What is the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland? [Webinar]
28 July 2020
The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) is a group of industry-led manufacturing research and development facilities transforming skills, productivity and innovation in Scotland helping to make the country a global leader in advanced manufacturing. NMIS is at the heart of the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland in Renfrewshire. It is operated by the University of Strathclyde and supported by Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, High-Value Manufacturing Catapult, Skills Development Scotland, Scottish Funding Council and Renfrewshire Council.
Professor Chris Dungey - Research Director at the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS)
Research Director at the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS), Professor Chris Dungey blends academic achievement with significant strategic and operational experience across world leading industrial, academic and research and technology organisations. Joining NMIS in early 2020, Chris was previously at TWI and Lancaster University where he was the Director of the Joining 4.0 Innovation Centre (J4IC). Focused on creating innovative digital manufacturing solutions and connecting industrial research needs with world leading research offerings, here Chris also developed and secured large scale research project initiatives. Before this, he was firmly embedded within the world of manufacturing, working across team and technology leadership roles within Rolls-Royce, Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) and GKN.
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