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Manufacturing – the vital capability for effective innovation

In the next CSAR lecture, Professor Mike Gregory FREng will introduce the emerging structures and challenges of modern manufacturing and the ways we might prepare the next generation of manufacturing informed innovators.
When Jan 09, 2017
from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Where Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge
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Professor Gregory served as Head of the Manufacturing and Management Division of the University Engineering Department and of the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM) until September 2015. Following an early career in industry he was the founder member of the team which established the IfM in 1998. Linking science, engineering, management and policy and integrating education, research and practice the IfM now has over 200 staff and research students and over 100 undergraduate and Masters students.

Professor Gregory's work is closely linked with industry and government and he has published in the areas of manufacturing strategy, technology management, internationalmanufacturingandmanufacturingpolicy. HeservedasExecutive Director of the Cambridge MIT Institute from 2005-2008 and was Springer Visiting Professor at UC Berkeley in 2008/9. He chairs the UK Manufacturing Professors Forum, co-chairs the Manufacturing Advisory Group of the UK Government's Department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS), and is a member of the supervisory board of the High Value Manufacturing Catapult.

He is a Fellow of Churchill College and of the Royal Academy of Engineering where he is a trustee.

Join Professor Gregory for the next CSAR lecture on Monday 9 January at 7:30pm in the Wolfson Lecture Theatre at Churchill College.

CSAR lectures are open to all. CSAR members are admitted free, you may register for free membership at the lecture reception desk. Non-members are asked to make a nominal contribution of £3.00.

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