tony pixton

Tony Pixton, chief executive, Advanced Propulsion Centre

15 Sep 2015 | By Stuart Nathan

Centre stage: The Advanced Propulsion Centre’s outgoing CEO discusses how the APC is helping new technology bridge the ‘valley of death’.


John Elvesjö and Mårten Skogö, inventors of eye-tracking

10 Aug 2015 | By Stuart Nathan

Eye-tracking can potentially replace the mouse, touchscreen and pad as the way we interact with computers, and may be the closest we get to a technbology that can read our minds

steve evans1

Prof Steve Evans, director of research at the Centre for Industrial Sustainability

7 Aug 2015 | By Will Stirling

The problem of increasing economic growth while consuming less resources is intractable and unappealing to many, and yet it matters to everybody. Professor Steve Evans discusses value and the planet with Will Stirling.

Peter Emery

Drax Group operations director Peter Emery

13 Jul 2015 | By Stuart Nathan

Carbon cutter: Drax Group’s operations director talks to Stuart Nathan about the technical challenges behind Europe’s biggest decarbonisation project

Dr Luca Ravagnan

Under the skin: A new breed of biomedical implant

3 Jul 2015 | By Andrew Wade

Dr Luca Ravagnan is the co-founder and CEO of WISE Srl, a European medical device company that’s pioneering the development of pain-relieving implants


Bosch board member Werner Struth

8 Jun 2015 | By Jason Ford

Well connected: Bosch Group board member Dr Werner Struth says that Industry 4.0 is driving a major reorganisation of industrial production


Rob Rickell, president, group technology, GKN Group

11 May 2015 | By Stuart Nathan

Rob Rickell is at the helm of a company that has grown into an automotive business supplying complete all-wheel drives


Open Bionics founder Joel Gibbard

20 Apr 2015

Handy man: Joel Gibbard founded Open Bionics with the aim of producing advanced prosthetics that are both affordable and desirable


Steve Austen, Chief engineer and engineering director of Supacat

6 Mar 2015 | By Stuart Nathan

Top cat: The RNLI’s former chief engineer has joined specialist vehicle manufacturer Supacat at an exciting time.


Liquid logic: Peter Dearman, inventor of the liquid-air engine

10 Feb 2015 | By Stephen Harris

Peter Dearman has spent almost his entire adult  life considering the possibilities of an engine that runs on liquid nitrogen.

Search for more Interviews

Advanced search


The Chancellor has announced that a politically neutral Commission is to oversee infrastructure projects in the UK. Chaired by former Labour transport secretary Lord Adonis, it will seek to streamline and speed up approval and planning processes. Which sector of the infrastructure should be its first priority?