Forgotten your password? Click here.

Technology & Innovation Forum visit - National Composites Centre

Book your place

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.

Co-ordinator: Vicki Hailes
Co-ordinator email: vicki.hailes@dcci.co.uk
Co-ordinator phone:~01202 714802
Type: Event
Start: Tuesday 29 Oct 2019
End: Tuesday 29 Oct 2019
Time: 07.30 - 17:00

Venue
National Composites Centre
Fenyman Way Central
Bristol and Bath Science Park
Emersons Green
Bristol
BS16 7FS [View map]

Are you from a member company and do not yet have a login?

Add to Microsoft Outlook Calendar (click link then choose 'Open' to add this event to your Outlook calendar)

Book

Fee typeMember FeeNon-member Fee 
Per person £20.00 £35.00
Charity/Ambassador Rate £17.00 £0.00
Business Partner Rate £0.00 £0.00
Affiliated Chamber Member £20.00 £0.00






          Please remember to complete the booking process by proceeding to 'checkout' on the next screen.