Cumbria (UK)

Webinar: Cumbria Members Group Annual Meeting

Webinar: Cumbria Members Group Annual Meeting
  • Date From 24th November 2021
  • Date To 24th November 2021
  • Price Free of charge, open to all.
  • Location Online: 18:00 GMT. Duration: 2 hours.


After an eventful year, we will be reviewing our group events and discussing plans for the upcoming 12 months. There will be an opportunity to put yourself forward to join our committee for 2022. We will then move on to our keynote speech delivered by Dr David Cole. David will cover how engineering net zero applies to the UK, the government’s white paper one year on from publication, and what the impact of COP26 will be here in the UK.

Committee vacancies

The committee are looking for a new Chair, Treasurer and are also looking for enthusiastic and committed new members to join and to help plan events for the local community. Please note that for all committee positions you will need to be an IChemE member and for the role of Chair and Treasurer you will need to be a Chartered Member or actively working towards Chartered Member status. If you wish to apply for more than one role please submit a separate nomination for each.

If you are interested in joining the committee please submit your nomination online by 17:00 on 23 November 2021.


Dr David Cole, Market Director for Net Zero Energy, Atkins (a member of SNC-Lavalin)

David is a Market Director in Atkins UK and Europe Energy business covering energy systems (assets and electrical networks), offshore and renewables. David is both a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and Chartered Scientist with a strong general power generation background (nuclear and conventional). He has previously worked on and led power and petrochemical plant projects involving asset management, plant life extension, damage and defect assessment and shutdown management. David has been instrumental in the development of SNC Lavalin's Engineering Net Zero initiative.

The material presented in this webinar has not been peer-reviewed. Any opinions are the presenter's own and do not necessarily represent those of IChemE or the Cumbria Members Group. The information is given in good faith but without any liability on the part of IChemE.


18:00–20:00 GMT.


The presentation will be delivered via Microsoft Teams. We recommend downloading the app from the Microsoft website, rather than using the web portal.

Webinar archive

This webinar is free of charge and open to all to attend, but if you wish to access the slides and a recording to replay on demand then you will need to be a member of the Cumbria Members Group.

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