Events

Below is a list of recent and forthcoming events at Lucideon, as well as conferences/events that we will be attending.

2017 Event
26 February - 2 March 2017 TMS 2017 146th Annual Meeting and Exhibition - San Diego, California, US
Metallurgical expert Julius Bonini will be in attendance at this event which brings together representatives of the global minerals, metals, and materials community. To find out more click here
26 January 2017       Industry Networking Lunch - Medical Materials & Design - The Trinity Centre, 24 Cambridge Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0FZ, United Kingdom
Our third free to attend networking event will focus on opportunities and challenges in the medical materials and design space. Join us for lunch, informal presentations and an opportunity to network with industry and academia. To find out more click here
2016 Event
8 December 2016 Webinar: Ensuring Quality and Standardization in Powder Metal Input for Additive Manufacturing
Hosted by Joan Morra, Metallurgical Engineer, and Dr Phil Jackson, Technical Manager, Healthcare, the webinar will cover the importance of powder quality and optimization for successful Additive Manufacturing processes. To find out more and/or to register to attend please click here
6-8 December 2016 Additive Manufacturing Americas - Pasadena Convention Centre, California, USA
This event aims to cover the entire ecosystem of advanced design and manufacturing technologies to stimulate innovation and enhance the efficiency and profitability of OEMs. To find out more click here
1 December 2016 The Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) Science & Technology Providers Networking Event - Grand Connaught Rooms, London, UK
Lucideon experts are attending this event. To find out more click here
23-24 November 2016 Scotland Build 2016 - Centre (SECC), Glasgow, UK
Lucideon's experts will be attending to keep up to date with the latest trends and developments of the construction sector. To find out more click here
16 November 2016 SCS Formulate UK - Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK
SCS focuses on raw materials, ingredients and formulation services for personal care and cosmetic products. Dr Chris Pickles will be presenting his abstract 'The Use of Surface Analysis Techniques in Hair Product Development'. To find out more about the event please visit the website
2-3 November 2016 Advanced Engineering 2016 - NEC, Birmingham, UK
Lucideon's experts will be attending to keep up to date with the latest engineering trends and developments. To find out more click here
27-28 October 2016 Partnerships in Drug Delivery 2016 - Boston, USA
Lucideon's Business Manager for Healthcare is speaking at this event about Lucideon's novel drug delivery platform, iCRT, with abuse deterrent properties. To find out more click here
26-27 October 2016 London Build 2016 (trade) - Olympia, London, UK
Lucideon's experts will be attending to keep up to date with the latest trends and developments of the construction sector. To find out more click here
23-27 October 2016 Materials Science & Technology 2016 - Salt Palace Convention Centre, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Lucideon metallurgical expert, Julius Bonini, is speaking at this technical meeting and exhibition event on 'Microstructural and Surface Defects Found in Additive Manufactured Titanium Components'. To find out more and for attendance information please visit the website
20 October 2016 Webinar: Perspectives on Extractables – Pharmaceutical Products and Medical Devices
Medical devices and pharmaceutical products can present a risk to patients by way of exposure to substances present in manufacturing or packaging materials. This webinar discussed how to understand and evaluate those risks by following the procedures set out in ISO 10993. To see the webinar recording please click here
18-20 October 2016 UK Construction Week 2016 (trade) - NEC, Birmingham, UK
This event is focused around designers, builders and innovators of the built environment. On 18 October, Dr Geoff Edgell will present ‘Creating Comfortable Conditions in Buildings’. To find out more click here.
13 October 2016 Webinar: Failure Analysis - What Engineers Need to Know
This webinar will describe the general processes applied to a typical failure analysis of a metal component. To find out more and/or to register to attend please click here
12-13 October 2016 Offsite Construction Show 2016 - Excel, London, UK
Lucideon's construction experts will be in attendance of this event which delivers knowledge transfer, networking and innovation showcases for the construction sector. To find out more please visit the website
3-5 October 2016 62nd Clemson Brick Forum - Anderson, SC, US
At this forum, Dr Geoff Edgell, Principal Consultant for Construction, will discuss alternative uses for bricks in structural work and potential opportunities if earlier pioneering investigations were to be developed. Find out more about the forum here
28-29 September 2016  3D Medical Applications - Baltimore, USA
Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the field of 3D technology. To find out more click here
26-30 September 2016  Tecnargilla 2016 - Rimini Fiera Expo Centre, Italy
Tecnargilla is a unique opportunity to meet ceramic market leaders. It is held in Italy, home of some of the world´s best ceramic and technological offerings. To find out more click here
26-28 September 2016  Additive Manufacturing for Medical, Bioprinting - Boston, MA, USA
Metallurgical expert Julius Bonini will attend this event which aims to understand the latest printing techniques, groundbreaking research and innovative materials for an improved additive manufacturing implementation and processes. To find out more click here
