Surrey hosts chemical engineering industry day
On 28th October 2015, the Department of Chemical & Process Engineering hosted this year’s Industry Day, an annual event held on campus for current Chemical Engineering students.
The keynote speaker was Professor Jonathan Seville, Deputy President of IChemE and Dean of the Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences.
The Chemical Engineering Industry Day enable around 200 Year 2, 3 & 4 undergraduate students to network with representatives from various multinational and local chemical engineering companies, learn more about industry as well as discover potential training year placements and graduate jobs. Returning students were also given the opportunity to display and present their placement posters.
Those participating in the Chemical Engineering Industry Day included Air Products, BOC, Eni, ExxonMobil, Fluor, Grace Catalysts Technologies, Jacob Douwe Egberts, Jacobs, Modern Water, Pfizer, Proctor & Gamble & Thames Water.
As well as presentations from all the companies mentioned above, talks were given by Dr Marco Ramaioli (Senior Lecture & Tutor in Chemical Engineering) and Professor Sai Gu (Head of the Department of Chemical & Process Engineering).