Member News

Issue 33: 18 July 2013
Professor Dame Wendy Hall FIET

Working with the World Wide Web

It may be based on one of the greatest technological revolutions of our generation, but the World Wide Web is also a cultural and social phenomenon, says IET Fellow Professor Dame Wendy Hall. Words and portrait by Nick Smith.

Dr Nike Folayan MIET

Chartered Engineer and IET member Dr Nike Folayan is a systems integration consultant with a PhD in electronics. She is also chair of the Association for Black Engineers in the UK that campaigns for more ethnic diversity in the world of engineering. Interview and portrait by Nick Smith

IET Sectors

The reach of the IET’s Sectors has been expanding this year as their teams continue to work on championing the professional interests of their members to governments and the wider public, reports Keri Allan.

School ICT curriculum

IET principal policy advisors Alan Berry and Stephanie Fernandes look at the relevance of a new school curriculum in a 21st century technology-based society.

Cover of issue 33 Member News

About Member News magazine
Member News is a news magazine, and, alongside its website, covers the Institution's activities, aiming to make members feel part of the global IET community. This combined offering features in-depth profiles and interviews of IET members, whose work influences the IET and the wider community, together with informative feature articles, news stories, opinion pieces, and event write-ups from the IET's global networks.

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  • Members in the news – up to 200 words detailing career moves, achievements etc.;
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Previous issues: November 2012 (31) , July 2012 (30)

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Professor Dame Wendy Hall FIET

Working with the World Wide Web  ET arr

It may be based on one of the greatest technological revolutions of our generation, but the World Wide Web is also a cultural and social phenomenon, says IET Fellow Professor Dame Wendy Hall. Words and portrait by Nick Smith.

Dr Nike Folayan MIET

People integration systems  ET arr

Chartered Engineer and IET member Dr Nike Folayan is a systems integration consultant with a PhD in electronics. She is also chair of the Association for Black Engineers in the UK that campaigns for more ethnic diversity in the world of engineering. Interview and portrait by Nick Smith

IET Sectors

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The reach of the IET’s Sectors has been expanding this year as their teams continue to work on championing the professional interests of their members to governments and the wider public, reports Keri Allan.

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The Middle East is an area of growth for engineering, where the need for qualified professionals is on the rise. An IET Network is developing fast in the region to support this growing community.

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IET cyber security expert Hugh Boyes

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IET cyber security expert Hugh Boyes talks about the new alliance formed to protect UK commerce and infrastructure.

School ICT curriculum

UK’s new school curriculum  ET arr

IET principal policy advisors Alan Berry and Stephanie Fernandes look at the relevance of a new school curriculum in a 21st century technology-based society.

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