26th April 2017
Working together as part of Industry 4.0 roundtable

How technology companies, manufacturers and academics can work together as part of Industry 4.0 / LCR 4.0


Venue: Typhoo Tea Ltd, Pasture Road, Moreton, Wirral, Merseyside CH46 8XF


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 is an ERDF-funded project bringing 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.


LCR 4.0 is a joint initiative between The Virtual Engineering Centre (University of Liverpool), Liverpool John Moores, Hartree, Sensor City and Liverpool City Region LEP, part funded by ERDF



  • Tom Dawes, CEO, Valuechain
  • Richard Gregory, director, Tech North
  • Andy Kent, chief executive, Angel Solutions
  • Anthony Walker, strategic alliances manager for 4.0, LJMU
  • Simon Reid, sector manager, advanced manufacturing, Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Steve Barratt, head of factory, Typhoo Tea
  • Keith Hanshaw, managing director, Leather Satchel Company
  • Graham Cox, industry solutions lead – industrial sector, IBM
  • Dean Ward, technical director, Evoke
  • Graham Bond, RSM’s head of manufacturing in the North West
  • Gavin Sherratt, managing director, Mashbo
  • Jason Barker, managing director, CNC Robotics
  • Annie O’Toole, senior project manager and growth hacker, SwapBots and Draw & Code

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