The Industry Day will take place on 19 September 2018 at 'the Slate' on University of Warwick campus.
|Welcome - Kerry Kirwan (WMG) – The Industrial Strategy, Warwick and Industry|
|15 minute tandem-style presentations with 5 minute Q&A|
|10.20||Chemistry, Tim Bugg and Krisztina Kovacs-Schreiner, Project and Business Development Manager at Biome Bioplastics Limited|
|10.40||Physics, Mark Newton and Richard Balmer, Principal Scientist, Element Six|
|11.30 - 11.50||WMG, Mark Williams and DCS Mark Payne Head of West Midlands Police Force CID|
|11.50||Engineering, Mike Chappell and James Yates & Amy Cheung, Principal Scientist & Clinical Pharmacologist, Astra Zeneca, Cambridge|
|12.10||Computer Science, Gihan Mudalige and Yoon Ho, Chief of High Performance Computing, Rolls Royce plc.|
|13.30||Innovate UK, Peter Dirken, Regional Manager West Midlands & Knowledge Transfer Network, Kamran Hussein, Knowledge Transfer Adviser|
|13.50||Warwick Strategy & Policy Sam Hardy - Degree Apprenticeships & opportunities to partner with Warwick. The WMCA Skills Deal and the skills plan for Coventry & Warwickshire.|
|14.10||Warwick Ventures – Quentin Compton Bishop, CEO|
Networking and tours
Each table to run 4 sets of 30 minute discussions. Tours to last 1 hour. Ability to mix and match discussions and tours attended. (SIGN-UP ON REGISTRATION)
4 table discussions around grand challenges:
Further tables hosted by departments for individual enquiries.
Tours of Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) and the Research Technology Platforms (RTPs) available.