Annual General Meeting

Thursday 3rd December 2015 @ 18:00

The Annual Report will be presented by Chairman, Roderick Rhys Jones with Accounts presented by Treasurer, William Blackburn.

The Annual General Meeting of Friends of Imperial College will be held on
Thursday 3 December at 6pm in the meeting room opposite Lecture Theatre 1, Sir Alexander Fleming Building, Imperial College London.

The full Agenda and the location for the meeting can be viewed here, along with the Minutes of the 2014 AGM here

The two pages with proposed changes to the Constitution are here

We look forward to welcoming you to this event and hope you can also join us for the lecture directly after the AGM:

A perfect theory: a biography of General Relativity

Thursday 3 December, 7pm

Pedro Ferreira, Professor of Astrophysics, University of Oxford, Author of The Perfect Theory, Imperial Alumnus.

Einstein’s theory of general relativity is possibly the most perfect intellectual achievement of modern physics. For a century now, physicists have been delving into Einstein’s theory, seeking an understanding of the history of the universe, the origin of time, and the evolution of solar systems, stars, and galaxies. The expanding universe, the light-speed barrier, black holes, wormholes, time travel - general relativity has allowed scientists’ imaginations to take flight with new possibilities, revealing a universe that is much stranger than anyone ever expected.

In this centenary year of the theory Professor Ferreira tells the story of how our present understanding of space, time, and gravity has emerged over the century.

For full details on this event, visit our website here, to book tickets click here.

Venue: SAF Building, Imperial College London