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innoLAE Industry Networking Day 2018

22 January 2018 @ 13:00 - 19:00

Making Connections: accelerating innovation in flexible and hybrid electronics

InnoLAE 2018 industry day is a FREE business networking event bringing together the UK’s leaders in research, technology innovation and manufacturing of printed, flexible and large-area electronics. Delegates from market sectors including automotive, healthcare, FMCG, aerospace, print and packaging, and the built environment will attend this event.

The programme will include:

  • Panel session on unlocking the market opportunities for this technology (Unilever, GSK, ARM, SAATI)
  • Overview of technology and market status
  •  2-minute pitches about what your company can offer
  • Update on funding opportunities for the sector from Innovate UK
  • Networking session with drinks and canapés

Reasons to attend:

  • Discover how large-area electronics can drive business growth
  • Network with the UK industry in one afternoon
  • Find out about funding opportunities and how your business can benefit
  • Learn about end-user requirements for the technology

innoLAE Industry Day is organised by the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Large-Area Electronics, the Centre for Process Innovation and the Knowledge Transfer Network.

The industry day takes place the day before the  innoLAE 2018 conference and exhibition, for more information and to register for innoLAE visit: www.innolae.org.

Attendance of this event is FREE and by invitation only. To request an invitation please contact: info@largeareaelectronics.org


13 : 00Registration
Sandwich lunch available
14 : 00Welcome and Introduction
14 : 10The current status of printed , flexible and large-area electronics:
• Market prospects - Raghu Das, IDTechEx
• Technology status - Prof Don Lupo, Tampere University of Technology
• Discussion
15 : 10CoatemaDr Thomas Kolbusch
Quickfire pitches (1)
15 : 30Break
15 : 50Unlocking the market opportunities for printed, flexible and large-area electronics
Panel discussion including representation from:
• Pharmaceuticals - Jo Craig, GSK, MMIP
• e-textiles - Dr Paolo Canonico, SAATI
• FMCG/retail - Dr Mike Butler, Unilever
• IoT - John Biggs, ARM
16 : 50Funding opportunities for UK electronics industry
Dr Martyn Cherrington, Innovate UK
17 : 10Quickfire pitches (2)
17 : 30Networking drinks and canapes
19 : 00Close



22 January 2018
13:00 - 19:00
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