The Advanced Control Technology Club 
Launch Event for ACT Club Centre of Excellence in Manufacturing Systems

a new partnership with AJM Consulting

To be held at Europarc Innovation Centre, Grimsby. 24 April 2001

This event is open to anybody. Please contact us if you are interested in attending, or simply complete the on-line registration form below.

NOTE: This meeting has since been held.


This event will see the launch of a partnership between AJM Consulting and the ACT Club. The purposes of this partnership are to enhance the facilities offered by both organisations in the field of control applications, to provide a local presence for the ACT Club in the North of England and to provide the Club with a Centre in Manufacturing Systems.

The Keynote Speaker will be Professor Michael J Grimble, who heads up one of Europe's largest Industrial Control research groups at the University of Strathclyde and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

The ACT Club was set up in 1990 with DTI support and has been self-financing for eight years. Managed by Industrial Systems and Control Ltd in co-operation with the University of Strathclyde, it serves around 35 member companies ranging from blue chip multinationals to small high-technology firms. Members include Corus, BP, BAE, Unilever, Conoco, Ford, Kodak, SmithKline Beecham and many others.

The ACT Club provides real benefits through:

Further details of the services which are available from the Club and the benefits it can provide can be found on this web-site.

This Launch Event will commence at 11am, when we will present the capabilities of the Club, and of the events and services that are available. A buffet lunch will be provided from 12:30 onwards. There will be the opportunity of discussing the capabilities of this partnership with specialists from both AJM Consulting and The ACT Club, during and after the lunch session.

Additional Information:

The meeting is being held at the new Europarc Innovation Centre, Grimsby.

Directions and maps describing how to get to the Europarc Innovation Centre can be found on the Europarc web-site.

Nearby Hotels

The Travel Inn, Europa Park, Appian Way, Off Gilbey Road, Grimsby, DN31 2UT, Tel: 01472 242630
Room only: 40.95 Travel Inn

The Beeches Hotel, 42 Waltham Road, Scartho, Grimsby, DN33 2LX, Tel: 01472 278830
B&B: 42.50

Best Western Forest Pines, ErmErmine Street, Broughton, Brigg, North Lincolnshire, DN20 0AQ, Tel: 01652 650770
B&B: 90.00 Forest Pines

The above prices are inclusive of VAT and are given purely as a guide.