East Midlands Region

There are about 8000 members in the East Midlands. For the Institution, the region covers Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Lincolnshire and Peterborough and its organisation comprises of a Regional Committee, Area Committees, Young Member Panels and two Divisional Groups.

Your local committees

Your Business Development Manager

Lara Mallett has been Business Development Manager for the East Midlands Region since 2005, acting as the Institution's primary link with the region's organisations, industry and academia to develop and support the engineering community whilst maintaining strong links with a network of key contacts. Learn more.

Get involved

There are many initiatives going on in this region and there are plenty of great opportunities for you to be involved. This includes for example becoming a mentor and sharing your experience to help others develop, running an event, or joining one of our committees.

To become involved with the Institution's activities in the East Midlands, contact Zoe Clarke.

Contact us

If you have any ideas on how we could improve what we offer then we would very much like to hear from you. Contact us.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical Visit
    07 October 2014 18:30 to 21:00
    Claymills Victorian Pumping Station - Burton on Trent
    The Claymills Pumping Engines Trust will host a visit to tour the nineteenth century Claymills Pumping Station complex including all buildings, engines and equipment. The IMechE awarded an Engineering Heritage Award to the Trust in 2010.
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
  • Event Type: Professional Development Event
    09 October 2014 18:00 to 20:00
    The Derby Conference Centre - Derby
    Want to be a Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer, or EngTech? Our next event is Get Registered, on Thursday 9th October at the Derby Conference Centre at 6pm.
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
  • Event Type: Talk
    14 October 2014 17:15 to 19:30
    Derby Roundhouse - Derby
    Engineering for the next generation - Professor Simon Iwnicki will outline the ways in which research teams are working more closely with the railway industry.
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical Visit
    22 October 2014 09:00 to 12:00
    Toyota Manufacturing (UK) Ltd - Derbyshire
    A rare opportunity to visit the Toyota plant at Burnaston. The tour will include a slide presentation in the visitor centre and a tour of the Press, Weld and Assembly shops on the tour train. Toyota Manufacturing (UK) Ltd was established in December 1989. There are two manufacturing plants in the UK representing investment over £2.2 billion, over 3,800 members (inc. Agency) are employed. The first car drove off the vehicle manufacturing plant production line in 1992.
    Industry: Automotive
  • Event Type: Schools/Colleges/University Events
    30 October 2014 18:30 to 19:30
    Queends Building Q1.10 - Leicester
    Get registered event to become a member of the IMechE
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
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