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Welcome to the Yorkshire North Local Network.

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About Us

The Yorkshire North Local Network is led by local volunteers who come together to organise lectures and technical visits that provide opportunities to learn and meet new people. All events are open to the public and most are free of charge.

The Local Network aims to raise awareness of science, engineering and technology in the local area, and promote membership of the IET.

Our Professional Registration Advisors (PRAs) are available to help candidates for CEng, IEng, and EngTech.


  1. Ethics and Bias in Artificial Intelligence (AI): Thursday 1st December 2022 at 19:00 - To register and for more information, please visit the following site:
  2. Technical Meeting (IRSE York Section & IET North East Section): Thursday 8th December 2022 at 17:15 - Unique Assets - Asset Management at a System Level - Keadby Draw Bridge. Please see poster below for further details:


You can also visit the events page filtered by Yorkshire North Local Network to find out about our upcoming events. Keep checking back for the latest information and watch out for our events in IET area emails.

Keep checking back for the latest information and watch out for our events in IET area emails. You can also view recordings and reels of our past events on our YouTube Channel.

FEATURED EVENT VIDEO: Scarborough Science and Engineering Week 2022

Latest News and Updates

  1. IET Hackathon Challenge 2022

Congratulations to the University of York Shock Soc who are the infrastructure winners! Their submission was ‘Offsetting Data-centre Carbon Impact Through Algal Sequestration’, proposed to utilise waste heat from data-centres to stimulate the growth of Chlorella algae and sequester the equivalent emissions of the equipment into a valuable product in a circular economy.

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Contact us

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2022 Volunteer Committee


Stirling Kimkeran

Deputy Chair

Paul Broadberry


Neil Archer



Want to Volunteer with us?

The Local Network comes together to deliver a series of activities designed to promote the importance of science, engineering and technology to the general public, encourage young people to enter the profession and provide opportunities for engineers to share and develop knowledge and network with each other.

If you would like to find out more information and/or join, please get in touch:

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