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Published on 18 May 2018

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IET’s annual photography competition returns

Published on 16 May 2018

Call to tackle traditional outdated image of engineering with global photography competition. 

Join us at this year's IET Members Annual Information Event on Thursday, 17 May 2018

Published on 10 May 2018

Come along to the 2018 IET Members Annual Information Event to find out about the IET's achievements over the past 12 months and future plans.

IET supports Mission to Mars education scheme with funding

Published on 10 May 2018

Along with the IMechE, the IET provided funding to The Petchey Academy via its Engineering Education Grant Scheme, which supports UK-based educational projects that increase engineering knowledge in young people.

New IET News video available now

Published on 8 May 2018

Watch the latest video update on IET.tv.

Cyprus Local Network supports F1 education initiative

Published on 26 April 2018

Keen to get involved in a project that gives young people 'hands-on experience' of engineering, the Cyprus Local Network recently supported the F1 in Schools Cyprus National Final.

Nabeel Mehdi becomes first Present Around The World video heat winner

Published on 25 April 2018

The IET Present Around The World competition is aimed at students and Young Professionals who want to develop and hone their presentation skills.

IET invites attendees to Built Environment workshop

Published on 24 April 2018

The IET’s Built Environment Panel is looking for IET members to join a one day workshop that will collate a body of information to help the Panel with developing a ‘future proof’ strategy for the ‘Office of the Future’. 

The IET’s latest collaboration with ITN Productions

Published on 18 April 2018

‘Year of Engineering’ is the next in a series of online programmes created by the IET and ITN Productions.

The 2017 IET Member Survey key findings video is now available

Published on 13 April 2018

The key findings from the 2017 IET member survey are now available to see on IET.tv.

IET launches 2018 Innovation Awards

Published on 9 April 2018

The IET has announced its annual search for the most pioneering new innovations in engineering and technology.

IET launches Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards 2018

Published on 6 April 2018

The IET has today launched its 2018 Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards (YWE) and is calling on successful young female engineers working across the UK to enter.

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Nominations for the IET Achievement Awards are now quicker and easier!

Published on 16 March 2018

It takes just 10 minutes to recognise greatness and submit a nomination.

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.

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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Mr Hamish Stewart McNaughton CEng FIET July 1933 - January 2018

Published on 5 April 2018

Obituary provided by Derrick Willer CEng MIET, Secretary, IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network.

John Douglas Wightman CEng FIET, August 1923 - January 2018

Published on 2 March 2018

Obituary provided by Tim Wightman

Derek Elvin Mullinger CEng MIET, June 1926 - November 2017

Published on 28 February 2018

Obituary provided by Alistair Gill, Bernadette Faulkner and Regina Zitzelsberger, Derek's daughter

Professor Stuart Ross Wenham FTSE FIEEE FIEAust, 15 July 1957 - 23 December 2017

Published on 15 January 2018

Obituary written by Professor Martin Green, AM FRS FAA FTSE