Broadcast One

Thu, Jan 26

  • LA: 08:00
  • New York: 11:00
  • London: 16:00
  • Paris: 17:00
Broadcast One

Tues, Jan 31

  • Paris: 09:00
  • Singapore: 16:00
  • Canberra: 19:00
  • Auckland: 21:00

* Recorded session with live Q&A

Managing Materials Risks for Sustainable Design and Circular Economy

with Prof Mike Ashby and Dr Tatiana Vakhitova

Join this web seminar on Thursday, January 26 to find out how CES EduPack supports the teaching of complex fields of studies like Eco Design, Circular Economy and Sustainability in a time-constrained University environment.

Join this web seminar to:

  • Learn how to help students understand the risks and impacts associated with their choice of materials over the whole lifecycle
    • New in CES EduPack 2017: Discover flags on criticality and hazardous substances
  • Find out how to make Sustainability more accessible to students and easier to teach
    • New in CES EduPack 2017: See templates, handouts and micro-projects to kick-start discussion
  • Explore how designing products by reusing components affects carbon footprint and energy consumption
  • See where to find fully-developed case studies and templates for seminars and group work.

How to register and join the session

There is no cost but registration is required through the WebEx system. Please ensure you set your local time zone to receive accurate meeting invitations and test your setup in advance of the meeting. How to use WebEx, including setting times zone & language preferences 

About CES EduPack

CES EduPack is the world-leading teaching resource for materials in engineering, science, processing, and design. It provides a comprehensive database of materials and process information, powerful materials software tools, and a range of supporting textbooks, lectures, projects, and exercises. With specialist editions for specific disciplines, and three levels of the database and software to suit varying needs in all years of undergraduate study and in postgraduate teaching, CES EduPack is a curriculum-wide resource.

Read professors' reviews, examples, and see the customer list 

CES EduPack is now used at over 800 universities and colleges worldwideWho should join the web seminar?

Anyone new to CES EduPack, including professors, deans, teaching assistants, instructors, accreditation committees, undergraduate and graduate program coordinators, and department heads of university and college courses in areas including: sustainability, design, civil engineering; mechanical engineering; eco engineering; architecture; manufacturing; production engineering; and materials science and materials engineering.

Past and existing CES EduPack users—find out what's new in CES EduPack 2017, and get inspiration for your teaching. See the major developments to the software, associated data, and teaching resources.

This web seminar is not appropriate for students.

About the Presenters

Mike Ashby, Emeritus Professor in the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge, is a world-renowned authority on engineering materials being the author/co-author of best-selling textbooks and of over 200 papers on mechanisms of plasticity and fracture, powder compaction, mechanisms of wear, methodologies for materials selection, and the modeling of material shaping processes, among other topics. He is recipient of numerous awards and honors including Fellow of the Royal Society and Member of the American Academy of Engineering. He has been a professor at Harvard University and held academic positions in Germany and France. He is also co-founder of Granta Design and guides development of Granta’s CES EduPack.

Dr Tatiana V Vakhitova, as a part of Education Division, contributes to teaching resources development in the area of Sustainable Development. Tatiana supports educational and research institutions in Central Europe, Eastern Europe, and Middle East. She holds a PhD in Engineering from the Centre for Sustainable Development and an MPhil from the Land Economy Department (University of Cambridge). Tatiana has teaching experience, working as a Teaching Assistant for Engineering Management Division at the University of Cambridge and being a supervisor for students at the Judge Business School, Engineering and Land Economy Departments (University of Cambridge).


Meet the rest of the team 

You may also be interested in another Ashby webinar in early February:

February 9Preparing Engineering Students for IndustryDetails & Registration >