Academy events

Cheltenham Science Festival 2013 - Call my genetically engineered bluff

Cheltenham Town Hall

A complex algorithm of an event, during which some eminent machines probe, modify, and tell outrageous porkies about the nuts and bolts of obscure technological words and phrases. Base pair Kathy Sykes and Mark Lythgoe, lead the research, assisted by Timandra Harkness, Helen Arney, Frank Burnet and Matt Parker. Uncivil engineer Marcus Moore draws doodles of their findings on the back of an envelope.

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Innovation in medical technologies

Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

A conference highlighting the latest innovations in the medical technologies sector

Chair: Sir John Parker GBE FREng, President, Royal Academy of Engineering Keynote speaker: Professor Lionel Tarassenko CBE FREng FMedSci, Professor of Electrical Engineering, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of Oxford

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Summer Soiree

University of York

Hosted by The University of York

This year's Soirée will be hosted by the University of York in the presence of HRH The Princess Royal. The adjoining exhibition, titled Engineering: Design For Living will demonstrate that innovative advances in engineering are all around us, sometimes in unexpected ways, and that key scientific - and indeed artistic - achievements could not happen without a significant input from engineering

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