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Academics and businesses questioned on graphene technology

21 April 2016

The Science and Technology Committee takes evidence from the University of Manchester and National Graphene Institute as well as graphene businesses, to examine the research challenges of the technology, its opportunities for commercial innovation and the management of its intellectual property.


Tuesday 26 April 2016, Wilson Room, Portcullis House

At 2.15pm

  • Tim Harper, Tim Harper Graphene Investment and Consulting
  • Dr Erik Cox, Director, Inclusive Designs Ltd
  • Ray Gibbs, Chief Executive Officer, Haydale Graphene Industries Plc
  • Harry Swan, Managing Director, Thomas Swan and Company Ltd
  • Dr Liam Britnell, UK Manager, BGT Materials Ltd

At 3.15pm

  • Sir AndrĂ© Geim, Regius Professor, The University of Manchester, and Research Professor, The Royal Society
  • Professor Luke Georghiou, Vice-President for Research and Innovation, The University of Manchester

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