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Royce Institute Student Summit

The Henry Royce Institute Student Summit 2021 is a two-day virtual conference aimed at UK doctoral students undertaking work in materials-related subjects.

What is the summit about?

The inaugural Royce Student Summit aims to bring together the UK materials PhD and EngD community to share research, network, and learn more about transitioning from doctoral study to the next step on the career ladder.

The theme of the Summit is Advanced Materials for a Sustainable Future, focussing in particular on five key advanced materials drivers for advanced materials research:

  • Transition to Zero Carbon
  • Sustainable Manufacture
  • Digital and Communications
  • Circular Economy
  • Health and Wellbeing


Registration for this event is free to doctoral candidates studying a materials-related subject and affiliated with a UK institution, and well as their academic or industrial supervisors.

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WEAF Virtual Hydrogen Summit

The West of England Aerospace Forum (WEAF) are launching the first digital Hydrogen Summit in the South West.

Listen to the experts to gain an overview of the sector and explore the opportunities it may bring to the South West supply chain.

The event will be discussing the development of the green hydrogen roadmap and bringing together local stakeholders, authorities and businesses to develop and deploy hydrogen fuel projects across the region. It will also cover policy, hydrogen supply, research and development, infrastructure and hydrogen demand.


Access to this 3 day online conference is via Eventbrite. Tickets are available for members and non-members of WEAF.

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Response to UK Government Energy White Paper

The South West Nuclear Hub welcomes the long-awaited release of the UK Government Energy White Paper, which confirms nuclear’s role in reaching net zero targets, and creating jobs to power the post-Covid economic recovery. In particular, Advanced Modular Reactors are listed as a priority area in the Net Zero Innovation Portfolio, which aims to accelerate […]

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NIA Nuclear 2020

Nuclear 2020: Roadmap to Net Zero, the industry’s leading annual nuclear conference, will take place on Thursday 3 December as a virtual event and exhibition.

Now in its 20th year, the conference will bring together speakers from across all parts of the nuclear industry to update and discuss key developments in decommissioning, nuclear new build, dexport opportunities, skills and much more.

Nuclear 2020 will be free for delegates to attend. All participants will have access to:

  • Plenary Sessions with leading speakers from across the energy sector, including the Minister for Energy
  • Plenary sessions on nuclear’s role in our Net Zero Future
  • Updates on the resilience of the nuclear industry during COVID-19
  • Insights on the latest world-class innovations in the UK nuclear industry, from decommissioning to small modular reactors and fusion technology
  • Digital platforms for one-to-one networking
  • Q&A with speakers through our chat function
  • Exhibitions showcasing business opportunities across the nuclear sector
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NI Young Generation Network Festival Week

The YGN is excited to bring something new to members and wider YGN community this year with their very first YGN Festival Week, in lieu of the Annual Seminar and Dinner. Throughout the week, you will be invited to attend a variety of online content, each showcasing different ways the YGN meets its mission to encourage, develop and inspire early career nuclear professions.

There will be a series of events – from interactive panel sessions and professional development advice to more technical talks in the form of mini intro to’s. The YGN hope to bring you a digital taster of our typical annual events programme, all in the space of one week!


Upon registering via the below link, you will be able to indicate which sessions you would like to attend over Festival Week and create your own tailored agenda for the week.

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