Technology & Innovation Forum visit – National Composites Centre

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Dorset Chamber is pleased to announce the second in our series of quarterly forums sponsored by TheNonExec Limited promoting emerging technologies and manufacturing excellence. This is a rare local opportunity to tour one of the UK's High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) centres and meet with leading experts seeking to solve the world's most complex engineering challenges.

With a visit planned to the National Composites Centre (NCC) at Bristol and Bath Science Park this will offer an exciting opportunity to learn more about the development and implementation of composite manufactuing technologies and systems.

The day will include an exclusive tour of the World-Class facility home of Britain's high tech composite engineering R&D including: Material testing facilities, automated fibre placement machines, non-destructive testing cell, machining cells, curing area, high volume manufacturing area (including new injection overmoulder and the world's largest open access composite press), clean room facilities, overbraider, training centre and more! (*subject to commercial sensitivity on the day)

A lunch will be served at midday followed by a Q and A session in the afternoon. The visit will conclude at 2.30pm.

Timings:

•07.30 Bus leaves Seldown Coach Park next to Poole Bus station (Pay and display parking in the coach park and Dolphin Multi-
storey
•10.00 Arrival and introductions
•10.15 NCC overview, presented by Graham Harrison (Director of Strategic Partnerships) and Leah Rider (Technology
Programme Manager – NCC Connect)
•11.00 Tour NCC, split into smaller groups and led by NCC staff
•12 .00 Lunch
•13.00 Case study projects presented by various engineers from across the NCC
•13.30 Q&A session
•14.00 Close
•17.00 Bus returns Seldown Coach Park

This event is the second of a series of quarterly forums sponsored by TheNonExec Limited https://thenonexecutive.com/ promoting emerging technologies and manufacturing excellence. This is a rare local opportunity to tour one of the UK's High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) centres and meet with leading experts seeking to solve the world's most complex engineering challenges.

The cost of the event is £20 plus VAT for Dorset Chamber members and£35 plus VAT for non-members and includes lunch and transport.



October 29, 2019

Technology & Innovation Forum visit – National Composites Centre

at National Composites Centre

DATE & TIME

Date: October 29, 2019
Time: 07.30 - 17:00

LOCATION

National Composites Centre
Fenyman Way Central, Bristol and Bath Science Park, Emersons Green, Bristol BS16 7FS
Telephone: 01202 714802

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