West of England Aerospace Forum Dorset Networking Event 21st October 2015

Published on Thursday 27 August, 2015 by Anushka Naidoo

West of England Aerospace Forum 




AFC Bournemouth

Vitality Stadium

Dean Court

Kings Park



BH7 7AF 

Wednesday 21st October 2015

09:00 – 14:30


09:00       -        Registration and Refreshments


09:15       -        Welcome and Introduction - Simon Young; Chief Executive, WEAF 


09:30       -        Dorset Aerospace - Gordon Page; Chair/Advanced & Engineering Board Champion, Dorset LEP 


09:45       -        WEAF Update - Simon Young; Chief Executive, WEAF


10:00      -         Update from Cobham - David Fellows; Vice President Business Development and Sales, and John

Loxton; Head of Procurement - Cobham Mission Systems


10:30      -         Your place in the Dorset Supply Chain - Ian Bouquet-Taylor, Global Supplier Development Manager,

Meggitt plc


11.00          -     Electron Microscopy focus on aerospace materials - Claire Pearce; Project Manager, Plymouth

            Electron Microscopy Centre


11:05       -        Coffee Break


11:30       -        SW Aerospace Proposition - Barry Warburton; Aerospace and Advanced Engineering Sector

Specialist, Invest Bristol and Bath         


12:00     -          iAero - Colin Turner; Technology Exploitation Manager, AgustaWestland and Simon Young; Chief

Executive, WEAF


12:30       -        One Direction, Big Ideas - Chris Hoadley; Business Development Manager, Aish Technologies



13:00     -          Question & Answer


13:30       -        Networking Lunch


* Agenda subject to change at any time



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