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: Seminar
    23 February 2017 16:30 to 21:00
    Ricardo UK Ltd - Shoreham-by-Sea
    Seminar exploring electronic vehicle communications, the threats to modern vehicle electronic systems, and possible defences.
    Industry: Automobile
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    27 February 2017 17:30 to 20:00
    London Underground Head Office (Tube: St James's Park) - London
    Aspiring young engineers describe the technical challenges they have addressed, and compete foe a prize at the HQ Future of Rail competition
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    15 March 2017 18:00 to 20:00
    University of Greenwich - Chatham Maritime - Chatham, Kent
    Planned for launch in 2018 and flying closer to the Sun than Mercury, Solar Orbiter will carry a comprehensive complement of remote sensing and in situ instrumentation. Four of the spacecraft’s ten instruments have UK involvement, providing a unique opportunity for the UK solar, heliosphere and plasma communities. The talk will present the overall mission goals, provide an update on the current status of the mission
    Industry: Aerospace
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    16 March 2017 19:00 to 20:00
    University of Brighton - Hastings
    Hero’s turbine an amazing development in early Greece set the seed of some remarkable developments through the centuries through to Frank Whittle’s development of the Gas turbine for aircraft use. Was Whittle really the father of the aircraft gas turbine? How was Hero’s turbine used in religious services?
    Industry: Power & energy
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    20 March 2017 17:30 to 20:00
    London Underground Head Office (Tube: St James's Park) - London
    Richard Lockett looks at the progress made to date in creating a truly international European rail network and the consequences of EU exit’
    Industry: Railway
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