IES is a multi-disciplinary engineering body, founded in Scotland, that provides a forum in which individuals from all engineering and related disciplines can discuss and exchange information, generate ideas and encourage young engineers. IES works with kindred bodies to promote a wider understanding of the role of the professional engineer in society.
In November 2020, the name of the Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland (IESIS) was changed to its original form: the Institution of Engineers in Scotland (IES). This is a new website launched when the name was changed.
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Publication of the Month
Strategies for solving complex problems
Authored by IES Past President Iain MacLeod
The paper discusses fundamental issues in problem solving and describes strategies used by professional engineers.
9th March 2021 6:30 pm
Nanotechnology is now a technology used in many items that are around the home and used in everyday life. This talk will present some of the present areas of nanotechnology and in particular quantum technologies that are being…
“ As an engineer my goal is to solve the problem no matter what obstacles are put in my path.”Hugh Gill / Glasgow, 2013