LIYSF 2017 Programme


Please find below the outline LIYSF programme for 2017, where you will find more details about the programme on each day. Please do check back here for more information as this is regularly updated and more information is released as we draw closer. Full details are given to all confirmed participants on our programme and provided on arrival in your welcome pack.

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Date Morning Afternoon Evening
Wed 26th July   Arrivals Welcome
Thu 27th July Opening Ceremony & Key Note Address - Professor Hayat Sindi Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Dr Rolf Landua Welcome Party
Fri 28th July Visit to Research & Scientific Establishments in London - More Information Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Professor Sir Colin Blakemore The Science Forum Bazaar - Student Project Poster Board Evening - More Information
Sat 29th July Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Jonathan Firth Optional Visits: London Eye or Thames River Sightseeing Cruise via Thames Barrier - More Information Student Topics - LIYSF Famelab style presentations - British Council Session
Sun 30th July Optional Visit to Stonehenge & Salisbury - More Information Optional Visit to Stonehenge & Salisbury Student Debate Evening
Mon 31st July Specialist Lectures - More Information Plenary Lecture Demonstration Great Crossword Treasure Hunt - More Information
Tue 1st August Day Visit to Research & Scientific Establishments - More Information Day Visit to Research & Scientific Establishments Optional Theatre Night - More Information
Wed 2nd August Specialist Study Day, led by Professor Sir Roy Anderson - More Information Specialist Study Day, led by Professor Sir Roy Anderson Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Dr Jason Nurse
Thu 3rd August Day Visits to Oxford & Cambridge Research and Scientific Establishments - More Information Day Visits to Oxford & Cambridge Research and Scientific Establishments Rehearsals
Fri 4th August Specialist Lectures Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Professor David Smith & Afternoon Visits to Museums International Cabaret – Cultural Showcase Performance Evening - More Information
Sat 5th August Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Professor Mark McCaughrean & Applying to a UK University Information Session LIYSF Olympics (Sports Day Session with Team Games) - More Information Plenary Lecture Demonstration - Professor Semali Perera
Sun 6th August Optional Visits: Day visit to Oxford OR Day visit to Cambridge More Information Optional Visit to the Tower of London and/or Optional London Sightseeing Bus Tour Traditions of Home – Sharing World Customs and Fashion Evening - More Information
Mon 7th August Specialist Lectures Optional Visit to the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace and London Eye - More Information Optional Theatre Night
Tue 8th August Participants' Forum Closing Lecture & Ceremony - Professor Eric Yeatman Farewell Party
Wed 9th August Departures    

The Autonomous Vehicle Industry

Guest speaker: Natasha Merat (Automotive Expert) If someone said to you, that our cars, planes and…

The Future of Air Travel

Guest speakers: Andy Reynolds (Airbus Engineer) Imagine stepping onto an aeroplane and sitting on t…

The Plastic Pollution Problem

What is World Ocean’s Day? Did you know that 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by Oceans?  Wor…