Upcoming events


Upcoming NERC-run and NERC-sponsored events:

November 2017

14-17 Nov 2017

Water security workshop

Oaxaca, Mexico

The British Geological Survey invites Early Career Researchers from the UK and Mexico to apply to attend a workshop on enhancing regional water security in semi-arid regions through improved metropolitan design.

16 Nov 2017

Knowledge Exchange Network 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.

17-19 Nov 2017



Our environment shapes our lives, and how we live shapes our environment. We at NERC want to give the Scottish public the chance to see our world-class science up close.

20-24 Nov 2017

UK-China AMR Centre Partnerships Initiative - Expressions of interest for workshop


The Research Councils UK are pleased to invite expressions of interest to participate in a joint workshop to explore opportunities for UK-China collaboration in the area of antibacterial resistance.

December 2017

6-8 Dec 2017

Multiple biofluid and tissue types, from sample preparation to analysis strategies for metabolomics course


This three-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of dealing with complex biological samples for LC-MS analysis.

14-15 Dec 2017

Metabolite identification with the Q Exactive and LTQ Orbitrap course


This two-day course will provide a hands-on approach to teach the latest techniques and tools available to perform metabolite identification.

January 2018

30 Jan 2018

DTP2 town hall meeting


This town hall meeting will provide an opportunity for those interested in applying to the DTP2 call to receive detailed guidance about the scope and requirements of the call, raise any questions with NERC staff and network with prospective DTP partners.

30-31 Jan 2018

Introduction to Metabolomics for the Environmental Scientist


This two-day course will provide environmental scientists with an overview of the metabolomics pipeline.

March 2018

4-9 Mar 2017

Environmental Genomics and Metabolomics course 2018


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

An archive of recent events is also available.