Welcome to the Greater London Region
Young Member Panel

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The IMechE - Greater London Region (GLR) Young Member Panel (YMP) is the official group for Young Mechanical Engineers who work or live in Greater London. We organise technical and social events in a range of formats, and promote mechanical engineering within society by supporting the education and career development of young engineers.

In recent years the YMP has gone from strength to strength. Not only have we diversified our committee to include students and young engineers from many different universities and companies, we have also expanded our activities.

Aims

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The YMP is committed to supporting the six key themes of the IMechE:

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  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Manufacturing
  • Transport
  • Society
  • Education

In addition, we also aim to provide support to student and young professional engineers by:

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  • Delivering (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) STEM events
  • Engaging with schools and universities
  • Networking with institutions and industry
  • Organising social activities
  • Supporting the education and career development of young engineers

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Benefits of joining

Joining the YMP is a great way to find out more about the opportunities available from the IMechE and can provide a number of benefits; whether you're studying, looking for work or in the early stages of your engineering career. The YMP offers members numerous opportunities to develop their personal and professional skills (e.g. lead teams, project manage, control budgets, organise events).

    Commitment

    All YMP members are volunteers and there is no fixed level of commitment, however we encourage all members to get as involved as much as possible. Members can volunteer to attend or support individual events, or commit a few hours each week by taking on one of the main roles on the panel.

    STEMNET

    The YMP is keen that all panel members register as a "STEM Ambassador" through STEMNET. New STEM Ambassadors receive an induction and are able to complete a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, which allows them to work with young engineers in schools.

    Contact

    If you are an IMechE member and are at all able to help the region in any way please contact us

    Looking ahead, all events to be held in the region will be published on this ‘Near You’ website so please keep checking! 

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    Current and Future Events

    Please click the event heading for further information.
    • Red Bull Racing factory tour    Fully Booked
      Event Type: Technical visit
      27 November 2018 13:00 to 18:00
      Red Bull Racing - Milton Keynes
      Technical visit of the Red Bull Racing factory in Melton Keynes, with an emphasis laid on the use of CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) in F1 racing. Event sponsored by ANSYS.
      Industry: Automobile
    • Event Type: Conference
      28 November 2018 18:15 to 22:00
      *Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) - London
      Join us at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in London to hear from women at different stages in their career on the topic “What makes a successful engineer?”
      Industry: Cross-sector
    • Event Type: Social event
      18 December 2018 18:30 to 21:30
      The London Shuffle Club - London
      Join us for an informal winter get-together with the Greater London Region Young Members’ Panel where we can enjoy some light shuffling at the London Shuffle Club.
      Industry: Cross-sector
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