Welcome to the Thameswey Region



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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 Thameswey Region Programme Winter-Spring 2016 Version 2 .  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: Professional development event
    10 May 2016 18:30 to 20:00
    *TBC
    Professional registration is the mechanical engineering industry's gold standard. By becoming an Incorporated or Chartered Engineer, you'll gain an accreditation that's internationally recognised -- and you'll receive support and opportunities for training and development throughout your career.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Ardley Energy Recovery Facility    Fully Booked
    Event Type: Technical visit
    17 May 2016 14:00 to 17:00
    Ardley Landfill Site - Bicester
    Technical Visit, Booking Essential by 28th April 2016. The Ardley Energy Recovery Facility started operations in 2014 to convert non-recyclable domestic waste that would have previously gone to landfill into electricity. It is expected to process 95% of Oxfordshire's non-recyclable waste and generate up to 38MW of electricity.
    Industry: Renewable energy
  • Event Type: Social event
    17 May 2016 17:00 to 19:00
    Bombay Sapphire Distillery - Whitchurch
    Self-discovery tour of Bombay Sapphire Distillery including complimentary drink in the Mill Bar
    Industry: Food engineering
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    18 May 2016 19:30 to 21:00
    BAE Systems - The Park Centre - Farnborough - Farnborough
    An examination of the world class facilities and techniques that are utilized to manufacture the UK portion of the 5th generation fighter - the F35 Lightning II
    Industry: Manufacturing
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    27 May 2016 13:00 to 16:00
    AWE - Reading
    The AWE Educational Collection is the only place in existence where you can see a physical historic collection of the UK’s nuclear weapons through the ages. This event is part of the Reading Panels Winter calendar. Please note that this event is only open to UK Nationals. On this tour booking does not guarantee a place, AWE have the right to refuse entry to anyone that doesn't meet the security requirements. You will be contacted to provide additional information.
    Industry: Defence
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