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Vodafone Lecture Series: Mobile phones, society and interconnectivity

28 November 2012

Vodafone Lecture Series: Mobile phones, society and interconnectivity

The mobile phone is now a platform of choice for many types of communication, lifestyle, commercial and leisure activities. In some parts of the world it represents a multi-leapfrog technology where there is no previous banking, phone, social change, or marketing infrastructure

Technology Visionaries: In conversation with Professor Ross Anderson FREng FRS

12 November 2012

Technology Visionaries: In conversation with Professor Ross Anderson FREng FRS

Ross Anderson is Professor of Security Engineering at Cambridge University Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge. He asks the question: How does software change engineering?

Vodafone Lecture: Social media and Arab Spring revolutions

05 July 2012

Vodafone Lecture: Social media and Arab Spring revolutions

Dr Tarek Elabbady of Microsoft Research Advanced Technology Labs in Cairo explains communications technologies used during and after the Arab Spring Revolutions

Technology Visionaries: In conversation with Professor Nigel Shadbolt FREng

22 February 2012

Technology Visionaries: In conversation with Professor Nigel Shadbolt FREng

In conversation with Professor Nigel Shadbolt FREng Open Data: Powering the information age

Lloyd's Register Educational Trust Lecture 2011: Engineering the Olympics

01 December 2011

Lloyd's Register Educational Trust Lecture 2011: Engineering the Olympics

John Armitt is Chairman of the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA). In his lecture he describes the various engineering and construction challenges from governance, land assembly and budget agreements

Encouraging innovative engineering

24 January 2011

Encouraging innovative engineering

Tristram Carfrae RDI FREng discusses his work creating the Water Cube - Beijing’s National Aquatics Centre for the 2008 Olympics, recipient of the 2009 MacRobert Award

An obsession with speed

29 September 2010

An obsession with speed

Prime Innovator lecture series. Lecture I: 'An obsession with speed' by Alex Burns Chief Executive Officer, Williams F1

Engineering UK buildings for zero carbon

22 September 2010

Engineering UK buildings for zero carbon

A talk by Doug King, Visiting Professor in Building Engineering Physics, University of Bath

The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

22 June 2010

The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Event chaired by John Armitt CBE FREng, Chairman of the Olympic Delivery Authority and a Fellow of the Academy