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From climbing Everest to advising engineers on Chartership, IET Fellow Dr Lok Kee Siu has taken on challenges which use and develop his professional skills.  read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on Meet our Members Aug 9, 2018 11:44 am BST
Particle accelerators first caught the imagination of the public thanks to headlines around CERN’s Large Hadron Collider and scientists’ search for the so-called ‘god particle’. However, those that work in the sector understand that the capabilities of particle accelerators are much wider and far-reaching.   read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on Engenuity Jul 24, 2018 1:42 pm BST
Have you ever been sitting at your laptop or PC reading an article online and wished you could share and discuss it with others in the IET’s online community? Well now you can...! read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on Online Community News Jul 24, 2018 9:30 am BST
It's all about layers said IET's Chef Pavel Taras at the Pastry and Cake Decorating Techniques event held by the IET Savoy Place. He talked and showed how cake moulds can be glazed to create sophisticated desserts. Covered in velvet sprinkles, drizzling with goulash, smooth hot chocolate and passion glaze, Chef Pavel walked and talked the audience on ... read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Jul 13, 2018 7:56 am BST
Wherever you are in the world and whatever stage you’re at in your career, we’d like to hear your stories - which could inspire other engineers and technologists. read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on The IET Blog Jul 10, 2018 3:59 pm BST
If you specialise in particle accelerators, you’ll know there is more to their capabilities than you see in the news. read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on Engenuity Jul 10, 2018 8:41 am BST
For anyone who works in the IT industry, to be asked this question by a First Line Support Advisor when you have to call for some tech assistance, has got to be the number one most irritating things in the world… read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on The Geekette Jun 29, 2018 4:01 pm BST
Cybersecurity continues to be the top concern for everyone in the online world. The main reason is that cyberattacks multiply in number and are becoming much more sophisticated each year. While new threats arise, companies struggle to maintain their security measures and prevent breaches that can potentially ruin their business as a whole. read more...
Posted by Gabriella Diesendorf on GabbyDi Jun 27, 2018 9:18 am BST
At the IEEE Southern California HQ based in Irvine, the IET SoCal network collaborated with the IEEE, Aerospace TPN and Jonathan Watson the Chief Manufacturing Engineer, Future Programs at Rolls Royce in Derby to present a lecture on how concurrent product development (CPD) techniques within Rolls Royce has promoted cost reduction, innovation and ... read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Jun 18, 2018 10:31 pm BST
Just over a year ago, STEM Ambassador Ed Chester, CEng MIET, decided to volunteer for the IET as a School Liaison Officer. He sees the role as an extension of his activities as an ambassador, enabling him to create even more opportunities for young people to learn about engineering.   read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on Meet our Members May 28, 2018 5:30 am BST