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: Technical Lecture
    24 September 2014 18:30 to 20:00
    Greenwich University - Chatham - Chatham
    The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology isinternationally recognised for its expertise in fields associated withbulk particulate handling and in the science and practical applicationof technologies to deliver improved process efficiencies. Industrysectors benefitting from their services range widely and includepower generation, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, foods, plastics,paper, minerals and cosmetics.
    Industry: Bulk Materials Handling
  • Event Type: Technical Lecture
    25 September 2014 18:00 to 21:00
    Royal Institution, London, UK
    The IET is delighted to announce that Professor Andrew McNaughton, FREng, Chief Engineer and Technical Director, HS2 will deliver the 2014 Sir Henry Royce Memorial Lecture. Professor McNaughton will draw on examples of leading edge practice from around the world and his own forty years of operational and engineering experience to propose the way forward for Britain's railways in the coming decades
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical Lecture
    29 September 2014 17:30 to 19:00
    London Underground Head Office (Tube: St James's Park) - London
    Andrew McNaughton, FREng, is the Chief Engineer and Technical Director, HS2 will be talking on how will the Hs2 route get across and out of London.
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Talk
    08 October 2014 18:30 to 21:00
    Ricardo UK - Shoreham-by-Sea - Shoreham-by-Sea
    This talk will review some of the important classes of polymers, including rubbers, plastics and adhesives, with an emphasis on how the chemical structure of the polymer affects mechanical properties across a wide range of engineering applications.
    Industry: Automotive
  • Event Type: Talk
    20 October 2014 17:30 to 19:00
    London Underground Head Office (Tube: St James's Park) - London
    As the pressure to extend running hours on Britain’s railways increases, the pressure to get maintenance completed faster grows. LU’s Lee Gladstone and a representative from NR talk about how new engineering trains will help with the challenge.
    Industry: Railway
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