Welcome

IET Prestige Lecture Series

Attending an IET Lecture is your opportunity to see the future of engineering. IET Lectures are free to attend and are a key highlight of the IET’s events calendar.

Showcasing the latest ideas and technologies, the nine lectures cover a range of engineering disciplines, ranging from general interest to the more technical.

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Committee and speakers

The committee support the development of the forthcoming lectures

Turing Lecture

Dr. Guru Banavar (image)

Beneficial AI for the Advancement of Humankind

 

February 2017
Speaker:
Dr. Guru Banavar
Locations: Various UK

 

 

Appleton Lecture

Danielle George (image)

Smart Machines and Data: From ALMA to Zetabytes

 

19 January 2017
Speaker:
Danielle George
Location: London

   

Sir Henry Royce Memorial Lecture

Chris Aylett (photo)

The Business of Winning – a story of success

 

28 September 2016
Speaker:
Chris Aylett
Location: London

   

Sponsorship and exhibition

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at one of our lectures?

Nuffield Lecture

Tom Williams (photo)

Factory of the Future - New ways of manufacturing

15 March 2017
Speaker:
Tom Williams
Location: Coventry

   

Young Professionals' Event

Abbie Hutty / Kristen Facciol (photo)

Robots in Space: The Final Frontier

 

20 October 2016
Speaker:
Abbie Hutty / Kristen Facciol
Location: London

   

Kelvin Lecture

Professor Dr Stefan W Hell (photo)

Optical microscopy: the resolution revolution

 

7 April 2016
Speaker:
Professor Dr Stefan W Hell
Location: London

   

Contact us

For enquiries regarding the speakers, programmes or how you might get involved

Mountbatten Memorial Lecture

Dr Scott Steedman CBE FREng (photo)

Standards – Enabling Innovation and Change in the Digital Economy

 

21 March 2017
Speaker:
Dr Scott Steedman CBE FREng
Location:
London

   

The IET President's Address

Jeremy Watson (photo)

The interdisciplinary jigsaw – developing the engineering future

 

6 October 2016
Speaker:
Jeremy Watson
Location: London

   

Clerk Maxwell Lecture

Sir Mark (photo)

Science, Innovation, and Policy - have we got the energy?

 

15 March 2016
Speaker:
Sir Mark Walport
Location: London