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Social Programme

Social programme kicks off early evening on Sunday 18 June 2017 with the formal welcome by the University of Manchester, hosts of PowerTech 2017.

Welcome Reception

The welcome evening reception will be held on Sunday 18 June 2017 in the prestigious Whitworth Hall of the University, a listed Grade II neo-Gothic building completed in 1902 where graduations have been held over generations.

Conference Dinner

Conference dinner will be held on Wednesday 21 June 2017 at Manchester United’s ground at Old Trafford.  This is the largest club stadium of any football team in the United Kingdom with a capacity of 75,643 and is located just outside Manchester city centre. A welcome drink will be served in the Manchester United Museum before dinner. Transport to and from the football stadium will be arranged.

There will also be an opportunity to see the famous Old Trafford pitch during the evening.