Past events

3rd December 2020

Boost your career in engineering: the importance of role modelling

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.

20th November 2020

WES Virtual Student Conference


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.

12th November 2020

Women in STEM: Female Engineers of the Past and the Future

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.

2nd November 2020


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.

19th October 2020 - 25th October 2020

How to get Clear and Confident in your Engineering Career

Are you feeling uncertain in your engineering career direction, coming to a crossroads or feel stuck and unmotivated in your current job?

If so Hayley Loren has created an incredible FREE masterclass called “How to get Clear and Confident in your Engineering Career”.