Add to Calendar Europe/London DD/MM/YYYY 19/10/2016 12:3019/10/2016 17:00New Fellows' briefingPrince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

This event is an opportunity for new Fellows to meet each other, be welcomed by the President, the Chief Executive and Directors, as well as find out more about the Academy’s activities.

There will be short presentations and an opportunity for new Fellows to put questions to the teams, giving all a chance to consider how they would most like to get involved.

Programme

12.30pm Registration
Lunch is served
1.15pm Welcome from the President Professor Dame Ann Dowling OM DBE FREng FRS
1.25pm Academy 40th anniversary video
1.30pm Meet the Academy
Philip Greenish CBE, CEO, Royal Academy of Engineering
1.45pm Presentation by new Fellow
Tony Harper FREng Head of Research, Jaguar Land Rover
1.50pm Strategic challenge 1: make the UK the leading nation for engineering innovation
Dr Dame Sue Ion DBE FREng FRS
Presentation followed by Q&A - Dr Hayaatun Sillem, Director of Strategy and Deputy CEO, Royal Academy of Engineering, to join.
2.10pm Presentation by new Fellow
Professor Philip Woodland FREng Professor of Information Engineering, University of Cambridge
2.15pm Presentation by new Fellow
Professor Sarah Hainsworth FREng Professor Materials & Forensic Engineering, University of Leicester
2.20pm Coffee Break and swearing of the oath
Meet the staff (Directors and Heads of Service)
3.20pm Strategic challenge 2address the engineering skills crisis
Professor Helen Atkinson CBE FREng Presentation followed by Q&A – Dr Rhys Morgan, Director of Education, Royal Academy of Engineering, to join.
3.35pm Presentation by new Fellow
Sir David Higgins FREng Non-Executive Chair, High Speed 2
3.40pm Strategic challenge 3position engineering at the heart of society
Dame Judith Hackitt DBE FREng Presentation followed by Q&A - Beverley Parkin, Director of Policy and External Affairs, Royal Academy of Engineering, to join.
4.00pm Presentation by new Fellow
Professor Charbel Farhat FREng Vivian Church Hoff Professor of Aircraft Structures, and Chair, Stanford University
4.05pm Presentation by new Fellow
Dr Barbara Lane FREng Fellow of Fire Engineering, Technology Group Leader, Arup
4.10pm Engaging with the Academy and Fellows
Professor Richard Williams OBE FREng, Vice President
4.20pm Closing remarks
Professor Dame Ann Dowling OM DBE FREng FRS
4.25pm Coffee
Facilities to change on ground floor
4.55pm End of briefing

Programme is subject to change.

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