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AGM 2015: Nominee Biographies now available

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We are pleased to say that we have seen strong interest from a wide range of members who wish to participate in SCI's governance. Details on the nominees are now available.

How we will eventually solve the climate change problem - watch the video

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SCI welcomed Prof Myles Allen to present a Public evening lecture on How we will eventually solve the climate change problem on 30 April 2015. The video from the lecture is now available to view.

Day of Science and Careers 2015

Day of Careers and Science 2015

The annual SCI Day of Science and Careers event, held on Monday 27 April at SCI in London, was again a very successful event and several participants thanked us for organizing the meeting.

Day of Science and Careers 2015 Presentations now available


Day of Science and Careers 2015 was held on Monday 27 April at SCI in London, and had over 35 attendees. Some of the presentations are now available to view.

Starting Your Career in Chemical and Life Sciences

Day of Science and Careers Scotland

We are delighted to announce that the Day of Science and Careers will be coming to Scotland for the first time this year and will be taking place on 1 June at the University of Aberdeen.

Awards: Recognition and Support for SCI Members

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Each year, SCI offers awards in the form of Travel Bursaries, Scholarships, Fellowships, and Awards to recognise excellence and nurture dedication in the various and multidisciplinary fields represented by SCI members.

Richardson Travel Bursary Recipient, Yajie Gao, Reports from Florida, USA

Yajie Gao

Yajie Gao was awarded a Richardson Travel Bursary in 2014. Here, she reports on her attendance at the 39th International Conference and Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites (ICACC’15), in Florida, USA.

Election 2015 – Have Your Say

Jack Melling

As I write this, nominations have been submitted to the independent scrutineers. SCI Members now have important decisions to make with so many elective offices to be filled. This is our opportunity to decide what we want SCI to be.

Public Evening Lecutre: Prof Geoffrey Maitland - a review

Geoffrey Maitland with Jack Melling

There is currently great debate over the use of fossil fuels and whether we can continue to use them without causing catastrophic climate change. Geoffrey Maitland, IChemE President and Professor of Energy Engineering at Imperial College London, spoke about this topic at a recent public lecture at SCI.

Public Lecture Prof Geoffrey Maitland - video now available

Prof Maitland Public Lecture - Fossil Fuels

SCI welcomed Prof Geoffrey Maitland to present a Public evening lecture on Fossil fuels and avoiding climate change on 26 March 2015. Prof Maitland reviewed how the energy landscape might evolve over the decades ahead and the challenges we will face if we are to continue, as we must, to use fossil fuels well into the second half of this century.

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