Wednesday, 3 April 2019 from 10:00 to 16:00 (BST)
Lucideon, Queens Road Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 7LQ Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom.
The annual CIN event brings together industrialists and academics from all subsectors of ceramic manufacturing to network and learn more about innovative ideas.
The Ceramic Innovation Network consists of the British Ceramic Confederation (BCC) and Lucideon; and is supported by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3), the University of Surrey, the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and the Frank Scott Russell Memorial fund.
This year's event focuses on Accelerating Clean Growth in Ceramics and the associated Government funding streams available to help businesses improve their energy efficiency, achieve decarbonisation and introduce new technology in their manufacturing processes.
10.00am - Arrival and coffee.
10.30am - Introductions.
11.00am - 13.00pm - 'Accelerating Clean Growth in Ceramics' Introduction by Dr Andrew McDermott, British Ceramic Confederation.
The Latest Research and Academic Knowledge by Professor Paul Bingham, Sheffield Hallam University.
Frank Scott Russell Memorial Lecture, speaker tbc.
Clean Growth Funding Opportunities by Dr Robert Quarshie, Knowledge Transfer Network, and Dr Ben Walsh, Innovate UK-UKRI.
13.00pm - 13.45pm - Lunch.
14.00pm - 16.00pm - Funding Workshops from the Knowledge Transfer Network on Government grants, opportunities and support available to ceramic manufacturers.