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Mentor Jai points David in the right direction

Published on 21 September 2017

IET mentors play a pivotal role in guiding candidates through the professional registration process. Subsea Controls Engineer Jai Chainani and Principal Instrument Engineer David Horsham talk about their respective experiences as mentor and mentee.

Amsterdam RAI opens its doors for 50th IBC Show

Published on 14 September 2017

The IET has an even stronger presence than usual at this year's International Broadcasting Convention from 14 - 19 September 2017 in Amsterdam.

IET signs MoU with Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI)

Published on 13 September 2017

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI), Israel's umbrella organisation of the high-tech, life science and other advanced technology industries.

Award winners will present at IET Annual Healthcare Lecture

Published on 12 September 2017

At this year's IET Annual Healthcare Lecture, keynote speaker, Professor Kevin Warwick, will discuss neural implants for therapy and enhancement. Plus, IET Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Award winners will present their findings.

IET Global Challenge finalists reveal their innovative solutions

Published on 8 September 2017

Please vote for your favourite video by Friday 15 September 2017

Attend IET Wearable Technology event – and join in latest social media campaign

Published on 1 September 2017

IET holding Wearable Technology event on 22 November at IET London: Savoy Place.


IET President delivers keynote speech at World Robot Conference in Beijing

Published on 1 September 2017

IET President, Professor Jeremy Watson CBE, travelled to China last week to take part in a series of speaking engagements and meetings.

A F Harvey prize winner, Dr Arseniy Kuznetsov, presents his research in Singapore

Published on 24 August 2017

The prestigious IET A F Harvey Prize Lecture was held at the British High Commissioner's official residence, Eden Hall, in Singapore on 14 August 2017.

IET supports UK Israel Business (UKIB) technology summit

Published on 23 August 2017

The IET is partnering with UK Israel Business to bring together world leading Israeli technology founders for the first UK Israel Business (UKIB) technology summit since 2013.

IET sets out to clarify the complex energy sector with new paper

Published on 18 August 2017

‘An Overview of Britain’s Changing Energy Sector’ briefing is available now

Western Australia Leadership Programme team inspires aspiring engineers

Published on 17 August 2017

The IET Western Australia Leadership Programme team, comprising IET Young Professionals, has developed a novel way of promoting STEM to young people.

The IET's latest collaboration with ITN Productions is set to launch in October

Published on 16 August 2017

Engineering the Next Generation will be the next in a series of online programmes created by the IET and ITN Productions.

IET Singapore Local Network hosts Lifeskills workshop

Published on 16 August 2017

The IET in Singapore recently hosted a Lifeskills workshop on Leading and Developing Successful Teams.

New IET publications provide insight into energy management and energy storage

Published on 9 August 2017

The IET has published two new energy publications - the Guide to Energy Management and the Code of Practice for Electrical Energy Storage Systems.

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Watch the Engineering the Future Festival and President’s Address on IET.tv.

Published on 6 October 2016

On 6 October 2016 IET London: Savoy Place opens its doors for a day of activities and inspirational talks.

IET launches Skills and Demand in Industry 2016

Published on 19 September 2016

Annual survey shows student work experience is solution to engineering skills gap, say employers and pessimism around impact of Brexit on engineering sector.

Watch our IET Engineering Open House Day video

Published on 9 September 2016

The IET has launched a short video, which shows some of the highlights from this year’s IET Engineering Open House Day and what inspired budding engineers and their parents most on the day.

Improving your presentation skills

Published on 28 July 2016

Have you thought about working on your presentation skills as part of your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)?

IET launches Enterprise Partners for SMEs

Published on 8 July 2016

In our mission to inspire, inform and influence the full breadth of the engineering community, we have launched a partnership package for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK.


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Leonard James 'Jim' Chant BSc(Eng) CEng MIET, December 1927-June 2017

Published on 26 June 2017

Obituary provided by Philip Chant.

Victor Anton Raynal CEng FIET, February 1925 - March 2017

Published on 17 May 2017

Obituary provided by Anne Raynal

Jack Kidd CEng MIET, February 1922 - February 2017

Published on 4 May 2017

Jack Kidd, who lived to the grand old age of 95, has recently passed away.

Ralph Barrett FIET, November 1922 - February 2017

Published on 28 April 2017

Obituary provided by the family of Mr Barrett.