18 Oct The Future LiME Hub aluminium in aerospace free event – Thursday 28 November 2019

Thursday 28 November 2019
09:15 – 16:00

Newton Room
Hamilton Centre
Brunel University London

The Future LiME Hub is dedicated to advancing and facilitating each, and is hosting an aluminium in aerospace event (with support from Alfed, IOM3 and the ATI) which represents:

An opportunity to:

  • understand next generation; conventional, hybrid-electric and E-VTOL/UAM aerospace platform requirements
  • gain insight into the UK strategic roadmap for ensuring UK based manufacturing capability to support what are very diverse platform requirements
  • explore how the UK; aerospace industry, aluminium industry, manufacturing base and academic institutions can collaborate and innovate to expedite this capability evolution

Key themes:

  • improving efficiency through design
  • alloy optimisation and development
  • total life CO2 reduction and circular economy
  • automation/digitisation requirements for next-gen manufacturing environments
  • certification/validation streamlining
  • cross-industry knowledge transfer
  • integration and optimisation of indirect additive manufacturing
  • enabling future rate capability

Speakers include representatives from:

  • The Future LiME Hub
  • The Aerospace Technology Institute / HVM Catapults
  • Aerospace OEMs
  • Aerospace Prime and Tier1/2 suppliers
  • UK manufacturing base
  • UK Light alloy R&D institutions


Anyone wishing to book onto this event, please use the following link:


Abigail Southall
Abigail Southall