You are cordially invited to… 

The Innovators’ Assembly

Thursday 6th June 2019

A gathering for technologists and leaders in high-tech and bio-tech manufacturing

Venue: Oxford Kassam Stadium

Take this precious opportunity to step back from your day-to-day operations and consider critical systemic shifts in the business environment, gain candid insights into disruptive technological developments and engage in rich dialogue about the strategic implications both for your organisation, and for yourself as an innovator and leader.

This event is ideal for you, if you are a

  • Technologist or leader, in high-tech manufacturing & bio-engineering

  • Partner or senior level executive in a professional services or tech services firm

  • Senior representative in a scientific and engineering educational and research institutions

  • High potential individual in the world of high manufacturing

  • Academic or policy influencer

Who Values

Participating in a respected peer community, where – in an increasingly virtual world – you can…

Meet and interact in real time with acknowledged experts and respected peers.  Where you can explore together the possible implications of disruptive technological developments.  Where valuable CPD will be a natural outcome.  And without even trying, you’ll enrich your personal network and perhaps even find potential collaborators.

And definitely if you are ambitious to

Imagine new applications for in-house technologies

Anticipate customer needs

Consider new segments

Spot opportunities in disruption

Enhance the value that your organisation adds

Make a real difference to your organisation and to yourself as an innovator and a leader

You’ll be informed, along key systemic themes

Carefully selected experts will address a range of topics…


The Circular Economy and changing business models
Tech developments in space exploration
Innovations in bio-engineering
Developments in the UK Landscape
Launch of the global Innovation Standard
IoT, Digitisation and Cyber – theory and practice
Agile – does it serve manufacturing?
The innovator: neuroplasticity, systems and influence

To see the draft event outline click here.

And explore implications in dialogue groups

You’ll have the chance to think together with highly intelligent peers in our unique process…

Nothing beats meeting peers face-to-face in terms of quality dialogue and relationship-building.  There is now a wealth of research to prove that virtual gatherings pale in comparison.  At the Innovators’ Assembly you will meet and have quality interactions in real time with a wide range of acknowledged experts and respected peers.  You’ll dialogue together, gain valuable CPD, enrich your personal network, and maybe even find potential collaborators.  To help optimise your experience and your connections, there will be a unique and gently facilitated process to support you.  By the end of the day you’ll have had quality interactions with at least 16 other participants.

You’ll engage with…

Experts and accomplished peers, and fellow influencers in High Value Manufacturing and Biotech.

You’ll benefit from…

Seeing issues from other perspectives, and your “mental map” will be greatly enriched.

You’ll gain…

Even more confidence to lead and innovate within your organisation, and even your sector.


Ways you can participate


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