Intercollegiate Engineering Alliance Summer Conference

31st July 2021

Wadham's Professor of Engineering will be a guest speaker at the Intercollegiate Engineering Alliance Summer Conference 

Founding Director of OxVent and Associate Professor in Engineering Science, Mark Thompson, will speak on the Oxford response to the UK Government's 2020 Ventilator Challenge.

Other speakers at this event include Col. Doug Wheelock  recounting his journey to becoming an astronaut and delving into the exciting future of space exploration.

Dr Bill Baker, structural engineering partner at SOM will examine how design and methods of construction have changed over the past 20 years with a view to exploring how these might develop over the next decade, contextualised with examples from his vast wealth of experience, from designing the Burj Khalifa (world’s tallest building), including its innovative buttressed core, to NATO’s headquarters.

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