What is required by the UK Metallurgical Industry for the Transition to a Circular Economy?

Wednesday 14th September 2022
11:00  -  11:50 | FREE to attend, register now

Theatre :  Circular Economy and Resources 

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A panel discussion chaired by Mark Miodownik

  • Nick MacInnes: What is the role of the government in this transition?
  • Chris McDonald: What can the UK industry (steel) do to accelerate this transition?
  • Geoff Scamans: What can the aluminium Industry do for a circular economy?
  • Jan Godsell: How can the supply chain management and business model innovation facilitate this transition (focusing on steel)?
  • Zhongyun Fan: Why is metallurgical research required to accelerate this transition?
Chris MacDonald, Chief Executive Officer Materials Processing InstituteChris McDonald Chief Executive Officer
Materials Processing Institute
Geoff Scamans is a Professor of Metallurgy at Brunel UniversityGeoffrey Scamans Head of Industrial Research
Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology
Jan Godsell, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Strategy at WMG, University of Warwick.Jan Godsell Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Strategy
WMG, University of Warwick
Mark MiodownikMark Miodownik Professor of Materials & Society
University College London
Zhongyun FanZhongyun Fan Director of BCAST
Brunel University London

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