10.55: Introduction and Welcome
Deborah Allan, Xmark Media
11.00: Patent pending for this game-changing technology - a solid-state Fourier transform spectrometer
Dr Tim Stephens, Keit Ltd
11.20: Next-generation optical fibre and photonics materials
Dr John Lincoln and Deepak Jain, EPSRC Centre for innovative manufacturing in photonics, University of Southampton
11.40: What is Ultra-Precision?
Martin O’Hara, National Strategy Manager, EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Ultra Precision, Cranfield University
12.00: Flexible photon counting, applications and examples
Dr Richard Nock, Qumet Technologies, University of Bristol
12.20: KEYNOTE Celebrating the International Year of Light in the UK
Dr Beth Taylor, Chair UK National Committee for IYL2015, Institute of Physics
12.40: Applied Photonics – Where are advances in photonics taking us?
Dr Mark Goossens, Business Development Manager, Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd
13.00: Vantablack – What it is & what it isn’t
Steve Northam, Business Development Director, Surrey Nanosystems