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Aberdeen, Highlands and Islands

Welcome to the Aberdeen, Highlands and Islands branch

The local branch works in partnership with schools, colleges, universities, industry and the general public to raise awareness, provide career information and networking opportunities to assist all those working in and studying energy.

All members, guests and colleagues are welcome to participate in branch activities. Most of the events are held in Aberdeen and provide a great opportuntiy for networking with the option to extend your evening with a fork supper buffet.  Additional events are also held in Inverness, Orkney and Shetland. The branch boasts strong student networks at the University of Aberdeen, Robert Gordon University, and the University of Dundee.

You don't have to be a member to attend the free branch events - all are welcome and we hope to see you soon. 

The technical programme for the 2017-18 season will once again be held at The Marcliffe Hotel.  Key dates for your diary:-


28Nov17 - MSc Student Best Paper Competition

A 'Dragon's Den' format of presentations to leading industry figures by the top 3 MSc Students at RGU and UoA.  Hosted by Aker Solutions at Dyce.

5Dec17 -  Branch Committee Meeting (Marcliffe Hotel 5PM)

5Dec17 - Technical Presentation @ 6PM by Mark McAllister CEO of Shandong Twin Marine

The Role of Decommissioning in Maximising Economic Recovery

1st March 2018 - Black Tie Annual Dinner

Keynote speakers shortly to be announced