5:30pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday 27 June 2018

Be inspired! And make the world a better place

If you are studying for GCSEs and A-levels and wondering what to do next, why not join us at the Be inspired! event taking place at University of Surrey (Vet School Building) on Wednesday 27 June 2018 from 5:30 to 8:30pm (lectures from 6.30pm to 8.00pm).

Vet School Main Building (VSM), Daphne Jackson Road, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7AL
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This is a free event but pre-booking is required.
Speakers
  • Frances Daykin, Engineer, Atomic Weapons Establishment
  • Kathryn Bjärkvik, Senior Buildings Engineer, WSP

Presentations will be given by 5 speakers working in different industries followed by a panel Q&A session. Exhibition stalls will be in the foyer where snacks and refreshments will be provided at 6pm.

This is a free event but pre-booking is required.

Speakers will highlight opportunities available in their industries:

  • Professor Yang Gao, Professor of Space Autonomous Systems at Surrey University – “Getting ready for deep-space exploration”
  • Frances Daykin, Engineer, Atomic Weapons Establishment – “Maintaining the security of our nation”
  • Speaker from Fluor (TBC) – A global engineering company that designs and builds complex projects in the most challenging and diverse regions of the world
  • Kathryn Bjärkvik, Senior Buildings Engineer, WSP – “Delivering sustainable engineering solutions for the future”
  • Final speaker to be announced

Programme of events

Time

Activity

Information

5.30pm

Arrival / Exhibiton

Registration - vet school foyer

6.00pm

Refreshments

Vet school foyer

6.40pm

Welcome and Introduction

Vet school lecture theatre 1

6.50pm

Prof Yang Gao

Associate dean (international), Professor of Space Autonomous Systems, University of Surrey

7.00pm

Frances Daykin

AWE

7.10pm

Speaker to be confirmed

Fluor

7.20pm

Speaker to be confirmed

 

7.30pm

Kathryn Bjarkvik

WSP

7.40pm

panel Q&A

All speakers

8.00pm

Final visit to exhibition

Fluor, IMechE, University of Surrey

8.30pm

Close

 

Book soon as places are limited. Book your tickets here.