Welcome to the Thameswey Region

   President Visit to Reading early 2017



Thameswey is made up of four Areas and a Young Member Panel:

  1. Chiltern
  2. Farnborough and Guildford
  3. Oxford
  4. Reading
  5. Thameswey Young Member Panel

You will find details of their programmes within this site, a composite events diary for the Region is enclosed below.  We have also included for your convenience a down-loadable copy of the latest complete programme card 2018 Winter-Spring Thameswey Programme card v2.

Any detail amendments to the Programme Card will always be included below, so please do check here for latest information.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    25 July 2018 19:00 to 22:00
    HG Wells Centre - Woking
    "Bloodhound" The Mission to Break the Land Speed Record!
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    19 September 2018 18:45 to 20:15
    Brooklands Museum - Weybridge
    Describes how the most recent return to service of the DH-88 was achieved and also the precautions taken to mitigate the risks of a broken aeroplane which is now operated of a bumpy grass airstrip.
    Industry: Aerospace Industries
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    17 October 2018 19:30 to 21:00
    University of Surrey - Guildford
    This lecture will track the engineering challenges and breakthroughs that have enabled today’s rapid growth in the electric car industry and also ask the question, but is the future all electric?
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    07 November 2018 18:00 to 21:00
    RWE Didcot B - Oxfordshire
    Technical site visit to RWE Didcot B combined cycle gas turbine power station. The tour will include facility overview, control room, waste heat boilers and turbine hall. Pre-booking is essential as spaces are limited. Attendees must bring their own PPE, see full description for details.
    Industry: Power Industries
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    21 November 2018 19:30 to 21:00
    Royal Pavillion - Aldershot
    TBA
    Industry: Railway
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