Alongside a strong technical programme, the opportunity for attendees to network is a priority for PPC 2017. The conference space will have space provided for informal discussion around the exhibitor areas. Within a short walk from the hotel is the centre of Brighton which has a wide choice of restaurants, bars and public houses to suit all tastes.
In addition the conference will be hosting a number of social events to provide further opportunities for attendees to mix and make new acquaintances.
Sunday 18th June, 6-7pm — Welcome Reception
The conference welcome reception will be the first event of the conference. Over drinks and hors d’oeuvres attendees will be able to catch up with old friends and acquaintances and get to know the other attendees and exhibitors.
Wednesday 21st June, 6:30-9pm — Awards Banquet
The main social event of the conference, the awards banquet will be held at the Hilton Metropole. Take the opportunity to sit on a table with people you don’t yet know and enjoy the meal and good company. The banquet will also be the venue for the recognition of those who have excelled in the Pulsed Power community, though advancement in IEEE and presentation of the Marx, Haas and Gunther Awards.