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The theme for this year’s blog was field based devices, and throughout the year all the seminars, lectures and events attended has had an embedded trend towards smart enablement - beyond just smart device integration. We are starting to see the foundations of industry 4.0 shaping not only industries, but now digital economies too, block chain technology is now being built into most ecosystems as standard making the Industry 4.0 journey more acceptable. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Dec 15, 2018 10:28 pm GMT
Neil Johnston, CEO & Founder of Vector Suite demonstrated, at the University of Surrey, how using Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) initial design concepts are now being created in half the time.  read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Dec 6, 2018 9:08 pm GMT
Watch our inspirational story of how STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) has played a huge part in making a difference to a young girl’s life at school. read more...
Posted by Kimberley Munns on IET Insights Dec 3, 2018 10:34 am GMT
So let’s think this through... You probably have multiple smart devices you interact with daily - they are only as good as the battery life of the device, so you need to plug in and charge up. The more things we plug in, the more electricity that is drawn. That’s fine for USB style devices (most IoT devices), but it seems like industry 4.0 is driving the use of technology beyond just smart entertainment. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Nov 17, 2018 12:43 pm GMT
We’re calling for students and young professionals to help solve the ever-growing issue of plastic pollution, as part of this year’s IET Global Challenge.  read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on IET Insights Nov 15, 2018 8:00 am GMT
When Nabeel moved to the USA, he wanted to participate in the IET’s presentation competition for students and young professionals, but couldn’t find a heat close to where he lived.  After a little investigation, he found that for the first time we were running an online heat.    read more...
Posted by Amy Wilson on IET Insights Nov 12, 2018 4:07 pm GMT
The IET has launched an exciting new exhibition at Savoy Place, which aims to raise awareness and celebrate the achievements of women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) to inspire both current and future engineering and technology professionals. read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on IET Insights Nov 5, 2018 11:04 am GMT
Broadcasting techniques were the essence of the IBC 2018 highlights show held in partnership with RTS London Centre at IET Savoy Place. The panel spoke about the latest cutting edge innovations, trends and technical strategies from across the media industry on display at the IBC 2018 show.  The panel consisted of Keith Underwood COO of Channel 4, James Lovell of CISCO Media Sector, David Short the Vice Chair of the IET Multimedia Communication Network and Aradhna Tayal Director of Radio TechCon, and chaired by Muki Kulhan Managing Director of Muki-international. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Oct 11, 2018 9:11 pm BST
We all know the theoretical benefits of a diverse engineering workforce. I say theoretical because we are not at a place when a majority of engineering companies sector can demonstrate the actuality of the statement. To understand why that's the case, I believe we need to understand the root causes of a lack of diversity and keep asking the "why" questions. read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on IET Insights Oct 3, 2018 8:56 am BST
Congratulations to our five finalists of the IET PATW competition 2017-18.  Hear about their journey and what they will present as they go head to head on 14th November for the ultimate accolade of Global Champion at the live PATW global final.  We wish you all the best on the day- good luck! read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on IET Insights Sep 26, 2018 11:12 am BST