Policy & Press

WE PROVIDE MECHANICAL ENGINEERING ADVICE AND GUIDANCE TO GOVERNMENT, THE MEDIA, INDUSTRY, ACADEMIA AND THE PUBLIC.

Latest Press REleases

Latest reports and policy statements

  • Presidential Address 2018: Geoff Baker

    Our 133rd President, Geoff Baker exploring the role of engineering in society, and more specifically what the role of an ‘Engineering Institution of the Future’ should be.

  • Annual Review 2017

    Read about our record-breaking year for professional registration, promoting the value of engineering and how we've inspired young people in 2017.

  • Energy from gas: taking a whole system approach

    Government and industry should boost investment in technology to promote the use of hydrogen as a way of storing energy, which would make the UK energy system greener and more efficient

Get in touch

Contact the Press Office for enquiries about our policies and reports.

Open Monday to Friday, 9:15-17:30. Excludes bank holidays.

For out of hours, call +44 (0)786 0505 290

Our Themes

We focus on providing thought leadership across six critical engineering themes.

  • Education

    Inspiring, preparing and supporting tomorrow’s engineers, and raising the profile of engineering and engineering careers.

  • Energy

    Promoting sustainable energy use and engineering sustainable supply to support our economy and modern lifestyles.

  • Environment

    Promoting economic growth while mitigating and adapting to climate change and the depletion of natural resources.

  • Healthcare

    Promoting health, fitness and wellbeing in a growing and ageing population through technology and engineering.

  • Manufacturing

    Supporting the engineers, encouraging new technology and boosting the supply chain to contribute to a prosperous and growing manufacturing sector.

  • Transport

    Promoting safe, efficient, integrated transport systems with minimal congestion and reduced emissions.

Press coverage

Every Friday our Press Office produces a round up of our press coverage for that week

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