Henry Royce Institute Student Summit

2–3 March 2021
Online

The event aims to being together the UK doctoral student community to share research, network, and learn more about transitioning from doctoral study to the next step on the career ladder. The theme of this year’s summit is ‘advanced materials for a sustainable society’ focusing on five key drivers for advanced materials research; Transition to Zero Carbon, Sustainable Manufacture, Digital and Communications, Circular Economy, and Health and Wellbeing. The Royce Student Summit is open to doctoral candidates studying a materials-related subject and affiliated with a UK institution, as well as their academic or industrial supervisors.

Who should attend?

The Royce Student Summit is open to doctoral candidates studying a materials-related subject and affiliated with a UK institution, as well as their academic or industrial supervisors.

Why attend?

This two-day conference will offer students opportunities to:

  • hear from established industry leaders and academics about the latest materials research;
  • gain insights into future career paths and the current jobs market for doctoral graduates;
  • meet and network with other members of the materials community;
  • apply to present posters and talks;
  • participate in workshops addressing the five key drivers for advanced materials research