Faculty of Engineering research and industry reception

25 February 2013, 3.00 PM - 25 February 2013, 3.00 PM

Merchant Venturers Building Atrium, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UB
This event showcases Faculty of Engineering research to industry.  Whether your company already works with the Faculty, or you want to get involved for the first time, come and find out more about the full range of research in the Faculty and discover the many ways in which companies can engage.

From 3-6pm all Faculty research groups will have a display stand in the MVB Atrium and there will be a series of talks (3-4.15pm) aimed at engaging industry with Faculty research (see below).

At 5pm, there will be a welcome from Professor Eric Thomas, Vice-Chancellor and Professor Nishan Canagarajah, Dean of Engineering, which will be followed by a buffet dinner and networking event (to finish by 8pm).

To register interest in attending, please email: emma.wood@bristol.ac.uk.  Please state your company, which part of the event you would like to attend and if you have any dietary requirements.


Section 1: General Engagement
Time Speaker Title Location
3.00 - 3.05pm Prof Nishan Canagarajah (Dean) Welcome from the Dean of Engineering MVB 1.11
3.05 - 3.15pm Prof Paul Weaver (Faculty Research Director) Overview of engaging with the Faculty’s Research MVB 1.11
3.15 - 3.25pm Dr John McWilliams (Industrial Liaison Manager) Engaging with Engineering and Computer Science students MVB 1.11
Section 2: Faculty Research
Time Speaker Title Location
3.25 - 3.35pm Prof Ian Bond  Composites MVB 1.11
3.35 - 3.45pm Prof Dimitra Simeonidou              High Performance Networks MVB 1.11
3.45 - 3.55pm Prof Thorsten Wagener Water and Environment MVB 1.11
3.55 - 4.05pm Prof Bruce Drinkwater Ultrasonics and Non-Destructive Testing     MVB 1.11
4.05.- 4.15pm Prof Dave Bull Visual Information Laboratory MVB 1.11

At 5.00pm, Professor Eric Thomas, Vice-Chancellor and Professor Nishan Canagarajah will launch the networking and drinks reception in Merchant Venturers Building Lower Atrium.

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