Talks and lectures

Never stop learning: come to one of our upcoming talks, public lectures or conferences, led by academic experts from right across our University. Some are open to the public while others are aimed at professionals and practitioners from particular sectors.

ZMorph Multitool 3D printer
public lecture

This event has been postponed and a new date will be confirmed in due course.

Machine measuring the size of a product
workshop

Do you want to develop products or services that will give your organisation maximum return on investment? Join this workshop to learn the tools and techniques that will ensure optimal profits for your new initiatives.

Reflection of a person looking at a graph on screen
workshop

How do you know how much of a product to manufacture or how to deal with uncertainty in the marketplace? Join this workshop to find out.

Derby City Centre at night
conference

The International Conference on Manufacturing Research (ICMR 2021) will include keynote presentations by internationally renowned researchers and industrialists, as well as papers from academia and industry, exploring all core areas of advanced and digital manufacturing engineering.

Two people looking at graphs on a laptop over a table containing a glass of water, pencils, a notebook and a ruler.
workshop

Managing business risk and developing resilience is vital in the current climate. Join this two-part workshop series to learn the tools and techniques you can use to effectively strengthen your organisation and ensure your business objectives are realised.

Two people looking at a window with sticky notes on
workshop

Project management skills are key in ensuring a project runs smoothly and is completed within the required timeframe. Critical path analysis is fundamental within any project and when applied correctly, can create efficiency and cost savings. Join us to find out how you can use this important technique within your own organisation.

Man in a suit, speaking with a microphone in his hand
workshop

Harnessing the power of a team through identifying and combining individual strengths is a key component in successful leadership. Designed for current leaders and aspiring leaders alike, this workshop series offers a unique opportunity to discover the tools you will need to positively lead others and help create a productive and effective work environment.

Macbook and yellow pencil on a table, with a hand holding an iphone
workshop

Managing cashflow is key to developing a thriving business. Without cash, there is no business! Join us to learn these fundamental financial skills.

Headshot of Flora Huang
public lecture

Professor Flora Huang will discuss the profound implications of Stock Connect to local and global financial markets and the legal impediments to its implementation.

A man looking at financial data
workshop

If you are thinking of securing funding or an external investment for your business then this workshop is a must. Learn the areas you will need to consider, from a highly experienced financial management consultant.

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