Welcome to the Europe Region

Europe Region Election- Announcement

The election for the position of Regional Chair for the Institution’s Europe Region has now been completed. 

All the nominations received have been reviewed and we can confirm that Raymond Hodgkinson CEng FIMechE has been elected to the position of Europe Regional Chair.

Regional Chair- Raymond Hodgkinson

You can read details of Raymond's policy statements for his time in position here. 

Europe Region Election Statement

Please join the Institution in congratulating Raymond. 

Europe Young Member Representative - Announcement

From June 2016 the new YM representative will be Kathryn Bjärkvik MEng AMIMechE.

Kathryn is also the YM representative for Sweden in the new Scandinavian group. We wish her all the best in her new position.  

Regional Young Member Representative - Kathryn Bjärkvik


If you are a young member in the Europe region and wish to be involved, do not hesitate to contact Kathryn on the "contact us" page.

We represent over 5000 Institution members across Europe, providing support and putting you in touch with what you need from the Institution.

We also work with other engineering institutions to raise the profile of engineering in this region – have a look at our events page for more details.

If you do not see your location listed and would like to arrange future events locally or to get involved as a volunteer, please contact the regional chair


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Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    03 November 2016 16:00 to 20:00
    GE - Baden - Baden
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    17 November 2016 16:00 to 18:00
    ITT Dublin - Tallaght
    With the advances in machine communications and control that are occurring, it is important to know the process of how standards are developed, especially so with the area of Machine to Machine (M2M) impacting on so many areas that Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineers are working in, especially with the development of the Internet of Things (IOT).
    Industry: Machine systems informatics & control
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    18 November 2016 10:00 to 17:00
    Stuttgart Main Railway Station - Stuttgart
    The IMechE Germany Group announces the organisation of a technical visit to the Stuttgart-Ulm high speed rail project (Stuttgart 21), followed by a visit to the tunnelling machines at Herrenknecht AG on Fri 18 Nov. The meeting point is the Reception Desk at the Turm Forum at the South end of the main hall of the Stuttgart Main Station at 10am. More details can be seen in the attached poster. Please register at germanychair@imechenearyou.org by Fri 28 Oct, confirming participation and any guests.
    Industry: Construction & building services
  • Event Type: Committee meeting or AGM
    25 November 2016 11:00 to 19:00
    Sweco Position AB - Göteborg
    November committee meeting & Volvo factory tour. Book Volvo factory tour under separate event to ensure you have one of the limited places.
    Industry: Automobile
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    25 November 2016 14:00 to 17:00
    TLA Gate - Gothenburg
    We will take a ride on the factory tour through the Volvo Cars plant at Torslanda and get a behind-the-scenes view of the production line. Event starts with a visit to the Volvo cars demo centre, to give us time to pass security we shall meet at TLA gate as shown in attached at 13:45.
    Industry: Automobile
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