Prestige Lectures (image)

25 September 2014 | Royal Institution, London, UK

Professor Andrew McNaughton (photo)

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Professor Andrew McNaughton, FREng, Chief Engineer and Technical Director, HS2 delivered the 2014 Lecture.


Professor McNaughton shared examples of leading edge practice from around the world and his own forty years of operational and engineering experience to propose the way forward for Britain's railways in the coming decades.


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Henry Royce

Sir Henry Royce’s engineering philosophy – the pursuit of excellence.





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Unable to get to London on Thursday 25 September? This event was streamed live as a webcast and is available to view on the lecture webcast page.  




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This lecture can count towards your CPD requirements. You'll earn one hour of CPD.



18:00 - Registration and refreshments  
18:30 - Lecture commences
20:00 - Reception



The Henry Royce Memorial Lecture on Thursday 25 September 2014 was streamed live as a webcast and is available to view on the lecture webcast page.

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