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IET Surrey will be holding its heat in the Present Around the World on Wednesday 22nd May 2019, an annual prestigious international competition. read more...
Posted by Michael Price on IET Surrey Network Mar 10, 2019 11:30 pm GMT
Welcome, The Surrey Local Network, which is made up of nearly 5,000 engineers and technicians in and around Surrey, is managed by two groups, the main committee that meets six times a year and an events operations group which meets on an ad-hoc basis. Meetings are normally held at the University of Surrey and everything is organised entirely by our ... read more...
Posted by Michael Price on IET Surrey Network Feb 7, 2019 7:25 pm GMT
On 15 th November 2017 in the University of Surrey in Guildford, IET Surrey had the pleasure of hosting a fantastic event on the subject of automated vehicles (AVs). Our speaker, Peter Vermaat of the UK’s foremost transport research lab, TRL, gave a highly-informative presentation on the history, current status and the future of this revolutionary technology.   read more...
Posted by Luisa De Caires on IET Surrey Network Mar 12, 2018 1:58 pm GMT
One of our pannelists, Dr David Greenwood, of EPSRC at Newcastle University wrote his own blog about our debate. It can be found on this link.   read more...
Posted by Mike Prewett on IET Surrey Network Oct 15, 2017 5:35 pm BST
And the winner is .......... Harry Smith who presented his topic 'How to paint houses in your sleep' based on his entrepreneurial work inventing a small robotic device that can assist with painting high walls in situations where doing so would be risky or complex to do so manually. The audience were captivated by this exciting idea that autonomous ... read more...
Posted by Mike Prewett on IET Surrey Network Apr 4, 2017 3:24 pm BST
On Wednesday 22nd March IET Surrey members and non-members learned how to hack a bank! Not literally but rather the methods and technology cyber criminals use to attack largely financial institutions. In front of a packed lecture theatre at the University of Surrey in Guildford, presenters David Cash and Julian Storr - senior consultants with the NCC ... read more...
Posted by Mike Prewett on IET Surrey Network Mar 25, 2017 7:06 pm GMT
The following is a list of the proposed events for 2017-18. These events should not be considered as confirmed until they appear on the IET calander of events on the front page of the Surrey web site. Most events will be taking place in the main lecture theatre in the Rik Medlik Building (BSOM), on the third Wednesday of the month but there may be exceptions. ... read more...
Posted by Mike Prewett on IET Surrey Network Nov 28, 2016 10:57 am GMT
The Airlander 10 came out of its hangar for the first time yesterday ! %u200BHere is a link to the story : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-36997711 read more...
Posted by Archibald Cunningham on IET Surrey Network Aug 7, 2016 9:20 am BST
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Retired Members Surrey is a society formed by retired engineers residing in the Surrey area to meet socially and learn about technology related topics. Members are usually also members of the IET and participate in activities of the IET Surrey Network, although membership of the two organisations is mutually independent. The society was founded in ... read more...
Posted by Julie Hudson on IET Surrey Network May 5, 2016 4:10 pm BST
In November 2014 the IET Surrey played host to the Pythagorean Cabaret, an exciting ensemble of  scientists, entertainers, engineers, comedians, mathematicians and magicians. The night was a departure from the typical IET Surrey lecture, with slightly less technical content but infinitely more hilarity. Engineer and Science broadcaster ... read more...
Posted by David Lomax on IET Surrey Network Dec 7, 2014 6:29 pm GMT

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