LJMU Digital Round Table with Business Cloud

You may have heard a lot about the fourth industrial revolution but do you know about the nine advancements in modern technology that form the foundation of Industry 4.0?  LCR 4.0 brings together world-class practical support to transform Liverpool City Region businesses in the manufacturing space through digital revolution. LCR 4.0 helps SMEs to increase productivity and de-risk innovation.  Working with Liverpool John Moores University, BusinessCloud will be bringing together  tech companies, manufacturers and academics to see how they can work together as part of Industry 4.0 / LCR 4.0.


  • Tom Dawes, CEO, Valuechain
  • Richard Gregory, director Tech North
  • Andy Kent, chief executive, Angel Solutions Andy Kent
  • Anthony Walker, strategic alliances manager for 4.0, LJMU c/o Lambert, Lesley
  • Simon Reid, sector manager, advanced manufacturing, Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Steve Barratt, head of factory, Typhoo Tea
  • Annie O’Toole, head of projects, SwapBots / Draw and Code
  • Dean Ward, technical director, Evoke
  • Graham Cox, Industry Solutions Lead – Industrial Sector, IBM
  • Graham Bond, RSM’s head of manufacturing in the North West
  • Gavin Sherratt, managing director, Mashbo
  • Jason Barker, managing director, CNC Robotics
  • Chris Wooder, software engineering manager, LPW Technology
  • Chairman Chris Maguire, editor, BusinessCloud