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Posted by Lisa Miles on Online Community News Jan 16, 2019 4:16 pm GMT
“SME's are great for project progression, however a SME that can articulate technical complexity and risks based off experiences with working with all GRIP levels is more likely to understand that hazard logs are not a place to park issues" discussed Ivan Lucic Engineering Systems Director of Network Rail, at the Bob the Builder of the Railways: Systems Integration to the Rescue? event organised by the IET London Network held at the IET Savoy place. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Jan 12, 2019 1:47 pm GMT
Earlier this year manufacturing engineer Frida Nzaba moved into a role at Rolls-Royce repairing jet engines – and she’s convinced that being an Engineering Technician (EngTech) helped her to get the job. read more...
Posted by Amy Wilson on IET Insights Jan 9, 2019 3:49 pm GMT
We’re delighted that several of our Fellows and Members have been recognised in the 2019 Queen’s New Year Honours listing.  read more...
Posted by Amy Wilson on IET Insights Jan 9, 2019 3:46 pm GMT
The IET India office have created a year-end podcast, which celebrates key achievements from 2018 and plans for the year ahead. read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on IET Insights Jan 4, 2019 11:04 am GMT
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