Yi Qin (FIMechE, FIoN, FHeA, CEng, PhD), a Chair/Professor in Manufacturing Technology and Systems, Director of the Centre for Precision Manufacturing at the University of Strathclyde, UK. His research interests include Precision Forming and Micro/Nano-Manufacturing. Yi has managed a series of the funded RTD projects, including overall management of the EU FP6 flagship project - MASMICRO ("Integration of manufacturing systems for mass-manufacture of miniature/micro-products"), technical management of EU FP7 POLYTUBES project and Micro-FAST project. He has published over 200 technical articles and given keynote speeches/invited lectures at more than 30 international conferences and workshops. Yi is Editor-in-Chief of the journal of Manufacturing Review.