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QEPrize Highlights 2014-15

01 April 2015

QEPrize Highlights 2014-15

A whirlwind tour of the second Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Cycle documenting the opening of nominations, school’s events, the engineering party and, of course, announcing Dr Robert Langer as the winner of the QEPrize

QEPrize Winner 2015: Dr Robert Langer

03 February 2015

QEPrize Winner 2015: Dr Robert Langer

The ground-breaking chemical engineer Dr Robert Langer has been awarded the QEPrize for his revolutionary advances and leadership in engineering at the interface with chemistry and medicine.

The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

25 June 2013

The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

On 25 June 2013, The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering was awarded for the first time. The five engineers who created the Internet and the World Wide Web received their award from Her Majesty The Queen at Buckingham Palace.

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Plenary address from Bill Gates

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Plenary address from Bill Gates

Plenary address from Bill Gates, co-Chair and Trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Next steps panel

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Next steps panel

The final Global Grand Challenges Summit discussion, led by a panel of rising stars in engineering and intersecting fields from across the globe, on how the grand challenges agenda can be used to drive change in the future

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Resilience

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Resilience

In this session, five senior speakers discuss the latest engineering research and practice on disaster relief, flood prevention, cybersecurity, and energy security

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Enriching life

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Enriching life

Session speakers: Dr Eric Brown, Professor Neil Gershenfeld, Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg and Professor Helen Storey

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Technology and growth

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Technology and growth

Session speakers: Dr Margaret Anne Craig, Dr Regina E. Dugan, Professor Andy Hopper, Dr Mike Lynch, Andrew Simms and Dr Yingtao Li

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Short film competition presentation

12 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Short film competition presentation

Professor Charles Elachi presents the winners of the UK and US Global Grand Challenges Summit short film competitions and a surprise address from will.i.am about new approaches to STEM education