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UKCRIC Future Research Leaders' Workshop

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The Mac

Cannon Hill Park

Queen's Ride

Birmingham

B12 9QH

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A career-development and networking event for the infrastructure and cities research community


The UK Collaboratorium for Research on Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC) provides access to three types of research facility to support research and innovation to improve the performance and resilience of infrastructure and city systems; industrial scale test facilities, urban observatories, and a simulation and modelling platform (see www.ukcric.com for further details).

Attendees at this workshop will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about UKCRIC and its' industrial-scale experimentation and testing, urban observatories and simulation and visualisation facilities

  • Discuss collaboration and inter-disciplinary working

  • Network with other researchers and showcase current research

  • Influence future research priorities for national infrastructure

  • Kick-start collaborative projects which utilise UKCRIC facilities


Who should attend?

Early and mid career researchers (post-doc, junior academics, industry research officers / managers) working in an area or discipline relevant to resilient infrastructure and cities


Provisional Schedule:

  • 09:00: Welcome

  • 09:15: Presentation - An introduction to UKCRIC

  • 09:45: Presentation - An introduction to UKCRIC test facilities, urban laboratories and modelling platform

  • 10:30: Break

  • 11:00: Presentation - Breakthrough innovations for city resilience

  • 11:30: Activity - Matching the infrastructure and city resilience research agenda with UKCRIC facilities and resources

  • 12:30: Lunch

  • 14:00: Activity - Scoping opportunities for collaboration

  • 15:30: Break

  • 16:00: Open discussion - Effective cross-disciplinary research and collaboration

  • 17:00: Future activities and opportunities

  • 17:30: Close


The event is free and registration is through eventbrite.

If you require further information, please contact Kristell Le Corre Pidou


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Cannon Hill Park

Queen's Ride

Birmingham

B12 9QH

United Kingdom

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