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21/1/2015 18:0021/1/2015 21:00View from the topPrince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG
The View from the top series of lectures feature leading engineers and industrialists giving personal perspectives on key UK engineering issues. The series were firstly brought into the Academy’s events programme in 2011 and will be re-introduced in 2015 with a presentation by Helmut Engelbrecht, Chief Executive of URENCO.
Now, 10 years into his tenure as Chief Executive of URENCO, one of the world's biggest suppliers of enriched uranium to the civil nuclear power industry, Helmut Engelbrecht has a unique perspective on all areas of the nuclear business. He strongly believes that every person on our planet should be entitled to the basic essentials of life - a basic requirement of which is affordable energy. Energy is the key to progress for developing nations and underpins everything that characterises modern life in the developed world.
Helmut Engelbrecht’s View from the top will illuminate what nuclear power can offer in creating secure, safe and affordable low carbon energy for the world.
6.45pm Welcome by the President, Professor Dame Ann Dowling DBE FREngFRS
6.50pm Energy for all - a new generation of nuclear power for a growing population
Helmut Engelbrecht, Chief Executive Officer, URENCO
7.30pm Q and A session
8.00pm Drinks reception
Tickets for the lecture cost £10.00
For more information, please contact Emma Calvert