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STFC B4I Energy Event

Event details
Tuesday, 15 January 2019
9:30 am – 17:00 pm
Overview
Funding and Support from STFC to Help Energy Companies Grow

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  • Hear about how STFC added value to energy companies;
  • Benefit from free access to STFC equipment and expertise;
  • Discuss with world leading experts about your technical challenges

 

How can STFC help Energy companies? STFC can support UK industry to overcome challenging product, manufacturing or process performance. Accessing our unique laboratories and engaging with world class researchers, you will develop projects that address your specific challenge and help you make a step-change to your business.

 

Why should you attend?

  • Understand how to gain free access to leading edge equipment and expertise
  • Discuss your challenge with world leading experts
  • Hear grand challenges and funding opportunities for the energy sector
  • Facility tour at WMG cutting edge laboratories
  • Network with other energy companies

 

Draft Agenda (subject to change):

09:30 Registration

10:00 Welcome and Introduction

Nigel Rix, Knowledge Transfer Network

10:05 Introduction to WMG

David Greenwood, Advanced Propulsion Systems, WMG

10:20 Introduction to STFC

RIc Allott, STFC

10:30 Case Studies

  • Tim Hughes, Siemans
  • Hugh Sutherland, ZapGo
  • Andrew Anderson, Oxford NanoSystems
  • Mohammed Belal, MIRICO

11:20 STFC Capabilities

12:00 Lunch, Networking & 1:1 Meetings

13:00 Bridging for Innovators Programme

Ling Xu, STFC

13:20 Keynote

Jacqui Murray, Innovate UK and Ian Ellerington, Faraday Institute

13:40 Keynote

Speaker tbc

14:00 Break, Networking & 1:1 Meetings

14:20 Pitches

15:00 Tours, Networking & 1:1 Meetings

16:00 Close

 

Who should attend? Problem holders and those looking to overcome issues limiting the productivity of their organisations, including:

  • Technical leads
  • Senior decision makers

 

Case Studies for Energy Sector: Some STFC facilities case studies on energy can be found via:

 

About the funding

Bridging for Innovators (B4I) is a programme run by STFC to support UK industry to overcome challenging product, manufacturing or process performance. Accessing our unique laboratories and engaging with world class researchers, you will develop projects that address your specific challenge and help you make a step-change to your business. Full details of scope, eligibility and application process are available here. For further information on Bridging for Innovators please contact Ling.Xu@stfc.ac.uk.