Past events

20th May 2021

Functional Safety in the Automotive Industry by Edith Holland

Edith holds an MEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Bristol and a PG Cert in Automotive System Safety Engineering from the University of York. After her degree, she joined Jaguar Land Rover on their graduate scheme and worked in a variety of roles in different departments, all in the area of dependability or safety, supporting projects in Powertrain, Chassis, Electrical and ADAS with safety analysis and validation testing and also setting up the company Functional safety processes.

11th May 2021

In It Together - The next step for career success

Whether the next step is your first or last learn how prospective employers view applicants and how you can make the best of opportunities. Get advice on CVs, application forms, social media, interviews and the like.

TUESDAY12-1PM. To book a free place click here.


6th May 2021

Get Off by Dr Sophia Tetteh

Sophia recently graduated from a PhD at Loughborough University from the Design School and Material Engineering Department. She obtained her BSc and MSc from Drexel University in the USA in Biomedical & Mechanical engineering respectively. Her research interests are in medical devices - implants and prosthetics.

5th May 2021

Spitfire Girl - An online lecture

Weds May 5 at 7pm


Join the Maidenhead Heritage Centre online lecture

Guest speaker Candida Atkins, daughter of ATA pilot Jackie Moggridge (nee Sorour, born in South Africa), tells the story of her mother’s astonishing career in ATA and in post-war aviation. Jackie joined ATA aged 19, ferried almost 1500 aircraft and later became the first female airline captain in Britain to carry passengers on regular commercial flights.


5th May 2021

Using our energy to lead a more balanced career - Pippa Savory

Discussion of different types of energy sources, and how through balancing these we can lead a more aligned career.

This is a joint CIOB, Women's Engineering Society and Women in Sustainable Rail event.

In this insightful hour webinar, guest speaker Pippa Savory, Self Worth Coach will be talking us through our different types of energy sources, and how through balancing these we can lead a more aligned career and life.

After this session, participants will: