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 visit
    23 May 2018 17:00 to 19:30
    MINI Visitor Centre, - Oxford
    Plant Tour of production areas in this modern manufacturing plant. Please note that the tour involves walking approximately 3.5 km and comfortable closed shoes should be worn. Minimum age is 14 and filming and photography is not allowed. Cost is £11.50+£2.30VAT, when making booking VAT will be added by this system. Numbers limited to 30, prior booking essential.
    Industry: Automobile
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    14 June 2018 18:15 to 20:00
    Diamond Light Source
    Engineering tour of the Diamond Light Source, the UK’s national synchrotron. It works like a giant microscope, harnessing the power of electrons, accelerating them to near light speeds so that they give off light 10 billion times brighter than the sun. This light can be used to study anything from fossils to jet engines to viruses and vaccines.
    Industry: Research & development
  • Event Type: Workshop
    11 July 2018 18:30 to 21:00
    Oxford Brookes University - Oxford
    Joint with IET. Building Information Modelling (BIM) encompasses the relationship of people, processes and technology through the intelligent digitization of construction processes and artefacts including how they are created, used, maintained and re-adapted or disposed. Please register via IET Events at https://goo.gl/Cdt2Q5 and note that there are only 34 spaces offered at a first-come first-served basis.
    Industry: Construction & building services
  • 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
    TBA
    Industry: Aerospace Industries
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