Design and Production

Designing, developing, delivering; creating tomorrow.

Supporting professionals involved with the design, development, operation and manufacture in the delivery of a product. Access the latest information, events, career opportunities or join communities around the world.

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Design and Society

Find a hub of information around Design and Society from upcoming events, the latest industry news and sector reports.

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Food Security

A selection of resources from across the IET and elsewhere around Food Security, with upcoming events and the latest industry news, along with much more.

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Manufacturing

A collection of interesting articles, videos and other information about Manufacturing from across the IET and elsewhere.

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Award-winning UK 3D printer – Is this the advent of true plug and play additive manufacturing for the home?

We spent the day with Chris Elsworthy discussing and filming the “ROBOX”.  Tackling the issues that have until now made the reality of 3D printing in the home very different to the expectation, watch this amazing film and decide if this could be the first truly accessibly 3D printer for the average user?


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The Gamification of Manufacturing

With the skills shortage regularly featuring as the number one concern in engineering, could the latest research at Cranfield University come to the rescue of the skill starved manufacturing industry of the future?


Latest news

Scientists believe that wireless is the future of electric vehicles charging New design for contactless electric vehicle charging

German researchers have developed an innovative technology for wireless electric vehicle charging using inductive coils at the front instead of on the underside of a vehicle.

German autonomous robot Hector rescuing a victim of a simulated earthquake Disaster response robots compete in Brazil

A German autonomous robot named Hector has won the 2014 RoboCup Rescue League with its ability to explore disaster areas without constant human supervision.

Sector Newsletters

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Design and Production Sector Newsletters

Bringing you all the latest on IET Design & Production Sector initiatives, partnerships and thought leadership together with details of upcoming events, Sector highlights on IET.tv and opportunities for you to get involved!


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Email IET Design and Production Sector Head, Gordon Attenborough, with your thoughts, projects and ideas.

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The IET represents the views of its members on a wide range of professional and technological issues.