Physics & Astronomy Gala Dinner 2015
Professor Jon Butterworth, Head of Physics and Astronomy, is delighted to announce the Physics & Astronomy Department Gala Dinner on Friday 23 October 2015.
The Gala Dinner aims to bring together our
alumni, students and staff for a celebration of what has fundamentally made
this Department a success- you!
Date: Friday 23 October 2015
Location: Ambassadors, Bloomsbury. Further details will be included in your e-ticket upon confirmation of your booking.
Price: £45 per person, inclusive of a welcome drink, three-course dinner with wine, coffee and petites fours.
Booking closes: Friday 26 September 2015
Dress code: Smart
Places available: 48 Alumni, 27 Students, 20 Staff, guests are welcome
4pm - 5pm: Lecture
5pm - 6pm: Drinks Reception
6.30pm: Welcome speech by Professor Jon Butterworth (Head of Department) followed by the student awards ceremony
7.15pm: Dinner service
9.15pm: After- dinner speech by Professor R S Ellis FRS. Professor Ellis is about to return as Professor to his alma mater UCL from his current position as the Steele Professor of Astronomy at the California Institute of Technology (CALTECH)
Menu choices should be made at time of booking, through the link on the Booking tab.
Bocconcini mozzarella salad with vine cherry tomatoes, basil and olives (v)
Scottish smoked salmon with keta caviar, creme fraiche and lemon
Roast corn-fed chicken with ballotine sun-dried tomato quinoa, roast pepper and olive stew
Salmon with tender steam broccoli, French beans, lemon and salsa Verde
Butternut squash parcels with walnut sauce and rocket salad (v)
Almond and peach tart with clotted ice-cream
Coconut and vanilla pod pannacotta with mango sorbet and ginger snap biscuit
Expressions of interest are kindly requested by Friday 14 August 2015. Nominal places will be reserved for these people, but you will still need to book through the official system once it opens.
booking system will open later in September 2015, further details will be posted here in due course.
Ms Eve Allen
Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 3943
forward these event details (www.ucl.ac.uk/phys/alumni/dinner)
to other UCL Physics and Astronomy graduates who you think might be interested in attending.