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Business Networking hosted by WMG

20 April 2011

Location: University of Warwick, Coventry

Business Networking hosted by WMG


Wednesday 20th April 2011
15:30 – 18:30
International Digital Laboratory, University of Warwick

World-class facilities on your door step – YOUR opportunity to visit WMG 
and understand how your company can benefit

Join us for a mid-week break from the office and enjoy networking, refreshments and chance to catch up with colleagues; visiting WMG’s impressive facility, including tour and insight about the extensive capabilities and opportunities available for mutual business opportunities: -

Learn how YOUR business can work with WMG:

  • Specialised FREE workshops & support activities for SME’s
  • WMG’s considerable research facilities and expert researchers
  • Get access to their Digital Lab with the very latest digital technologies to help improve your processes and rapid prototyping to the latest in modelling and simulation.
  • Get help with Product Evaluation and Visualisation using their Full-vehicle sized digital laser scanning. The flagship project within the Product Evaluation Technologies (PET) group
  • Interested in low-carbon solutions? then link with their Vehicle Energy Facility (VEF), a state-of-the-art research and test facility capable of testing whole  hybrid vehicle powertrains, components and subsystems in a controlled environment, using on petrol, diesel, special fuels or biofuels.
  • Launch of new opportunities for low cost collaboration between WMG and motorsport companies, delivering access to world-class innovation, research, personal development and wider business networking via Warwick University from October 2011.

Work with WMG to win collaborative research funding for short or long term projects i.e. Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, Technology Strategy Board.

Understand how MIA members can drive the direction 
of high quality research………PLUS much more!

Tour of the WMG world leading facilities, including:

  • Sustainable Motorsport - See their fully functioning Formula 3 car built from sustainable materials
  • Hybrid Sports Car - See their hybrid Westfield sports car
  • Rapid Manufacturing/Prototyping
  • Product Evaluation and Visualisation
    Full-vehicle sized digital laser scanning
    CT micro scanning X-ray technology for internal geometry capture
    3D 4K Stereo Holovis Powerwall for digital design reviews
  • Vehicle Energy Facility
    Powertrain testing capabilities on hybrid vehicle architectures from a range of vehicle categories, on petrol, diesel, special fuels and biofuels

Tell WMG about projects you are looking to find support for 
or ideas you have for an Industrial Doctorate project

Ticket Price*

  • Member – £20 +  VAT

For more information please contact Charlotte Austin on +44(0)2476 692 600 or email charlotte.austin@the-mia.com

*To confirm your place, immediate payment is required £5 will be donated to the Motorsport Foundation® this generates funds for good causes to develop the UK motorsport industry and the sport.