Innovator Workshop


11 October 2022


11:30 am - 3:30 pm


iAero Centre, Bunford Lane, Somerset, Yeovil, BA20


About this event

The Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) in partnership with iAero Innovation Centre, the West of England Aerospace Forum and the Heart of the South West local enterprise partnership invites aerospace innovators to join this workshop at the newly opened iAero Innovation Centre in Yeovil.

This event is for organisations or individuals looking to introduce or develop their technology or capability in the aerospace sector. The session will include presentations about the ATI Technology Strategy, the future of sustainable aerospace, the grant funding landscape, and an opportunity for you to tell us how we and our co-hosts can support your organisation in the future.

Location: iAero Innovation Centre, Bunford Lane, Yeovil BA20 2EJ
Date: 11th October 2022
Time: 11.30 – 3.30

Who should attend?

The event is for innovators who are looking to introduce or develop their technology or capability in the aerospace sector. The event is open to:

  • Companies new to aerospace who are developing game-changing innovation. This includes organisations from other industries and geographies interested in entering the UK aerospace sector.
  • Aerospace companies of all sizes who are keen to innovate and connect with aerospace innovators.
  • Researchers interested in real life industry use cases.
  • Regulators, policymakers and others who want to collaborate with innovators to build the aerospace industry of tomorrow.


  • 11.30 Lunch and networking
  • 12.30 Event start, welcome and presentations from iAero and the West of England Aerospace Forum (WEAF) and Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership
  • 12.50 Meet the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI)
  • 13.10 Questions
  • 13.20 Break
  • 13.30 FlyZero and the future of sustainable aerospace
  • 13.50 Grant funding – what is available and how to access aerospace R&D funding
  • 14.10 What does iAero have to offer?
  • 14.30 Tell us how we can support you! Interactive workshop
  • 15.30 Event close


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