We are looking for aspiring entrepreneurs who have an engineering or technology idea that will help address some of today’s most pressing challenges. The programme will help participants refine their idea, make new connections, and learn the skills needed to launch a new startup. The 6 month programme includes the following support: Equity-free funding of […]
The Amazon Future Engineer bursary is now open for applications!
The Amazon Future Engineer bursary is a national bursary programme aimed at supporting women A-level and BTEC/OCR (or Scottish equivalent) students from low-income households who wish to study computer science or related engineering courses at UK universities. Women are still significantly under represented in engineering and technology in higher education. UCAS data on university application […]
Opportunity to share your views and experience on ethics in UK engineering
If you are a UK engineer or technician, the Royal Academy of Engineering wants to hear about your views on ethical engineering practice. As part of our audit, you have the chance to share your opinion and experience of ethics in engineering in an online survey: ▪ Part 1 contains questions about your own behaviours […]
Working as an engineer in the UK In general, there is no restriction on the right to practice as an engineer in the UK. There are some areas of work, usually safety related, that are reserved by statute, regulation or industry standards to licensed or otherwise approved persons. You can find out more about these […]
The Institution of Engineering Designers is very excited to announce that Mandy Chessell CBE FREng HonFIED has agreed to become President Elect, taking on the position of Honorary President at the AGM in July 2022. Mandy is a computer scientist, a former Distinguished Engineer at IBM, and the first woman to be awarded the Silver […]
Could you be recognised in 2022 for your outstanding environmental work? Do you know a deserving colleague who has recently gone above and beyond to protect or enhance the environment? The Society for the Environment (SocEnv) is delighted to welcome nominations for the 2022 edition of its annual awards. Nominate here >> Designed to recognise those […]
Announcing the launch of the M&E Week Podcast Series
We are delighted to announce the launch of the Manufacturing and Engineering Week (M&E Week) Podcast featuring some of the most influential leaders in the sector and members of our esteemed advisory council. What a way to kick off the series with the first episode featuring special guest Juergen Maier CBE; the chairman of Made Smarter […]
BSI INTRODUCES 11 NEW STANDARDS IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19
Following the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), BSI has considered how they can actively support and contribute towards the collective efforts in mitigating the potential risks caused by this global health issue amongst the UK business community.