Article submission guidelines.
Please ensure that all articles are submitted in a timely manner.
The current deadline for submissions to issue 26 (Winter 2015) is 12:00 (GMT), Friday 5 December 2014.
You can also view a full list of planned issue deadlines below:
Please send the complete text and images to the contact below, copying in your account manager /regional development manager to that email.
We invite quality and original contributions which will interest the audience of the magazine which includes the IET’s Partners in the global spheres of business, academia and armed forces. The editorial policy of Partner News is to therefore ensure that each issue’s content is relevant to this audience.
Your account manager / regional development manager will be able to provide you with specific guidance on your article if necessary. Please ensure that they are aware of the subject matter on which you are intending to write as soon as it has been decided. Wherever relevant, the author should make reference to their business relationship with the IET.
Please review the IET strategy for the 21st Century for further information.
This should be arranged in the following order:
The text should be typed in clear and understandable English, with pages numbered consecutively, and limited in length to:
The following are some general pointers for consideration when putting together the text:
Any photography of children or vulnerable adults needs to comply with the Data Protection Act [new window] and the IET Data Protection Policy. Written consent to take photographs of children and to subsequently use/reproduce those photographs should be obtained from the relevant parent or guardian or, in the case of school groups, the relevant school authority. Templates for photography consent forms are available. Please contact your account manager for further details.
The author, where appropriate, must obtain full permission to publish the article, including permission to use any material (including images) protected by copyright.
While contributors may wish that their submission is printed as supplied, the IET reserves the right to change and amend all submissions in order to meet the editorial policy.
Although all reasonable effort will be made to include every submitted article within the given publication, should there be an excess, the editor will have the final decision on priority of inclusion.