Engage 2018 Calendar


Images of Research Exhibition

Visit this exciting exhibition to see this year’s entries to the University of Strathclyde’s annual Images of Research competition.

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Foundations of Lean Startup

Interactive workshop exploring the step by step approach of “The Lean Startup”.

  9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Measuring Real Human Motion in Virtual Environments

There are 4 x 1 hour slots available today to enable you to demo the Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment (CAREN) and find out how you or your organisation could benefit from accessing the facilities.

  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  Venue: National Centre for Prosthetics and Orthotics

One Ocean Hub
Development Workshop

An invite only workshop to develop interdisciplinary research collaboration(s) on a variety of threats to ocean health and the related challenges to sustainable development.

  10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Measurement Matters: Engage with the Postgraduate Institute for Measurement Science

A one-day event for students and supervisors from the Postgraduate Institute (PGI) for Measurement Science.

  10:30 am - 5:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Enhance Creativity, Innovation and Performance in Businesses Teams using Lego® Serious Play®
Exhibition & Demo

Find out how Lego® Serious Play® (LSP) methodology can be of value to your team by participating in the experience to enable problem solving and deliver diverse ways of communicating.

  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Measurement Matters: Engage with the National Physical Laboratory

This event will introduce NPL to industry partners and showcase the impact of NPL across each of its four sectors; Life Science & Health, Digital, Energy & the Environment and Advanced Manufacturing. 

  1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Mathematics for Data-driven Industries
Society for Industrial Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Student Chapter Meeting 2018

An event to demonstrate how mathematics can be applied to solve problems across a range of disciplines.

  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  Venue: The Scottish Universities Insight Institute

Thermal Storage and its Role in Flexible Energy Networks

This event showcase how thermal storage can be increased and better integrated into buildings, and the benefits that this could offer to network operators, building owners and consumers.

  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

FinTech: Auditing a Digital Future

This event is a panel debate inspired by a report on “The financial auditing of distributed ledgers, blockchain and cryptocurrencies”.

  3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Images of Research - Opening Night

An event to the launch of the Images of Research exhibition 2018.

  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre



One Ocean Hub
Development Workshop

An invite only workshop to develop interdisciplinary research collaboration(s) on a variety of threats to ocean health and the related challenges to sustainable development.

  10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Science@Strathclyde Business Breakfast Club
brought to you by Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences

A Breakfast Club for life science industry professionals to expand individual networks and encourage an ongoing dialogue with the University, and in particular the Faculty of Science.

 

  8:30 am - 10:00 am
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Images of Research Exhibition

Visit this exciting exhibition to see this year’s entries to the University of Strathclyde’s annual Images of Research competition.

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

One Ocean Hub
Development Workshop

Day two of a two-day event for invited guests to develop interdisciplinary research collaboration(s) on a variety of threats to ocean health and the related challenges to sustainable development.

  9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Collaborative Environmental Design
Linking Environmental Assessment with Conceptual Design

An interactive workshop for delegates from the construction industry to explore the benefits and role of environmental assessment in the conceptual design of projects.

  10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Measuring Real Human Motion in Virtual Environments

There are 4 x 1 hour slots available today to enable you to demo the Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment (CAREN) and find out how you or your organisation could benefit from accessing the facilities.

  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  Venue: National Centre for Prosthetics and Orthotics

Working Internationally to Improve Children's Care and Protection

The CELCIS team will share examples of their work with partners in different regions of the world. There will be an opportunity for open discussion, an exchange of ideas and experience, and networking.

  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Workforce in the Energy Sector
Lessons Learned, Best Practice and Building Momentum

A series of talks and panel discussion showcasing how small changes in your diversity and inclusion processes can have a large impact on your business.

  10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Enhance Creativity, Innovation and Performance in Businesses Teams using Lego® Serious Play®
Exhibition & Demo

Find out how Lego® Serious Play® (LSP) methodology can be of value to your team by participating in the experience to enable problem solving and deliver diverse ways of communicating.

