IET External Communications – Year in review 2021
The external communications team promotes our activities and purpose to a range of external stakeholders, such as the news media and through social engagement. We play a fundamental part in informing and inspiring people across the UK and beyond about the important role engineering and technology plays in transforming our lives. Take a look back at our 2021 media coverage and social engagement.
An open letter to the Government to help tackle the UK’s engineering skills shortage.
In an open letter to the Prime Minister, co-signed by over 150 engineers, STEM ambassadors, professional institutions, and celebrities, Professor Danielle George, IET Immediate Past President calls for the Government to do more to embed engineering into current primary school learning.
Engineer a Better World
The IET’s campaign to inspire more parents to encourage their children to become engineers. The campaign includes Engineering Open House Day, which takes place each summer.
Three finalists from our Achievement and Innovation Awards faced their toughest interview yet as they undertook quick-fire questions about their jobs from 6 and 7 year olds.
Getting in touch
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