HeaderLogo-ssc9-v1

Conference Schedule

Day 1 – Saturday 13 February 2016

07:30 – 09:30

Registration – Presentations & Posters

09:30 – 09:45

Opening

09:45 – 10:20

Keynote Speech: Quantum Technology - Translating Fundamental Science into Technology

By Professor Andy Schofield, Pro Vice Chancellor and Head of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences - University of Birmingham

10:20 – 10:35

Coffee Break

10:35 – 12:00

Parallel Paper Presentations

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch + Prayer Time

13:00 – 13:45

Keynote Speech: A Sustainable World - Steering Science to Human Values (Social Innovation)

By Dr. Hayat Sindi, Scientist and One of First Female Members of the Consultative Assembly of Saudi Arabia

 

13:45 – 16:00

Parallel Training Sessions (repeated at: 1.45 and 3.00pm, with a 15min break in between sessions)

16:00 – 17:30

Poster Presentations + Exhibitions

17:30

Closing

  

Day 2 – Sunday 14 February 2016

07:30 – 09:00

Registration

09:00 – 09.45

Keynote Speech: Tackling Global Challenges – The Case of Antibiotic Resistance

By Professor Laura Piddock, Deputy Director at Institute of Microbiology and Infection and BSAC Chair in Public Engagement - University of Birmingham

09:45 – 10:55

Parallel Paper Presentations

10:55 – 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 – 11:45

 Keynote Speeches:

(1) Why Does Energy Policy Research Matter?

By Mr. David Hobbs, Head of Research at KAPSARC

(2) The Nexus of Agriculture and Water
By Mr. David Wogan, Senior Research Analyst at KAPSARC 

11:45 – 13:00

Lunch + Prayer time

13:00 – 14:10

Parallel Paper Presentations

14:10 – 15:45

Poster Presentations + Exhibitions

15:45– 17.45

Closing Ceremony