Past events

16th May 2018 - 16th January 2018

Building Resilience in Further Education and Skills

East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham

[£75 early booking/£90 members/£120 non-members]

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.

25th April 2018

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

10:00-15:00 

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.

18th April 2018

Women in Materials Spring Seminar

The 2018 Spring WIM seminar on careers, mentoring and networking, featuring a talk from the WES Bath Student Group 'What can the Women's Engineering Society do for you'.

The event is open to all - members and non-members, men and women. Attendance is free of charge but registration is required.

For more information and to register

15th March 2018

Ofcom Women's Network presents: Closing the gender gap in engineering

Communications engineering is helping to shape our future world. But the evolution of technology is impacted by a workforce shortage in engineering, with low levels of female representation, despite awareness of how diversity can positively impact organisations. Ofcom are hosting an interactive session where you'll hear panellists from Ofcom and other organisations discuss how they can help to close the gender gap.

15th March 2018 - 15th February 2018

Ofcom Women's Network presents: Closing the gender gap in engineering

18:00-20:00 [Free]

IET, Savoy Place, London 

Communications engineering is helping to shape our future world. But the evolution of technology is impacted by a workforce shortage in engineering, with low levels of female representation, despite awareness of how diversity can positively impact organisations. Ofcom are hosting an interactive session where you'll hear panellists from Ofcom and other organisations discuss how they can help to close the gender gap.

14th March 2018 - 14th February 2018

Sir Denis Rooke Memorial Lecture 2018

IGEM’s first female President has invited the UK’s leading female engineer to mark this very special Sir Denis Rooke Memorial Lecture.

Recognising the important contribution engineers make to our country and how we can inspire future generations to follow in our footsteps, Dame Ann’s lecture will examine the career opportunities that exist within our industry and how greater diversity and inclusion can help combat the skills crisis.

14th March 2018

IOR Women in RACHP Networking Breakfast

Aimed at those currently working in the industry at any level or job function, the event will be the ideal opportunity to hear more about the journey that our presenters have taken and how we can work together to highlight the industry to the next generation of engineers.