Microfactories: Advanced Manufacturing

Panel Mf

Revitalising Manufacturing, Creating Jobs and Reducing waste

The creation of innovative products from waste using the latest modular microfactory technologies from UNSW will result in thousands of new jobs across regional and metropolitan Australia.

In collaboration with industry partners, SMaRT Centre has developed green manufacturing technologies that turn many types of common waste streams into saleable products.


Panel Discussion on Green Manufacturing and Microfactories

Date: 19 March 2018

Venue: UNSW Business Lounge, Level 6, West Lobby, UNSW Business School, Building E12


Professor Veena Sahajwalla

11:30pm – 12:00pm

Registration and coffee on arrival

12:00pm – 12.10pm

Opening Address:

Warwick Dawson, Director, Knowledge Exchange Division of Enterprise

12:10pm – 1:20pm

Panel Discussion and Q & A

Panel Members

Chair: Michael Sharpe, Director, NSW & ACT, AMGC

Ian Tooze, Market Development Manager, Moly-Cop

Chris Loo, TES, Business Manager, Corporate, Government and Education

Mario Dimovski, CEO, Plastfix

Graeme Sheekey, Head of Operations – Oceania, Chamberlain Group

Warwick Dawson, Director, Knowledge Exchange Division of Enterprise

1:20pm – 1:30pm

Closing remarks

Ian Tooze, Market Development Manager, Moly-Cop                                                                                                                                                                

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Lunch & Networking Session