TBC - 7th October 2023

Great Malvern, UK

12th Edition



Gala Event

Thursday 6th October 2022 (evening)

 Malvern College, Great Malvern WR14 3PL

Enjoy a stimulating evening of conversation over a three course meal with friends and colleagues before hearing from our guest speaker. Hosted in the Gryphon Room on the Malvern College campus.

@festivalofinnov #InnovateMalvern


After Dinner Guest Speaker


Christopher Shelley, CEO SolarBotanic Trees

Chris is a highly experienced Chairman, Non-Executive Director and CEO who has spent his career working on heavy and light manufactured goods, project and process engineering services, and capital intensive industries: Automotive, Utility Power Generation, Heavy Building Materials, and Food Process Engineering. He was previously CEO and now chairs the Board at Dymag Performance Wheels which manufactures carbon and forged aluminium wheels for racing, OEM and aftermarket cars, motorcycles and cycles. Currently Chris is CEO of the innovative SolarBotanic Trees startup that is now prototyping artifical tree structures that can generate electricty from both solar and wind energy for electric vehicle charging and domestic energy needs.

@solarbotanic, @dymagwheels, @bigbluesey 



Price: £82.80 inc VAT (£69.00 + VAT), Table of 8 £550+VAT

Dress: Black Tie

Time: 7:30pm welcome drink, 8pm sit down to eat, carriages at 11pm.





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