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Are you interested in shaping the future of the IET? We are currently looking to reshape and expand our committees. There are many opportunities available, from simply attending committee meetings to bringing new ideas to the table, through to the organising, running and promoting of events. There are so many benefits to volunteering with the  IET ... read more...
Posted by Julie Hudson on IET East Midlands Network Nov 28, 2017 3:32 pm GMT
The Lincolnshire Engineers Panel are looking for new people to join them.  You can offer as much or as little time as you can - all will be greatly received. if you would like further details please contact Phil Hill for a chat.   read more...
Posted by Julie Hudson on IET East Midlands Network Nov 2, 2017 2:36 pm GMT
Wymeswold Airfield Solar Farm is one of the largest solar power projects in the country. Rated at 35MW, it occupies 150  acres of the WW2 Wymeswold Airfield. It is owned by the Foresight Group and in April hosted a well-attended visit by a group from the IET East Midlands Retired Members section.     The visit started with an excellent lunch at the Windmill ... read more...
Posted by Ashley Rowe on IET East Midlands Network May 4, 2017 10:57 am BST
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The annual Sir Isaac Newton Lecture , aimed at 14 to 18-year-old students from schools and colleges across Lincolnshire, was held on Wednesday 19th October 2016 in Whittle Hall at RAF College Cranwell, Lincolnshire. Around 400 students were captivated by Abbie Hutty of Airbus Defence and Space, in her presentation about the European Space Agency ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Nov 21, 2016 12:29 pm GMT
The committee of the East Midlands Network are very pleased to announce that the winner of the PATW local competition for 2016 is Mustafa Kheraluwala.   Mustafa now goes on to the compete in the Midlands area final which takes place on 22 June 2016 at IET Austin Court, Birmingham. Below, Mustafa tells us more about his experience in entering the ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Jun 2, 2016 10:50 am BST
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The annual Sir Isaac Newton Lecture was given this year by Professor Mark Miodownik FREng . An audience of around 500 Lincolnshire students, aged between 14 and 18, attended the prestigious lecture, held at the Whittle Hall, RAF College Cranwell. The event is jointly organised by members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Oct 28, 2015 1:15 pm GMT
Mentoring Awareness week beings on Monday, 28th September. Do you remember someone from early in your career who supported and inspired you to become the professional you are today? Could you be that person for someone working toward Professional Registration?  The IET Mentoring Service are currently seeking mentors in your area for those ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Sep 23, 2015 10:26 am BST
"Time of Your Light" is a joint electronics initiative between the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Peak 2015 Scout & Guide jamboree. Our goal is to inspire thousands of young people to discover the excitement of engineering and technology. We will deliver an engaging, hands-on soldering activity over five days of ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Jun 19, 2015 10:38 am BST
October 2014 saw the finale of the MotoERacing series which was launched this year and ran over five rounds at Anglesey, Assen, Donington ,  Hockenheim and Silverstone.   The IET ARTS TPN were supporting the series and the opportunity arose at Silverstone  to get some interviews with the riders,   Read the blog pos t for more ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Nov 26, 2014 9:30 am GMT
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This year we were pleased to welcome Phillippa Davies from Reaction Engines to present the annual Sir Isaac Newton Lecture, entitled “Jet into Space” on Wednesday 15th October 2014.     This event is aimed at promoting STEM subjects to 14 to 16 year old students of Lincolnshire, hopefully to inspire them into onward studies and ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET East Midlands Network Nov 7, 2014 11:45 am GMT

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