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The ERA Net-Zero Heroes webinar series will feature speakers from academia, industry and our PhD student cohort

Net-Zero Heroes

These webinars are for students, academics and professional services staff who are interested in finding out about the latest research, innovation and commercial developments in green energy.

2021/2022 Programme

Watch this space for our new programme of speakers

Previous Webinars

Webinar 1: The Big Ideas, 25th February

The first of our webinars was delivered by ERA's Director, Professor Martin Freer of the University of Birmingham. Martin discussed ERA's ambitious plans to put the Midlands at the forefront of energy innovation, known as 'The Big Ideas'. ERA's exciting Big Ideas have the potential to create thousands of new jobs in the Midlands and bring in investment of over £1.5 billion, helping to stimulate the post-COVID-19 recovery and supporting the levelling-up of the Midlands. Hosting and chairing the session was Cranfield PhD student Tosin Adedipe, who is part of the ERA Skills programme.

Watch the video for this webinar here

Webinar 2: Decarbonising Energy and Transport, Thurs 25th March, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Adam Morton, Head of Environmental Technology at Rolls Royce presented on the parallels between decarbonising energy and transport, and Monica Giulietti of Loughborough University  explored the estimation of marginal emission factors. Chair: Gina Jeerh (University of Warwick)

Video coming soon

Webinar 3: Research Fellowships with the EPSRC and Royal Academy of Engineering

This workshop provided an overview of two of the major funders of Postdoctoral Fellowships in the UK, the EPSRC who hold a range of Research Fellowships, including on in Energy, and the Royal Academy of Engineering who offers Research Fellowships each year to outstanding early-career researchers to support them to become future research leaders in engineering.

Video coming soon

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Registering for the Net Zero Heroes Webinar Series signs you up to all webinars that ERA will hold during the academic year 2021/2022. We will send you a separate link for each of the Net Zero Heroes webinars by the third Tuesday of the month.

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