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Welcome to communities

IET Communities provide opportunities for like-minded people to network, share ideas and expertise, collaborate, learn and keep abreast of news and views.

Our communities cover local areas and technical topics. Find a community that matches your interests.

What are IET Communities?

Volunteer Resources

Communities' overview

IET Communities have a number of different functions. They bring engineers and technicians around the world to network, collaborate, share ideas, learn and expand their contacts.

Communities contacts

Meet the communities team, the volunteers at the heart of the governance structure and the staff that support IET communities around the world.

TPN Vacancies - Apply here

If you are interested in becoming an Executive Committee Member for a Technical Professional Network (TPN), please take a look at the list of opportunities and apply today!

Young Professionals

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Present Around the World Competition

A global competition offering Young Professionals the opportunity to win cash prizes, develop their skills and network with peers.

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The Global Challenge

The Global Challenge aims to encourage Young Professionals across the globe to address a real world engineering challenge with their diverse academic and technical exposure.

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IET Young Professionals Community

The IET Young Professionals group offers an opportunity to chat and share info with active YPs around the world.

Propose an IET event

How IET Communities can support your event

If you are an IET member you can propose an event about engineering or a related subject. You don’t have to be an existing volunteer to apply for funding. This page explains how to access funding and staff support to allow you to realise your ambition.

Grow your community

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Technical and Professional Networks

The IET supports Technical and Professional Networks (TPNs) driven by groups of volunteers who work or have expertise within the topic area. TPNs promote the sharing and advancement of knowledge through various activities.

IET Online Communities

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Search for a community

Get involved with communities to share and discuss information, upload photos, documents and news articles, and publicise events with other members.

IET TechBites & SocIETy insights

IET TechBites

Read expert insights on the hottest topics within engineering and technology emerging from the IET's Technical Networks.

SocIETy insights

A collection of insights emerging out of IET Local Networks detailing how engineering and technology are solving society's major challenges.

Featured Content

Jonathan wins the Control PhD Award 2015!

Watch a short interview with Jonathan Carlos Mayo-Maldonado who recently won the Control PhD Award 2015 and is currently studying Control Theory.

New Circular Economy SocIETy insight!

Introducing our first SocIETy Insight focusing on the Circular Economy, which was created from a popular IET London Local Network event in November 2015.

New TechBite on All Electric Aircraft

Are you interested in All Electric Aircraft? Take a look at our new TechBite which provides key insights and resources taken from an IET Aerospace event in January 2016 more.

Technologies For Active And Assisted Living (TechAAL)

View free content from a conference hosted by the IET Vision and Imaging Technical and Professional Network focusing on 'Technologies For Active And Assisted Living' (TechAAL).

New website for YPs

The IET Young Professionals (YPs) have a new website! Come take a look to find out more about how they are represented and the work that's currently underway.

Community Events

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