Add to Calendar Europe/London DD/MM/YYYY 30/4/2018 17:0030/4/2018 20:00Engineering for the Global Challenges: career pathways for international developmentPrince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

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EPSRC and the Royal Academy of Engineering will co-host a panel discussion about career pathways in engineering for international development. Engineers at different career stages will discuss the opportunities and challenges in the sector, as well as their experiences and perspectives.

Following the panel discussion, there will be a reception to celebrate engineering for the global grand challenges. This will be an opportunity to network with people at different career stages and sectors working across the world on international development challenges, drawn from EPSRC and Academy networks.

Programme

5.30pm Registration
5.45pm

Panel discussion

Chair

Andrew Lawrence, Head of Engineering, EPSRC

Panellists

Marie Adeyemi, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Dream Networks, University College London

Elliott Baxter, International Placement Coordinator, Engineers without Boarders

Professor Jonathan Cooper, Vice Principal Innovation and Knowledge Exchange, University of Glasgow

Dr Ana Mijic, Senior Lecturer, Imperial College London

6.30pm Networking reception
8.00pm Close

For more information, please contact Alice Marks, Programme Officer, GCRF.