Materials Technologies for Energy Applications

2-3rd March 2010

"UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), Materials UK and Materials KTN are partnering to showcase UK industrial capability, and explore potential R&D linkages in the area of advanced materials technology for energy generation, storage, transmission and conservation. We will also explore the role of advanced materials in the drive towards a low carbon economy. The event will provide a unique opportunity to develop and build business relationships with companies and investors from many countries. The focal point of the week will be a conference at the Radisson Hotel Manchester Airport on 2-3 March, consisting of presentations, discussions and Business-to-Business meetings (to be brokered). 
Companies and organisations supporting the conference include IOM3, Alstom, EON, RWE, Doosan Babcock Energy, NPL, TWI, ETD Ltd, NAMTEC, NAREC, Advanced Manufacturing Park (Sheffield), Cranfield University, Loughborough University. Technium OpTIC (North Wales), Northern Way and Environlink. Other companies and organisations, such as  Rolls Royce, Dalton Institute, Imperial College, University of Strathclyde, University of Oxford, BVG Associates, Ceres Power, Intelligent Energy, Cenex, Technology Strategy Board, Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) are providing Speakers for the conference.
Registrations are now open and places will book fast. Visit  to secure your place.  

Sponsorship opportunities

A wide range of sponsorship and exposition opportunities are available to organisations interested in gaining exposure through the conference as well as Business to Business discussions with overseas companies. For further information, please contact Robert Quarshie at or call +44 (0) 20 7451 7365


Bursary for SME Members of the Materials KTN

The Materials KTN is offering a Bursary, to cover the delegate fees, to 20 SMEs with innovations in materials for energy applications. If you would like to be considered for this Bursary then contact Jackie Butterfield at  providing a paragraph on the innovations you are undertaking.