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MD Club Member Spotlight Slots: Over to You

March 4 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The MD Club is pleased to deliver its next event – MD Club Member Spotlight Slots: Over to You

About this Event:

You, our MD Club members, all possess a wealth of expertise and experience and we want to hear from you. We are therefore pleased to present this very special event and a new format, handing the mic to our members to take to the stage for a quick-fire pitch on their specialist topic.

At this event you can expect:

-New introductions to innovative regional businesses
-Details on funding available for collaborative innovation partnerships with both Sheffield Universities
-Information on the latest exciting entrepreneurship opportunities in our region
-Expert academics profiling their latest research

After whetting your appetite with their pitches, our speakers will be heading to breakout rooms where you can join them for more in-depth discussions and networking.


15.25 – Online event opens

15.35 – Welcome, Professor Kevin Kerrigan, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Business and Enterprise, Sheffield Hallam University

15.40 – Member Spotlight Slots16.20 – Breakout rooms open17.00 – Event closes

(Networking opportunities will be available during the breakout rooms)


Dr Alex Shenfield, Associate Professor of Machine Learning, Sheffield Hallam University – AI: the next industrial revolution

Professor Alessandro Di Nuovo, Professor of Machine Intelligence, Sheffield Hallam University – Intelligent Robots in Social Care

Antony Davies, Client Relationship Manager, Sheffield Innovation Programme – Supporting SMEs to innovate

Sam Briggs, Managing Director, Starling Solutions – An introduction to Starling, a Sheffield tech startup

Professor Joan Cordiner, Professor of Process Engineering and Director of External Engagement, University of Sheffield – Advances in the Department of Chemical Engineering in 4 areas of strength- Sustainability, Bioprocessing, Energy and Process Systems engineering

Dr Peyman Z Moghadam, Lecturer, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Sheffield – Data-driven materials discovery: from energy storage to smart manufacturing

Ceri Batchelder, Super Connector, TEAM SY, Capital Enterprise – Spotlight on Tech Start-ups

For more information and to register please contact us on Events@mdclub.org.uk.


March 4
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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