All events

27th September 2017 - 29th September 2017

World’s Top 50 Innovators from the Industries of the Future


BT Auditorium, London [Full price £595-£295; Add this special discount code: CDXSCE at the check out to receive 20% discount.]

Event Partner: Women’s Engineering Society   Lead Sponsors will include BT 

2nd October 2017 - 6th October 2017

National Work Life Week

Get ready for National Work Life Week – coming to your workplace from 2 to 6 October 2017

National Work Life Week is fast approaching and employers and employees across the UK are making plans to mark the week.

5th October 2017

WES Annual Awards and Caroline Haslett Lecture

You are invited to join WES in celebrating the achievements of our award winners at the Caroline Haslett Lecture in London on Thursday 5th October 2017 from 2-5pm. The lecture will be delivered by Professor Isobel Pollock-Hulf. Isobel has been a chartered engineer for over 35 years, and has been an enthusiastic supporter of women in engineering, and the importance of engineering in general.  Isobel's talk, 'Measuring Success' will explore the importance of measurement, something we do everyday, but rarely think about.

The following awards will be presented:

5th October 2017 - 7th October 2017

17th International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists, New Delhi

ICWES17 is a great opportunity for empowering oneself by learning, sharing experiences and meeting stalwarts of our fraternity. This event strives to promote excellence in engineering as hundreds of expert engineers gather to showcase their case studies, completed Projects, innovative technologies. The Speakers cover broadly topics ranging from engineering of Smart cities, planning and smart transport systems, new scientific developments for clean and green technologies.

More information:


14th October 2017


This year the WES AGM will be taking place on Saturday 14th October in Birmingham at 2pm.  

We are delighted to announce that Leena Gade will be our speaker at the AGM, providing her insights and stories from her experiences in F1. More about Leena

Malmaison, Birmingham, The Mailbox, 1 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, B1 2JR
Car parking is available at the adjacent Mailbox shopping centre.  The hotel is a 5 minute walk from Birmingham New Street Station

19th October 2017

BESA National Conference and Awards Dinner

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) will hold a combined national technical conference and awards dinner on October 19 in London.

The full day event at the Park Plaza Riverbank hotel will focus on four key areas for the building engineering sector: Indoor Air Quality (IAQ); District Heating and Tall Buildings; Heat Pumps; and Digital Construction including modular systems and BIM.

8th November 2017

Women in Engineering and Technology, Science Museum London

Open to female students enrolled at a UK university, you will get the opportunity to meet with key industry professionals from world-leading companies and develop your professional network.

You will have the opportunity to hear from senior representatives from each of the partner organisations during the Panel Sessions, develop the skills required to succeed in applications in the Skills Session, and get a taste of the culture of each organisation as you take part in Speed Networking. All while under the same roof as the world's first jet engine.

24th November 2017 - 25th November 2017

WES Student Conference: Engineering Inspiration


8th Annual Residential Conference for Women Engineering Students

Fri 24 - Sat 25 November 2017
Aston University, Birmingham

The WES Student Conference: Engineering Inspiration, has a theme this year 'Engineering to Change the World' which brings together over 150 students, academics and early-mid career engineers from supporting industry to explore pathways to technical leadership.