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IN4.0 Factory: Additive Manufacturing

IN4.0 at UCLan's first Factory Network event will focus on: Additive Manufacturing.

Time & Date: 9-4pm, Wednesday 5th December


IN4.0 at UCLan's first Factory Network event will focus on: Additive Manufacturing.

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A practical, hands-on, innovative session, where senior technical staff can experience the technological applications of Additive Manufacturing.

A creative and immersive environment, which ‘busts the myths’ of the technology, analysing the practical capabilities of innovation.

Leading Additive Manufacturing technical experts will help you explore the real-world applications of the technology, within the context of your organisation.

A chance to discover how to introduce AM into your business, potentially improving productivity and increasing revenue.

Business case studies and technology experts create access to expert engineering peer-to-peer learning.

An opportunity to expand your personal network with like-minded technical leaders and work on challenges and develop solutions together.

If you have an idea for a project using Additive Manufacturing, bring it to the workshop to help progress it.

Two people per company can attend for free and lunch is provided.


There will also be a live demonstration from The Katjes Magic Candy Factory, developers of the world's first 3D food printer. You will get the chance to create custom 3D printed candy creations, and take some home as part of your goody bag!

Here's how the day will pan out:

9:30am - 9:45am: Welcome by Mo Isap, CEO, IN4.0 Plc

9:45am - 10:30am: Keynote presentation by Paul Croft, Director, Ultimaker GB.

10:30am - 10:45am: Presentation by Melissa Snover, Head Magician, Katjes Magic Candy Factory.

10:45am - 11:00am: Presentation by Jenny Manning, Engineering Team Leader - Additive Manufacturing, BAE Systems.

11:00am - 11:15am: Break.

11:15am - 11:25am: Presentation by Hadley Brooks, Senior Lecturer- School of Engineering, UCLan.

11:30am – 12:15pm: Q&A panel discussion.

12:15pm – 13:00pm: Lunch.

13:00pm – 15:00pm: 30 minute workshops:

  1. Business Benefits and Return On Investment.

  2. Materials and Processes.

  3. Parts and Tooling.

  4. Ideas Workshop.

15:00pm – 15:15pm: Break.

15:30pm - Wrap up. Networking opportunities and continuation of workshops.

Who should attend this event?

Senior technologists, engineers, project managers and technology post-graduates.

Or, if you are looking to start up a business using Additive Manufacturing.

How many people per company can attend?

Due to limited availability, a maximum of two people per company can attend.


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