  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Cultural Heritage: Building Partnerships with Strathclyde

Stakeholders from across the Cultural Heritage sector in Scotland will display their work, with an oppurtunity to network.

  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Supporting the Renewable Energy Sector
The Renewable Engine Project

This event considers the role academia plays in supporting those working in renewables and showcases the recent launch of “Renewable Engine” funded by the Special EU Programme Body.

  1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Activity Exchange
Entrepreneurial Universities learning from each other

A networking lunch and poster event aimed at sharing best practice and finding out how you can enhance your university’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

  1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Showcasing Projects with Industry - Energy and the Environment

This event will showcase a variety of projects including carbon audits and environmental impacts undertaken by students in partnership with a variety of businesses and organisations. 

  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Productivity Opportunities for Brewing and Distilling Industry
Design, Manufacturing and operations management innovations

Hosted by the Department of Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management, explore how the design, manufacturing and process innovations can increase productivity in the brewing and distilling sector.

  2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Making the Macroeconomic Case for Carbon Capture and Storage?

This event will provide an overview of our stakeholder engagement and economy-wide analysis around Carbon Capture and Storage. It will report and consider the Centre for Energy Policy’s response to the 2018 Cost Reduction Taskforce.

  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

What Works in Raising Literacy Attainment and Wellbeing: Presented by Professor Sir Harry Burns with Professor Sue Ellis and Monica Porciani

An evening event presenting research on how children and young people’s development is impacted by their environment.

  5:15 pm - 7:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

The Ocean's Contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals
Latest advances and continuous challenges in marine science and global governance

A roundtable to discuss the latest science and policy developments on the importance of the ocean for the achievement of multiple Sustainable Development Goals from the international to the local level.

 

  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

What are the Economic Opportunities from Hydrogen?

An audience-led, open conversation exploring the potential of a hydrogen-dominated energy system in Scotland and the UK.

  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre



Sustainable Engineering Renewable Energy Masters Conference

This event presents successful projects from the 'Renewable Energy Systems and Environment' and 'Offshore Renewable Energy' MSc courses, which address industry and societal challenges. 

  8:50 am - 3:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Brexit, the Environment and Human Rights: Turning Risks into Opportunities?

An invite only to explore the risks and opportunities for the environment and human rights in Brexit.

  9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Images of Research Exhibition

Visit this exciting exhibition to see this year’s entries to the University of Strathclyde’s annual Images of Research competition.

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

IP Showcase @ Strathclyde - Breakfast Briefing for Entrepreneurs

An event for entrepreneurs to find out more about commercialisation opportunities at the University of Strathclyde.

  9:00 am - 10:00 am
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School


Diving into the Evidence-Base for Everyday Practice in Speech and Language Therapy

This workshop, facilitated by Greater Glasgow and Clyde Speech and Language Practitioners, will examine the evidence around key clinical challenges and will outline recent research experiences and findings from projects funded by Maxwell Bequest.

  9:30 am - 1:30 pm
  Venue: Scottish Universities Insight Institute

Company Creation Conference
Delivered by Strathclyde Entrepreneurial Network

A one-day event for Strathclyders with a business idea or in the early stages of starting their own company.

  10:30 am - 4:45 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Stroke Rehabilitation Technologies for Home Use: Showcase

An event for stroke survivors, engineers and therapists to come and try our latest technologies to enable stroke rehabilitation.

  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Digital Health Citizen Engagement Network: Changing Care Together

The event will begin with a series of short presentations providing an overview the expertise of the Digital Health and Wellness Group, before leading into interactive group discussions which aim to develop a focus and plan to take this agenda forward and establish new sustainable ways for researchers and other stakeholders to engage in changing digital heath and care.

  11:15 am - 2:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Benchmarking Pay and Conditions in the Social Care Sector

The results of this year’s benchmarking exercise and results of the longitudinal study.

  12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Enhance Creativity, Innovation and Performance in Businesses Teams using Lego® Serious Play®
Exhibition & Demo

Find out how Lego® Serious Play® (LSP) methodology can be of value to your team by participating in the experience to enable problem solving and deliver diverse ways of communicating.

