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Events

  • Fri
    Feb
    7

    Could 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing) be useful for your business?

    Aberdeenshire

    If you would quickly like to find out about the potential benefits of 3D printing and hear about the range of technologies, applications and case studies it has been applied to then this event is for you. There will also be opportunity to network with likeminded businesses as well as leaders in the field. It will be co-delivered by the High Value Manufacturing Catapult and Knowledge Transfer Network.  The AFRC's Machining and AM Team Lead, Stephen Fitzpatrick, will be presenting at the event.

  • Tue
    Feb
    11

    Subsea Expo

    Aberdeen

    The Conference will discuss a wide range of subjects from 70+ experts in their field, including energy transition, smart systems, data acquisition & analytics, greener technologies, underwater robotics, smart sensor fusion, seabed survey and much more.  The AFRC will be exhibiting at this event.

  • Thu
    Feb
    20

    CEED Awards

    Glasgow Hilton Hotel

    CeeD is a recognised national body supporting a range of industry sectors in Scotland, bound together by a common aspiration to improve operational efficiency, effectiveness and ultimately profit through Peer to Peer knowledge exchange.

    Following the huge success of our inaugural awards in 2019 (over 500 attendees!), our second awards dinner takes place at the Glasgow Hilton Hotel on Thursday 20 February 2020, and will again recognise & celebrate the achievements of some of the best established and rising-star businesses & individuals in Scotland.

  • Wed
    Feb
    19

    Materials Research Exchange 2020

    Business Design Centre, Upper Street, London

    Following the success of the 2018 Materials Research Exchange exhibition and investor showcase, which provided an excellent platform to help develop commercial success of UK-generated materials innovation, we are back in 2020 with MRE 2020.   The AFRC will be exhibiting jointly as part of 'Materials Scotland'.

  • Tue
    Feb
    25

    National Manufacturing Conference

    QE11, London

    The manufacturing industry is operating within a highly changeable and evolutionary environment. Our conference provides the perfect opportunity to learn new processes and practices that businesses can implement now to help navigate these uncertainties.  We're bringing together industry and thought leaders along with key policy makers for a day of analysis, debate and inspiration.  Make sure you're clued up and business ready, whether it’s identifying new trading opportunities, optimising your workforce or unlocking new ways to make money.  The AFRC's Dr Remi Zante, will be presenting at this conference.

  • Mon
    Apr
    20

    MACH 2020

    NEC, Birmingham

    Attracting 25,000 visitors and in excess of 600 exhibitors, MACH is the platform to connect UK manufacturing engineers, decision makers, buyers and specifiers with suppliers of new technology, equipment, services and processes.  The AFRC will be exhibiting as part of the HVM Catapult stand and will also have a presence at the Interreg Machining4.0 stand.
  • Tue
    May
    5

    EMPRESS 2 Workshop - 2020

    AFRC, Inchinnan

    Following on from the success of the EMPRESS project, along with 27 other partner organisations, the University of Strathclyde and the AFRC are involved in the three-year follow on EMPRESS 2 project coordinated by the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and funded by the European Association of National Metrology Institutes (EURAMET).  Further details on agenda coming soon.

  • Thu
    May
    7

    Primary Engineer Renfrewshire Celebration Event - 2020

    AFRC, Inchinnan

    Primary Engineer is a not-for-profit organisation established in 2005. Its aim is to encourage young people to consider careers in STEM related professions.  Primary Engineer believes that Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics are key subjects in securing positive opportunities and career paths for future generations, and that this begins in Primary school.  More details on this event coming soon.

  • Tue
    May
    26

    SMAS Conference 2020

    Edinburgh International Conference Centre

    Bringing together industry experts, solution providers and support organisations to learn, share, debate and network.  It’s an exciting time for Scottish manufacturing. The creation of the industry-led National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland (NMIS) will sit at the centre of a new Manufacturing Innovation District, making Scotland a global leader in advanced manufacturing and a magnet for investment.

  • Thu
    May
    14

    Made in Scotland Awards 2020

    Glasgow Science Centre

    Back for its fifth year, the Business Insider Made in Scotland Awards in partnership with the University of Strathclyde's Advanced Forming Research Centre champions all aspects of transformational discoveries and developments made in Scotland.  

  • Mon
    Jul
    20

    Farnborough Airshow 2020

    Farnborough

    The Farnborough International Airshow is the place where the entire aviation and aerospace industry gathers to learn, network and do business.  Responsible for hosting some of the largest and most successful events in the ever-changing aviation sector, Farnborough International Airshow has established a reputation for providing an unrivalled platform for businesses of all sizes, from all tiers of industry, to showcase their latest innovations.

  • Tue
    Aug
    25

    Machining Scotland 2020

    AFRC, Inchinnan

    Recognising the growth in manufacturing opportunities in Scotland, the AFRC will host a workshop on high technology machining solutions.

    The same event will be repeated over 3 days. Please therefore indicate your preference of attending the event on either: Tuesday 25 or Wednesday 26 or Thursday 27 August.

    Click here to register on Eventbrite.

  • Wed
    Sep
    2

    10th EASN International Conference on "Innovation in Aviation & Space to the Satisfaction of the European Citizens"

    Salerno, Italy

    This is a forum where innovative ideas, breakthrough concepts and disruptive technologies are presented, while in parallel be the place for disseminating the knowledge and results achieved in the frame of research projects of the aviation and space field. Dr. Jie Zhao and Prof. Yi Qin from the University of Strathclyde (Centre for Advanced Forming Research Centre and Centre for Precision Manufacturing) are preparing a special session on “Advanced Manufacturing Technology for Aeronautics”. 

  • Tue
    Sep
    17

    5th International ECCC Creep & Fracture Conference

    AFRC, Inchinnan

    The 5th International ECCC Creep & Fracture Conference in Edinburgh will bring together engineers and scientists from around the world to present and discuss research and developments in all aspects of creep behaviour of high temperature industrial materials and components. The overall aim is to disseminate knowledge and identify future work items requiring attention from the high temperature research, design and standardisation communities.

  • Mon
    Sept
    30

    Scotland Manufacturing and Supply Chain Expo - 2020

    SEC, Glasgow

    Join 2000 Delegates from the largest Manufacturers in Scotland and the UK. Understand the latest Innovations in IoT & Industry 4.0, Automation & Robotics, Lean, Blockchain, Machine Learning, Supply Chain, Quality & Safety and more.