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Featured events

Tue 03 Mar 2015

Ecobuild 2015

All Day

Combining a vast showcase of innovative products and materials, a cutting edge conference and seminar programme, and dozens of interactive features, Ecobuild is the only event to showcase your...

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Tue 03 Mar 2015

Greater Interface Efficiency in Chemical Value Chains

All Day

This event will be organised in cooperation with C-Tech Innovation Ltd in the context of the European project greenXpo (www.greenxpo.eu). The event will bring together chemical industry...

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Tue 03 Mar 2015

RESOURCE 2015

All Day

Visit the Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK at RESOURCE 2015. KTN is proud to support Resource which is the only event that has been developed specifically to cater to businesses...

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Wed 04 Mar 2015

Powering Wearables Workshop

09:00 until 16:00

This workshop aims to link and build the Wearables and Energy Harvesting (& Energy Storage) communities in the UK. As such, we will bring together academics, designers and industrialists from the...

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