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Explaining the benefits of blockchain
"Zero knowledge proof is reshaping Blockchain" discussed Adi Ben-Ari of Applied Blockchain at the IET Central London evening lecture held at IET Savoy Place titled ‘IET Blockchain Applications in the real world’. Adi gave examples of many different Blockchain applications in the real world and how they differ in using the same Blockchain technology mechanisms. Some take advantage by entering values within the empty spaces and use it to store and communicate information, whilst others take advantage of other characteristics of Blockchain such as immutable properties, distributed database and asset management. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network Nov 15, 2019 10:22 am GMT
IBC 2019 Panel Review
“Data commissioned content will provide new methods of technology innovation” discussed the panel at the ‘Review of International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) 2019’ evening lecture organised by the Royal Television Society and the IET Central London Network held at IET Savoy Place. The panel chair, Paul Robinson, Director, Creative Media Partners talked through trends seen at IBC 2019 with Adriana Whiteley (Director of Bonsight and Committee member of the IET’s Media Network), Saleha Williams (Consultant, Cognizant) and Robert Ambrose, Managing Consultant (High Green Media  and Consulting Editor, IBC Conference). read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network Oct 10, 2019 12:31 pm BST
How to respond to a cyber incident
"Time to take the blame away from the users" explained Andrew Gogarty, Chief Security Evangelist of Secon Cyber during the IET Central London Network lecture hosted at IET Savoy Place - a statement that everyone in the audience was able to relate to. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network Sep 17, 2019 11:25 pm BST
JET Fusion
Dr Joe Milnes of the UKAEA  (UK Atomic Energy Authority) gave a fantastic talk about how to, as he put it, make a “sun in a bottle”. A great overview was provided on the engineering challenges & how other disciplines such as materials science, computer simulation, & obviously physics, are required to solve many of these challenges alongside engineers. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network Jun 17, 2019 7:02 pm BST
Electrification 1
‘The Railway Electrification: Time for a policy reset?’ Evening lecture held by the IET Central London Network at the IET Savoy Place gave good debatable insights into how Government policies should now consider approaches like Electrification. The event was presented in collaboration with the Railway Association and the IMeche. Speakers included Andy Mellors Managing Director of South Western Railway, David Clarke Technical Director of Railway Industry Association and Iain Flynn Technical Director of Synergy Rail Limited. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network May 10, 2019 12:12 pm BST
Modern Mesmerism - Group Discount
"The average proton does not know the difference when inside a submarine or human brain" is where his intrigue started explained Professor Daniel Bulte Associate Professor in Engineering Science at the University of Oxford at the "Modern Mesmerism: The history and future of medical magnetism in the brain" event held at the IET Savoy Place organised by the IET Central London Network – March 2019. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network Mar 14, 2019 11:01 pm GMT
Electric Vehicles  1
"1/3 of Heathrow’s pollution comes from surface transmissions, so the drive for Electric Vehicles (EV) will not solve all air pollution problems, but Electric Vehicles can help reduce inner urban air pollution" discussed Mark Calnan CEng FIMechE MIET, Director of Electric Blue at the 'How can we overcome the challenges of rolling out zero emission vehicles?' event held at the IET Savoy Place organised by the IET Central London Network. read more...
Posted by Rimesh Patel on IET London Network Feb 25, 2019 6:25 pm GMT
The introduction
Exoskeletons, Robots working in the dark, Digital Gamers, Industry 4.0 and automation of services. Just some of the topics that Richard Weston and George Thompson from Comau UK discussed in the Innovative Robotic Solutions For Industrial Applications event organised by the IET London Network held at the IET London - Savoy Place read more...
Posted by David Tabor on IET London Network Dec 19, 2018 7:31 pm GMT
Using innovative tracking to reduce single-use waste - how CupClub is putting the circular economy into practice with reusable coffee cups and lids read more...
Posted by David Tabor on IET London Network Oct 4, 2018 9:25 pm BST
If you’re a frequent user of the Great Northern train line out of Kings Cross then no doubt you’re quite familiar with the sight of Alexandra Palace sitting atop the hill as you trundle past Finsbury park and on your way northwards.    The palace is known for being an outstanding and successful event venue but I wonder how many passing commuters are aware of the part it played in the history and birth of television…? read more...
Posted by Lisa Miles on IET London Network May 11, 2018 12:12 pm BST

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