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Materials Education Symposium - 10 Years2018—10th International Materials Education Symposium

Clare College, Cambridge

April 12-13, 2018

In April 2018, the 10th International Materials Education Symposium will be held at the University of Cambridge. This is the latest in an established series that have welcomed hundreds of materials educators to Cambridge over the past eight years. The Cambridge event is one of a worldwide series of three Symposia.


In 2017, Prof. Mark Miodownik (UCL) presented his project, "Design Led Materials Science Teaching" - watch the teaser above.


Themes: Innovation in materials science teaching; Active learning in engineering education

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2017 Symposium Report

Read Prof. Mike Ashby's summary of the 9th International Materials Education Symposium - the largest Symposium to date!

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2017 Speakers included

Prof. Lorna Gibson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Prof. Mark Miodownik (University College London)

Prof. George Smith (University of Oxford)

Dr. Laura Thurn (Aachen University of Applied Sciences)

Camilo Ayala García (Politecnico di Milano)


Prof. Luc Salvo (University Grenoble Alpes)

Prof. Jose Y. Pastor (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid)

Prof. Barbara Del Curto (Politecnico di Milano)

Prof. Valentina Rognoli (Politecnico di Milano)

Prof. Steffen Ritter (Reutlingen University)