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Henry Royce Institute Conference 2021

10 Feb 2021

Flagship stakeholder conference will focus on ‘Developing advanced materials for a sustainable society'

Royce Hub Building

The Henry Royce Institute for advanced materials will host its flagship stakeholder conference on 22 – 23 March 2021 aiming to bring together the UK materials community from across academia, industry, government and research funding councils.

This year’s event will focus on ‘Developing advanced materials for a sustainable society’. Day 1 will look at Royce’s current research landscape with colleagues from The University of Manchester and the wider Royce Partnership leading a number of paralleled sessions on:

  • Advanced Metals Processing
  • Atoms to Devices
  • Biomedical Materials 
  • Chemical Materials Discovery (inviting abstract submissions)
  • Electrochemical Systems
  • Imaging & Characterisation
  • Material Systems for Demanding Environments (inviting abstract submissions)
  • Materials Modelling
  • Nuclear Materials
  • Two-dimensional Materials (inviting abstract submissions)

Day 2 will have an outward focus looking at how Royce and the materials community can support national sustainability challenges including:

  • Developing a Circular Materials Economy
  • Materials 4.0
  • Sustainable Packaging & Plastics
  • Degradation in structural materials for net-zero
  • Materials for Fusion
  • Materials for the Hydrogen Economy

The event is also an opportunity to hear from a wide range of external speakers from across the Royce Partnership is well as senior figures from industry, government and research funding councils.

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