Most chemical companies have more potential projects than they have time to work on. Fulfilling customer requirements as quickly as possible is key to capturing value from the market. This webinar explains how you can accelerate innovation in new process and product development.

By viewing this webinar, you will learn:

  • Why developing new technologies in cutting edge industries is such a challenge
  • Why design of experiments is critical if you want confidence in meeting development project milestones
  • How you can extract valuable insight from your flood of manufacturing data

JMP has been a part of SAS since the first version of JMP statistical discovery software was launched in 1989, bringing interactive data visualization and analysis to the desktop. SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers at more than 60,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®

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Speaker: Stan Higgins, OBE, former CEO of the North East of England Process Industries Cluster

After a 48-year process industry career, Stan Higgins, PhD, retired from his post as CEO of the North East of England Process Industries Cluster. In recognition of his role in catalysing the UK’s growth and expanding international influence on the chemical, biotech and renewables industries, Higgins was awarded an OBE in 2018. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and recipient of the lifetime achievement award from the Chemical Industries Association. Higgins currently acts as non-executive director of Industrial Technology Systems and is a senior adviser to Tradebe, an international leader in waste reclamation and recycling.

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Speaker:  Phil Kay, JMP Senior Analytics Consultant, SAS JMP

Phil Kay is an Analytics consultant for JMP. Previously, Phil was a key scientist in the development of numerous processes for the manufacture of colorants for digital printing at FujiFilm Imaging Colorants. Phil has a master’s degree and a PhD in chemistry, a master’s in applied statistics, and is a Chartered Chemist.

Ben Valsler

Moderator: Benjamin Valsler, Digital Editor, Chemistry World magazine

Ben is the digital editor of Chemistry World magazine, producing video and podcasts to accompany the magazine and website. Prior to joining the Royal Society of Chemistry, he was the producer of the award-winning Naked Scientists, making local and national radio programmes for the BBC, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Primedia in South Africa.