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Welcome to a collection of news stories from around the world on the themes of engineering and design.Click on the link beside each feature to read more.You can sort through the news items according to the category as specified in the column on the left hand side of the page.


'I do my engineering in high heels not a hard hat'

By Bill Wilson, Business reporter, BBC News

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Academy teams up with Raspberry Pi at the Science Museum to celebrate top award for astronaut Tim Peake

Tim Peake, the UK’s first European Space Agency astronaut, recently received one of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s top accolades at a special event for 400 school pupils at the Science Museum IMAX in London. Tim shared with the pupils his experience of travelling into space aboard a Soyuz ...

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Applications for the 2020 MacRobert Award are now open

The MacRobert Award, now celebrating its 50th year, is the UK's longest-running and most prestigious national prize for engineering innovation.

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Nominations now open for a selection of RAEng 2020 awards

The celebration of engineering excellence is at the heart of the Royal Academy of Engineering's work. The UK produces a large number of engineers whose achievements in the academic and professional practice of engineering have a huge impact on society. The Academy's awards celebrate the significant ...

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Royal Academy of Engineering SME Leaders Programme

This programme, delivered by the Academy's Enterprise Hub, will support promising leaders of high-growth tech and engineering SMEs

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New policy centre to drive engineering’s dialogue with government

The newly launched National Engineering Policy Centre will help engineers talk to policymakers with one voice writes Royal Academy of Engineering President, Professor Dame Ann Dowling OM DBE FREng FRS HonFIEDwho is also an Honorary Fellow of the Institution

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Nominations are now open for the IED Annual Prize for Final Year Students on IED Accredited Degree Courses

The annual IED prize is awarded to IED student members who produce an outstanding performance on their final project.

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Call to Members: Responsible Innovation - What are your views?

BSI and Innovate UK are currently working together to develop a framework for the responsible governance of innovative technologies. Companies involved in these activities are increasing asked to demonstrate they are behaving responsibly, especially if the technology involved is likely to be ...

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Nominations are now open for the 2019 Royal Academy of Engineering Colin Campbell Mitchell Award

The Colin Campbell Mitchell Award commemorates the life and work of one of Scotland's most accomplished marine engineers. Edinburgh-born Colin Campbell Mitchell OBE FRSE (1904-69) had a long and distinguished career with Brown Brothers Engineering, where he pioneered the development of the steam ...

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Nominations are now open for the 2019 RAEng Engineers Trust Young Engineer of the Year

A £3,000 prize for early career UK engineers, supported by the Worshipful Company of Engineers

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