Welcome to the Scottish Region


This is site used to provide you with information about the events organised throughout the Region by our enthusiastic committees in Glasgow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Inverness and Thurso.

Where possible, we try to align our events with the IMechE’s five key themes of Energy, Environment, Transport, Manufacturing and Education. Please have a look at your Area pages to find out what’s planned locally. If there is a topic you are particularly interested in which is not covered, please let us know and we will endeavour to include it in our future programme of events. Also, if you have facilities which may be used as a venue for an event or suitable subject matter, please get in touch. We also arrange and participate in briefings at Holyrood throughout the year.

If you have a little time to spare and are interested in joining the Committees, please also get in touch. We need enthusiastic volunteers. It can be very interesting work, good for developing your skills and also provides some great networking opportunities.

We now have over 10,000 members in the Region. Each committee promotes their local events to the membership of that area using the IMechE’s list server. Please make sure that you keep your contact details up to date!

By joining IMechE you can enjoy the many benefits that membership brings. If you would like to have a membership presentation or CBR at your workplace, or have a query relating to membership please contact our Business Development Manager Sandra Mulligan on s_mulligan@imeche.org or 0141 221 7156.  

The Region is always looking to evolve, improve the things we do and have greater member engagement. We welcome your feedback and participation.

Abhishek Bhatia,
Honorary Secretary

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Committee Meeting
    06 September 2016 19:00 to 21:00
    Regular meeting of the Edinburgh Young Members Panel
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    07 September 2016 09:30 to 16:00
    Scottish Engineering - Glasgow - Glasgow
    All Engineers, who satisfy the academic and competence requirements, are not on MPDS and who wish to make an application for Professional Registration as a Chartered or Incorporated Engineer should attend this workshop.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Seminar
    07 September 2016 09:50 to 13:00
    City of Glasgow College - Glasgow
    Equate Scotland and City of Glasgow College invite you to a free half-day seminar aimed at employers in the technology, engineering and manufacturing sectors in Scotland, that are experiencing difficulties recruiting STEM-skilled staff.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    07 September 2016 18:00 to 19:00
    Grampian Transport Museum
    Site visit to a award winning museum where we probe the past, present and even future of land travel and transport. Grampian Transport Museum boasts an impressive range of transport exhibits, from travelling chariots of the 1800's, to some of the fastest cars ever made. Entrance fees for the museum is £9.00 and we have an early bird offer £4.00. Only for the first 15 members. Also, members are requested to arrange their own transportation for this visit.
    Industry: Automobile
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    08 September 2016 18:00 to 20:00
    Room A005 - Glasgow
    Technical lecture covering engineering design of bridges
    Industry: Construction & building services
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