22 September 2016  Webinar: Your Metal Component Has Failed in Fatigue: What do you do next?
This webinar, hosted by Julius Bonini, Principal Consultant, Metallurgy, at Lucideon, provided a blueprint for the typical procedures which should be applied when a component fails in fatigue. To see the webinar recording please click here
20 September 2016 Additive Manufacturing UK - Stakeholders Event - BEIS, London, UK
We were in attendance at this event where UK stakeholders discussed strategy for the industrialisation of AM processes.
13 September 2016 Institute of Refractories Engineers - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
Our Ceramics Project Leader, Nigel Leak, gave a talk at the next IRE meeting, held at our HQ in Stoke-on-Trent, on the development of firing technology in the tableware industry. To find out more about the IRE please visit the website here
4-7 September 2016 The Light Show at Autumn Fair - NEC, Birmingham, UK
This event brought together designers and manufacturersof lighting to showcase their latest technologies. To find out more please visit the website
2 September 2016 The Science of Hair Care - A Good Hair Day - Burlington House, Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, UK
This event was a one day symposium addressing the science of hair from conditioning and styling to physical properties and characterisation. Dr Chris Pickles, Consultant to Lucideon, presented 'Using Surface Analysis Techniques to Develop Hair Products'. To find out more please visit the website
20 July 2016 HyMedPoly Workshop “Biomaterials and cells interaction – new concepts of drug-free antibacterial therapies”
This is the second HyMedPoly Open Science workshop and the full day event included presentations from leading academic, clinical and industrial researchers including Lucideon's own Ian Campbell. To find out more please visit the event website
23 June 2016 Webinar: Additive Manufacturing for the Healthcare Sector - Challenges and Issues
This webinar highlighted and discussed several issues associated with additive manufacturing (AM) technology that the medical implant and device community are currently facing. To see the webinar recording please click here
21 June 2016 Connect to your customers by roadmapping your technology - Lucideon, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
Technology roadmapping is an excellent, well-established and recognised tool for large and small businesses to communicate to current and potential customers the direction they are heading with their business improvement ideas. Find out more here
16 June 2016 Science Networking Reception in Cambridge - The Trinity Centre, Cambridge, UK
Lucideon hosted this free-to-attend wine and canapés reception; a great opportunity to network with scientific companies and academia on the Cambridge Science Park and beyond.
16 June 2016 Digital Construction Forum 2016 - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
We hosted a free construction forum on Thursday 16 June 2016, ‘Digital Construction’.
15-16 June 2016 OMTEC 2016 - Chicago, USA
We were in attendance at this event keeping up to date with the latest industry happenings and meeting with industry professionals. To find out more please visit the event website
13-15 June 2016 Industrial Minerals International Congress and Exhibition 2016 - Marriot Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
Dr. Andre Prette spoke at this event. The congress covered a wide range of topics on minerals within industry, with business leaders from many backgrounds delivering key talks. To find out more please visit the event website
9 June 2016 Webinar: Cleaning Validation of Reusable Medical Devices
Reusable medical devices (such as surgical tools, etc.) need to be cleaned and/or sterilized before each use. To ensure this is the case, manufacturers are required to validate their cleaning/sterilization instructions accordingly. This webinar discussed a range of factors to consider when developing such protocols. To see the webinar recording please click here.
