2018 YPLC UK Final

25 Apr 2018

Organised by IOM3

Young Persons' Lecture Competition UK final

The Young Persons' Lecture Competition invites students and professionals up to the age of 28 to deliver a short lecture on a materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology and wood science related subject.

Six finalists will give a 15 minute presentation on a technical topic of their choice and answer questions from a panel of three judges.

The winner will represent the UK at the Young Persons' World Lecture Competition final in South Africa in October.



Ian Cawood - Water and the earth's crust: The role and source of water in a crystallising magma

South West & South Wales

Pablo Martinez Pancorbo - Early-stage cancer imaging with novel nanoparticles

North East

Chloe Fisher - A 'how-to' guide for manufacturing a stainless steel kitchen knife that is a cut above the rest

South East

Gabrielle Bourret-Sicotte - Shielded hydrogen passivation: Making efficient solar cells


Sam Lawton - Polymer power: From light to current

North West & North Wales

Josh Turner - Exploring inorganic main group polymers


5.00pm - Tea & coffee

5.30pm - Start

8.00pm - Drinks buffet

8.30pm - Results

9.00pm - Close


To attend, please contact Efi Fragkou

The event is free and open to all IOM3 members and non-members.

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Venue and booking

Event Location: 
Armourers & Brasiers' Company
Armourers' Hall
81 Coleman Street
United Kingdom
Contact details: 

Efi Fragkou


tel. 020 7451 7415

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