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Thank you for visiting the IET Scotland South West Network Community.  The Scotland South West Committee is keen to reflect the interests of all members in the area and welcomes your input. Whether you would like to comment on our activities, suggest new events, or perhaps become actively involved yourself, please come along to any of our events or contact us for more information.



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IET Scotland South West are looking for new committee members

Each session, the LN has run a series of interesting and consistently good programme of monthly talks with good speakers, and we have also organised other ad hoc events, sometimes jointly with other organisations. 

To keep the LN refreshed, we are looking for new volunteers and a Network Secretary to continue and develop this work.  
Looking forward to the next events both at IET Glasgow:  Teacher Building

27th September

Lasers in a New Light
Speaker:  Prof Allister I. Ferguson, Department of Physics, University of Strathclyde
After reviewing the basic principles of laser operation, we will discuss the amazing diversity of lasers and the broad range of applications. These include advanced manufacturing, communications, therapeutic and diagnostic medicine among many other areas. Laser technology continues to be used to explore fundamental science and will underpin emerging technologies.

3rd October
Technology for the LIGO - Gravitation Wave Detectors
Gravitational waves are ripples in the curvature of spacetime that propagate as waves at the speed of light, generated in certain gravitational interactions that propagate outward from their source.

Register now for these interesting events.

IET / HVMC 2017 Horizontal Innovation™ SME funding programme

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) will be announcing details of a major funding programme for UK SMEs. 

Find out more and how to register to attend.
2016-17 Chair Welcome

Welcome to the 2016/17 programme of events.  I am pleased that during this year the SW committee continues to bring high quality engineering related presentations to the SW area of Scotland.

594f78670923c9a7d8b2bca3fa9def2d-huge-huThe presentational programme will look to engage a broad selection of topics from traditional topics around the electrical, electronic, power and energy industries, through to more modern and emerging topics in these fields.  CPD and professional development topics will continue as well throughout the year. 

I hope you enjoy the programme and feel free to engage with the committee members with ideas or even come along and join us on the committee.  If interested, Please contact me.

Meet the committee and find out what we do - we need your help

We are hosting an evening on 1st December at the Teacher Building in Glasgow so that anyone who is interested can come along, meet the committee and find out a bit more and that we can get some additional people on board.  We hope you can join us, so please register.  

Hugo Gallagher
B.Eng, B.Eng(Hons) PgDip, MSc C.Eng MIET
2016/2017 IET Scotland South West Network Chairman
Programme Leader for Electrical Power Engineering abd Mechanical & power Plant Systems at Glasgow Caledonian University
Managing Director of A-1 Technical Training, Logis-Tech Associates, Glasgow

Scotland South West Young Professionals Welcome

The IET Scotland South West Young Professionals (IET SW YP) represents all the students and young professionals of the IET of live, study and work in the South West of Scotland. Our committee are a mix of student and graduate members who meet regularly and organise a wide variety of interesting and professional activities, which allow young members to develop their careers, make contacts, and have fun!
Did You Know That IET Glasgow: Teacher Building Has IET Member Facilities Available?

As an IET Member, you can benefit from the following when visiting us at IET Glasgow: Teacher Building.

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-  Meeting rooms on a Monday or a Friday* at no cost
-  Members’ private lounge
-  Flexible booking options
-  Facilities you need

(*  Terms and conditions apply)


Upcoming Events


Morphy Richards Engineering Education Centre, The Great Steward of Scotland's Dumfries House Trust, Dumfries House Estate, Cumnock. KA18 2NJ. Date:  28th July 2017 Time:  10.30 - 15.30 Join us for the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Open House day at Dumfries House, on 28th July, in partnership with the IET. Delve deeper into the ... read more...
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