Online Events: Training and Webinars

Granta runs a series of regular web seminars for anyone with an interest in Materials Education, covering ideas for teaching materials, case studies from industry and education, examples of the use of the CES EduPack resources, and previews of resources that we are working on.

Be stimulated by new ideas. See how other people teach. These webinars are free of charge and are intended for materials educators. We recommend to connect 10 min before the event to setup the technicalities, further help here instructions for joining a WebEx, testing your setup, and changing the language.

Upcoming Online Events

    ➔ Webinar: Webinars are open to all educators.
    ➔ CES EduPack Training: Quarterly case study inspiration sessions for educators that use CES EduPack (Granta Design Academic Webinars).
    ➔ CES Selector Traning: Training are open to all educators (Regular web-based CES Selector training sessions).

         
DATE TITLE PRESENTER/s and TOPIC
         
Mar 08 Training:
Automotive Door Panel 2018

(Only for Educators using CES EduPack)

In this case study, Dr Claes Fredriksson, investigates the lightweighting of an automotive exterior door panel. Inspired by the plastic panels of the Smart ForTwo car. We use the Synthesizer tool to create a natural fiber composite for high performance and compare this in the part cost estimator with steel, aluminum and polymer options. Register here »
         
Mar 13 Training:
Automotive Door Panel 2018

(Only for Educators using CES EduPack)

This is your second chance to see this case study in which Dr Claes Fredriksson, investigates the lightweighting of an automotive exterior door panel. Inspired by the plastic panels of the Smart ForTwo car. We use the Synthesizer tool to create a natural fiber composite for high performance and compare this in the part cost estimator with steel, aluminum and polymer options. Register here »
         
Mar 20 Webinar:
Enseña materiales en tus cursos con CES EduPack 2018

(For All Educators)

Únete a este seminario web con Sara Onrubia para hacer un recorrido por CES EduPack 2018. Observa el panorama general: cómo esta nueva versión de los principales recursos de educación sobre materiales puede apoyar la enseñanza en todo el campus y en todo el plan de estudios. Register here »
         
Mar 21 Webinar:
Türverkleidung des Smart Fortwo

(For All Educators)

Registrieren Sie sich für das nächsten Fallstudien-Webinar in dem wir an dem Beispiel des Smart ForTwo Autos die Materialauswahl, Kosten und Gewichtsreduzierung mittels Verbundwerkstoffen genauer betrachten werden. Register here »
         
Mar 22 Webinar:
Enseignement efficace des matériaux avec CES EduPack 2018

(For All Educators)

Registrieren Sie sich für das nächsten Fallstudien-Webinar in dem wir an dem Beispiel des Smart ForTwo Autos die Materialauswahl, Kosten und Gewichtsreduzierung mittels Verbundwerkstoffen genauer betrachten werden. Register here »
         
Apr 19 Webinar:
Electric Vehicles: Magnets and Critical Materials

(For All Educators)

Join us with Dr Claes Fredriksson this case study webinar for an electric vehicle case study in which we’ll explore how to consider the full lifecycle of a product when making materials decisions. Register here »
         
Apr 24 Webinar:
Electric Vehicles: Magnets and Critical Materials

(For All Educators)

Join us in this second webinar with Dr Claes Fredriksson this case study webinar for an electric vehicle case study in which we’ll explore how to consider the full lifecycle of a product when making materials decisions. Register here »
         
May 15 Webinar:
Industry Case Study: Informed Additive Manufacturing Research

(For All Educators)

Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a rapidly-evolving and exciting technology. How can you stay up-to-date? And how do you assess AM innovations against conventional technologies? Join us in this webinar with Dr Claes Fredriksson, he’ll show you! Register here »
         
May 17 Webinar:
Industry Case Study: Informed Additive Manufacturing Research

(For All Educators)

Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a rapidly-evolving and exciting technology. How can you stay up-to-date? And how do you assess AM innovations against conventional technologies? Don't miss this second webinar with Dr Claes Fredriksson, he’ll show you! Register here »
         
Jun 05 Webinar:
Enabling student projects in bioengineering and medical devices

(For All Educators)

Join us with Dr Sara Egans and Hannah Melia for a case study demonstration of materials selection for a medical device. We’ll show data and software tools that can be used to set up realistic and engaging student projects. Register here »
         
Jun 07 Webinar:
Enabling student projects in bioengineering and medical devices

(For All Educators)

Join us in this second webinar with Dr Sara Egans and Hannah Melia for a case study demonstration of materials selection for a medical device. We’ll show data and software tools that can be used to set up realistic and engaging student projects. Register here »
         
Jun 21 Webinar:
Make active learning easy

(For All Educators)

Are you starting to flip your classroom? Do you want your students to think for themselves. In this webinar we’ll explore tools that could help you as you, including ‘micro projects’: 1-hour long activities with supporting follow-up assignments that help students to learn about materials. Register here »
         
Jun 26 Webinar:
Make active learning easy

(For All Educators)

Are you starting to flip your classroom? Do you want your students to think for themselves. In this second chance of the webinar we’ll explore tools that could help you as you, including ‘micro projects’: 1-hour long activities with supporting follow-up assignments that help students to learn about materials. Register here »
         

Find more information about CES Selector Research here »

Archive

2018

         
DATE TITLE PRESENTER/s and TOPIC
         
Feb 27 Webinar:
Guest Speaker from Renishaw: The importance of materials selection in industry

(For All Educators)

Join us to hear Dr Rhodri Lewis discuss the importance of good materials selection and explain how skills developed using CES EduPack as a student have helped him to make an impact working for this global leader in precision measurement, healthcare equipment, and additive manufacturing. More details »
         
Feb 20 Webinar:
Teaching introductory materials science and engineering courses

(For All Educators)

Join in this second opportunity Professor Mike Ashby for a tour of CES EduPack 2018. See the big picture – how this new version of the leading materials education resources can support teaching across campus and throughout the curriculum. More details »
         
Feb 14 Webinar:
Teaching introductory materials science and engineering courses

(For All Educators)

Join Professor Mike Ashby for a tour of CES EduPack 2018. See the big picture – how this new version of the leading materials education resources can support teaching across campus and throughout the curriculum. More details »
         
Feb 06 Webinar:
Teaching introductory materials science and engineering courses

(For All Educators)

This is your second chance to join us in this special webinar with our leading materials educator Professor Mike Ashby, who will discuss key principles for teaching introductory courses in materials science and engineering. During this live web seminar, we’ll demonstrate a new Package of resources that supports the teaching of processing, structure, and properties, and their inter-relationships. More details »
         
Jan 31 Webinar:
Teaching introductory materials science and engineering courses

(For All Educators)

Hear leading materials educator Professor Mike Ashby discuss key principles for teaching introductory courses in materials science and engineering. During this live web seminar, we’ll demonstrate a new Package of resources that supports the teaching of processing, structure, and properties, and their inter-relationships. More details »
         
Jan 23 Webinar:
Consumer electronics: Materials for a Tablet

(For All Educators)

Consumer electronics has a huge impact on the global economy, the environment, and people's daily lives. More than a billion mobile phones are sold every year, and laptops and tablets are not far behind. Join us in this webinar with Dr Claes Fredriksson and Dr Tatiana Vakhitova, where we will use CES EduPack to explore several aspects of the materials in a modern-day tablet device and benchmark options for the backplate casing from a mechanical and sustainability perspective. More details »
         

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