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De Beers New Year Reception

18 January 2016

New Year Reception 2016: Engineering forever

Philippe Mellier, CEO of De Beers Group, talks about the role that innovative engineering plays in the modern diamond industry.

Hinton Lecture 2015

24 November 2015

Hinton Lecture 2015

The Hinton Lecture is the flagship annual lecture of the Royal Academy of Engineering. Professor Lord Mair CBE FREng FRS, Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Civil Engineering and Head of Civil Engineering at the University of Cambridge will give this year's lecture.

View from the top: Ricardo

08 October 2015

View from the top: Ricardo

The next event in the View from the top series, a presentation by Dave Shemmans, Chief Executive of Ricardo plc, a global engineering, strategic and environmental consultancy

New Year Reception 2015: Flights of the Future

14 January 2015

New Year Reception 2015: Flights of the Future

NATS Chief Executive, Richard Deakin, takes passengers on board a flight of the future for a journey into the world of air traffic control

Hinton Lecture 2014

29 October 2014

Hinton Lecture 2014

Admiral Sir George Zambellas KCB DSC ADC, The First Sea Lord, describes the extraordinary diversity of engineering and technical innovation within the emerging 21st Century Royal Navy

Innovation in aerospace

04 June 2014

Innovation in aerospace

This latest in the "Innovation in..." series of events focuses on the technological innovations being made in aircraft, control systems and environmental performance

Lessons learned in managing the winter floods: the engineering response

21 March 2014

Lessons learned in managing the winter floods: the engineering response

David Rooke's lecture covers the recent winter floods, the engineering aspects as integrated into the Environment Agency's current flood response infrastructure; and plans to address future floods

New Year Reception 2014: The used car test

13 January 2014

New Year Reception 2014: The used car test

John F Kennedy's campaign against Richard Nixon posed this question to voters - would you buy a used car from this man? Daniel Finkelstein explains what politicians do to pass this test and the rules they have to observe

Lloyd's Register Foundation Lecture 2013: Delivering Crossrail

23 September 2013

Lloyd's Register Foundation Lecture 2013: Delivering Crossrail

Andrew Wolstenholme, Crossrail’s CEO, gives insight into the engineering behind Europe’s largest infrastructure project