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Manchester Metropolitan University and the European Commission's Joint Research Centre presents a Manchester Science Festival event...

Global Science, Local Impact: Smart Cities

Friday October 20th, 5.30 - 8.00pm, 70 Oxford Street (ex-Cornerhouse)

Tickets are free and the event includes refreshments

You are invited to join us for an immersive and engaging debate about how to meet Manchester’s future energy demands. Discover how scientists from the European Commission are rising to the challenge of keeping Europe’s lights on and what this means for Manchester’s future as we explore a world of biofuels and next-generation batteries. Be prepared to experience interactive art and hands-on performances inspired by the science of smart cities. But most importantly, be a part of Manchester’s future as a world-leading, sustainable city. Pretty smart, right?

Speakers include:

Darren McGarry (Joint Research Centre – Host and Facilitator), Dr Andreas Zucker or Dr. Wouter Nijs (Joint Research Centre - Energy Scenarios), Dr Luisa Marelli (Joint Research Centre - Biofuels), Dr. Lois Brett (Joint Research Centre - Batteries and their role in the future), Jonathan Sadler (Manchester Climate Change Agency - Energy Scenarios), Dr. Bamidele Adebisi (Manchester Metropolitan University - Energy Scenarios) Dr. Andrew Dean (Manchester Metropolitan University - Biofuels), Dr. Sam Rowley-Neale (Manchester Metropolitan University - Batteries and their role in the future), Emma Charlotte Richardson (Cooler Projects - Energy Scenarios)

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