2019 Young Researchers Meeting

We are pleased to announce that the MacroGroup UK Young Researchers Meeting 2019 will be July 1st & 2nd at the University of Kent, Canterbury

Please see the flyer and below for more details.

Almost all senior academics in the areas of polymer and macromolecular science in the UK have attended these conferences as PhDs, PDRAs and/or early career lecturers.
With support from our sponsors the MacroGroup UK Young Researchers meeting will be held at the University of Kent in Canterbury on Monday July 1st and Tuesday 2nd this year.
Registration cost: £80
Accommodation: £45.75
Registration and accommodation book-ings will be available from 1st April at

Further details and abstract forms are available at


Provisional Programme

Monday 1st July
10:00 to 11:00 Registration
11:00 to 11:35 Prof Nico Sommerdijk (Eindhoven)
11:35 to 12:55 Contributed Talks
12:55 to 1:45 Lunch
1:45 to 2:15 Dr Theoni Georgiou (Imperial)
2:15 to 3:35 Contributed Talks
3:35 to 4:00 Refreshments
4:00 to 4:30 Dr Geraldine Durand (TWI)
4:30 to 5:30 Contributed talks
5:45 to 7:30 Poster session and drinks reception
7:30 onwards Dinner
Tuesday 2nd July
9:30 to 10:00 Dr Chris Serpell (Kent)
10:00 to 11:20 Contributed Talks
11:20 to 11:50 Refreshments
11:50 to 1:10 Contributed Talks
1:10 to 2:10 Lunch
2:10 to 3:30 Contributed Talks
3:45 to 4:00 Prizes