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  • Oct 13

    From Big Data to Intelligent Assistant

    Date:  13/10/2016 18:30 BST
    Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire SG12FQ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    Over the last few years, Big Data has become the stop-word answer to many of ICTs challenges. However, recent figures show that these Big Data projects are in no way more successful than any other ICT projects.
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  • Oct 13

    ROCKETS AND RECORDS - THE BLOODHOUND LAND SPEED RECORD

    Date:  13/10/2016 19:30 BST
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event

    Daniel Jubb, rocket scientist, will speak about the Bloodhound SSC rocket system and his Falcon rockets.

    The talk will cover various rocket projects, through a history of Falcon. From the initial start as an amateur r...
  • Oct 20

    PATENTS, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND TRADEMARKS

    Date:  20/10/2016 18:30 BST
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    How to patent your product, protect your intellectual property and introduce trademarks. If you are, or will be introducing a new design or product, you should know how to protect the IP from exploitation by other comp...
  • Oct 25

    Wings Over Thurleigh

    Date:  25/10/2016 19:00 BST
    Location: Stilton, Cambridgeshire PE73RA United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    RAE Bedford provided a technological foundation for the British aerospace industry in the post-war years. Learn about the many advances that were made at this site.
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  • Nov 2

    Crossrail Learning Legacy: Sharing the Programme Management lear...

    Date:  02/11/2016 19:00 GMT
    Location: London, WC2R0BL United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    The Crossrail Learning Legacy programme aims to share the lessons from delivering Crossrail to raise the bar in industry and showcase UK plc through publishing insight and good practice.
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  • Nov 3

    Historic Railway Accidents

    Date:  03/11/2016 18:30 GMT
    Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire SG12FQ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    This lecture describes a number of railway incidents from the earliest days of rail transport up to the present day
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  • Nov 3

    From Cloud Computing to Cloud Robots

    Date:  03/11/2016 19:00 GMT
    Location: Wivenhoe Park, COLCHESTER CO43SQ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    Cloud Computing to Cloud Robots
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  • Nov 8

    LOCATION INTELLIGENCE AND SYSTEMS

    Date:  08/11/2016 18:30 GMT
    Location: CAMBRIDGE, CB1 1PT United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    Paul Webster of Ubisense Ltd. will explain how different techniques are used to integrate the location of objects into the daily operations of businesses across the world.  Location is needed to track vehicles and ot...
  • Nov 17

    AN OVERVIEW OF THE EUROPEAN TRAIN CONTROL SYSTEM (ETCS)

    Date:  17/11/2016 18:30 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB21PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    The European Train Control System (ETCS) was developed, following European initiatives, along with secure voice and data communications, from the standardised European Rail Traffic Management System. ETCS has b...
  • Nov 24

    BRITISH CYCLING

    Date:  24/11/2016 19:00 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: David Blake

    Tony Purnell, Head of Technical Development at British Cycling, will talk about how engineering helped Great Britain top the cycling medal table at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

    Professor Tony Purnell FRSA is the Head of Tec...

  • Dec 1

    Lifeskills: Want to become professionally registered?

    Date:  01/12/2016 18:00 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB21PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    If you are interested in applying for registration, this talk will provide an introduction to what is needed to achieve registration and the process of applying.
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  • Dec 15

    PRACTICAL NANOENGINEERING AND THE HYPE OF THE NANOCARBONS

    Date:  15/12/2016 18:30 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    Graphene and carbon nanotubes have dominated various technology roadmaps of late. Their unique physical properties lend themselves to high advanced composite and novel electronic systems, though is the apparent...
  • Jan 19

    HARNESSING THE POWER OF TECHNOLOGY TSUNAMIS TO DISRUPT THE FUTURE O...

    Date:  19/01/2017 18:30 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    Ocado is the world's largest dedicated online groceries retailer. Ocado vans tour the streets of towns and villages in the UK delivering groceries to anyone who wants to order goods online and have them delivered to th...
  • Feb 23

    PRESTIGE LECTURE - ROBOTS HELPING PEOPLE

    Date:  23/02/2017 18:30 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB3 0DS United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    What do robots need to be able to effectively help people? How can we equip robots with the skills to understand human states, predict human intentions and assist in an intelligent and supportive manner? Using example...
  • Feb 28

    Professional Registration Workshop

    Date:  28/02/2017 18:00 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB21PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: IET Event
    If you are interested in applying for registration, this event will provide an opportunity to meet with Professional Registration Advisors (PRA) to discuss your application and to help you through the registration...
  • Mar 16

    BIO ANALYSER SYSTEMS

    Date:  16/03/2017 18:30 GMT
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: David Blake
    David Molony CEng is an Independent Engineering Consultant.  He was formerly the technical lead at TAP Biosystems ( http://www.tapbiosystems.com ) based in Royston who are the world leaders in R&D fermentatio...
  • Apr 20

    HYBRID HOPES - AIRLANDER 10

    Date:  20/04/2017 18:30 BST
    Location: Cambridge, CB1 1PT United Kingdom
    Submitted by: David Blake
    For our April lecture we are pleased to welcome Chris Daniels of Hybrid Air Vehicles Limited, the British owned manufacturer of the Airlander range of aircraft.  Chris will describe the development and design of the A...

  • May 16

    CAMBRIDGE RECYCLING CENTER

    Date:  16/05/2017 14:00 BST
    Location: Cambridge, CB25 9PQ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: David Blake
    Dave Horan, the IET Cambridge Day Events Secretary, has arranged a guided tour of the Amey Cespa Recycling Center in Waterbeach, Cambridge.  For bookings email iet.rm.cambs@gmail.com - 16 places available so pleas...
  • May 18

    ENERGY GENERATION AND STORAGE SYSTEMS

    Date:  18/05/2017 18:30 BST
    Location: Cambridge, CB2 1 PZ United Kingdom
    Submitted by: David Blake
    Oliver Burstall will talk about Origami Energy and its objective of developing the technology and financial mechanisms (i.e. the marketplace) that are required to connect, control and actively manage a large netwo...

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