AGM & Presentation

University of Nottingham Brewing Research Projects Insights & Midland Section AGM 2023

WEDNESDAY, 8 March 2023. 18:30 - 21:30 

By the Midland Section

WEDNESDAY, 8 March 2023. 18:30 - 21:30 GMT

18:30: AGM

19:00: Research presentations

20:00: Buffet, drinks, brewery tour

Tower Brewery

Glensyl Way, Burton on Trent
DE14 1LX


The IBD Midland Section invites you to attend the 2023 Midland Section Annual General Meeting (AGM), on 8 March 2023 at Tower Brewery, Burton on Trent.

Please note that only IBD members are eligible to vote at the AGM.

The AGM main items are to: present the Midland Section accounts for 2022 and finalise the committee for 2023/24. The AGM will be followed by presentations from current University of Nottingham Research students, who will give an insight into their interesting research. To end the evening there will be a light buffet and chance to tour the brewery.

Your vote counts. Make your voice heard.

Speakers - Latest research from University of Nottingham PhD students / Post Docs:

  • Will Keeble – Use of Antioxidants to keep beer fresher for longer.
  • Ducan Calvert – A circular use for hops
  • Joanne Yorke – Sensory properties of unmalted adjuncts
  • Andrew Foulkes – Research into Roasted Malts
  • Yishen Li – Analysing beer flavours


  • 18:30: AGM
  • 19:00: Presentations from University of Nottingham Research students
  • 20:00: Light buffet & drinks plus an opportunity to tour Tower Brewery
  • 21:30: End

Tickets: Free, for Midland IBD members confirmed via pre-registration with organiser. IBD-member ticket holders are welcome to reserve a ticket for a non-member guest.

60 places maximum.

Booking deadline: FRIDAY, 3 March 2023

To reserve a place, please contact the event organiser Zane Barnes (Secretary of the Midland Section)


Why You Should Attend:

  1. Learn about the current brewing research at University of Nottingham and meet their research students
  2. Network with other brewers from the Midlands area
  3. Enjoy a sociable free buffet and drink and brewery tour