Conference

Insights from top keynote speakers

With keynotes from senior engineers at leading brands from across aerospace, automotive, motorsport, electronics, and more, the Conferences at the EDS provide delegates with powerful content providing insights into the future of engineering design.

DAY 1 - 18th OCTOBER 2017

Intelligent technology: How Virtual Reality can be used in design engineering

09:15-10:00

Mike Leach, Senior Workstation Technologist, Lenovo

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10:15-11:00

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11:15-12:00

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LaunchUK: Opportunities in space for design engineers

12:15-13:00

Claire Barcham, Satellite Launch Programme Director, UK Space Agency

TBC

13:15-14:00

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BAE Systems

14:15-15:00

Dr Marcus Potter, head of mobility, BAE Systems

Simulation in sports applications: Case study

15:15-16:00

Chloe Newton-Mann, PhD researcher, Sports Engineering TEAM

Intelligent technology: How Virtual Reality can be used in design engineering

09:15-10:00
Mike Leach, Senior Workstation Technologist, Lenovo

Successful innovation without a crystal ball

10:15-11:00
Valerie Lynch, CEO, ANDtr

Solving three challenges holding back next-generation applications

11:15-12:00
Simon Duggleby, technical marketing manager, RS Components

Design Security Panel

12:15-14:00
Haydn Povey, Founder & CTO, SecureThingz inc

Best Practices for PCB Systems Design Success

14:15-15:00
David Wiens, Xpedition Product Manager, Mentor, A Siemens Business

Transforming Electronics with 3D Printing

15:15-16:00
Robert Even, materials manager, Nano-Dimension

DAY 2 - 19th OCTOBER 2017

Robotics: case study

09:15-10:00
Dave Swan, CTO, Tharsus

Hacking the future of design

10:15-11:00
Asif Moghal, Senior Industry Manager, Design & Manufacturing, Autodesk

TBC

11:15-12:00
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Lightpath Imaging case study

12:15-13:00
David Tuch, CEO, Lightpoint Medical

Robots for hazardous environments

13:15-14:00
Prof. Carwyn Jones, Consultant

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14:15-15:00
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Robotics: case study

09:15-10:00
Dave Swan, CTO, Tharsus

Key trends driving the evolution of the In Vehicle experience

10:15-11:00
Andrew Till , VP Technology, Harman Connected Services

Automotive - V2X communications

11:15-12:00
John Mahon, NXP Semiconductors

Latest developments in autonomous vehicle technology

12:15-13:00
Andrew Ashby, business manager, Ricardo

Battery technology

13:15-14:00
Emma Kendrick, Functional Materials and Energy Storage Specialist, Warwick Manufacturing Group

Compound Semiconductor Apps Catapult

14:15-15:00
Andy Sellars, Chief Business Development Officer, CSA Catapult