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10th Anniversary High Value Manufacturing Conference Summary

Opening Session - Introduction
10:00 Justin Hayward, Conference Director & Consultant, CIR Strategy
Britain Can Win: Structural Problems & Emergent Private Sector Growth Strategies
10:10 Professor Sir Michael Gregory CBE, IfM & UK Stakeholder Group on Manufacturing
Chairman's Introduction
10:30 Will Barton TSB Head of Manufacturing, Senior Consultant Oxford Catalysts Ltd
Oxford Catalysts & High Value Manufacturing
10:45 Phil O Donovan, Founder CSR plc
HVM: A suitable model for the UK
11:00 Sir Robin Saxby, Founder ARM plc, Angel Investor
Creating Wealth from Technology - ingredients for success, challenges and ideas
11:15 Opening Panel with Speakers, Michael McCreary, CIR Strategy & former Manufacturing Director, Aeroflex plc & Matthew Bullock, former CEO NPBS

11:30 Coffee break

Session 2 Digital Printing, 3D printing, electronics, automotive
11:50 Indro Mukerjee, CEO, Plastic Logic
Shaping the next industrial revolution
12:05 Scott White, CEO, PragmatIC Printing
High Value Manufacturing for Low Cost Electronics
12:15 Ray Southam, Chief Executive, Tonejet
From invention to world’s first industrial full colour, photographic quality, digital can printer
12:30 Hugo Spowers, CEO, Riversimple Automotive
Open Innovation & British HVM
12:40 Panel Moderated by Mike McCreary

13:00 Lunch and Exhibitions

Session 3 - Nano, bio, pharma
14:00 Sir John Gurdon, Nobel Prizewinner 2012, Cambridge University - confirmed
14:15 Richard Archer, former CEO TAP Biosystems
'Your Bits will be Ready Tuesday': Regenerative Medicine
14:30 Prof Andrew Miller, CSO, Global Acorn
Bringing advanced therapeutics and diagnostics to market
14:45 Nathan Hill, Qi3 Accelerator, HVM Conference Media Partner
Investing in HVM Gems
14:55 Billy Boyle, Founding Director, Owlstone Nanotechnologies
MEMS manufacturing and emerging opportunities for hardware start-ups (slides available from Owlstone)
15:10 Panel moderated by Nick McCooke (former Solexa CEO)

15:30 Tea break & networking

Final Session Debate and Private Sector Strategies
Moderated by Sir Mike Gregory
16:00 Nicholas Coutts MA, CIR Strategy
Going to market along routes to high value
16:20 Dick Elsy, CEO HVM Catapult
The High Value Manufacturing Catapult
16:40 Sir Michael Marshall CBE, Chairman, Marshall Group
High Value Manufacturing Successes in Cambridge
17:00 Panel with Lord Sainsbury, Chancellor of Cambridge University, Keynotes, Professor Sir Mike Gregory CBE Summary
17:30 Summing up & Networking

We hope you enjoyed the conference and exhibition. The summary text from the conference is being compiled. A press release is already available here.

Justin, Maya, Mike
CIR Team 10th Anniversary HVM Conference 2012