Welcome to the Aberdeen Area

This site will be used to update you on events and activities being organised by IMechE in the Aberdeen Area.  I encourage you to get involved and hope you find something of interest.

If you need any further information please contact one of the committee members.

Bruce Buchan
Chairman

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical Lecture
    18 February 2015 18:30 to 20:00
    Faculty of Health & Social Care Room: H223 - Aberdeen - Aberdeen
    The majority of offshore workers travel to and from oil and gas installations by helicopter. With over 130,000 flights a year transporting over a million passengers it is vital that the industry constantly monitors and works to improve helicopter safety. A number of initiatives have been carried out over recent years and in 2014 the Civil Aviation Authority published a report on offshore helicopter safety outlining further recommendations. Work is on-going to implement the recommendations.
    Industry: Offshore Engineering
  • Event Type: Seminar
    19 February 2015 09:30 to 13:00
    GE Oil & Gas - Aberdeen
    This joint volunteer seminar will enable knowledge and information sharing, best practice ideas and will also get you up to speed with changes and developments within the Institution.
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
  • Event Type: New Member Presentation Ceremony
    26 March 2015 18:15 to 21:00
    The Seven Incorporated Trades of Aberdeen - Aberdeen
    This event is to celebrate the achievements of those who gained Member or Fellow during 2014 in the Aberdeen area. Each new Member and Fellow will be presented with a Certificate by the President of the Institution, Group Captain Mark Hunt BEng (Hons) MA MBA FCMI CEng FIMechE RAF.
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
  • Event Type: Soft Skills Presentation/Training Day
    23 September 2015 09:00 to 13:00
    *TBC
    This workshop is for anyone interested in becoming an Interviewer, or current Interviewers who have not undergone training within the last two years (this is to ensure currency with the latest requirements and to share their experience with new interviewers).
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
  • Event Type: Conference
    01 October 2015 09:00 to 02 October 2015 17:00
    Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre
    The programme consists of lectures and workshops focusing on developing leadership, communication and project management skills and explores many more. In today’s economic climate you have to offer more than technical excellence. This conference will leave you with the confidence and motivation to achieve career goals. Note: This two day conference is arranged by IMechE HQ. Registration and attendance fee apply. To Register follow the link to http://events.imeche.org/ViewEvent?code=C6154
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
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