A seminar looking at the future of energy generation, and the roles magnetics will play. Delegates from industry and academia will hear about many types of generation and related subjects, including fusion, wind, and tidal energy generation, and materials, machine design, research directions and more.
The programme is being developed, and there’ll be more details as they’re finalised. A tour of Durham University’s Superconductivity facilities or a short tour of the School of Engineering including the energy conversion and wind tunnel labs will be included in the seminar.
- Dr Arwyn Thomas, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Ltd
- Dr Hamed Bahmani, Durham University
- Mr Chris Riley, Dassault Systèmes
The dress code for the event is business attire / smart casual.
TRAVEL TO DURHAM
Getting to Durham is fairly straightforward – Durham Station is on the main London to Edinburgh train line, there are good road connections and it’s about 30 minutes from Newcastle Airport.
There are a few hotels in Durham City Centre. The two hotels we would suggest would be:
Durham Marriott, Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3JN
Rates: £94.00 B&B – Please contact the hotel directly at 0191 386 6821 or use the following link – Book your group rate for UK Magnetic Society
Premier Inn, Durham City Centre, Freemans Place, Walkergate, Durham, DH1 1SW
Rates: Rooms from £82.00 – Please contact the hotel directly on 0333 777 4669