EDF R&D: creating value today and preparing for tomorrow


The Cambridge University Energy Network(CUEN) is proud to invite you all to our first seminar of this academic year on

EDF R&D: creating value today and preparing for tomorrow
Time: 5.15pm Date: 12th November, 2012 (Monday) Venue: Lecture Room 4,
Department of Engineering, Trumpington Street Speaker: Dr Filomena La
Porta, Head of Smart Energy Supply, EDF Energy R&D UK Centre

The speaker will introduce us to the the world of R&D in the energy sector and its challenges for the future.In the words of Dr La Porta: ‘We are facing three big challenges in the energy sector: climate change, security of supply and affordability. R&D has an important role in contributing to tackle these challenges. The aim of the talk is to illustrate the role of R&D in our organisation, our activities globally and in the UK along the energy value chain, from generation to transmission, distribution and supply. Examples of how we engage with the players in the UK energy landscape will be given as well as an introduction to the opportunities to be part of our exciting journey.

Refreshments will be provided. Please see attached for the flyer for more information

We hope to see many of you there on Monday.