Aero Engineering Forum | Advanced Engineering 2021

The UK’s leading annual gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

3 & 4 November 2021 | NEC, Birmingham

The UK’s leading annual gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

3 & 4 November 2021 | NEC, Birmingham

The UK’s leading annual gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

3 & 4 November 2021 | NEC, Birmingham

Aero Engineering Forum

Aero Engineering is the UK’s only event 100% – dedicated to aero R&D, design, test, inspection, production & assembly. Addressing structures, propulsion and systems, it brings together global OEMs and top tier manufacturers to source from all levels of the engineering supply chain. Supported by ADS, NATEP, and all regional associations, Aero Engineering additionally brings some of the latest innovations and case studies to the show floor.

More sessions are being added daily. Check back for regular updates to the agenda. 

Day 1

Sustainability

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13:40-14:00

Skyrora’s Engineering Capability with Environmental Consciousness

Robin Hague, Head of Launch, Skyrora

Sustainability

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14:00-14:20

In-orbit manufacturing

Tony Forsythe, Head of Technology Strategy (Interim), UK Space Agency

Space Engineering

Aero Engineering Forum

14:40-15:00

Simple steps for digitizing engineering processes in hardware engineering: a case study

Stefan Siarov, Systems Engineer & Marketing Manager, Valispace

Space Engineering

Aero Engineering Forum

D-Orbit – Scaling up New Space 

Dr Chris Brunskill, Head of UK Space Programmes, D-Orbit UK

Space Engineering

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14:00-15:15

IOSM: Panel sessions and audience discussions

D-Orbit, Chris Brunskill
Space Forge, Josh Western
Skyrora, Robin Hague
UKSA, Tony Forsythe

Hosted by SA Catapult

Digital Manufacturing

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13:20-13:40

Managing Your Data.

Adrian Spragg, Aerospace and Defence Leader, Accenture UK.

Digital Manufacturing

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13:40-14:00

How Do I Become Digital?

Peter Maloney, Chief Strategy Officer, Inaventure.

Digital Manufacturing

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14:00-14:20

In-Orbit Manufacture.

Tony Forsythe, UKSA.

Space Engineering

Aero Engineering Forum

14:40-15:00

Stefan Siarov, Systems Engineer & Marketing Manager, Valispace.

Space Engineering

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15:00-15:20

Dr Chris Brunskill, Head of UK Space Programmes, D-Orbit.

Space Engineering

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15:20-15:40

Space Technology Transfer- Why Diversify?

Natasha Allden, Founder and CEO, Multiply Global.

Cross Industry Innovation

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16:00-16:30

Cross Industry Innovation.

Andrew Mair, CEO, Midlands Aerospace Alliance.

Day 2

NATEP

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10:00-10:15

Maximising Success in Aerospace Technology Funding.

Harriet Wollerton, NATEP Programme Manager, ADS.

NATEP

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10:15-10:30

Aerospace 3.0: A rallying cry for innovation and sustainable growth

Balaji Srimoolanathan, Programme Director, Aerospace Growth Partnership, ADS

NATEP

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10:30-10:40

Hardide Superfinishing in One Step.

Stewart Gibson, Vice President Global Aerospace, Hardide Coatings Ltd.

NATEP

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10:40-10:50

Bringing Calibration and the Digital Future Together.

SmartCal.

Future of Aerospace

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11:10-11:35

Future Flight.

Hannah Tew, Innovation Lead - Future Flight, UKRI.

Future of Aerospace

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11:35-11:55

Supply Chain

Andrew Moran, Head of Supplier Development Support UK, Airbus

Tooling - The Future Challenges

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12:15-12:30

Making Hydrogen Aviation Possible

Sergey Kiselev, VP Europe, ZeroAvia

Tooling - The Future Challenges

Aero Engineering Forum

12:30-12:45

The Evaluation of Alternatively-Fuelled Aircraft in an Operational Environment

Prof Andrew Rae, Chief Engineer, Ampaire Ltd

Tooling - The Future Challenges

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12:45-13:00

eVTOL Aircraft Preparing for Take-Off

Dr David Wyatt, Technology Analyst, IDTechEx

Tooling - The Future Challenges

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13:00-13:10

Aerospace Composites: Tooling, Inspection and Lightning Strike Protection

Dr Matthew Thornton, UK Site and Innovation Director, Haydale

Strengthening the UK Supply Chain

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13:30-13:50

How AGP and the GKN Technology Centre Support Supply Chain Growth.

Stephen Cowan, GKN/AGP Manufacturing Supply Chain Working Group.

Strengthening the UK Supply Chain

Aero Engineering Forum

13:50-14:15

Fixed Trailing Edge – Strategic Competency Analysis (SCA) Project.

Luke Nethercott, GKN Aerospace.

Protection, Inspection and Repair

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14:55-15:15

Aerospace Composites: Tooling, Inspection and Lightning Strike Protection

Matthew Thornton, UK Site and Innovation Director, Haydale.

Protection, Inspection and Repair

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15:15-15:35

Dismantlable Joints.

Lucy Eggleston, NCC.

Don't miss out!

The UK’s leading annual gathering of OEM’s and engineering supply chain professionals.

4 & 5 November 2020 at NEC Birmingham.

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