  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

VI Strathclyde Postgraduate Colloquium on Environmental Law and Governance

An opportunity for Post Docs, PhD, MPhil and LLM students engaged in research in any area of environmental law and governance to present and discuss their work, or a part of it, in a supportive environment.

  12:45 pm - 4:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Stroke Rehabilitation Technologies for Home Use - Seminar

An event for stroke survivors, engineers and therapists to discuss the barriers to using technologies to enable stroke rehabilitation.

  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Developing a Research Engaged Approach
Part of the Promoting a Research Engaged Teaching Profession event

This lecture-based session will study the concept of a research-engaged education community.

  3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Family Advantage: Lessons from Scotland's Wealth Creators

Featuring a guest speaker Ross McAlpine, fourth generation of McAlpine & Co, winners of the 2017 Scottish Family Business Awards.

  3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Hear and Now!
Young People's Participation in the Youth Justice System

This interactive event will examine the challenges associated with ensuring that the views of young people in the youth justice system and heard and acted upon.

  4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  Venue: Scottish Universities Insight Institute

Practitioner Enquiry - A Practical Workshop
Part of the Promoting a Research Engaged Teaching Profession event

This event will explore the practicalities of undertaking practitioner enquiry at classroom level.

  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre



VI Strathclyde Postgraduate Colloquium on Environmental Law and Governance

An opportunity for Post Docs, PhD, MPhil and LLM students engaged in research in any area of environmental law and governance to present and discuss their work, or a part of it, in a supportive environment.

  12:45 pm - 4:30 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Crushing myths, sharing truths: Social media marketing and its relevance for business-to-business relationships

An interactive workshop to discuss, present and advise on social media platforms and strategies to enhance your business or organisation.

  9:00 am - 1:30 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Images of Research Exhibition

Visit this exciting exhibition to see this year’s entries to the University of Strathclyde’s annual Images of Research competition.

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

VI Strathclyde Postgraduate Colloquium on Environmental Law and Governance
Day 2

An opportunity for Post Docs, PhD, MPhil and LLM students engaged in research in any area of environmental law and governance to present and discuss their work, or a part of it, in a supportive environment.

  9:30 am - 4:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Electrospinning: Explore the Manufacture of Nanofibrous Structures and Coatings for Medical and Industrial Applications

Find out about the unique challenges and opportunities that this versatile technique affords.

  9:45 am - 12:15 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Computational Methods in Health Technologies

This event will explore the exciting potential of high performance computing in overcoming current clinical challenges through for example, enhanced medical imaging.

  10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Experts and Uncertainty: Reliable Evidence for Important Decisions?

A two hour event showcasing the tools and lessons learned from using expert judgement to understand uncertainty in health, ecology, risk assessment, and more.

  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Flexible and Intelligent Industrial Robots for Applications in Autonomous Manufacturing

A full-day event to showcase how next generation manufacturing promises to improve productivity through the integration of flexible and intelligent industrial robots. 

  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Measuring Real Human Motion in Virtual Environments

There are 4 x 1 hour slots available today to enable you to demo the Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment (CAREN) and find out how you or your organisation could benefit from accessing the facilities.

  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  Venue: National Centre for Prosthetics and Orthotics

Partnership Programmes to Retain Staff and Develop Graduate Engineers

This half-day event will showcase the opportunities afforded to employers in the engineering sector looking to recruit, retain and develop their workforce. 

  10:00 am - 12:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

The Human Right to be Free from 'Degrading Treatment' - What Does It Mean?

A panel-led informal discussion around the meaning behind the human right to be free of degrading treatment.

  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Repair Café at Engage with Strathclyde

Find out if your hand-portable, damaged, broken or torn possessions can be repaired by experienced repairers, learning how to make your possessions more sustainable.

