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Indian Queen and Ship Inn
Several committee Members and guests arrived early at the Boat Inn at Stoke Bruern. Early so as to avoid traffic delays at and perhaps try some local some bru-ha-ha. At noon we boarded the Indian Queen to enjoy a trip through the Blisworth Tunnel with the ship’s captain and our narrator. The Grand Union Canal was built in the late 1700’s but stopped either ... read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Jul 10, 2018 6:02 pm BST
Free Family Activity Day   read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Jun 5, 2018 5:24 pm BST
From a delegate. Thanks for organizing the trip to JLR at Gaydon on Monday it was an amazing visit.   Another good one would be a visit to JLR Classic Workshop at Coventry? What a good idea. read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network May 24, 2018 6:45 pm BST
Science Fair - Kenilworth Community Centre - Wednesday 14th. March Would Members please consider helping at the fair on Wednesday next, 5:00pm until 8:00pm. We are happy to reimburse travel expenses. Please contact Derrick Willer   dwiller@theiet.org read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Mar 7, 2018 12:14 am GMT
David Lakin is seeking to recruit maternity cover for the role of IET Faraday Project Manager within my IET Education 5-19 team. For further details please see https://jobs.thirdsector.co.uk/job/414761/project-manager-stem/ read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Jan 19, 2018 6:07 pm GMT
Fastest Car Winners
The fastest car at the F1 In Schools International Finals in Kuala Lumpur were Academy Racing from WMG Academy, Coventry Just one of the entries from the UK and beating 53 teams from across the world. Congratulations from IET Coventry and Warwickshire.   read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Sep 29, 2017 3:18 am BST
Over 4000 young people with many teachers and parents attended the West Midlands Big Bang at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. The local network organised a stand to which most of the attendees came. Many hundreds of LED torches were made and most created miniature lightning with out Van Der Graaf Generator. Many learned about PAT testing and examined our ... read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Jul 2, 2017 10:55 pm BST
Over 80 girls from local secondary schools enjoyed a full day of STEM activities organised by the new iSTEM Banbury Hub at the Space Studio, a remarkable section of the Academy devoted to STEM and the planets, stars and galaxies of outer space.   Introduced by the Mayor of Banbury, the keynote speaker, Orla Murphy, IET Young Woman Engineer 2016, talked of ... read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Jul 2, 2017 6:13 pm BST
Our grateful thanks for e2e-assure for an excellent but worrying lecture where they demonstrated hacking including "ransomware" and "man-in-the-middle". Please see the attached PDF. Their message - don't download any files from an email, etc. from an unkown source as it can include ransomware and malware. It was most worrying when the ... read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Feb 21, 2017 11:09 am GMT
This Women in Education seminar is on   Sat 11 March 2017  10:00 – 16:00 GMT at Bablake School. Please click here for information and registration.     read more...
Posted by Derrick Willer on IET Coventry and Warwickshire Network Feb 11, 2017 6:42 pm GMT

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