This event is the launch of the UK Additive Manufacturing Special Interest Group which was awarded earlier this year. The Special Interest Group (SIG) aims to create and promote new knowledge and knowledge transfer in the area of additive manufacturing and 3D printing (AM/3DP), primarily for the benefit of UK business and economic growth. It is run by the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN), which is funded by the Government through Innovate UK.
10:00 Coffee, Registration and Networking
10:30 Welcome and Introduction to SIG - Louise Jones, KTN
10:45 UK Supply chain and Heat Maps
11:00 Design and Manufacture for End Use Graeme Bond, FDM Digital Solutions
12:00 Innovative Ideas Pitching Session
12:30 Your SIG choices – Ideas and topics for events, sectors etc.
13:00 Lunch break and Networking
14:00 New Approaches in Additve Manufacturing
- Paul Holt, Photocentric
- Guy Newcombe, Archipelago
14:30 Uncertainty and Traceability in AM Tracerco
15:00 Your SIG choices - Voting and Decision making
15:30 Summary, next steps and close
12 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0HX