All events

25th April 2018

Institute of Physics one-day meeting: Women Physicists in the Nuclear Industry


Harwell Campus, Didcot

The IOP Nuclear Industry Group (NIG) & Women in Physics Group (WiPG) have teamed up to host an event to showcase the work of women in the nuclear industry, and foster networking to both accelerate careers and captivate women's interest in careers within the nuclear industry.

This event will be open to all, whatever age or gender, and aims to continue the discussion on how to best support women, through sharing of experiences and best business practice.

16th May 2018

Building Resilience in Further Education and Skills

East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham

The Skills and Education Group conference will take a focused and honest look at the further education and skills sector as it continues to demonstrate innovation and resilience to meet the challenges of the economic and skills landscape. The conference seeks to explore key issues such as apprenticeships, social mobility and the latest reforms to the sector in the shape of technical further education.

23rd June 2018

International Women in Engineering Day 2018

International Women in Engineering Day takes place every year on 23 June. We encourage everyone to join in to help celebrate women in engineering and encourage more girls and young women to consider engineering as a career. To find out more, visit
1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019

WES Centenary

In 2019 WES will be 100 years old: we will be celebrating the present, remembering the past and changing the future. If you would like to be involved in celebrating 100 years of the Women's Engineering Society please contact

A leaflet and a presentation (see below) outlines some of our plans for 2019. More information will follow in due course.