The 2018 Material Intelligence Seminar

October 16 - Open Seminar

October 17 - User Group Meeting

Rolls Royce, Derby

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Key event information

Maximize value from materials IP

From materials test data to design and application information, how do you ensure materials knowledge is captured, applied, and re-used?

Empower Simulation, and Design

Find out how to deliver accurate, consistent materials data direct into your PLM, CAD, and simulation software.

Connect islands of materials knowledge

How can a single source of materials information help you create better products? See how to avoid inconsistencies, inaccuracies, and wasted effort.

Improve Additive Manufacturing

Discover how to ensure traceability, capture data for powders, materials, and parts, and understand process parameters and their impact on performance.

Avoid business risk

Learn how to base decisions on robust data about materials and specifications – avoid risks, e.g., related to restricted substances or supply issues.

Hear from industry speakers

Meet industry speakers, who have implemented materials information technology. Previous speakers include Rolls Royce and Jaguar Land Rover.

What did previous attendees think?

"Very interesting discussions with members from the industry"

"Very useful to network with like-minded companies"

"Excellent seminar, very well organized and presented information"

"The UK User Group meeting is the perfect forum for giving key stakeholder colleagues an in-depth introduction to GRANTA MI"

Day 1: Open Seminar

What does it take to achieve material intelligence?

The Seminar is open to anyone interested in managing or applying materials information and its use in areas including: research, materials engineering, product development, the supply chain, quality, purchasing, warranty and for eco or regulatory objectives.

  • Learn how your organization could be more effective in developing and applying materials knowledge
  • Hear practical examples from speakers in industry: how to save time and cost, enable innovation, and reduce risk
  • Find out about implementation challenges and how they are overcome
  • Join focus sessions on materials selection, additive manufacturing, restricted substance, simulation, and more
  • See demonstrations of the latest materials software, including new tools to manage the workflows associated with materials data

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Day 2: Granta Design User Meeting

The 7th Granta Design North European User Meeting is open to users of the GRANTA MI and CES Selector software

  • Meet the Granta Product Management team and give your feedback and key requirements
  • Share experience with other users and pick up tips to help your implementation
  • Get focused hands-on training
  • Hear about the latest product development progress and review product roadmaps
  • Relax with the Granta user community at an evening reception and dinner on Wednesday
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Previous Speakers Include:

- Amandeep Singh Mhay, Rolls-Royce

- Rhodri Lewis, Renishaw

- Andrew Haggie, Jaguar Land Rover

- Tim van Erp, SABIC

- Hannah Carver, AWE


Rolls Royce, Derby, UK

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Pentahotels Derby

Locomotive Way,

DE24 8PU
T: +44 (0) 1332 376 420

Nearest Airport: East Midlands Airport, 13.1m, 20 mins by taxi, 51 mins by public transport
Nearest Rail Station: Derby Midland Station, 0.2m, 4 min walk

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Please note: this event is for engineers, scientists, managers, and others working at manufacturing or engineering companies that either are using materials information technology, or that might be interested in doing so in the future. The event is not for private individuals or individuals operating as industry consultants.

This event has a limited number of places, and a limit on the number of registrants from an individual company.