Current and Future Events

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  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    02 October 2018 19:15 to 21:00
    Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology
    The presentation will give a summary of the different “3D Printing” technologies and their applications in defence and other industries. Topics include the pace of development in the industry, and case study examples, distilling facts from the hype.
    Industry: Defence
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    06 November 2018 19:15 to 21:00
    Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology
    Farming yields have been largely static in the past 25 year and with an increasing number of people to feed something has to give...the Small Robot Company is developing three small robots -Tom, Dick and Harry to plant, monitor and care for wheat crops, with aim of increasing yields and reducing chemical and energy inputs.
    Industry: Food engineering
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    04 December 2018 19:15 to 21:00
    Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology
    The presentation will be wide ranging covering the challenges of autonomous vehicles, and the way development is being tackled.
    Industry: Automobile
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    05 February 2019 19:15 to 21:00
    Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology
    The presentation explores the drivers and challenges associated with the adoption of Hybrid and Electric Vehicle technologies into compact construction equipment. It takes a brief look at the variety of solutions available for construction machinery the associated benefits and the differences to the automotive industry with an appreciation that one size does not always fit all...
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    02 April 2019 19:15 to 21:00
    Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology
    The presentation will cover the current developments and drivers for the Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank.
    Industry: Defence
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