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EPSRC CDT in Sensor Technologies for a Healthy and Sustainable Future


Day One (15 October 2020)

13:00 Clemens Kaminski - Welcome and Introduction
13:15 Keynote Speaker: Christine Maggs
The role of sensors in statutory nature conservation​
14:00 Break and networking

Student Short Talks

15:00 Break and networking
15:15 Keynote Speaker: Prashant Kumar
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Surrey
Founding Director, Global Centre for Clean Air Research (GCARE)

The rise of low-cost sensing for managing air pollution in cities

16:00 Break and networking
16:15 TBC
16:45 Day One Closing Remarks

Day Two (16 October 2020)

13:00 Emily Shuckburgh - Welcome and Introduction
13:10 Team Challenge Presentation 1
Building Resilience - Future demand for the heating and cooling of buildings in a changing climate
13:40 Team Challenge Presentation 2
High resolution global maize yield predictions using machine learning
14:10 Team Challenge Presentation 3
How can we return to work safely in the shadow of a pandemic?
14:40 Break and networking

Keynote Speaker: Eric Yeatman
Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering,
Imperial College London
Ambient and Wireless Power Sources for Wireless Sensors

15:45 Break and networking
16:00 Panel discussion addressing how we could support a sustainable and inclusive recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic
Hosted by Beatrix Schlarb-Ridley
16:45 Day Two Closing Remarks