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Upcoming Events

Low Carbon England Conference on meeting EU emissions reduction targets at the National Motorcycle Museum on December 1 (free)

UKOUG Technology Conference & Exhibition at the ICC Birmingham from December 7-9

Internet of Things meetup at University of Warwick on December 8

The Future of Work by The Information Daily in Birmingham on December 9

A Conversation About Diabetes with Janice Thompson at The Studio Birmingham on December 10 (free)

MedilinkWM Medical & Healthcare Business Awards at Malmaison Birmingham on January 14

Orthopaedic Implants - Manufacture and Emerging Technologies at Shrewsbury College on February 2

Future Powertrain Conference with Advanced Propulsion Centre, Automotive Investment Organisation & Ricardo at National Motorcycle Museum, February 24-25

Disruptive Technologies in Healthcare by The Information Daily in Birmingham on April 6

Euro Global Summit and Expo on Biomass by the OMICS Group in Birmingham from August 1-3

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Warwick one of the seven fastest rising young universities in the world

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