Pitch at Aerospace Innovation Showcase: Manufacturing Automation & Robotics

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Start: Tuesday Jun 18 2024 9:00AM
End: Tuesday Jun 18 2024 5:00PM
Location: The Oculus, University of Warwick, WMG, University Rd, Coventry CV4

Innovator pitches 

The Aerospace Innovation Showcase: Manufacturing Automation and Robotics, delivered in collaboration with HVMC will take place on the 18th June at the University of Warwick, WMG. 

As part of the event we are inviting selected small businesses to pitch their innovative technologies to the industry attendees. If you are an innovative supplier (startup or SME) and would like to apply for one of the pitching slots, please select the relevant option in the registration form. 

Details of the opportunity

  • Chosen companies will be invited to present a short presentation as part of the event on 18th June, between 10:30-12:00 pm. 
  • Selected companies will be invited to attend the whole event from 09:00-17:00 

Important information 

  • Travel and accommodation costs will need to be covered by the participating companies. 
  • Disclaimer: We reserve the right to amend or withdraw this opportunity due to circumstances which may arise outside of our control. 

Eligibility & selection criteria 

We are looking to showcase UK-based companies demonstrating: 

  • Transformational innovation in manufacturing automation and robotics technologies 
  • Technologies which can support aerospace manufacturing rate ramp up will be of particular interest 
  • Alignment with the ATI Destination Zero Strategic Roadmaps 

We will be selecting ten companies based on: 

  • Level of innovation 
  • Technology ambition 
  • Relevance to aerospace sector requirements 


09:00-09:30 – Arrival, Networking & Coffee

09:30-09:50 – Welcome, Opening Remarks

09:50-10:45 – Opening Panel: Setting the Challenge. With: Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Safran, ITP Aero

10:45-12:00 – Innovator Pitches

12:00-13:00 – Lunch & Networking

13:00-14:45 – Project Showcases. With: Airbus, Safran, Rolls-Royce, Loop Technologies, Manufacturing Technologies Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, WMG

15:00-15:30 – Supply Chain Panel: Meeting the Challenge. With: Loop Technologies, SKF, Technicut

15:30-16:15 – Enabler Panel: Supporting Sector Transformation. With: Aerospace Technology Institute ATI, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Manufacturing Technologies Centre

16:15-16:30 – Closing Remarks

16:30-17:00 – Networking

Apply here 

Applications to pitch at this Aerospace Innovation Showcase are open now below. Applications will close on Friday 31st May. Successful organisations will be notified by Tuesday 4th June.

If you are not interested in pitching but are still interested in attending the event, please use the following link to register your interest: Aerospace Innovation Showcase: Manufacturing Automation & Robotics – ATI Hub