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

Sir Henry Royce Memorial Lecture

Chris Aylett (photo)

The Business of Winning – a story of success


28 September 2016
Chris Aylett
Location: London


Kelvin Lecture

Professor Dr Stefan W Hell (photo)

Optical microscopy: the resolution revolution


7 April 2016
Professor Dr Stefan W Hell
Location: London


Turing Lecture

Robert Schukai (image)

The Internet of me: It’s all about my screens


February 2016
Robert Schukai
Locations: Various UK



Sponsorship and exhibition

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at one of our lectures?

The IET President's Address

Jeremy Watson (photo)

The interdisciplinary jigsaw – developing the engineering future


6 October 2016
Jeremy Watson
Location: London


Clerk Maxwell Lecture

Sir Mark (photo)

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


15 March 2016
Sir Mark Walport
Location: London


Appleton Lecture

Dr. Chih-Lin I (image)

5G - Getting closer to answers?


14 January 2016
Dr. Chih-Lin I
Location: London


Contact us

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

Young Professionals' Event

Abbie Hutty / Kristen Facciol (photo)

Robots in Space: The Final Frontier


20 October 2016
Abbie Hutty / Kristen Facciol
Location: London


Nuffield Lecture

Rachel Hurst (photo)

Manufacturing Engineers at Large


10 March 2016
Rachel Hurst
Location: Coventry


Mountbatten Memorial Lecture

Professor Dieter Helm CBE (photo)

The New Energy Landscape


3 November 2015
Professor Dieter Helm CBE
Location: London