IET events this July – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

A large variety of IET events are taking place throughout the month of July, with members and non-members alike invited to take part in lectures, seminars, courses and technical visits. UK highlights include a trip behind the scenes of the Great Blackenham Energy-from-waste site, technical lectures on 2-shot molding, the Airlander and healthcare technologies, plus several foundation and advanced Prince2 training courses. Further afield, July sees career workshops in Geneva, conferences in Madrid, seminars and technical visits across Australia and even hiking trips in Hong Kong. Below are some of the IET event highlights for July, but to find out … Continue reading IET events this July – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

IET events this June – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

The IET returns to Glastonbury this month, as well as hosting competitions, social events and technical and soft skills training courses. Thanks to the success of the last IET outing to Glastonbury, another technical visit has been organised for those interested in going behind the scenes of one of the UK’s biggest festivals. But if wellies and rock music just aren’t your scene, there is still a great variety of other visits to choose from, including trips to TAG Farnborough Airport, the Battle of Britain bunker and Tesla’s service centre in Hong Kong. For those focusing on their IPD or … Continue reading IET events this June – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

IET events this May – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

Education and professional development is a key theme across many of the IET events taking place this month in the UK and beyond. Numerous courses and workshops are available throughout May, the majority of which are free of charge, giving you the chance to find out more about professional registration, improve your communication skills or perhaps getting the basics of project management under your belt. There are also some interesting technical visits to venues including Siemens Congleton and Air Salvage International, as well as more local and regional heats of the IET’s Present around the World competition. Finally, for apprentices … Continue reading IET events this May – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

IET events this April – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

Throughout April the IET’s Local Networks are hosting a myriad of events, covering topics as varied as VLC applications through to the consequences of Brexit on innovation in the UK. For those looking to hone their soft skills there are a number of lifeskills workshops taking place across Great Britain, but there’s also a wide variety of technical seminars and conferences if you’re looking to enhance your engineering knowledge. When it comes to technical visits you’re spoilt for choice: with engineers in Asia invited to visit sites such as the DHL Asia-Pacific Innovation Centre and Qianhai Free Trade Zone. In … Continue reading IET events this April – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

IET events this March – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

  There’s something for everyone this month, with lectures, technical visits, career workshops, social gatherings and competitions. With spring just round the corner, why not make the most of the lengthening days and head along to an IET event one evening? LN diaries around the world are filling up with events – this month you’ll find things taking place from Australia and Cyprus through to Hong Kong and Israel! During March several Lifeskills workshops are taking place across the UK, where you can improve your presentation skills and tidy up your CV, then more local heats are underway for the … Continue reading IET events this March – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

IET events this February – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

  Although the UK may be facing a grey and wet start to February, the IET is giving you many reasons to don those waterproofs and get out and about this month. Several events introducing the different levels of professional registration – and how to achieve them – are taking place across the country as well as a myriad of lectures on topics as varied as AI in gaming through to electrification in motorsport. February sees the start of the regional UK heats for the international Present Around The World competition and there’s still time to enter, simply head to … Continue reading IET events this February – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

IET events this January – #engineering and technology dates for your diary

Happy New Year! The holidays are over and now it’s time to tackle the next 12 months head on! You may have given yourself some New Year’s resolutions already, but we’re throwing another one out there for you to consider – why not make the most of the opportunities the IET provides by attending some of its many events taking place across the UK and beyond? This month we’ve got Lifeskills workshops galore, covering everything from presentation skills and CPD through to networking and project management, plus many interesting lectures and technical visits. There’s also several conferences taking place, including … Continue reading IET events this January – #engineering and technology dates for your diary