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Achievement Awards ceremony 2016
The winners of the IET Achievement Awards will be announced at the Brewery, Chiswell Street, London on 16 November 2016. We will be announcing the winners of our prestigious awards including the Faraday Medal and the Apprentice and Technician of the Year Awards and the winner of the Present around the World (PATW) Competition 2016. The event will be hosted by TV presenter and engineer Kate Bellingham.
About the host
Kate Bellingham has had what is best described as a ‘portfolio’ career. With a degree in Physics, MSc in Electronics and Qualified Teacher Status, she has worked as a computer programmer, broadcast engineer, TV presenter (including ‘Museum of Life’ and ‘Tomorrow’s World’), secondary school maths teacher and as the National Careers Coordinator for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). Kate is Patron of WISE and is also a volunteer STEM Ambassador. In 2004 she was awarded the ‘Public Promotion of Engineering’ Medal by the Royal Academy of Engineering and in 2011 won the UKRC ‘Women of Outstanding Achievement Award for Communication of Science, Engineering and Technology to Society’. Kate has also been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science by the Universities of Hull, Kent and the West of England (UWE), an Honorary Doctorate in Engineering from the University of Bradford as well as an Honorary Doctorate in Technology by Staffordshire University and De Montfort University in Leicester.
Free to attend
The ceremony is free to attend, however registration is necessary to guarantee your place.
Upon registration a confirmation email will be sent to you. Further instructions will be emailed to you a couple of days before the event.
The programme is as follows: (subject to change):
12:00 Arrival and refreshments
13:00 Achievement Awards ceremony
15:30 Networking reception
Please register to attend
View the opening sting used at the IET Achievement Awards Ceremony 2015
2016 key date
Achievement Awards Ceremony:
16 November 2016, 13:00 (GMT)