Welcome to the South Eastern region.

These webpages contain information on the events and activities organised by Institution volunteers who live in Kent, Sussex and Surrey.

We run full programmes of events in these areas – for more information, click here. Events are organised by the Automobile and Railway divisions too.

If you’ve got a question about membership, professional registration or would like a presentation on the Institution at your workplace or university, contact Claire Maycock.

If you have an idea for an event or would like more information about volunteering to promote engineering in your area, just get in touch with one of the committee by contacting us.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Talk
    30 October 2014 18:30 to 21:00
    Lecture Theatre 1 - University of Brighton - Brighton
    This talk will discuss the robotic exploration of the solar system with a focus on many of the discoveries made in our solar system including the challenges for exploring the poorly understood ice giant Uranus.
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
  • Event Type: Talk
    12 November 2014 18:30 to 20:30
    University of Brighton - Brighton
    David Cullimore, a highly successful competitor, will share the story behind his car and experience, and explains the benefits of Greenpower for young people.
    Industry: Automotive
  • Event Type: Technical Visit
    22 November 2014 10:00 to 14:00
    Whitechapel Bell Foundry - London
    Established in 1570 this foundry is the oldest manufacturing company in Britain. It has produced the Liberty bell and Big Ben the largest bell in the Elizabeth tower in the Houses of Parliament. The tour lasts for 90 minutes and involves walking and standing throughout. This is an industrial tour and foundries are dirty places, appropriate clothing should be worn. After the tour a lunch at a local curry house will be available
    Industry: Manufacturing
  • Event Type: Technical Lecture
    24 November 2014 17:30 to 19:00
    London Underground Head Office (Tube: St James's Park) - London
    Our centre takes a second look at one of the largest UK rail projects in decades. This time we hear from Mark Gilbey how the route’s very long tunnel sections will be ventilated to modern environmental and safety standards.
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Presidential Visit
    25 November 2014 18:30 to 21:00
    Lecture Theatre 300 - Moulsecoomb, Brighton
    Group Captain Mark Hunt will give his Presidential Address at the University of Brighton where he took his Bachelors degree and started his career in engineering.
    Industry: Non Industry Specific
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