National Metalforming Centre, 47 Birmingham Road, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B70 6PY

WMG is running a programme to support UK manufacturers that are currently supplying or
have an interest in supplying to the EV sector.

Wed 18 Mar, '20
International Institute for Product and Service Innovation (IIPSI), University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL
Electrification is bringing a huge change for the aerospace sector

With this change comes challenges… and opportunities. ATI and WMG invite you this unique event to discuss the challenges of the electrification journey with key speakers from across the supply chain, from large OEMs to smaller start-ups, to build better understanding around this pivotal technology opportunity and to help accelerate the future potential opportunities. The purpose of the event is to build consortiums around the challenges with access to ATI funding for future R&D projects and to foster collaboration and networking cross-sector to encourage technology transfer from adjacent industries.

Mon 8 Jun, '20 - Wed 10 Jun, '20
CADE 2020
Palazzo Pesaro Papafava, Calle de la Rachetta, Cannaregio 3764, 30121 Venezia.

Runs from Monday, June 08 to Wednesday, June 10.

The 7th Competitive Advantage in the Digital Economy (CADE) Forum is an exclusive three-day event, bringing together academics and practitioners to discuss the challenges of the digital economy and present the latest cutting edge research.

This year will see the CADE Forum enter its seventh year, and it will be held at Don Orione Artigianelli, Venice, Italy ( Specifically, this year's Forum focuses on Smart Service Systems, Personal Data and Cyber Security.