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David Upton Memorial Lecture

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017 at 17:00 (GMT)

David Upton Memorial Lecture

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Distinguished lecture in memory of David Mark Upton:

The digitisation of manufacturing

Tuesday 12 December 2017, 5 - 7pm


To celebrate the life and work of David Upton, American Standard Companies Professor of Operations Management at Saïd Business School who passed away in August 2017, there will be a memorial lecture in his name. Registration is essential so please use the Register button above to confirm your attendance.


Speakers include:

“A reflection on the works of David Upton” – Prof Steve New


“Beyond the hype: How to generate value from 3D printing” – Prof Matthias Holweg


“Can digital technologies bring manufacturing back to the UK?” – Prof Sir Mike Gregory, from Cambridge University


“Does machine learning make organisational learning in manufacturing obsolete?” – Prof Gary Pisano, from Harvard Business School


About the event


Following the talk, there will be a panel discussion with the speakers, moderated by Prof Steve New.


The event is open for anyone to attend and will be followed by a drinks reception at 7pm. Please remember that registration is required to attend this event.

For more information visit the School's website.


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Saïd Business School
Park End Street
OX1 1HP Oxford
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017 at 17:00 (GMT)

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