Welcome to the Cambridgeshire Area

I hope you find the contents of this website useful. Please use this site to find out about latest news, upcoming events and how to contact your Committee Members, or even better join us.

We are always looking for feedback from our members. Whether it's suggestions of lectures, potential visits or more general comments, we'd like to hear from you.

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We look forward to seeing you soon at one of our events or committee meetings.


Current and Future Events

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  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    14 September 2016 18:00 to 20:30
    TWI - Great Abington, Cambridge
    Learn all about Niobium – the Cinderella of the Refractory Metals Group from Mine to applications in the chemical, electronic, lighting, coinage and jewellery industries – not forgetting welding and fabrication.
    Industry: Other industry sectors
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    15 September 2016 19:00 to 21:00
    Lecture Theatre 0, Engineering Department, Cambridge University - Cambridge
    Col. Richard Graham, U.S.A.F. (ret'd) will talk about his experiences flying the F-4 Phantom on Wild Weasel missions in Vietnam.
    Industry: Aerospace
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    22 September 2016 18:30 to 20:30
    TWI - Great Abington, Cambridge
    Further details to be added later An overview of the work done at TWI for the medical sector and a visit of their facilities. Free event, booking essential
    Industry: Biomedical engineering
  • Event Type: Annual dinner or luncheon
    23 September 2016 19:00 to 22:00
    Jesus College - Cambridge
    This year's Eastern Region Annual Dinner, the highlight of the Region's calendar, will again be held in the historic Dining Halls of Jesus College, Cambridge in the presence of the 131st Institution President, Mr Jon Hilton, members of Council and distinguished guests.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    13 October 2016 19:00 to 21:00
    Lecture Theatre 0, Engineering Department, Cambridge University - Cambridge
    Daniel Jubb, rocket scientist, will speak about the Bloodhound SSC rocket system and his Falcon Project rockets.
    Industry: Aerospace
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    09 November 2016 18:00 to 21:30
    Weston Auditorium, De Havilland Campus, - Hatfield
    The EMSTA 2016 Prestige Seminar will discuss Crossrail. Topics include: construction of tunnels and stations, station fit-out and systems, power supply, communications, signalling systems and rolling stock. Chairman: Gordon Masterton; Speakers: Chris Binns, CrossRail, Joe Bednall, Bombardier
    Industry: Railway
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