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6 - Project meeting with Industry - Jan 2019 (Cambridge)

The project meetings with industry in Cambridge will be in the format Spin-NANO + Industry and will be attended by the Advisory Board.  The Partner Organisations will also be invited.
  • We shall invite 4 experts from industry outside the network to make our results and our ESR cohort known to the industrial world and have feedback from these experts on our research and development. This engagement on a personal level with wider industry will have a positive impact on the careers of the network ESRs.
  • There will be a short meeting of the Supervisory & Training Boards during the lunchtime break.
  • All the Early Stage Researchers will give a 15 minutes presentation on their research (including 3 minutes for questions).
  • All the Early Stage Researchers will be also be attending Think Ahead Workshop 3 on the following two days - 30 & 31 Jan 2019.
Confirmed speakers from industry -

  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 - 09:30 – 17:00

  Rayleigh Seminar Room, Level 2 - Maxwell Centre
  JJ Thomson Ave, Cambridge CB3 0HE 
  The Maxwell Centre is located out of the city centre - https://goo.gl/maps/2oco16T9YH42

 GROUP DINNER – Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 @ 18:30 ** CANCELLED **  due to most group leaders   leaving after the meeting.

DRAFT PROGRAMME – download here

SUPERVISORY/TRAINING BOARD MEETING - a brief meeting involving all Spin-NANO Group Leaders will take place during lunch - the agenda is attached.

Here are just some suggestions for hotels that rate over 4 on tripadvisor 

Regent Hotel - 41 Regent Street, Cambridge, CB2 1AB, UK *** recommended ***
  • Centre of Cambridge – 1.9 miles from the meeting venue
  • 22 en-suite rooms
  • No private car-park
  • £120 small double (including breakfast)
  • £132 standard double (including breakfast)
Rectory Farm - Madingley Road, Cambridge CB23 7PG, UK
  • Book here - enter promotional code - Corporate - in top right box for 5% discount
  • This is very cheap but reviews quite well
  • 1 mile from the Maxwell Centre but 2 miles from the city centre 
  • Around £55.10 per night (corporate rate).  Breakfast £10.  Car parking £2 per night
  • Card details to be provided on booking, payment on arrival.  
  • No meals provided other than breakfast
More expensive hotels in city centre-  Hilton Cambridge City Centre  The Gonville Hotel
Guest house in city centre - Worth House

Sally Greenhough - s.greenhough@sheffield.ac.uk

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