Optimised Engineering Design 2018 - Agenda

On Thursday 24th May 2018, GRM were delighted to bring together a host of presentations from major OEMs, suppliers and research institutes across a diverse range of industries at our biennial conference event; OED2018.  

9:00 to 9:30 - Registration


Welcome Address – Oliver Tomlin

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Martin Gambling - GRM

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Markus Hose -  Jaguar Land Rover
Can Optimisation Support the Challenges of Modern Engineering
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Rob Gow - Robot Bike Co
Using Simulation led Design in the Development of Engineered, Bespoke, High Performance Mountain Bikes 
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10:45 to 11:15 - Break


David Jonson - Land Rover BAR
Structural Engineering in the Fluid Environment of the America's Cup
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Utkarsha Ankalkhope - The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC)
The Use of Topology Optimisation and Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing for Large Scale Space Structures 
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Clive Hudson - Eclipse Sportscars
Complex Flow Problems: An Application of Empirical Design, CFD, Test and Optimisation Methods
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12:30 to 13:45 - Lunch and Museum Tour


Welcome Back

Satoshi Ishiguro & Adam Hargreaves - Harada Vehicle Design
Optimising the Future of Personal Mobility

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Andrew Morris - Ricardo
Lightweight Cylinder Block and Lubrication Circuit Thermal Management Solutions for Low CO2 Emissions

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14:40 to 15:10 - Break


Helena Simmonds - Warwick Manufacturing Group
Lightweight Composite Suspension Design and Manufacture for Ford
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George Scholz - McMurtry
The Application of Composites Optimisation Software in a Start-Up Environment
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Joe Johnson - Tata Motors
Exploring the Benefits of an Optimisation-Led Design Process in a Powertrain Application
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16:25 to 16:30 Wrap Up & Conference Concludes

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