Save the date for EngFest 2.0!
The IET’s second Festival of Engineering will take place on 17 October 2017

Ticket ballot opens 3 April! The IET’s second Festival of Engineering will take place on 17 October 2017.

Expect to experience talks revealing, debating and predicting the future of engineering and how it will continue to shape the world.

Plus a range of activities for KS3 students and – new this year – an interactive exhibition, open to all. Tickets to EngFest 2.0 are free, but are allocated by ballot.

Put 3 April 2017 in your diary to apply for your tickets.

Watch our preview video

Watch EngFest 2016 on-demand.

For practising engineers:

a future looking conference that looked at how science and engineering is changing the way we live and work


For teachers and KS3 students:

a series of interactive events promoting science and engineering to 11-14 year olds

The IET Engineering the Future Festival saw current and future generations of engineers and innovators come together to celebrate the achievements of the global engineering community.

The day featured a variety of talks, activities and workshops, packed with thoughts, ideas and predictions on the big issues that we face now and in the future and the ways in which they can be tackled through science and engineering.

Watch the talks and keep an eye on the website for future updates.

Speakers at EngFest 2016 included:

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Sebastian Ives
Group Manager - Event Production

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