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17/06/2013: Whacky Scrap Races on Saturday 15 June was a great success! It is great to have parents support their kids' scientific ambitions and this is something IET Berkshire is proud to continue sponsoring. See our Photos area for some event pictures and our Discussions area to contribute your views and comments.

14/01/2013: The slides from event Future Growth for Wireless Networks held on 10 January 2013 are available in our Files area for all members who have joined our MyCommunity. Please join our Discussions area to contribute your views and comments on this and other Berkshire events.

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Homes for the Future - Debate

Speaker: Chaired by Professor Stuart Green
From: The Great Debate: Homes of the future,
19 March 2013

2013-03-19 | News Channel

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Local members might be interested in the "Innovation in Action" event at the University of Surrey on 23 Sept. There will be tours of facilities; incl. the Space Centre, Ion Beam Centre, Wind Tunnels and 3D Audio lab. Also a showcase of technology developments and talks by local businesses and business support organisations.
Details: http://www.surrey.ac.uk/feps/news/events/faculty/innovation_in_action.htm
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