Many thanks to all who have registered it looks like 37 in total confirmed, with a few people who have date issues to confirm :
You need do nothing else, everyone who has written to me up to todays date gets a place :
Its probable that we may have one or two drop outs, so if anyone who has NOT booked wants a place I will take 5 further names as reserves, they will be allocated on a first come first served basis, but are not guaranteed obviously.
If you have registered and are UNABLE to attend, PLEASE pm me and let me know so as I can give your place to one of the reserves :
The proposed agenda is as follows :
10.00 Assemble on the ILFORD site : See website for address / location etc
10.15 Welcome & Introduction : Dr.Phil Harris Chairman & Managing Director
Safety Briefing ( Compulsory )
10.30 The Factory Manufacturing Flow : Peter Elton : Operations Director
11.00 Factory tour part one : Pilot Coating / Emulsion Making / Coating : M14 main coating machine.
( 2 hours 15 minutes )
1.15pm Lunch ( Will be provided by ILFORD photo* )
2.30 The way ahead, a presentation on R&D at ILFORD Photo
2.50. The way ahead, a presentation by marketing
3.00 Factory tour : Film finishing / paper finishing / quality control / warehouse : ( 1 hour 30 minutes )
4.30 Finish :
I hope this meets with your approval, you will have lots of opportunity to ask questions :
Simons helpfull hint : Where comfortable shoes :
Simon ILFORD Photo / HARMAN tcehnology Limited :
* Some vegetarian options will be available, if you have special dietary requirements or needs please arrange to bring your own food.
Please note : Photography will be restricted in certain areas :
: In certain areas protective clothing MUST be worn and is not optional, this will be issued to you by ILFORD photo.
We have plenty of car parking available on site : BUT we are unable to arrange transport to our site.
Here's hoping for great day:
Simon ILFORD photo / HARMAN technology Limited