Upcoming events


Upcoming NERC-run and NERC-sponsored events:

October 2016

25-29 Oct 2016

Into the blue - external link


Into the blue will bring alive the world of environmental science and research by immersing visitors in a hands-on science exhibition at the Runway Visitor Park at Manchester Airport.

20 Oct 2016 - 3 Feb 2017

Into the blue - Cloud Crash exhibition - external link

Museum of Science & Industry , Manchester

As part of NERC's celebration of science, Into the blue, the Cloud Crash exhibition, which is Cape Farewell's 2016 Lovelock Art Commission, takes inspiration from our research in atmospheric science, as well as James Lovelock and the Museum of Science & Industry's collection. Cloud Crash is a headline event for the Manchester Science Festival.

November 2016

3 Nov 2016

NERC Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN) meeting


The NERC Knowledge Exchange Group hosts two Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN) meetings per annum, where we invite knowledge exchange practitioners to come along and share best practice, and also some problems that they would like the rest of the group to address.

4 Nov 2016

Conference for university press officers


The Research Councils UK (RCUK) are delighted to welcome university press officers to a free one-day conference for press officers working in the higher education and research fields.

10-11 Nov 2016

Joint UK-China offshore renewables energy (ORE) systems workshop


The RCUK Energy Programme is inviting Expressions of Interest to attend a two day workshop on 10-11 November 2016, in London, to engage in discussion, to identify research challenges and to initiate new collaborative working partnerships between UK and Chinese academics working in the area of offshore renewable energy.

15 Nov 2016

2016 UK IODP General Conference


The UK IODP team are pleased to announce the 2016 general conference.

17-18 Nov 2016

Water quality in India - Scoping workshop

Delhi, India

NERC and the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council are inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a jointly organised workshop with the Indian Department of Science & Technology.

28 Nov 2016

ERIIP showcase - water sector


The NERC Environmental Risks to Infrastructure Innovation Programme are inviting applications to join a one hour webinar.

December 2016

5-6 Dec 2016

Introduction to Metabolomics for the Environmental Scientist course

University of Birmingham

The course will introduce environmental scientists to applying metabolomics in their research via a combination of case studies, short practical demonstrations and lectures.

January 2017

18-19 January 2017

NERC Research Fellows and Knowledge Exchange Fellows Training Workshop

University of Birmingham

NERC is hosting a NERC Research Fellows and Knowledge Exchange Annual Training Workshop.

March 2017

5-10 March 2017

Environmental Genomics and Metabolomics course 2017

University of Birmingham

A short course to guide genomics and metabolomics research applied to environmental sciences.

An archive of recent events is also available.