Each year the Department holds a Memorial Lecture and Research Poster Presentation Day, alternating between the Barlow and Mildner Memorial Lectures. Here are the speakers and topics we have had over the last few years:
- 2016 - Mildner Memorial Lecture by Professor John Martinis, UCSB and Lead Engineer of Google’s Quantum AI team, titled "What’s next after Moore’s law: Quantum Computing"
- 2015 - Barlow Memorial Lecture by Jeannine Sargent, President of Innovation and New Ventures, Flextronics, titled "The Intelligence of Things: Transforming Markets and Industries"
- 2014- Mildner Memorial Lecture by John Manvile, Senior Vice President, Cisco Systems, titled "Technology and Global Implications of The Internet of Things"
- 2013 - Barlow Memorial Lecture by Professor David Mackay, Chief Scientific Advisor, DECC titled 'Energy - 2050 Pathways'.
- 2012 - Mildner Memorial Lecture by Warren East, CEO ARM titled 'Low Power Technology Enabling a Smarter Future'.
- 2011 - Barlow Memorial Lecture by Matthew Postgate, Controller Research & Development, BBC titled 'Being the BBC in the Information Age - Towards the New Broadcasting System'.
- 2010 - Mildner Memorial Lecture by Prof. Lord Alec Broers, President of the Royal Academy of Engineering titled 'Engineering, Science and the Economy'.