9 June 2016 The Society of Glass Technology Conference
The Society of Glass Technology held their Furnace Solutions 11 conference at Lucideon's Stoke-on-Trent headquarters. Find out more here
8 June 2016 The Society of Glass Technology Training Day
The Society of Glass Technology will be holding their training day, 'Environmental & Energy' at Lucideon's Stoke-on-Trent headquarters. Find out more here
8-9 June 2016 7th International Conference on Applied Hair Science - Redbank, New Jersey, USA
Bringing together the people creating hair products today with innovators sharing insights of the technologies and methods of tomorrow. Dr Chris Pickles is presenting 'The Use of Surface Analysis Techniques in Hair Product Development'. To find out more click here
7-8 June 2016 Vision London - London, UK
Vision London is a platform for the latest innovations in architecture, design and the built environment to be showcased and discussed. As leading experts in the construction industry and innovation Lucideon will be in attendance. To find out more click here
7 June 2016 Webinar: Update on USP Tests for Elemental Impurities - Are you ready?
This webinar discussed the new USP <232> Heavy Metals limit test, which will be fully in place by 1 January 2018, and the effects it will have for businesses. To see the webinar recording please click here
5-7 June 2016 AMPM 2016 - Boston, USA
Lucideon presented at the Additive Manufacturing with Powder Metallurgy 2016 event, joining fellow industry experts from across the globe for this three day event which highlighted the latest technological advances and research in the industry. To find out more please visit the website
26 May 2016 Wear and Medical Device Testing Seminar - STC, Shanghai, China
Lucideon helped to organize and deliver this seminar led by Hong Kong based STC. Their experts covered topics including; regulatory requirements for FDA approvals, standards for implant testing, including ISO 10993, test mechanics for hip and knee, differences between AMTI and ProSim simulators, and more.
24 May 2016 Wear and Medical Device Testing Seminar - STC, Dongguan, China
Lucideon helped to organize and deliver this seminar led by Hong Kong based STC. Their experts covered topics including; regulatory requirements for FDA approvals, standards for implant testing, including ISO 10993, test mechanics for hip and knee, differences between AMTI and ProSim simulators, and more.
24 May 2016 Research Triangle Park Open House Reception - Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
Our open house reception, which took place between 11am and 2pm on 24 May 2016 was a great opportunity to see our new RTP offices and discover more about our healthcare technology developments.
23-25 May 2016 7th Annual Global Drug Delivery & Formulation Summit & Expo - Berlin, Germany
Aia Malik attended this event. The DDF event covered small molecule and biologics formulations and introduced the teams behind some of the most exciting projects and studies in progress right now. For more information please visit the website
19 May 2016 Science for Industry session at the World Biomaterials Congress - Montreal, Canada
The Science for Industry session brought together industrial and academic leaders to discuss the development and applications of biomaterials for Healthcare. To find out more please click here
28 April 2016 Webinar: Wear and Mechanical Testing of Hips and Knees - What the Standards Don’t Tell You
This webinar discussed: common standards - what they cover and what they don’t and areas that require unique test methods including: coatings of devices; ageing of devices; adverse wear testing; dynamic testing of acetabular components and adapting simulators to emulate joints without available standards. To see the webinar recording click here.
27-28 April 2016 North England Build 2016 - Manchester, UK
Lucideon attended this event which offered insight into the latest developments of the construction sector. To find out more and/or to register to attend please visit the website
21 April 2016 Webinar: Additive Manufacturing of Metallic Components - The Metallurgical Perspective
This webinar covered an introduction to Metal Additive Manufacturing, various methods and equipment, E Beam vs. Laser Melting methods, powder bed vs deposition methods & available metal systems. To see the recording of the webinar please click here
18-19 April 2016 SMi 13th annual Controlled Release event - London, UK
This event sought to engage attendees in lively discussions with industry leaders to discover the latest innovations. As a leading materials technology company with a dedicated controlled-release technology Lucideon delegates were in attendance to meet and talk with other attendees about the latest advances and applications. To find out more click here
14-15 April 2016 6th Annual International SMR and Advanced Reactor Summit - Atlanta, GA, USA
Brent Holloway attended and spoke at this event which brought together some of the biggest names in the nuclear industry. To find out more click here
13 April 2016 Ceramic Innovation Network Conference - Energy Efficiency in Ceramic Processing - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, ST4 7LQ
This event brought together academics and industrialists from all areas of the ceramics industry who are looking to reduce energy consumption and costs for ceramic manufacturing processes. To find out more, please click here
12-14 April 2016 Infrarail 2016 - Excel, London, UK
Infrarail 2016 drew together professionals and businesses from the UK's growing rail industry for this networking event. Lucideon was in attendance as a provider of professional testing and development for many of the products and materials used within the rail industry. To find out more click here
12-14 April 2016 Cite 2016 - Excel, London, UK
Following on from the success of the first event in 2014 CITE 2016 allowed businesses within the UK's construction, transport, utilities and communications sectors to showcase their latest offerings and developments. As a leading innovative partner of many within the sector, Lucideon attended to see the latest developments. Please visit the website for more information.
