MINI CONFERENCE

"Technologies that will disrupt chemical manufacturing" - Part 2 of 2-day mini-conferences programme - Hosted by Innovate UK and BBSRC.

Time & Location

Thursday: 13.00 to 14.30, Stage 3

Panellists:

Jill DearnaleyChief Operations Officer, Econic Technologies Ltd

About this Session

Technologies that will disrupt chemical manufacturing

We will join the dots and highlight technologies that will disrupt chemical manufacturing, from new chemistries through to enabling technologies and methodologies.

Latest confirmed themes include:

  • Reimagining Materials & Manufacturing Together
  • Redeeming CO2: Key learnings from commercialisation of a sustainable chemistry technology
  • IUK & BBSRC Opportunities & Next Steps

Session Chair: Amy Peace, Innovation Lead, Innovate UK

Session Speakers include:

  • Michael Burnett, Knowledge Transfer Manager – Process Manufacturing, Innovate UK Business Connect
  • Mary Jenkinson-Finch, Senior Portfolio Manager – Industrial Biotechnology, BBSRC
  • Freddie Dudbridge, Commercial Development and Strategy Manager, ConstructiveBio
  • Mike George, Professor of Chemistry, University of Nottingham
  • Jill Dearnaley, Chief Operations Officer, Econic Technologies Ltd
  • Zoe Burrell, Portfolio Manager, BBSRC

Speaker Bio:

Jill’s extensive leadership experience has been developed across multiple industries, including the chemical industry at Univar, with roles in supply chain management, engineering working processes and customer and supplier business relationship management. Jill joined the leadership team to design develop and establish cost-optimised business processes that will deliver results driven by exceptional customer service.

Session Chair: Amy Peace

Session Chair: Amy Peace

Innovation Lead, Innovate UK

Michael Burnett

Michael Burnett

Knowledge Transfer Manager – Process Manufacturing, Innovate UK Business Connect

Freddie Dudbridge

Freddie Dudbridge

Commercial Development and Strategy Manager, ConstructiveBio

Mike George

Mike George

Professor of Chemistry, University of Nottingham