MaD2018: Programme

MaD2018 Programme Outline

Venue – ANZ Viaduct Events Centre (unless otherwise stated)

MONDAY 21 May 2018
8.00am Registration | Exhibition Viewing
8.45am Conference Opening:  Nic Smith (Dean of Engineering, University of Auckland) | Vic Crone (CEO, Callaghan Innovation) | Steve Saunders (Owner, & Founder, Plus Group)
9.30am Keynote Speaker 1: Prof Alex Slocum (MIT, USA)
10.00am University of Canterbury Morning Tea | Poster Session | Exhibition Viewing
10.30am Concurrent (3x Parallel) Conference Sessions
12.30pm Lunch | Poster Session | Exhibition Viewing
1.30pm Keynote Speaker 2: Peter Beck (CEO, Rocket Lab Ltd)
2.00pm Concurrent (3x Parallel) Conference Sessions
3.30pm University of Waikato Afternoon Tea | Poster Session | Exhibition Viewing
4.00pm Panel Discussions (concurrent): 1. Navigating NZ’s Research Funding System  | 2.  Challenges and Opportunities for Digital Design and Manufacturing Processes in NZ
5.00pm Industry-Researcher Collaborative Match-making
6.00pm Fisher & Paykel Pre-Dinner Drinks and Networking
7.00pm Fisher & Paykel Conference Dinner (ticketed) – Key Address by Hon. Minister Megan Woods

 

TUESDAY 22 May 2018
8.15am Registration | Exhibition Viewing
8.45am Introduction of Day
9.00am Keynote Speaker 3: Troy Coyle (CEO, HERA)
9.30am Keynote Speaker 4: Prof Olaf Diegel (Lund University, Sweden)
10.00am University of Canterbury Morning Tea | Poster Session | Exhibition Viewing
10.30am Concurrent (3x Parallel) Conference Sessions
12.30pm Lunch | Poster Session | Exhibition Viewing
1.30pm Keynote Speaker 5: Brendan Lindsay (prev. MD, Sistema Plastics)
2.00pm Panel Discussions (concurrent): 3.  Research Strategy for a MaD CoRE | 4.  Innovation in Manufacturing and Design
3.00pm Beckhoff Afternoon Tea | Poster Session | Exhibition Viewing
3.30pm Panel Discussions (concurrent): 5.  Collaboration in a MaD World | 6.  Industry 4.0
4.30pm Awards | Conference Close
5.00pm MaD2018 Post-conference Cocktails (optional) – Venue: M Social Hotel, 196-200 Quay St, Auckland

MaDE2020 goes DIGITAL during Techweek2020 as a highlight package.

DATE: 29 July 2020

TIME: 12-2pm

PLEASE REGISTER and DIARISE.

MaDE2020 physical conference dates are to be advised, with the event likely to be in late 2020.

MaDE2020 will be brought to you by the University of Auckland’s IMM Programme

CONFERENCE DATES

Conference Opening: end 2020 (date TBA)

Gala Dinner: end 2020 (date TBA)

Conference Close: end 2020 (date TBA)

SUBMISSION DATES

Abstract Portal Opened: 13 Nov 2019
Abstract Review Completed: 30 Apr 2020
Authors Notified: Early May 2020
Abstract Revisions Due: Oct 2020 (date TBA)

ABSTRACT PORTAL RE-OPEN (followed by Review Process): LATE 2020 (TBA)

 

REGISTRATION DATES

Registration Opened: 20 Jan 2020
Early Bird Reg. Closes: Late 2020 (date TBA)
Standard Reg. Closes: Late 2020 (date TBA)

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