11-15 April 2016 MACH 2016 - NEC, Birmingham, UK
Our experts were in attendance to see the latest advances in the manufacturing industry. Please visit the website for more information.
8 April 2016 ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 9001:2015 Revisions Workshop - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, ST4 7LQ
To help our clients understand the new revisions made in September 2015 and help prepare them for the path to certification, Lucideon CICS held a free half-day workshop. The workshop focused on four key topics (context of the organization, leadership, planning and improvement) associated with the revised standards. Click here for more information.
6 April 2016 The Engineering Testing Show - Derby Roundhouse, Derby, UK
This event drew together professionals from across the engineering sector who have an interest in engineering testing. As a leading provider of testing and analysis in the UK Lucideon was in attendence. To find out more please click here
4-7 April 2016 10th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology - SECC, Glasgow, UK
The 10th world meeting focused on some of the hot topics from the pharmaceutical industry with lectures provided from leaders in the sector. Lucideon delegates were in attendance to help stay abreast of the latest requirements for pharmaceutical clients. For more information click here
10 March 2016 Accelerating British Innovation Through Cross-Industry Collaboration - The Williams Conference Centre, Grove, Wantage, UK
Lucideon experts presented and exhibited at this event.
6-11 March 2016 Electric Field Assisted Sintering and Related Phenomena Far From Equilibrium - Hotel dos Templários, Tomar, Portugal
Lucideon's Andrea Sansone gave a talk on Thursday 10th at this Flash Sintering focused event which drew together all of the major exponents in the field. For more information on the event please visit the website
8-10 March 2016 Ecobuild 2016 - Excel, London, UK
We attended the Ecobuild 2016 event which provided a platform for industry professionals and innovators to network and showcase their latest developments. For more information please click here
2-3 March 2016 AAOS 2016 Annual Meeting - Orlando, Florida
Sean Borkowski, Lucideon Healthcare USA, attended this event.
Please click here to find out more about the event.
25 February 2016 EU ETS: Understanding the Carbon Market, Evaluating Future Compliance Costs and Managing Trading Requirements - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, ST4 7LQ
This event was designed to help attendees keep up to date with the latest policy developments, analyze previous year’s actions, plan a compliance strategy for the remainder of the Europoean Union Emission Trading Scheme Phase III, and think about what may lie ahead in Phase IV. Click here for more information.
23-24 February 2016 Buildoffsite Direction Group Meeting & Dinner - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, ST4 7LQ
This members' event was the first Direction Group meeting of 2016. Attendees received a full tour of the Lucideon facilities following the meeting. For more information please click here
18 February 2016 Webinar: The Use of Imaging for Product Claims
This webinar was hosted by Dr Chris Pickles focussed on how chemical mapping and topographical profiling can be used to support product claims. To see a recording of the webinar, please click here
17-18 February 2016 The UK Concrete Show - NEC, Birmingham
We were in attendance at this event which was dedicated to bringing together the biggest names and latest news from the concrete industry. For more information please click here
9 February 2016 Whitewares Ceramics Training - Lucideon HQ, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, ST4 7LQ
As an internationally recognized expert in ceramics, our whitewares courses are aimed at tableware, tile and sanitaryware manufacturers, as well as retailers and suppliers. These modules will give an insight into ceramics technology, the unique characteristics and applications for each type of ceramic product, identifying various types of ceramic materials, processes and products and help identify the most suitable ceramic product for a specific application. Click here for more information, including a definitive list of all modules in this series and dates, and/or to register.
29 January 2016 2016 - What’s Trending in Sustainability? - Jurys Inn London Watford, Clarendon Road, Watford, WD17 1JA
The workshop explored how to capitalize on utilizing the experience of others to help focus, drive and develop business in order to gain a collaborative edge. The day included presentations from industry guest speakers focusing on environmental, social and economic aspects of sustainability to meet both national and international obligations.
28 January 2016 Webinar: Validation and Quality Assurance of Medical Device Cleaning Processes - 3PM (UK time)
This webinar discussed: current regulatory guidance, residues and sources of contamination, and residue limits, how to identify contaminants and their source via surface analysis, gravimetric analysis and residue analysis. You can view the webinar recording here
21 January 2016 Webinar: ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 9001:2015 Revisions - 3PM (UK time)
This free webinar by Lucideon CICS discussed these recent changes and what effect this could/will have on your business, ensuring you experience a smooth transition from your current 14001 and/or 9001 certification.
