Grand challenges for industry in the Cambridge Phenomenon


Sirs Broers, Marshall and Gregory join distinguished panel in Cambridge on 3 November at the 15th Anniversary High Value Manufacturing & 4th New Materials & Graphene Conference 2017



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15th Anniversary High Value Manufacturing & 4th New Materials & Graphene Conference 2017

Dear colleague

You are welcome to book now for this unique conference summit in under one month's time! We feature here the distinguished panel and opening session on 3 November (one of 10 interesting sessions over two days).

This conference is for executives, industrial academics, manufacturers of materials and products and their supply chains, innovators, product developers, test and measurement instrumentation providers, service providers, entrepreneurs, consumer products brands and investors. We thank Haydale Graphene Industries for event sponsorship. Other supporters include: CIR Strategy, FlexEnable, Plessey Semiconductors, Pan European Networks, Spectrum Instruments, Thomas Swan, NGI & Manchester GEIC, OSI Electronics and William Blythe.

We are delighted to welcome back former Vice Chancellor of Cambridge University, Sir Alec Broers who spoke at the last Graphene and New Materials Conference 2 years ago and Sir Michael Marshall, who has also given talks in 2002 and 2012 at the HVM Conference.

The session then looks (via the Cambridge Graphene Centre and the Manchester-based National Graphene Institute and GEIC) at how we can align science and technology development and scale up advanced manufacturing and inclusion of exciting functional materials in key products and then, through leaders at Airbus and Haydale, specific challenges and potential solutions in aerospace and space for composites and new materials.

Brief addresses 
Professor Sir Alec Broers FRS on Grand Challenges for Industry 
Sir Michael Marshall, President, Marshall of Cambridge (Holdings) on Actively Living Within the Cambridge Phenomenon

Aligning Graphene, New Materials with Scaling Up
Professor Andrea Ferrari tbc, Director, Cambridge Graphene Centre
Dr James Baker, Director, National Graphene Institute & GEIC

Aerospace, Space and Composites
Martin Agnew, Head of Research & Tech, Airbus
Peter Hansen, Engineering Manager, Haydale Graphene Composites (Session Sponsors) Graphene in composite materials: the development of industrial applications
Panel with speakers

Conference Website:
Conference Brochure (Agenda and Speaker Profiles & Talk Synopses) as PDF: (9Mb)

Enquiries: Maya Stancheva
Telephone info and bookings: 00447720047402

Ticket pricing:
All-event-ticket-no-hotel: £475
All-event-ticket-with-exec-hotel: £725
All-event-ticket-with-college-room: £575
One-day-only-ticket-no-dinner: £275
Dinner-evening-only-ticket: £195 (only a few places remain)
Silver Sponsorship: £1,900 (see brochure above for more info)
Gold Sponsorship: £2,375 (see brochure above for more info)
A 3m stand position is free, optional and FCFS with the purchase of 2 all-event tickets (only a few remain)
Pull-up banner position is 
free, optional and FCFS with the purchase of 1 all-event ticket

CIR has run 48 successful technology conferences since 2002 and consults to some of the world’s largest and most innovative technology companies.

You are very welcome to join this final CIR Series Conference.

Yours sincerely, 
J D Hayward M.Math Ph.D MBA (Cantab)
Director, Cambridge Investment Research Ltd, UK

Come and meet over 30 top speakers and expert moderators over two days with a conference dinner overnight. Our pricing is simple and bookable easily on mobile or desktop. There are two main types of ticket: with or without event hotel/college room. If you can only attend one day or the other, there are tickets for this too, although you will see the most value from it if you take in both days.

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Meet Network Dine Invest

Executive briefing Masterclass Day
2 November 2017

Take in | Discuss | Understand Industry 4.0 | Dine, Network evening at King's | Business Conference 3 November 2017 | Meet, Network | Build relationships | Digest business talks | Invest & Fund


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Venue Date: Cambridge 2-3 Nov 2017 

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CIR (founded 2002) is a growing independent management consultancy based in Cambridge, England. We offer value network analysis, customer value proposition development, business intelligence, market entry strategy in various tech sectors such as printing, packaging, electronics, nanotech, instruments, energy, healthcare & ICT. CIR works with blue chip global corporate innovators, start-ups and investors corporate & financial.

Cambridge Investment Research Ltd