Society of Oxford University Engineers

The alumni society for Oxford engineering graduates

2007 Annual Meeting (Saturday 15 September 2007)

The 2007 meeting was a one-day event, coinciding with the University's Alumni Weekend, "Meeting Minds". As a result, our two Jenkin Day lectures were included in the programme for the Alumni Weekend.

The day started with coffee in the Thom Building, followed by the first lecture:

The Society's AGM (including the Head of Department's annual report) was then held, followed by a buffet lunch in the Holder Common Room.

After lunch, Lord Jenkin of Roding, the grandson of Frewen Jenkin (our first Professor of Engineering Science) and patron of the Centenary of Engineering in Oxford, introduced the Centenary celebrations. This was followed by the second lecture:

The day's events concluded with tea.