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IET Present Around The World (PATW) Competition

A global competition for Young Professionals and Students within engineering to develop and showcase their presentation skills

Past Winners


Present Around The World Global Final 2015

Robert Mayall who represented the Americas region was crowned the winner, with a fantastic presentation focusing on 'Ending the Guessing Game for Infectious Patients'.

The runner up position was awarded to Mark Richards from the UK region. Mark's presentation was called 'Up, up and away on a budget' and focused on home made water rockets made from plastic bottles.


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Present Around The World Global Final 2014

Sudeshna Saha won the Global Final in 2014 after competing in the Kolkata Network competition, then in the South Asia Regional Final. View Sudeshna's presentation 'Scientific breakthroughs in batteries - the super-powered batteries and jelly batteries' and take a look at our short interview to find out why she entered the competition.

The runner-up was Matthew Brown who first competed in the New South Wales Network competition, then in the Australia National Final and subsequently won the Asia Pacific Regional Final. Watch Matthew's presentation on 'Polyphonic Music Transcription'. and take a look at Matthew's interview.


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Present Around The World Global Final 2013

2013's title went to Christopher Bellamy who represented the United Kingdom. View an interview with Christopher to find out more about the competition, his reasons for taking part and how the experience has helped his career. Alternatively, read an E&T article on Christopher's experience.

Image of Christopher Bellamy with cheque  

How can Present Around The World influence your career

Now Chair of the IET’s Communities Resourcing Committee (CRC), Colin Arthur’s first interaction with the Institution was entering a Present Around The World (PATW) annual competition back in 2001. Find out why it continues to have an important role to play by reading more about Colin's story.

Why not take a look at more Present Around The World past winners and their experience, by visiting the PATW Community on Engineering Communities.
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