Building a new economic future


The panel will explore how a new economic future is possible and how sectors like manufacturing and construction can respond to climate change. Themes will include how the application of advanced materials like graphene or bio-based manufacturing could create a paradigm shift in what we are currently doing in industry.

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Lead Speakers

James Tallentire

Communications Manager (Innovation) The University of Manchester Keynote

Professor Rob Field

Director The Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB)

Dr Vivek Koncherry

CEO and Founder Space Blue Panel

Adrian Nixon

Editor The Nixene Journal

Dr Beenish Siddique

Founder and CEO, AEH Innovative Hydrogel Ltd