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Recent Projects have been contracted from:

 2017 -  KESS II 2016-17 ESF (£39,773) - Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS) funded Master by Research with 30 days industrial placement in Carl Kammerling International Tools (CKI Tools) for the period October 2016 to september 2017 on "Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in CKI Tools."

2016 - KESSII 2016-17 ESF (£39,773) - Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS) funded Master by Research with 30 days industrial placement in Roberts of Port Dinorwic Ltd for the period February 2016 to January 2017 on "A Holistic Review of Operations and Recommendations for Improvement in Roberts Ltd." 

 2016 - KESS II 2016-17 ESF (£39,773) - Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS) funded Master by Research with 30 days industrial placement in Roberts of Port Dinorwic Ltd for the period February 2016 to January 2017 on "Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Roberts Ltd."

 2015 - Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Products Ltd. & College of Business, Law, Education and Social Sciences in Prifysgol Bangor University – (£122,984) comprising of £30,000 seed-fund from the industrial partner contributing in a joint research studentship plus £18,000 for 20% p.a. part-time employment for a Research Associate working on-site one day per week, matched up with another £30,000 from the academic partner for the Research Associate's studentship pursuing an industrial Doctorate on “Lean, Sustainable & Efficient operations in the Healthcare Diagnostics sector” for the period October 2014 to September 2017. There are also £44,984 in in-kind contributions from the two parties.

2014 - Qoob Europe Ltd. on “Forecasting for Local City Councils' (LCC) Business Rates Accounts with time series and causal models” (Welsh Government Strategic Insight Programme - SIP, Project CS4026 - £2,500). A demo of the prototype LCC Strategic Forecasting tool may be requested from the CEO of Qoob Europe Ltd  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

2014 - Welsh Assembly Remuneration Board on "Barriers for entering the Welsh Assembly" (Welsh Government - £9,850 / Co-Investigator)

2013 - Alpha Maven Ltd. on “Predictive Models for Financial Markets Using  Real Time Micro-blogging data streams” (Welsh Government Strategic Insight Programme - SIP, Project CS3009 - £2,250)

2013 - Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Products Ltd. on “Improving Operations efficiencies in the Healthcare diagnostics industry” (Technology Strategy Board - Knowledge Transfer Programme sKTP, Project KTP1000811 - £60,989)

2012 - Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Products Ltd. on "Scoping an Operational Management improvement process” (Welsh Government Strategic Insight Programme - SIP, Project CS1070 - £2,500)

2011The M4 Competition, the largest to-date empirical forecasting competition.

2010 - Revoil on a software platform to support purchasing decisions in the  Refined Oil industry

2009 - YourPartner S.A. on integrating the Theta Method and Syntetos-Boylan Approximation of Croston's method in the CleverStock forecasting tool

2008 - Planet S.A. on building Information Management tools and Econometric Models for the  the National Centre for the Accreditation of Lifelong Learning Providers (EKEPIS) database

2007 - The 2006/07 Forecasting Competition for Neural Networks & Computational Intelligence - NN3 (SAS grant - $5,000 jointly with Lancaster Centre for Forecasting)

2006 - DoH on a Forecasting Tool for predicting Healthcare Demand in Primary Care Trusts across U.K.