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The South Yorkshire Network organises a programme of technical meetings, visits, colloquia, learned society and social events to meet the needs of the Institution members residing within, or close to, its boundary. These activities are normally open to members of other professional bodies and the general public.

About the Network

The South Yorkshire Network provides a local face of the IET through a main committee of active volunteers with support from full time IET staff. We have an active YP committee who, together with the main committee, plan and deliver our events programme.

Also covering parts of North Nottinghamshire and North East Derbyshire, the Network serves the following major centres: Sheffield, Rotherham, Mexborough, Doncaster, Barnsley, Worksop, Retford, Chesterfield, The Hope Valley and Bakewell.
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IET First Lego League - Volunteers Needed
The IET South Yorkshire Network are looking for volunteers to help inspire the next generation of engineers and technicians.  See here for further details.

Comment from the SYN Community Administrator January 2016
**Best wishes for the New Year to our South Yorkshire members**

All community members are welcome to use the facility for posting comments, ideas & suggestions, and may also join other IET Communities in which they may have an interest.

The Spring & Summer 2016 edition of the Yorkshire & Humber Newsletter will be delivered in the next issue of E&T magazine and contains events from February to October.
A virtual version of the this Newsletter is now available on this link

The next South Yorkshire events, shown in the Newsletter, are currently being finalised and will be published on this website, together with registration instructions where necessary, as soon as the necessary details are confirmed.
As always - If you have any suggested topics you would like us to consider, or events you would like to see included in our programme, please contact Brian Heathcote at - or any committee member

The South Yorkshire Local Network Committee has been reviewing the objectives and strategy for the committee, going forward and a number of YP volunteers are being briefed to form a Young Professionals sub-committee.




Routes to Registration
The slides from Richard Lee's presentation on Routes to Registration, on 29th October, are available for viewing at:


Upcoming Events


Technical Aspects of Fracking Presentation       On 10 th December 2015 the South Yorkshire local IMechE, ICE & IET had a joint PEI presentation at the AMRC in Rotherham on the “Technical aspects for Fracking”.   Hydraulic fracturing for shale gas is a highly sensitive topic but it was felt a presentation on the Technical involvement would be of ... read more...
Posted by Alan Chater on IET South Yorkshire Network Feb 12, 2016 2:59 PM GMT

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