¬“¬◊–„ Engineering


Thursday 18th July

Join us on Thursday 18 July 2024 for school open lab tours, inspirational talks and an industry-focussed research and innovation showcase!

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Explore our faculty, research and impact at this networking event!

What to expect on Thursday:

  • 15.30 - 19:30Őż - - All ten of our departments will be represented through live hands-on demonstrations and exhibits from our world-leading research teams encompassing the breadth and depth of engineering at ¬“¬◊–„. .

Themes of this event include:

  • Revolutionising healthcare through the development and manufacture of vaccines, new ways to image and diagnose disease and by creating tools for personalised medicine
  • Addressing the climate challenge with innovations in zero carbon transport, coastal engineering and clean water provision.
  • Connecting the world with ultrafast optical communications, collaborative robots, internet infrastructure, and touchless and quantum computing.
  • Providing equitable innovations for global populations by reimagining urban spaces, improving rural energy access and delivering healthcare solutions in low-resource settings.
  • Equipping future leaders to solve these global challenges in a safe, fair and responsible way through our award-winning engineering education.




  • When registering, please book a Research and Innovation Showcase Ticket for each person attending the day. This ticket will grant access to the festival location, exhibition zones and general festival facilities.
  • Tickets may be booked in bulk on the website up to the limit for the specific event or activity.
  • This event is intended for adults only. For family-focussed events, please see our Friday and Saturday Festival programmes.

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Getting here

Travelling to London

  • London is well-served by transport links, both for travelling to and from London from the UK, Europe and the wider world, as well as for getting around the city.Őż
  • ¬“¬◊–„ has locations across the city with the main campus locations in central and east London areas.
  • There are easy connections to ¬“¬◊–„ from London‚Äôs global hub airports at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted and you will find that London‚Äôs extensive public transport system is convenient and easy to use.

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Need assistance with your booking?

If you have any questions or require assistance with your booking please get in touch with us at: faceng.events@ucl.ac.uk