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The Bristol Network organises a monthly programme of informative lectures throughout the academic year.  Most of our meetings are held at either the University of the West of England or the University of Bristol.  We also organise site visits and other professional development events around the region.


Upcoming local events:

Air France Flight 4590The Concorde Accident, Paris 2000 - 15 Sep 2016
Chief Engineer from Rolls Royce and British Aerospace tell the story of the crash of Air France Flight 4590 and its investigation, and the grounding and subsequent return to service of the Concorde fleet.  Joint event with the RAeS and Bristol Aero Collection Trust.

Advanced Heavy Power Semiconductor Devices on Industrial Drives - 18 Oct 2016
Learn how high power semiconductors are used in modern electrical drives, underpinning economic activity across a wide range of industries from healthcare to transport.

Details of more 2016-17 season events coming soon!
Past events:
Functional Safety Considerations in Today's Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
Stephen Waldron'sslides from 14 Mar 2016 are now available in our Files area.  The AdaptIVe white paper on System Classification and Glossary he mentioned is also available.

The Dyson 360 Eye Story
On 5 October 2015, Dyson's Dr Mike Aldred spoke about the challenges of bringing a consumer-grade domestic robot to market.  Read the IET Robotics and Mechatronics Network's review from the event at Engineers' House in Clifton.

More from past events:
Slides from some of our past lectures are available in the Reviews section of our community, including the networking event on Exploiting Social Media and the CIBSE joint event on Biomass Power Generation.  The Reviews area also lets you leave feedback and tell us what you thought of the events.
For other interesting local events organised by other local organisations and IET communities, go to our full events list using the link below.
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Here is the Bristol Network committee for the 2015/16 season:   Vice Chair / Acting Chair: Jeremy Boyd   2 ND Vice Chair: Junichi Sugiura CEng FIET Honorary Secretary: Junichi Sugiura CEng FIET Honorary Treasurer: Eur Ing Dr Russell Haines CEng FIET Young Professionals’ Chair: Chris Waters MIET ... read more...
Posted by James Inge on IET Bristol Network Jan 10, 2016 11:54 PM GMT


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