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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
Did you know that community members are more likely to engage and interact with another member online if that member has a profile photo? No? Then maybe it’s time to update your profile!  read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on Online Community News Sep 25, 2018 10:23 am BST
I love the reaction I get when I tell people I have a degree in engineering. As only around 11% of the UK engineering population are women, I feel I am part of a unique group of professionals.   read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on Meet our Members Sep 24, 2018 3:48 pm BST
Tom Williams the Chief Operating Officer and Tony Mitchell the Network Director of Hyperoptic gave a technical account on some of the challenges Hyperoptic have overcome over the years. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Sep 19, 2018 9:03 pm BST
Dr Hao Li, Director of Vision and Graphics Lab, Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) at the University of Southern California (USC) and Dr Sarah Atkinson Senior Lecturer in Digital Cultures, Head of the Department of Culture, Media & Creative Industries, King’s College London gave a futuristic IET EngTalks inspired by Sir Edward Appleton. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Sep 18, 2018 11:24 am BST
14 million individual cups per day, 5 billion cups per year, 130 times more reusable, loss rate of 12 %. Just some of the statistics that were mentioned by Safia Qureshi, Founder and CEO of CupClub during her talk that gave insight into how a simple idea can completely change , or even create new ecosystems, in this case, through the daily use of coffee. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Sep 15, 2018 10:35 am BST
There’s no doubt that smartphones have revolutionised the way we work, play, communicate with others etc but sometimes I do wonder if it’s all a bit too much… read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on The Geekette Aug 21, 2018 9:23 am BST
Passing Bletchley, I thought how password techniques have progressed over the years.  read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on The Cyber Lens Aug 16, 2018 12:52 am BST