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The Business of Winning – a story of success

How energy-efficient, horizontal innovation and technologies will keep UK motorsport at the front of the global race

Sir Henry Royce Memorial Lecture

28 September 2016 | IET London: Savoy Place

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Horizontal Innovation is the effective transfer of knowledge and technology from one sector to another.

For the last 100 years, the fast-paced, competitive environment of international motorsport has proven to be a veritable ‘vortex of innovation’, for rapid development of innovative practices, processes, skills and technologies, focussed on delivering maximum performance with the greatest energy efficiency, under the most extreme and demanding conditions.


About the speaker

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Chris Aylett

Chris Aylett, Chief Executive, Motorsport Industry Association

Who should attend?

This talk is open to members and non-members and will be of interest to all with an interest in Innovation, Engineering and Motorsport from GCSE Level School children, through Students, to new and old professionals.

It is free to attend and includes a “Showcase of Capabilities” where recent innovations in the world of motorsports will be displayed for delegates to see and discuss with those responsible for them.




18:00 - Registration
18:30 - Lecture commences
20:00 - Networking drinks
21:00 - Close