  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Enhance Creativity, Innovation and Performance in Businesses Teams using Lego® Serious Play®
Exhibition & Demo

Find out how Lego® Serious Play® (LSP) methodology can be of value to your team by participating in the experience to enable problem solving and deliver diverse ways of communicating.

  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Crushing myths, sharing truths: Social media marketing and its relevance for business-to-business relationships

An interactive workshop to discuss, present and advise on social media platforms and strategies to enhance your business or organisation.

  12:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Graduate and Degree Apprenticeships - Why Choose the University of Strathclyde as your Provider?

Our industrial focus and external engagement provides an unparalleled foundation for apprenticeship degrees of the highest standard, enabling us to deliver carefully designed programmes that suit the needs of both the learner and the employer.  Come along to find out how you can benefit.  

  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Biofluid Mechanics for Industrial Applications

Find out how to get involved in the latest biofluid mechanics and computational fluid dynamics research suitable for life sciences or engineering disciplines.

  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Data Science for Social Media

Social media data analysis latest developments and future opportunities

  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Pathways for Improvement in Health Delivery

Presentations and discussion on improvement of operational efficiency for healthcare.

  3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  Venue: Strathclyde Business School

Transferring Lessons Learned - Can Advances in Heavy Industry Benefit the Textiles Sector?

An opportunity to explore the facilities and capabilities at the AFRC and understand how they could be used by organisations in the textile industry.

  3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  Venue: The Advanced Forming Research Centre

Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities of Litigation
Public Lecture

A public lecture exploring the increasing appearance of climate change in courts.

  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Strathclyde 100

Strathclyde 100 is a network of entrepreneurial alumni and business people who, through a series of events, support emerging Strathclyde entrepreneurs.

  6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Mary Kilborn Lecture 2018
In Pursuit of New Outlooks: Changing our Approach to Generalised Anxiety through Emotion-focused Therapy

An evening lecture by internationally renowned Ladislav Timulak, a psychotherapy researcher in the emotion-focused therapy community.

  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  Venue: The McCance Building



Images of Research Exhibition

Visit this exciting exhibition to see this year’s entries to the University of Strathclyde’s annual Images of Research competition.

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Scotland's Economy 2018

Hosted by the University of Strathclyde’s Fraser of Allander Institute, this event will discuss the key issues facing Scotland’s economy in 2018.

  9:00 am - 11:00 am
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

DMEM Industrial Project Presentations
Presentations, exhibition, networking for DMEM's industrial projects 2016/17

The event will be a showcase for the work of DMEM students but also a platform for industrial collaborators.

  9:15 am - 1:30 pm
  Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Developing Commercialisation Pathways for Bespoke Products
The Marketing and Chemistry Clinic

This event sees the student teams presenting their outputs back to the small businesses who posed the challenges.

  9:30 am - 1:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Global Environmental Law and Governance
Career and Partnership Opportunities

Participants will be invited to share their current projects in environmental law and governance at the international, EU and national levels; explore areas of common interest and potential ideas for future collaborations, as well as provide tips to students on career prospects and jobs in the area of environmental law and governance.

  9:30 am - 1:00 pm
  Venue: Scottish Universities Insight Institute

Measuring Real Human Motion in Virtual Environments

There are 4 x 1 hour slots available today to enable you to demo the Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment (CAREN) and find out how you or your organisation could benefit from accessing the facilities.

  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  Venue: National Centre for Prosthetics and Orthotics

Enhance Creativity, Innovation and Performance in Businesses Teams using Lego® Serious Play®
Exhibition & Demo

Find out how Lego® Serious Play® (LSP) methodology can be of value to your team by participating in the experience to enable problem solving and deliver diverse ways of communicating.

  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

Cognition and Brain Activity in Creative Product Design

This event will showcase the results of the world’s first fMRI study on creative product design, and the latest advances in the neuroscience of product design creativity.

  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  Venue: Technology and Innovation Centre

New Frontiers in Space Law

A masterclass in space law examining environmental aspects of space law in an interactive roundtable discussion.

  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  Venue: Scottish Universities Insight Institute