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IET YWE Award winners 2018 announced

Published on 7 December 2018

Three young female engineers have been recognised at the IET’s Young Woman Engineer (YWE) of the Year Awards for their work in engineering.

Tune into Blue Peter for Lights, Camera, Action competition reveal

Published on 6 December 2018

Watch Blue Peter on Thursday 6 December to see exclusive footage from the Lights, Camera, Action video experience day.

Churchill Medal awarded to RAF Chief Technician

Published on 4 December 2018

RAF Chief Technician Peter Wakefield was awarded for his work on the Chinook Force.

Mark Goudie MIET receives a Young Legends Award from VisitScotland Business Events

Published on 3 December 2018

As an award winner, Mark will see his work championed internationally.

Gibraltar Group of Professional Engineers celebrate historic anniversary

Published on 3 December 2018

Congratulations to the Gibraltar Group of Professional Engineers (GGPE) who celebrated their 60th anniversary back in July.

Watch the latest IET News update

Published on 3 December 2018

The latest IET News update covers recent IET events and a new Global Challenge for Young Professionals.

Maurice Greenberg MIET, May 1932-November 2018

Published on 29 November 2018

Longstanding IET volunteer and BBC engineer, Maurice Greenberg, has passed away at the age of 86.

IET launches this year’s #SantaLovesSTEM festive video

Published on 28 November 2018

#SantaLovesSTEM is back and this year the IET is bringing you an inspirational video of how science, engineering, technology and maths (STEM) plays a big part in making a difference to a young musician.

Air Marshal Sir Alec Morris KBE CB FREng HonFIET, March 1926 – November 2018

Published on 27 November 2018

Obituary provided by Air Vice Marshal John Main CB OBE FREng CEng HonFIET.

IET carol service on 14 December 2018

Published on 23 November 2018

Please register your interest if you'd like to attend.

Faraday Centre changes at IET London: Savoy Place

Published on 19 November 2018

The IET's Knowledge Services Board has agreed to make a number of changes affecting members who use the Faraday Centre at IET London: Savoy Place.

Engineers in top five of most trusted professions according to latest Veracity Index

Published on 19 November 2018

Engineering is the fourth most trusted profession in the UK, a new truth league table reveals today.

Take part in our Global Challenge and help solve our plastic problem

Published on 16 November 2018

We've teamed up with Greenpeace and GreenSeas Trust to launch an IET Global Challenge for innovators between the ages of 18 and 35.

EngFest returns in April 2019

Published on 9 November 2018

The IET will be hosting another EngFest on Tuesday, 2 April 2019 and this time the event's entirely aimed at inspiring the next generation.

Print edition

Member News issue 49

November 2018 print edition

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June 2018 print edition

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February 2018 print edition

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December 2017 print edition

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August 2017 print edition

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December 2016 print edition

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April 2016 print edition

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Features

IET launches new interactive, e-learning platform - IET Academy

Published on 12 June 2018

The IET Academy will enable engineers to access technical and professional training 'anytime, anywhere' to suit their needs.

Glasgow's Teacher Building to close its doors

Published on 16 March 2018

The IET Glasgow: Teacher Building dates back to the 1800s when it was originally home to Teachers Whisky and was acquired by the IET (formerly the IEE) in 1991 to serve its members in Scotland.

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.

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Obituaries

Maurice Greenberg MIET, May 1932-November 2018

Published on 29 November 2018

Longstanding IET volunteer and BBC engineer, Maurice Greenberg, has passed away at the age of 86.

Air Marshal Sir Alec Morris KBE CB FREng HonFIET, March 1926 – November 2018

Published on 27 November 2018

Obituary provided by Air Vice Marshal John Main CB OBE FREng CEng HonFIET.

Sir Charles Kao KBE CBE FREng FIET, November 1933-September 2018

Published on 30 October 2018

Obituary provided by Professor Will J Stewart FREng FIET

Dennis C Underdown OBE BSc(Eng) BA CEng MIET, November 1929 - May 2018

Published on 11 June 2018

Obituary provided by Dennis' daughter, Carol Hembrow.