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Unless stated otherwise, events are held at The Bargeman's Rest, Newport and commence at 19:30, with tea and biscuits from 19:00. A cash bar is also available. Events programme Due to the COVID-19 restrictions the IET Isle of Wight Section Committee have decided not to hold physical event meetings during the session 2020-21. It has considered the ... read more...
Posted by Gordon Dixon on IET Solent Network Oct 30, 2020 2:56 pm GMT
Event Title:  Plastics - Falling out of love with the wonder material? 6pm to 9pm, Friday 10th May, Portsmouth University Tickets £6 (£2 for U18 school & college pupils) read more...
Posted by Ian MacGillivray on IET Solent Network May 2, 2019 12:15 pm BST
John Harvey BSc (Eng) FIET
Mr John Harvey is the most recent winner of the IET Volunteer Medal. read more...
Posted by Ian MacGillivray on IET Solent Network Mar 21, 2019 6:30 pm GMT
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Booking is now open for a thrilling Hi Fi and audio engineering evening double bill, from world-class nearby companies Origin Live and Naim Audio . Thursday 23rd May, Whiteley, 7pm. Register for a place now via the event page .  read more...
Posted by Ian MacGillivray on IET Solent Network Mar 16, 2019 2:04 pm GMT
The Institution of Engineering and Technology is keen to reward success on courses that lead the way to the student becoming a Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer, or Engineering Technician. Sergio Gomez who is employed by NATS and studies at Highbury College had been recommended by his course supervisor to receive an IET award for his ... read more...
Posted by Joe Dunn on IET Solent Network Jun 23, 2017 2:31 pm BST
The IET is keen to reward success on courses that lead t he way   to the student  becoming a Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer, or Engineering Technician. Grant Howlett, who is employed by SSE and studies at Highbury College, was recommended by his course supervisor to receive an IET award for his excellent performance during the 2015/16 ... read more...
Posted by Gordon Dixon on IET Solent Network Jun 20, 2016 4:24 pm BST
Earlier this month, Alan Watts, former IET Trustee, visited Solent LN to discuss with the network the G4F proposals and upcoming members' vote. As a former trustee and the principal driving force behind the new G4F proposals, Alan was excellently placed to explain the reasoning behind the proposed changes and painted a very clear picture of how the ... read more...
Posted by Joe Dunn on IET Solent Network Jan 22, 2016 3:52 pm GMT
The 2015 IET Achievement Awards Ceremony, sponsored by GCHQ, was held on Wednesday 18 November 2015 at the Brewery, Chiswell Street, London. Science presenter Maggie Philbin hosted the event with awards presented by Naomi Climer, IET President. The event saw a double-win for the IET Solent Network with Gordon Dixon , our Community ... read more...
Posted by Joe Dunn on IET Solent Network Nov 22, 2015 6:29 pm GMT
In April and May 2015, Joe Dunn (IET Solent Network) hosted three interactive workshops on Wireless Network Security at the University of Portsmouth, University of Southampton, and Southampton Solent University to IET and BCS attendees. The workshop covered: The IEEE 802.11 standard including MAC addresses, WEP and WPA2 Wireless network ... read more...
Posted by Joe Dunn on IET Solent Network Jun 13, 2015 3:19 pm BST
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is looking for specialists in IT, and for one-to-one trainers who can help others become familiar with 'getting online'. They are looking to build a small team in the Portsmouth and Isle of Wight area, as part of RNIB’s "Technology Support Squad". The number of people aged ... read more...
Posted by Joe Dunn on IET Solent Network May 26, 2015 11:03 am BST

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