20-22 January 2016 Drug Delivery Partnerships - Business Development Event - Palm Beach Gardens, FL
This event drew together professionals from across the pharmaceutical and drug delivery industries to discuss the latest technologies and forces affecting the pharmaceutical industry today. To find out more please click here
2015 Event
27 November 2015 CTCV Technological Centre for Ceramics and Glass Annual Technical Seminar - ílhavo, Aveiro, Portugal
Dr. David Pearmain spoke at this event which drew together industry and academic representatives from across the ceramic sector. David delivered his talk on "Field Enhanced Sintering: a way to cost reduction and energy efficiency for ceramic industries". To find out more about Lucideon's exciting Field Enhanced Sintering technology please click here.
18 November 2015 Cambridge Science Park Networking Reception - The Trinity Centre, Cambridge, UK
Running from 5 - 7 pm in the Trinity Centre, the champagne and canapés reception gave local companies a chance to network with neighbours on the Cambridge Science Park and other scientific businesses in the greater Cambridge area.
17 November 2015 Webinar: Understanding Materials Choices, Their Performance and Selection
This webinar affirmed the value of material characterization in product and process development activities in technology based industries, whilst maintaining the quality of manufacturing output. A selection of techniques, applications and case studies, relevant to a wide range of industry sectors were discussed. To view this recording please click here.
6 November 2015 New Construction Products: The Ways to Market - Lucideon, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
We hosted a free construction forum on Friday 06 November 2015 – ‘New Construction Products and the Ways to Market’. The event brought together three organisations that will play a pivotal role in the development of industry to meet these goals. The BBA, BSI and LABC provided their views on how routes to market for new products may develop over the next few years.
4 November 2015 ReStaR Final Project Meeting - Brussels, Belgium
The final meeting of the European Union's Seventh Framework Project 'ReStaR' (Review and improvement of testing Standards for Refractory products) took place in November in Brussels. Dr. Richard White was in attendance for Lucideon, a consortium partner of the project. To find out more about ReStaR click here
26 -27 October 2015 Fall 2015 Center for Dielectrics and Piezoelectrics (CDP) meeting - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Lucideon's FES team were invited to this technology transfer event for member companies at North Carolina State University. Andre Prette gave a talk to the global membership of the center to deliver the latest research and developments for the FES technology. Find out more
20 October 2015 Webinar: Sampling Best Practice for Improved Business Performance
This webinar explored the importance of sampling in various applications, including how knowledge of appropriate sampling strategies and best practice can drive-up operational efficiency and improve financial outcomes. The webinar was hosted by Dr Chris Pickles, Principal Consultant - Surfaces & Coatings and Dr Richard White, Head of Testing at Lucideon. To watch the webinar recording please click here
14 October 2015 Ceramic Technology Partners Meeting
Scientists and engineers from some of the world’s largest and leading Ceramics companies attended Lucideon to hear how the company continues to advance the commercialization of its world leading Field Enhanced Sintering technology. Lucideon discussed contracts won from companies in the Tileware and dental markets – who are investing early to gain first mover advantage.
14 October 2015 ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) Group Meeting No 3
Lucideon was in attendance at the Staffordshire Business & Environment Network event which was in the form of an informal information sharing meeting for businesses that fall under or work under new ESOS regulations. Read more here
13 - 15 October 2015 CPhI Worldwide - Madrid, Spain
The world's biggest pharmaceutical networking event in Madrid, where we exhibited our innovative professional pharmaceutical services. Read more here
6 October 2015 Midlands Construction Summit - NEC, Birmingham, UK
Dr. Geoff Edgell, Director, attended this conference. For more details click here
5 - 6 October 2015 5th Annual PODD, Partnership Opportunities in Drug Delivery, event 2015 - Boston, MA, USA
We attended the 5th Annual PODD event where we talked about our revolutionary iCRT drug delivery platform. Find out more here
19 - 20 September 2015 ReStaR Project Meeting - Leoben, Austria
ReStaR is an EU funded project with the main objective of increasing the competitiveness of the European SME refractory producers. We are a consortium partner of this project and attended this meeting. Find out more here
15 - 18 September 2015 14th Biennial Worldwide Congress UNITECR 2015
Lee Bullock and Richard White presented a talk at the UNITECR 2015 Conference on Refractories. The paper is titled 'Nonlinear temperature profiling in calorimetric thermal conductivity determinations' is co-authored by Lee and Richard as well as Carl Mustafa and discusses research results with potential applications for mathematical modelling of heat transfer in refractory systems. See full event information here
2 September 2015       ReBioStent Special Session at the 27th European Conference on Biomaterials ESB2015
This event focused on novel and commercially applicable research and product development work on bioresorbable materials and medical devices. Dr. Xiang Zhang and Dr. Chris Lovell attended from Lucideon. Find out more here.
