Prestige Lecture Archive

Prestige Lecture Archive

Tuesday 15th October 2019
Engineering Theme Park Rides

Speaker: Dr John Roberts FREng BEng PhD DEng DTech FICE FIStructE
Lead Institution: Institution of Structural Engineers

Wednesday 7th November 2018
The Queensferry Crossing – Planning, Design and Construction

Speaker: Lawrence Shackman BSc CEng FICE FCIHT – Project Manager, Transport Scotland
Lead Institution: Institution of Civil Engineers

Wednesday 15th November 2017
Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers – Flagships for the Future

Speaker: Mark Dannatt – Project Director, MoD
Lead Institution: Royal Aeronautical Society

Wednesday 2nd March 2016
Crossrail – The Story So Far

Speaker: Prof Gordon Masterton HonDEng HonDTech FREng FRSE, Chair of Future Infrastructure, University of Edinburgh
Lead Institution: Nottingham Society of Engineers

Wednesday 24th November 2014
British Motorsport – Engineering the Future

Speaker: Chris Aylett, CEO of the Motorsport Industry Association
Lead Institution: Institution of Engineering and Technology

Wednesday 27th November 2013
UK Energy – the Shale Gas Opportunity?

Speaker: Dr Tim Fox CEng CEnv FIMechE FRSA – Head of Energy and Environment IMechE
Lead Institution: Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Wednesday 28th November 2012
Galileo Satellite Navigation System – Concept, Development & Exploitation

Speaker: Dr Stuart Eves, Lead Mission Concepts Engineer
Lead Institution: Royal Aeronautical Society

Wednesday 30th November 2011
Engineering the Olympic Park – Planning, Design and Legacy

Speaker: Sir John Armitt – Chairman, Olympic Delivery Authority
Lead Institution: Institution of Civil Engineers

Wednesday 24th November 2010
Bloodhound SSC – The Ultimate Engineering Challenge

Speaker: Richard Noble – Project Director, Bloodhound SSC
Speaker for Schools’ Afternoon Session: Dave Rowley – Education Programme Director, Bloodhound SSC
Lead Institution: Institute of Measurement and Control

Wednesday 25th November 2009
Planetary Exploration – UK Robots, Past, Present and Future

Speaker: Mark Roe – Astrium Project Manager
Lead Institution: Institution of Engineering and Technology

Wednesday 26th November 2008
HMS Astute – The Next Generation Submarine for the Royal Navy

Speaker: John Hudson – Engineering Director, BAE Systems
Lead Institution: Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Wednesday 21st November 2007
Under the Skin of the Bond Car – the Development of the Aston Martin

Speakers: Steve Young, Andrew Syvret, Roland Snell – Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd
Lead Institutions: Institute of Measurement and Control, Institution of Structural Engineers