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Some of the previous Productivity and Futures of Work GRP events have been listed below.
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Supply Chain Innovation Forum: Building next generation of resilient and net-zero supply chains

Date: Wednesday 19th July 2023

Location: Royal Academy of Engineering, Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5DG

The Productivity & Futures of Work GRP supported the Supply Chain Innovation Forum event 'Building next generation of resilient and net-zero supply chains'. This event was also supported by Warwick Manufacturing Group, Warwick Business School and the Institute for Global Sustainable Development.

The main focus of the event was on industrial practices and innovation, and the forum’s purpose is to offer innovative insights, engaging and inspiring talks, sharing knowledge and best practices to address key supply chain challenges across industries, networking and collaboration to support supply chain, procurement, sustainability, and logistics leaders.

Speakers included:

Andrew New (CEO, NHS Supply Chain)
Ruth Todd CBE(CCO, HS2 (High Speed Two) Ltd)
Cyril Pourrat (Founder and Chairman, BT Sourced)
Dr. Heiko Gierhardt (Director, JLR)
Martin Barrow, (Director, The Carbon Trust)
Lionnel Salaun (Head of Process Chain, JLR)
Chris Andrews (Digital Supply Chain Partner EY)
Christophe PHILIPPART (Vice President Resilinc)
Peter Robertshaw OBE (Partner Tata Consultancy Services)
Kerry Kirwan (Deputy Pro-VC, University of Warwick)
Alok Choudhary (Head of Supply Chain Group, University of Warwick)

Mon 31 Jul 2023, 13:10 | Tags: Innovation, Futures of Work

AI in Healthcare: A closer look at Interdisciplinarity for Improved Innovation in Future Clinical and Work Practices

Date: Thursday 29th June 2023

Location: Radcliffe Conference Centre

The event included presentations on key topics on AI in Healthcare, a Poster competition, a 'Pitch Your Concept' competition and stimulating discussions on ethical considerations of AI in healthcare.

The Productivity & the Futures of Work and Health GRP collaborated for a one-day workshop which brought together AI professionals, students and hobbyists from different disciplines to interact with clinicians and medical students from the Warwick Medical School in order to raise awareness and understanding of the issues at stake in the deployment of AI in healthcare and medicine.

Fri 30 Jun 2023, 13:43 | Tags: Innovation, Health and Wellbeing, Futures of Work