Materials Research Exchange 2018 (MRE ’18) - call for exhibitors

Posted on: 03/10/2017

The Materials Research Exchange exhibition and conference provides a platform to help develop commercial success of UK-generated materials innovation.

Register as an exhibitor at MRE ’18

Organised by KTN, Innovate UK and EPSRC and supported by Dstl, MRE ’18 which takes place from 12 – 13 March 2018 at the Business Design Centre, London will be the UK‚Äôs biggest and finest materials innovation event of the year.

On show will be materials innovation from both academic and industrial research groups. The event will provide a platform to help develop commercial success of UK-generated materials innovation, inform industrial strategy and build links within the materials‚Ä® supply chain to strengthen the UK materials offer to OEMs and End Users.

Call For Exhibitors

This event is open to all UK university research groups working on advanced materials, as well as industry research centres based in the UK working collaboratively on advanced materials. Exhibiting organisations will also be invited to send graduate research students to present their academic work by poster and a prize will be awarded to the poster that is judged to be the best by the audience.

To exhibit, register for the event here.

The last celebrated event in 2014 included exhibitions from virtually every major materials research group in the UK and keynote speakers from Morgan Advanced Materials, the European Commission and BIS.

This event will have even more exhibition stands for academic and industrial exhibitors and more than 600 delegates, opportunities to meet the Advanced Materials Leadership Council and attend targeted seminars.

There will be:

•    A quick-fire pitching event – highlighting Innovate UK Portfolio projects

•    Targeted seminar on finance with investors

•    Pitching training

•    Session on technology transfer from our world class research base

•    Academic seminars on a range of cutting edge areas such as graphene and nanotechnology

•    A technology focus on key application areas such as aerospace, automotive, energy, health, defence and sustainable construction

•    Value creating opportunities provided by materials and design and engaging the creative industries.

There will also be presentations from Industry Leaders, BEIS and board level members of Innovate UK, EPSRC and UKRI.

Register your interest to exhibit or attend as a delegate here.

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