Discussion Leaders

We have brought together some of the most innovative and forward-thinking manufacturing executives to share their first-hand experience of manufacturing robotics and Industrial Automation with fellow manufacturers. Below is a list of our 2019 discussion leaders:

Barry Graham

Barry Graham

Field Application Manager - Robotic Technologies , Omron

Ed Preston

Ed Preston

Global Automation Leader , GKN Aerospace

Steven Carter

Steven Carter

Digital Manufacturing Integration Lead , Rolls Royce

Duncan McFarlane

Duncan McFarlane

Head of Distributed Information & Automation Laboratory, University of Cambridge (IfM)

David Barker

David Barker

Manufacturing Director - Europe , Essentra

Jonathan Howard

Jonathan Howard

Technical Director , P&B Metal Components

Kevin White

Kevin White

Process Control & Automation Manager , Tata Steel

Ben Morgan

Ben Morgan

Head of Integrated Manufacturing Group , Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Factory 2050

Joan Stewart

Joan Stewart

Operations Director , Hotter Shoes

Alan Newman

Alan Newman

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering & Technical Director , De La Rue

Steven Barr

Steven Barr

Managing Director , Edge Digital

Martin Walder

Martin Walder

Vice President Industry , Schneider Electric

Steve Brambley

Steve Brambley

Chief Executive , GAMBICA

Jeremy Hadall

Jeremy Hadall

Chief Engineer - Intelligent Automation , Manufacturing Technology Centre