School Research Conference

The annual School Research Conference is a celebration of our multi-faceted research within the School of Engineering. Our School Research Conference showcases innovation by our students and staff across Research Institutes. It is designed to encourage reflection upon your research and also your future career plans. The Conference is open to all members of the School including undergraduate and postgraduate students and staff. Research students from all years are expected to attend.

Date and Location: Friday, 16 April 2021

Our Research Conference is one of our flagship events highlighting our innovation, the depth and the diverse breadth of our research.

The School Research Conference is an excellent platform to enthuse and excite the wider audience in your research. It also is a compulsory progression point for our PhD students. Events include:

  • Poster presentation
  • Tabletop research demonstrations from our Research Institutes
  • Keynote talks by inspirational and eminent speakers

Keynote Speakers

We have planned an exciting array of talks on the day by the following inspirational and eminent Keynote Speakers:


Several prizes will be on offer at the conference, with voting taking place from 5:30pm.

Further information

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Previous Research Conferences

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Lecture theatre, looking over seated students towards large screens
The School Research Conference
Award winners of the 2017 School Research Conference
Margaret Normand (2017 Academic Poster Award) and Nimrah Munir (2017 Popular Poster Award)
2017 Presentation and Institute Demonstration Awards
Eli Kinney-Lang (2017 Presentation Award) and IMNS (2017 Best Institute Demonstration)