Welcome to the South Wales Region

South Wales Region Officers 2018-2019
 
D. Harwood (Chair)  H. Jones (Vice Chair)
A. Bayton (Hon. Treasurer) A. Hall (Hon. Secretary)

We have over 2100 members here, with an active Regional Committee and a very keen Young Members Panel, both of which produce a programme of lectures and visits for each season. Feel free to download our current programme and we hope to see you at an event soon.  

Our members are kept informed of our events programme via a number of methods:

  

  • All of our members can pick up a copy of our  programme card at our events throughout the Region. 

 

  • Event posters are distributed to many academic institutions and certain  companies in the Region.
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  • Members who have given an email contact address to the IMechE can be notified of events via HQ’s list server, and may be sent updates, changes and reminders.

 

  • Please also follow our region on Twitter if you have an account or check out our Twitter Web Page.

 

  • Our 2019 Newsletter is now available.  Please download it here

 

 

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Region Twitter

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This Region continues to actively participate in other institutions' events and engineering-related activities, particularly those promoting engineering to schools.

Take a look at:

Other Local Institutions

 

  

  

In conclusion, we are always looking for enthusiastic members who wish to be more involved in the Region’s activities as IMechE ambassadors. (Frankly, it looks very good on your curriculum vitae plus you get to meet the 'movers and shakers' face to face.) If you would like to support us, then do please contact us. If you are starting out in your career and would like to be at the centre of IMechE affairs, the Young Members Panel would like to hear from you – contact Sian Brake, the YM’s South Wales Chair.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    13 March 2019 18:00 to 21:00
    Swansea University - Swansea
    Summary to be advised in due course
    Industry: Research & development
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    18 March 2019 18:00 to 20:00
    Large Shandon Lecture Theatre - Cardiff
    Professor Lord Robert Mair, CBE FREng FICE FRS is Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of Research at Cambridge University, where until recently he was Head of Civil Engineering.
    Industry: Construction & building services
  • Event Type: Social event
    22 March 2019 19:30 to 23:00
    The Ballroom @ The Bear Hotel - Cowbridge
    Trevor Fishlock adventured around the world as a foreign correspondent. He reported Wales for The Times in the 1960s-70s. As a foreign correspondent for The Times he lived in India and America. He became the Moscow bureau chief for The Daily Telegraph. He also wrote from Africa, the Arctic, Australia, South America, more than seventy countries. Curry & Rice hot buffet at the interval. Complimentary drink on arrival (Beer, wine or soft drinks only).
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Workshop
    30 April 2019 18:00 to 20:30
    Holiday Inn, Cardiff North, M4 Jct. 32 - Cardiff
    Fellowship of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers is the highest class of elected membership, and is awarded to individuals who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to, and innovation in, mechanical engineering.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Annual dinner or luncheon
    10 May 2019 19:30 to 23:00
    The City Hall, Cardiff
    The Region's Annual Dinner in the usual prestigious surroundings of Cardiff City Hall. This year we will be joined by John-Paul Davies from Sky News and Sky Sports News. John-Paul is a popular and well known face on Sky News and Sky Sports News and has been anchor when some of the World’s biggest news stories have broken over the past decade. John has a deep concern for under-privileged people and is committed to a number of charities at home and overseas.
    Industry: Cross-sector
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