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TechBites are bitesize technical insights emerging from our Technical and Professional Networks (TPNs). Below you will find TechBites in a range of formats that cover some of the hottest topics in engineering and technology. Please take a look and you can also sign up to related events.


Healthcare

Healthcare TechBite

The Role of Doctors in 2025

Key insights and resources taken from 'The Future of Medicine - The Role of Doctors in 2025' seminar in May 2016.

Future of Medicine

Key insights and resources taken from the Royal Society of Medicine seminar in May 2015.

Why haven't we cured Cancer yet?

We got talking about one of the most common killers - 'Cancer'.

The use of Neural Implants for Therapy & Enhancement

Healthcare expert, Professor Kevin Warwick spoke to use prior to his appearance as Keynote speaker at the IET's Annual Healthcare Lecture.

The Future of Healthcare

The IET asked a few leading experts in healthcare what they think the biggest developments will be in this area in the next five years.

Transport

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Electrification in Motorsports

Key insights taken from the IET Automotive and Road Transport Systems Network's seminar on Electrification in Motorsports

All Electric Aircraft

Key insights and resources recorded at an IET Aerospace seminar in January 2016.

Latest Developments in Rail

Key insights and resources taken from the 'International Conference on Railway Engineering' (ICRE) in may 2016.

How Behavioural Science Could Transform the Transport Sector

In May 2017, the IET Automotive and Road Transport Systems Network held an interesting event - 'Behavioural Psychology in Transport'. We have put together a blogpost that summarises some of the ideas that were dicsussed.

Electrification in Motorsports

During an Electrification in Motorsports event run by the IET Automotive and Road Transports Systems Network, we asked some of the speakers about the key areas.

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Electrification in Motorsports: 08 March 2018

Design and Production

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Factories of the Future

Key insights taken from speakers at the IET Control and Automation Network's Factories of the Future seminar in September 2016.

Smart Cities

Key insights and resources recorded at an IET Project Controls Technical and Professional Network seminar in January 2016.

 

Uncover the Exciting World of Particle Accelerator Engineering with the Head of Daresbury Labs

Poster Competition Provides Great Opportunities for Young Tribology Engineers

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Challenging Test Rigs for Power, Electronics, Motors and Drives: 29 November 2017

AI and Cognitive Methods to Assess Project Status: 01 February 2018

Information and Communications

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Assisted Living

Key insights and resources taken from the IET Vision and Imaging Technical and Professional Network seminar in November 2015.

5G Vision to Reality

Key insights and resources taken from the IET RF and Microwave Technical and Professional seminar in September 2015.

 

Discover how Electromagnetics is Becoming a Fundamental part in our Daily Life

We caught up with Ian MacDiarmid, an expert in the field of Electromagnetics who provided an insight into the development and rapid profession of Electromagnetics, and how it has rapidly become fundamental to many aspects of our daily life.

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5G State of Play: 24 January 2018

Novel RF Materials & Manufacturing Techniques for Antennas: 07-08 February 2018

Active and Passive RF Devices Seminar: 30 April 2018

 

What is the future of 5G?

Join us for a full day conference exploring the world of 5G. The event will focus on systems, standards, and policies needed to bring 5G to market. Perspectives, challenges, opportunities and solutions from telecom operators, equipment manufacturers, policymakers, and academics will be shared in an effort to bring this technology to fruition by 2020. The event also provides a valuable opportunity to meet and interact with the industry leaders in 5G as well as researchers and stakeholders. Register here.


Energy

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Satellites and Future Cities

Key insights and resources taken from the IET Satellite Systems and Applications Technical and Professional Network seminar in September 2015.

 

Do you Support or Oppose the use of Nuclear Energy as one of the ways to Provide Electricity?

The Key Role of Test Rigs in Power, Electronics, Motors and Drives in the Engineering Industry