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Uni of Derby: Green innovation and design for business

30 November, 8:00 am - 11:00 am

In short, this is a FREE event to help your business move to a more productive, energy efficient future.  Furthermore, it provides a valuable return on just a three hour investment of your time.

Who is it for?

Consider the following questions, if you answer yes to at least one, then it’s for you:-

  • Would you like to incorporate the use of low carbon materials in your products?
  • Are you interested in making your manufacturing processes even more efficient?
  • Would you like to develop new product ideas from concept to prototype and then onto market?

If so, then join us at the University of Derby’s Institute of Innovation to find out about free specialist technical consultancy that can support innovation and efficiency in your manufacturing processes.

Why attend?

As a result of coming along, you will have the opportunity to meet our specialist technical team.  Of course, you will then be able to discuss your business ideas and any challenges you have.  Indeed, this is a fantastic opportunity to access a free resource to help you take your ideas forward.

Expert help

In summary, specialists at the Institute can offer access to:

  • Materials, Process and Production
  • Mechanical, Electrical and Control Engineering
  • Material testing capability
  • 3D Printing in carbon fibre and metals
  • Prototyping
  • Feasibility reviews
  • CAD Design assistance
  • Matlab/Simulink simulation assistance

Agenda

  • 08.00 Breakfast and Welcome
  • 08.15 Meet the Low Carbon Team – Project Overview
  • 08.20 Low Carbon Energy Efficiency Grants
  • 08.50 Low Carbon SME Business Network
  • 09.20 Institute for Innovation Facilities Tour
  • 09.40 Green Innovation and Design for an Energy Efficient Future
  • 10.10 How we have worked with other businesses to deliver impact – VCRO, Peak Distillery and Eco Pods
  • 10.20 Technical Clinic – have an individual consultation with one of our technical team to discuss your products or process improvements needs
  • 10.50 Networking and Close

Further information and registration

Interested?  Find out more about this event and what’s on offer at the University of Derby.

Organiser

University of Derby
Website:
http://www.derby.ac.uk/

Venue

Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering
University of Derby, Lonsdale House, Quaker Way
Derby, Derbyshire DE1 3EE United Kingdom
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Phone:
01332 593535
Website:
https://www.derby.ac.uk/research/iise/

 
 
 
 

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