What’s the event?
Join us at AWE Aldermaston for a rare opportunity to showcase your undergraduate projects and learn about what you can do to defend the nations interest. Bring along a poster about a recent individual or group project, and share learning with our scientists and engineers in this annual on-site event. Check out the attached attendee information and FAQs for further details.
· Free overnight accommodation, including networking dinner in Reading. Travel reimbursement is available for all attendees.
- Get your foot in the door with a major UK defence institution and be guaranteed a place at our graduate assessment centres.
- All-access technical tour of the Orion laser facility – the UK’s largest laser experiment.
- Demonstrations and talks from our Virtual Reality and Robotics & Autonomous Systems teams.
- Learn about AWE and our amazing history protecting the nation, with a talk from our historical experts.
- Showcase your project in an informal poster session, sharing learning with our engineers and scientists, experts in their fields.
- Meet representatives from professional institutions including IET (Institute of Engineering & Technology) and find out how AWE could support you on your journey to chartership.
Who are AWE?
For almost 70 years, AWE has supported the UK Government’s nuclear defence strategy and the Continuous At Sea Deterrent. We also use our nuclear know-how and technical expertise to provide innovative solutions that support the UK’s counter-terrorism and nuclear threat reduction activities. Find out more on our website https://www.awe.co.uk/.