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Upcoming Events

Global Jam Jam at the Impact Hub on Sept 4-10 (£)

Active Ageing Conference – Move it or Lose it! at Faraday Wharf on Sept 12 (££)

Lunar Society Boulton and Watt Lecture by Will Hutton on September 13 (free)

Creating Homes, Building Communities with Jennie Daly, Clive Skidmore, Angus Michie by Movers&Shakers at the Macdonald Burlington Hotel on September 13 (£)

Made in the Midlands Awards at Lilleshall National Sports & Conferencing Centre near newport on Oct 19 (free)

3rd International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and Automation Science: ICMEAS 2017 at University of Birmingham on October 13-15

Lunar Society Annual Dinner on November 8 (£)

Who's Developing the West Midlands by Movers&Shakers with Richard Pearce, TCN UK & Peter Ferrari, AshbyCapital at the Macdonald Burlington Hotel on November 10 (£)

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