A day to celebrate the PECDT’s success – with talks from alumni, invited academic speakers, open careers discussion and evening reception.

09.45-10.00           Arrival, registration and poster set-up (RSM G01)

Session 1 (RSM G20) – Chair: TBC

10.00-10.05         Welcome: Prof Ji-Seon Kim (PE-CDT Course Director)

10.05-10.40         Invited internal speaker: Dr Firat Güder, Imperial College London

10.40-11.00         PECDT academic talk: Prof Ji-Seon Kim and Dr Piers Barnes, Imperial College London        

11.00-11.30         2 x PECDT alumni talks (15 mins each)   

                                1. Dr Joby Razzell Hollis, Natural History Museum

                                2. Dr Julianna Panidi, Imperial College London

 11.30-11.50         Tea/coffee break

 11.50-12.30         Plenary speaker: Prof Tim Swager, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

                                Magneto-optics of molecular and polymeric materials    

 12.30-13.00         2 x PECDT alumni talks (15 mins each)

                                1. Dr Alex Ramadan, University of Sheffield

                                2. Dr Saurav Limbu, QinetiQ

13.00-14.00         Lunch (RSM G01)

 Session 2 (RSM G20) – Chair: TBC

 14.00-14.20         Invited talk: Prof Donal Bradley, Neom

14.20-15.20         4 x PECDT alumni talks (15 mins each)

                                1. Dr Prospero Taroni Junior, University College London 

                                2. Dr Sebastian Wood, National Physical Laboratory

                                3. Dr Sally Luong, TruLifeOptics

                                4. Dr Luca Occhi, Cambridge Mechatronics

 15.20-15.40         PECDT academic talk: Dr Oliver Fenwick, Queen Mary University London

 15.40-16.00         Tea/coffee break (RSM G01)

 Session 3 (RSM G20) – Chair: Dr Oliver Fenwick and Dr Piers Barnes

 16.00-16.15         Invited internal speaker: Prof James Durrant, Centre for Processable Electronics, Imperial College London

 16.15-16.45         2 x PECDT alumni talks (15 mins each)

                                1. Dr Alice Smith, IBM

                                2. Dr Weidong Xu, University of Cambridge

 16.45-17.30         PECDT academic and alumni Q&A discussions

 17.30-19.00         Evening reception (RSM G01)


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