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The filmed presentations from the above conference held in Brussels on 12-13 May 2016 will be linked here soon.



Innovation for Tomorrow's Railway: Young Engineers' Railway Seminar - 15-17 June 2016 
For further details on this seminar please click here.
Next Generation Rail 2016
The 2016 conference will take place on 29 June-1 July 2016 with a programme of technical site visits/social network, conference sessions and a dinner with Kate Bellingham as the guest speaker.  For more details and how to register click here.

IET Railway Quiz Night
30 June 2016 - Doggetts Coat & Badge, Near Southwark
Hosted by our quiz-master Peter Sheppard, the IET Railway Network Quiz night is an annual event which challenges your knowledge of all aspects of the railway industry. No matter your area of interest, there is a question for you!  
For further details and how to register for this activity please click here.The Railway Network would like to acknowledge their appreciation to Ricardo who have kindly sponsored the networking buffet this year.    

Here's a clue to Peter's uniform this year:
“This year’s uniform comes from a railway operator sometimes described as “Ready Wagon Rut”! But who is it?
And here’s a question to whet the appetite – Which one London Underground station which does not have any letters of the word 'mackerel' in it?



Event Video Resources
Sacred Cows – Revisiting Fundamental Safety Principles
See our updated blog for the links to all the excellent video footage we shot during the event.
Railway Signalling Research – how the past made the present
If you weren't able to attend our evening seminar in Derby, you can now watch the presentations and interviews with the speakers.  Click here for further details.


Keep up to date with the April 2016 issue of the Young Rail Professionals Group Newsletter 


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Please click here for details of all the related engineering Institution events from April to June 2016 

Remember we’re on Twitter @REF_Railways- follow us to get the latest updates on our members’ events.



Upcoming events


We are looking for this year’s Young Rail Professional of the Year.   The award, sponsored by CPC Project Services, will be presented to the rising star who has demonstrated an outstanding contribution, ability and commitment to their role.   The winner will be announced on Friday 8 April in front of over 400 of the railways young talents and one of the ... read more...
Posted by Deborah-Claire McKenzie on IET Railway Network Jan 18, 2016 10:23 AM GMT


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