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Swindon - Present Around the World Competition


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New to giving presentations or a seasoned young practitioner; please join the IET in this opportunity for you to - Inform! Persuade! Entertain! and maybe win a monetary prize. The audience will watch an exciting evening of presentations and network.

Date and Time

20 February 2018 - 18:00-21:00


SWINDON, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)


Organised by the UK - SW:Swindon local network. Contact email - swindon@theiet.org for more information.

About this event

The IET presents an opportunity for up to 8 young engineers and students aged between 18 and 30 to present to a small audience on a topic of their choice. This competition aims to support participants’ professional development, providing the opportunity to showcase and improve presentation and communication skills.

The audience will get the opportunity to listen to some exciting engineering presentations by young talent, ask questions and engage in discussions with next generation presenters.
Furthermore, over light refreshments the audience will get the opportunity to interact and network with the next generation in engineering, supporting their development.

Participant Poster

We would encourage you to download and display this poster to people who may be interested in this event, thank you.



18:00 Light Refreshments
18:30 Competition Starts
21:00 Close

Continuing Professional Development

CPD logo declaring this event can contribute 2 hours towards your Continuing Professional Development

This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme.


Free of charge

Additional information

Each presentation lasts for fifteen minutes including questions.  There are prizes of £150 and £100 for 1st and 2nd places respectively. The winner of the local competition can progress through further rounds to the global final with a prize of £1000.  
Certificates will be awarded on the same evening and bank details of the winner and runner up will be taken so their accounts can be credited with prize monies.

If you are interested in presenting, please contact the Swindon Network at: swindon@theiet.org
The general public are welcome to attend this event.

Registration information

To aid event planning, please register to be in the audience for this event.


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