Welcome to the Iberia Group

There is a newly-formed group comprising of Spain, Portugal and Gibraltar, running regular activities throughout these countries. 

The group supports any member who is living and/or working anywhere in Iberia and is always happy to hear from potential new members and anyone with an interest in the Institution and engineering in Iberia and worldwide.

If you would like to find out more, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Objectives

  1. To undertake such activities incidental to the achievement of the objects and purposes for which the Institution is constituted as may be considered suitable by the Council of the Institution
  2. To promote technical and professional development of members of the Institution residing in, or visiting, Iberia, through meetings and other forms of communication, by encouraging members to prepare or discuss papers, through the study of local mechanical engineering practice, and through close coordination with the Institution’s Headquarters
  3. To achieve closer personal acquaintance and spirit of cooperation amongst Institution members in Iberia
  4. To provide a local point of contact with indigenous engineering societies on all matters of mutual professional and technical concern
  5. To assist officers from the Institution headquarters in their contacts with European institutions and other engineering bodies located in Iberia
  6. To actively seek to promote the status of engineering within Iberia and the wider European community

 

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    21 October 2016 15:00 to 17:00
    Airbus Military - San Pablo - Sevilla
    Visit the Final Assembly Lines for the military aircraft C295, CN235 and A400M, as well as other areas as the Paint Workshop and Engine Workshops. A company presentation will be included in the visit.
    Industry: Aerospace
  • Event Type: Competition event
    01 December 2016 00:00 to 13 December 2016 00:00
    Kilimanjaro
    The Kilimanjaro Challenge is a project led by the Institution’s Iberia Group volunteers to design and build a human-powered wheelchair that will help a disabled athlete to summit Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania - almost 6,000 meters above sea level.
    Industry: Automobile
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