Network meeting for students and recent graduates
extend your professional network
Wed 14th Nov 2012 14:00
Venue University of Warwick
Booking for the University of Warwick event have now closed our next meeting will on the 8th May at the University of Bristol. Book your place using this link: http://www.ior.org.uk/PXEJX6330251
On the 14th November the IOR will be hosting a RAC Young Engineers and Student Networking Event at the University of Warwick.
The networking meeting will offer students, recent graduates and young engineers the opportunity to meet IOR members involved in interesting cooling technologies and applications. Those attending will be able to meet members, fellow graduates and students to share questions, knowledge and experience on a number of topics such as
- interesting cooling applications
- career opportunities
- industry structures and employers
- hints and tips for working in the building services, heat pumps, refrigeration and air conditioning sectors.
Representatives from major UK companies such as Sainsbury's, WR Refrigeration, J&E Hall and Star Refrigeration will be attending.
This is an ideal opportunity to find out what companies are out there, begin building a professional network and learn about the Institute of Refrigeration and how it can help further your career in this exciting and growing industry.
2.00pm Registration opens
2.15pm Welcome from Ina Colombo
2.20pm Refrigerant naming and numbering, Andy Pearson, Institute of Refrigeration President and Star Refrigeration
2.35pm Introduction to adsorption refrigerators and heat pumps, Bob Critoph, University of Warwick
2.50pm Introduction to Knowledge Transfer Partnerships – Diane Park, University of Warwick,
3.00pm Knowledge Transfer Partnerships – your way into industry? Jolyon Thompson, Parsons Brinckerhoff
3.10pm Explanation of speed networking
3.15pm Speed Networking with the IOR invited experts
4.15pm Tour of Warwick refrigeration research facilities and informal networking and refreshments