PragmatIC, the Flexible Low Cost Electronics Paradigm Shift.

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Technical lecture
29 October 2019 18:30 - 21:00
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Talk details: PragmatIC is a world leader in ultra low cost flexible electronics, enabling the potential for trillions of smart objects that can engage with consumers and their environments.They have recently been nominated for a Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Award.

PragmatIC’s technology platform delivers flexible integrated circuits (FlexICs) that are thinner than a human hair and can be easily embedded into everyday objects.Their novel, differentiated products are being adopted by a growing base of global companies across diverse markets, including consumer goods, games, retail, pharmaceutical and security sectors.

PragmatIC is headquartered in Cambridge, UK, with a new billion-unit production facility (FlexLogIC) in NETPark, Sedgefield. Shareholders include ARM Holdings, Avery Dennison and Cambridge Innovation Capital.


Date: Tuesday 29 October 2019

Time: Refreshments served from 18:30. Talk starts 19:00. Ends following questions by 21:00.

Venue: PYE Building, Old Pumping Station, Cheddars Lane, Cambridge, CB5 8PW. Please enter the site via the Cheddars Lane entrance.

Parking: There is very little parking on site and these spaces are reserved for visitors with restricted mobility. Please contact the museum at to reserve a parking space. Free on-road parking is available on Cheddars Lane and the surrounding areas. Parking in the nearby retail area is free but is time limited at three hours at Tesco and four hours at Cambridge Retail Park.

This event is organised by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Cambridgeshire area.


Joao De Oliveira has a background in electronic engineering. Previously at XJTAG he led business growth at over 30% annually from 2006 to 2012. Joao has held business development roles at Plastic Logic and Arm. He initiated the business that evolved into the current Secure Segment activity.


Cambridge Museum of Technology
The Old Pumping Station
Cheddars Lane
United Kingdom

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