Don't forget to book your place at our ever popular Christmas Lunch which will be held at Shendish Manor Hotel.  We will be supported again this year by the Mayor of Dacorum, the Mayor of Berkhamsted and the Mayor of Tring, along with Mike Penning MP and David Gauke MP.

Our guest speaker is Dr Gordon Woo, Catastrophist at Risk Management Solutions (RMS).  Trained in mathematical physics, Dr. Woo has consulted on all the various natural hazards for industrial corporations, government organizations, as well as the global insurance industry.

Gordon Woo is a catastrophist at Risk Management Solutions (RMS), specializing in mathematical modeling of extreme risks, with a particular focus on catastrophe insurance. Apart from his scientific papers, he is the author of two books, published by Imperial College Press:‘The Mathematics of Natural Catastrophes’, and ‘Calculating Catastrophe’.

Top mathematics graduate of Cambridge University, he completed his PhD in theoretical physics at MIT as a Kennedy Scholar, and was a member of the Harvard Society of Fellows. He is an adjunct professor at the Institute of Catastrophe Risk Management at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and has just been appointed a visiting professor at UCL.

Our sponsors for this event are Shendish Manor Hotel, SA Law, BP and B&M Care.

Christmas Invite

Sept 15 front pageAttached is the latest Connect Dacorum Newsletter which contains news about the Summer Party, Hemel Cartridges and The Repair Shed, Connect Dacorum’s 10th birthday celebrations, Work Experience at Lumina Technologies, Eckoh Staff Volunteer at Gaddesden Place Riding for the Disabled, Big Business Quiz, Hemel Hempstead School Employability Day, Great Companies Doing Great Things, Focus on CAD


summer partyThe next Connect Dacorum networking event is being held on Monday 7th September from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at Berkhamsted Cricket Club, Castle Hill, Berkhamsted, HP4 1HE.  Nibbles and Pimms will be available.

Please let me know whether you will be attending by no later than Tuesday 1st September latest and feel free to forward the invite to a colleague who you think would also be interested.


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