The 2017 Material Intelligence Seminar

Held at The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC)

November 8-9, Coventry, UK

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Key event information

Identify best practice

How can you get best value from your company’s materials activities? Take time out to learn the latest in material intelligence best practice

Case studies, training, and more

Hear case studies, get training, see the latest technology demonstrations, and discuss your challenges

Industry Speakers

 Hear practical examples from speakers in industry and learn from their experience

Easy to access Location

Easy to access location by air, train and car.

Organized by Granta Design

Granta are the materials information technology leaders, working with engineering enterprises worldwide to enable smart materials decisions

Free Event

Attendance is free of charge but places are limited; register early to guarantee your space

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"

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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Granta Design User Meeting

The 6th 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 Thursday
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Key Presenters


Jonathon Shaw, Technology Manager, MTC


Martin Soler, Materials Engineer, Airbus Helicopters


Amandeep Singh Mhay, Engineering Specialist, Rolls-Royce


Rhodri Lewis, Materials Scientist, Renishaw


Bethan Smith, Advanced Research Engineer, MTC



The Advanced Manufacturing Technology Centre (AMTC)

Airfield Drive
Ansty Park
*CV7 9JU

*PLEASE NOTE this postcode may not work in older sat nav systems. Please use CV7 9RD, which will direct you to Ansty Park or refer to the directions on the map to the right.


Nearest Airport: Birmingham International Airport, 20 minute drive
Nearest Rail Station: Coventry, journey by X30 bus service

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Coombe Abbey
Brinklow Road

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Reduced rooms are available at £115.00 inc VAT per night.

Deadline for reserving: October 24, 2017

To reserve: call +44 (0) 2476 450 450 or email and quote "Granta Design"

User Group Dinner

Coombe Abbey

Brinklow Road

Private Dining Room: The Cloisters

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Registration form

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I wish to register for:

  Open Seminar (open to all)
  User Group Meeting (Granta software users only)
  User Group Dinner (Granta software users only)

I am attending the Open Seminar, and wish to attend:

  Stream 1: Informing materials selection and conceptual design
  Stream 2: Building up your organization’s material intelligence
  Stream 3: Enterprise-wide material intelligence

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  CES Selector

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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.