20 August 2015 Ti-2015: The 13th World Conference on Titanium - Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, USA
Kaitlyn Mazza presented the paper "Cleanliness and Microstructural Issues Related to Additive Layer Manufactured Porous Surface Structured Titanium Medical and Dental Implants." at Symposium: 9. Biomedical and Healthcare Applications. Find out more here.
17 - 19 August 2015 OMICS International World Drug Delivery Summit - Houston, USA
We attended and presented at the World Drug Delivery Summit. Dr. Mark Cresswell presented on our novel inorganic drug delivery platform with abuse deterrent properties. Find out more here.
12 August 2015 BSI CH/150/1 Materials for Surgical Implants - London, UK
Dr. Richard White attended this standards committee event. CH/150/1 is responsible for standardisation in materials for surgical implants. Read more.
26 - 29 July 2015 Control Release Society Annual Meeting 2015 - Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Lucideon attended the 42nd annual Control Release Society meeting and spoke on Lucideon's Control Release Technology for drug abuse deterrence. Find out more here.
9 July 2015 Advances in Powders and Particles in Defence, Safety and Security - Lucideon, Stoke-On-Trent, UK
Unfortunately this event has had to be cancelled. It is expected to be reorganized in the near future. This event is organized by IOM Communications on behalf of the Defence, Safety and Security Committee and Particulate Engineering Committee of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. The focus of this workshop is to identify opportunities to enhance materials performance through powder manipulation and control for defence, safety and security applications. The workshop will feature presentations and a number of relevant case studies. You can see full event details here.
9 July 2015 BSI RPI/1 Refractory Products and Materials - Barlborough, UK
Dr Richard White attended this standards committee event. Find out more here.
2 July 2015 Investing in your Future - North West Employers Event - The Heath, Runcorn, UK
HR Manager Mark Smith attended this event which brings together industry employers to promote collaborative schemes and support. The schemes help ensure that the science sector continues to have the right people, with the right skills, today and well into the future. Find out more here.
1 - 2 July 2015 UK Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association - NEC, Birmingham, UK
Stuart Watson attended the ADBA trade show which is dedicated to anaerobic digestion and biogas. The show also featured the 4th UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards. Find out more here.
29 June - 2 July 2015 The Microscience Microscopy Congress 2015 - Manchester, UK
We attended the exhibition and accompanying presentations at this year's congress. This event brought together experts from a wide variety of disciplines and areas of microscopy and imaging. For full details click here.
24 June 2015 EU Brokerage Event on Advanced Manufacturing and Processing - Nantes, France
Dr. Xiang Zhang presented Lucideon's latest achievements in Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials for Healthcare applications.
23 June 2015 House of Lords Reception - "Enriching the UK Advanced Materials Landscape for Wealth Creation" - London, UK
Lucideon's Stuart Maclachlan was in attendance.
12 June 2015 Seminar: Sampling Best Practice for Improved Business Performance
During the seminar, at Lucideon's Stoke-On-Trent headquarters, explored the importance of sampling in applications such as product and process R&D, material quality control and failure investigations, including how knowledge of appropriate sampling strategies and best practice can drive-up operational efficiency and improve financial outcomes.
8-10 June 2015 BCS Conference - Manchester
We attended the British Cardiovascular Society conference which offered comprehensive coverage of all the new developments in cardiology and cardiovascular science. Find out more here.
4 June 2015 The Society of Glass Technology Conference
The Society of Glass Technology held their Furnace Solutions 10 conference at Lucideon, Stoke-On-Trent. Find out more here.
