There’s a real international feel this month, with technical events taking place all over the globe!
Although the summer months are usually quieter on the IET event front, August is hosting some great conferences, visits and lectures all around the world.
Whether you’re based in China and Hong Kong, Canada or Australia, there are a number of events taking place near you.
Australian IET networks are hosting several events around the country’s Engineering Week, Toronto is hosting a weekend of IET events around its volunteers and there’s a high profile international conference on smart cities taking place in Shanghai.
Here are a few of our highlights for the month, but also be sure to check out the full IET events listings to find out about everything taking place near you.
05 August, Engineering Week 2013 – Hitachi factory tour, Wacol, Queensland, visit
10-11 August, Americas Volunteers Conference 2013, Toronto, conference
10 August, Hearn Lecture - Strengthening Confidence in Engineering, Toronto, lecture
19-20 August, IET International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Cities, Shanghai, conference
22 August, The Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm Demonstrator Project, Thurso, lecture
24-25, CERN weekend visit, Cern Cedex, visit
29 August, TAROS 2013: The Oxford RobotCar - Driving Driverless Car Research, Oxford, lecture