Dare Inaugural Meeting

The DARE programme is pleased to announce that it will hold its inaugural meeting in Sheffield on 3 September 2015.

The event will be of interest to academics and students, representatives from our industrial partners and members of national and local Government departments involved in supporting the growth of the metals manufacturing industry.

The day will focus on the Programme’s research plans over the next five years and how we will help one of the largest sectors within manufacturing in the UK and Europe to face future challenges around resource efficiency.

Presentations will be given by project partners, and leading academics who have carried out research in the same field.  Some of the topics to be discussed are shown in the attached flyer and a full programme will be available shortly.  Start and end times are as follows:

Registration & coffee:     10:00 – 10:30

Poster session and drinks reception:    17:30 – 18:30 

DARE Inaugural workshop

You can now register for the event here.

Should you require overnight accommodation in Sheffield when attending the meeting, you can book accommodation at the venue here.  Alternatively there is a list of hotels below which give preferential rates; when booking please quote “University of Sheffield” or the code given in the attached document.

Hotel accommodation list


The event is held at the Ridge, The Ranmoor Village, Shore Lane, Sheffield, S10 3AY. A map showing the location is available for download below:

The Ridge and Ranmoor Village Map & Directions (PDF  638kB)


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