Digital Transformation in ManufacturingPart of the Advanced Manufacturing and Materials Showcase

Monday, 17th May 2021, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration from 12:50 pm
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The Digital Theme event presents an assorted set of brief overviews of key activities within industry and academia and offers an open platform for discussions and networking.


13:00 - 13:25 - Gregor Cranston (NMIS MSA) - "Online Digital Manufacturing and Leadership CPD Programme (DML-CPD): Digital Transformation Tools"

13:30 - 13:50 - Neil Ghani and Shishir Nagaraja (CIS) - "StrathSec: Cybersecurity of IoT: AI, Cybercrime, and Law"

13:50 - 14:10 - Neil Ghani and Feng Dong (CIS) - "Human Centric AI and its Applications"

14:10 - 14:20 -  Break

14:20 - 14:40 - Danny McMahon (NMIS/AFRC: DT) - "National Manufacturing Institute Scotland – Our Digital Journey!"

14:40 - 15:00 - Cameron Brown "Artificial intelligence and modelling in pharmaceutical manufacturing"

15.00 - 15.10 - Break 

15:10 - 15:30 - David Palmer - “Exploring Druglike Chemical Space using Artificial Intelligence”

15:35 - 15:55 - Xiu Yan - "An introduction to Robotics and Autonomous Systems Research in DMEM and their Applications in Smart Factory" 

15:55 - 16:00 - Closing Remarks


Who should attend?

The Digital Theme event is aimed at participants interested in advances in Robotics, AR/VR, Digital Twins and Artificial Intelligence, applications in chemistry and medicine as well as the applications of digital transformation tools. Discuss your challenges, insights, and best practice with colleagues from industry and academia and expand your network.

Benefits of attending

The Digital Theme event is a great opportunity to learn, talk, meet, network, and build future collaborations. Exchange or float new ideas, find people with similar interests or different points of view, build new partnerships or simply expand your horizon.



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