In this session Stephanie Waismann, Head of Customer Experience for Barclays Ventures, is joined by Eagle Lab Engineers Ana Aranda Loueiro, Robyn Townsend, Sharon Jones and Winter Mraz to explore the changing opportunities in science and engineering and why the fourth industrial revolution needs a diverse workforce.
Join STEMPOINT East for a discussion on how we can maintain the focus on this vitally important issue and support organisations to restructure their response in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Amy Johnson was an iconic figure in 1930s aviation. This special lecture will be given by WES Award winner Jane Priston of the Amy Johnson Project on the day after the 80th anniversary of Amy’s unexplained death when she parachuted from the plane she was delivering for ATA but landed in the freezing waters of the Thames Estuary.
Engineering is about finding solutions for some of society's most pressing issues. Women have played an important role in the engineering sector and continue to break new ground today. However, currently, only 12% of engineers in the UK are women.
We want to help improve on this.
From “Bachelor Girl” to the three-pin plug: the electrifying life of Dame Caroline Haslett
Thursday, 26 November 6:30 - 7:30, £10
CLOSED TO NEW REGISTRATIONS.
The WES Student Conference takes place every year as a key fixture in the WES calendar of events. This year, owing to current restrictions, the event will take place entirely online on Friday 20 November 2020. The event is aimed primarily at female engineering and allied undergraduates aged 18 & over.
Female Engineers of the Past and the Future. Postponed from March 2020.
This webinar is part of the Women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) series of lectures, talks and panels organised jointly by the Lit and Phil, the Royal Society of Chemistry, the Women’s Engineering Society, Palace of Science, the Institute of Physics, and the Institution of Civil Engineers. The aim of these events is to celebrate the amazing work done by women in the North East in their area of STEM.
Ever considered a career in engineering or technology?
Looking for some opportunities for when you finish University?
Join the Equal Engineers Women in Engineering & Tech Careers event to participate in a panel discussion focusing on diversity and inclusion (D&I) of women in engineering and technology roles along with the opportunity to take part in direct-information sessions with employers.