Innovation in focus: Sustainable MANUFACTURING

21 May 2019
Innovation Theatre

"Towards a digitally-enabled access economy"

  • What the Fourth Industrial Revolution means for sustainable business 
  • Changing what we currently think of as ‘manufacturing’ 
  • Delivering an industrial revolution against the deadlines of dangerous climate change and the SDGs 

David Bent, Strategy advisor and social entrepreneur 

"Beyond ‘business as usual’: How Rolls Royce is embracing disruptive innovation for sustainability"

  • Getting smart with the IoT and big data
  • Building a ‘beyond business as usual’ innovation culture
  • Taking ‘the leap of faith’ with technological breakthroughs

Dr Andrew Clifton, Sustainability manager - engineering and design, Rolls Royce

"10 ways to make manufacturing more sustainable"

  • How to reduce carbon for heat
  • Embracing digital as part of your sustainable strateg’
  • Making sustainable more profitable

Steven Jeffers, Strategic program manager, E.ON

Panel discussion:
“How can business scale 4IR innovations that tackle key social and environmental challenges?”

David Bent, Strategy advisor & social entrepreneur
Andrew Clifton, Sustainability manager - engineering & design - Rolls Royce
Steven Jeffers, Strategic program manager - E.ON




Built Environment

Business Leadership