3 June 2015 The Society of Glass Technology Training Day
The Society of Glass Technology held their training day, on the theme of 'Fundamentals of Glass Technology' at Lucideon, Stoke-On-Trent. Find out more here.
19 - 20 May 2015 Abuse Deterrent Formulations Summit - Washington, DC, US
CBI’s Abuse Deterrent Formulations Summit focused on critical abuse and misuse reduction strategies, including best practices for meeting regulatory updates, implementing risk mitigation, developing protocols to evaluate liability and achieving an ADF label from the FDA. Find out more about the summit here.
18-19 May 2015 ReStaR Project Meeting - Gliwice, Poland
EU funded project on standardisation of refractory testing. This project is a response to the need for a systematic investigation of the accuracy, precision and reproducibility of the current EN testing standards for refractories with the aim to enhance their relevance. Find out more about the project here
18 May 2015 Frontiers 2015 - Durham, North Carolina, USA
The Frontiers 2015 conference brought industry partners together with the innovators and researchers at Duke Engineering. Find out more here
17 - 20 May 2015 12th North American Masonry Conference - Denver, Colorado, US
Dr. Geoff Edgell, Director, presented 'Energy Saving: The UK Approach to Insulating the Fabric of Existing Masonry Houses.' Find out more about the conference here.
15 May 2015 Sustainability Workshop: Gaining a Competitive Edge
The workshop explored how to capitalise on utilising and/or implementing aspects of sustainability to help focus, drive and develop business in order to gain a competitive edge through investigating future trends, learning from the experience of others and navigating the most effective course.
12 May 2015 Symposium X - Nanomedicine Advancing from Bench-to-Beside: the Role of Materials - Lille Grand Palais, France
Dr. Mark Cresswell & Dr. Xiang Zhang spoke on 'ICRT - Inorganic Controlled Release Technology - New Concept and Applications for Medical Implant and Drug Development'. Find out more about the symposium here.
29 April 2015 'If We Build It' an R&D Society Event - Congress Centre, London, UK
Lucideon sponsored and attended this KTN supported event to discuss the nation's future R&D strategy, the infrastructure requirements and the benefits that can come from a strong, strategic plan for our sector. Find out more.
28 - 29 April 2015 Making Pharmaceuticals - Exhibition & Conference - NME Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, UK
Lucideon exhibited its state of the art pharmaceutical quality control testing services and facilities at this event. Find out more about the exhibition here.
23 April 2015 SAMPE Carolinas 2015 Materials Expo - Greenville, USA
Lucideon exhibited at the fourth annual composite materials expo on Thursday 23rd April. Find out more about the event here.
14 April 2015 Reduce-Replace-Recycle: Effective Material Resource Management in Ceramics
We hosted this year's British Ceramics Confederation (BCC) conference which brought together academics and industrialists from all subsectors of the ceramic industry who are seeking to lower production costs and reduce the consumption of natural resources through effective material resource management. For more information, visit the BCC website.
4 March 2015 ReStaR Project Meeting - Brussels, Belgium
EU funded project on standardisation of refractory testing.
2 - 3 March 2015 CEN TC 187 - Standardisation meeting for refractories - Brussels, Belgium
Lucideon attended as a UK expert.
25 - 27 February 2015 ReBioStent Project Meeting - Bochum, Germany
EU funded project developing the production of biodegradable and biocompatible resorbable stents using highly innovative, novel, and multifunctional materials to overcome the shortcomings of the currently available stents. Lucideon attended as the Project Co-ordinator. For more information visit the ReBioStent website.
24 February 2015 Understanding How Materials Work - KTN Event - Coventry, UK
Lucideon's Stuart Maclachlan, Head of R&D, presented the case study "Lucideon - linking research and industry". For more information visit the KTN events website.
9 - 11 February 2015 6th Annual Drug Delivery & Formulation Summit - Dusseldorf, Germany
Lucideon's Dr. Mark Cresswell spoke about inorganic Controlled-Release Technology and applications for drug abuse deterrents. For more information, visit the DDF events website.
26-27 January 2015 ISO TC166 - Standardisation meeting - Ceramic ware food contact - Paris, France
Lucideon attended as UK experts.
25 - 30 January 2015 39th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites - Daytona Beach, Florida, US
Adam Healey, Research Engineer, talked about 'Characterization of ceramics for ballistic applications' in the S4-Armor Ceramics: Challenges and New Developments Symposium. Find out more here.