September 19, 2017 blog

Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran visits WMG

N Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons, visited Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) to understand the breadth and depth of WMG's research, education and technology transfer activities and witness some of the ongoing collaborative projects between WMG and Tata companies

Professor Lord Bhattacharyya, director and chairman, WMG, welcomed N Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, to WMG, at the University of Warwick, on Saturday, September 16.

Mr Chandrasekaran was given a tour of WMG's Energy Innovation Centre. Currently the facility is undergoing expansion while it continues to be the unique destination for industry and academia to develop innovative energy storage technology. Mr Chandrasekaran also visited the Advanced Steels Research Centre and the International Manufacturing Centre where the focus was on lightweighting, metrology and intelligent vehicles.

Mr Chandrasekaran was taken to the National Automotive Innovation Centre, a first-of-its-kind in Europe, which is a long-term commitment between Jaguar Land Rover, Tata Motors European Technical Centre, WMG and the University of Warwick. This Centre provides an environment to foster collaboration, cohesion and sharing of knowledge, combining national and international automotive expertise.

 

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