Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Discipline: Public Policy Industry: Energy
To support IMechE’s in its policy development and political engagement strategy.
Areas of support
JBP has supported IMechE in developing a series of public policy focussed campaigns across its priority areas. All the campaigns have focussed on promoting vital infrastructure as well as the skills to meet infrastructure gaps. This has included developing campaigns on the implementation of a Chief Biomedical Engineer for the NHS, engineering solutions to meeting the UK’s energy needs, and strategies to promote engineering skills in education.
- Local and national MPs
- Government Ministers
- Non-government organisations
IMechE is developing policy solutions that seek to address national priorities JBP’s work to date has included:
- Supporting IMechE with an event to launch a White Paper on engineering skills education policy chaired by the Chair of the Education Select Committee
- Developing an energy policy paper that generated significant national media coverage