Frying Pans to Formula 1

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Jim Erskine being presented with the chain of office.

THE Scottish branch held their first Technical evening of the new session on Wednesday 11th October and the first action of the night was the handing over of the chain of office from our retiring president Bob Sims to our new president for 2017 / 2018, Jim Erskine.
Jim’s first speaker for the year was David Hall of Maxima Engineering.

David introduced both himself and his colleague Russell Gray, David went on to present his paper titled “Frying pans to formula 1”, the presentation covered the evolution of Magmasoft simulation through the years using his own life experiences as a timeline.

The talk was very well presented and received by the members and this showed with a lengthy question and answer session at the end of the night.

Bob Armstrong went on to extend a vote of thanks to the speaker, the night finished with teas and coffee.