Welcome to the Thameswey Region

                          The IMechE President visited Thameswey on 15th February
                          2023 with Gordon Murray Automotive hosting part of the
                                                   visit at their new HQ.

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 forward events diary for the Region is enclosed below.

Thameswey has a Linked In page at Thameswey.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    28 February 2024 19:00 to 21:00
    Rolls Royce are developing a new generation of nuclear power plant where site construction activities are reduced and the reactor unit becomes a factory built, standardised unit, with 90% of manufacturing and assembly completed in factory conditions. The talk will explain how the concept has evolved, provide details of the general design, information on the current stage of the programme and when manufacturing will begin, and the reactors enter service.
    Industry: Nuclear power
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    07 March 2024 12:30 to 13:30
    This presentation will explain the process of becoming an Eng Tech, IEng or CEng Member of the Institution. It will also discuss what to expect in the Professional Registration interview.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    13 March 2024 19:00 to 21:00
    Henley Business School - Reading
    The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in businesses is not new. However, generative AI such as ChatGPT has propelled the interest in digital transformation in businesses and their customers. At this year’s Great Debate four speakers will address different aspects of AI implementation and the benefits and challenges they entail. Regulation will also be discussed.
    Industry: Telecommunications, communications & IT
  • Event Type: Committee meeting or AGM
    21 March 2024 21:00 to 21:30
    Sindlesham Court - Wokingham
    IMechE Thameswey Region is to hold its Annual General Meeting at 9:00 pm on Thursday 21st March 2024, at Sindlesham Court, Mole Road, Sindlesham, Wokingham, RG41 5EA. The Committee extends its welcome to Regional members to attend the AGM.
    Industry: Management
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