Materials and Advanced Engineering Knowledge Exchange Strategy (MAeKES) (2014)

CM International delivers foresight exercise for multi-institution design programme

CM International, developed and delivered a foresight exercise as part of a multi-institution A4B KE strategy partnership between Welsh Universities (including Swansea University) and leading advanced manufacturing companies. The MAeKES KES was designed to complement the National Research Network in Advanced Engineering and Materials providing complementary information relating to academic capability and industrial requirements in the present day and also inform research and funding directions.
The foresight developed and delivered by CM International explored the drivers and scenarios for the advanced manufacturing and materials field in the next 20 years, identifying areas where best government, university and corporate research and knowledge transfer policies and investment should be focused.
Client: University of South Wales (USW)