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 most recent complete programme card 2019 Autumn-Winter Thameswey Programme card v1 .

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
    10 December 2019 18:30 to 20:30
    Oxford Brookes University - Oxford
    How operational experience such as the build up of dirt and erosion on the turbine blades is impacting the design of blades for the latest units as well retrofitting devices to mitigate the effects to operating units. The addition of aerodynamic devices such as vortex generators, winglets and Gurney flaps has the potential to increase annual energy production by up to 5%.
    Industry: Power Industries
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    28 January 2020 18:30 to 20:30
    Oxford Brookes University - Oxford
    TBD.
    Industry: Management
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    30 January 2020 18:30 to 20:00
    Wood Place (Shinfield Park) - Reading - Reading
    Professional Registration Workshop, 6.30pm for 7.00pm start. An event to explain what is required to become registered as a Professional Engineer and help with the application process.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    11 March 2020 18:00 to 21:00
    Henley Business School - Reading
    Booking essential at https://ievents.icheme.org/booking/Default.aspx?evnt=1386 Contact for any queries. Brian Walker brian.walker5@btinternet.com There are strong reasons for moving to Smart Cities. The event is intended to inform about what Smart Cities will mean, what can be done now and what should we expect to see in the future as well as the issues that will need to be addressed.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    18 March 2020 18:30 to 21:00
    Xtrac Ltd - Thatcham, Berkshire
    This is part of the Reading Committees Spring Programme. Members are welcome to bring a non-member (max 1 per member). Spaces are limited so booking is essential to avoid disappointment. Light refreshments will be available from 18:30 for a 19:00 start.
    Industry: Automobile
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