Past events

13th January 2011

This is a Man's World?

Woman's Eye image for Arup January 2011 event

In 2010, the Arup graduate intake was 37% female, with women starting their careers in roles across the range of professional services.

8th December 2010

IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award

Venue: IET Savoy Place, London

Guest speaker Liz Bonnin co-presenter of  Bang Goes the Theory for BBC1.
Time: 6.00 pm. arrival.  7.00 pm Award Ceremony.  8.00 pm. Drinks Reception.  To book your free ticket please email Jim Lucas on

22nd November 2010

European Science TV & New Media Awards Evening

Venue: IET Savoy Place, London.  Time: 7.00 p.m.

A rare opportunity for scientists and engineers to join up with writers, dramatists and those from the world of broadcasting and new media.

20th November 2010

Design & Technology with ICT Education Show

Venue: NEC Birmingham

WES President Jan Peters and Schools Programme Coordinator Angella Kelly to give keynote lecture on Tips and Tricks for Getting Girls Engaged in Technology on Saturday 20 November at 11.00 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. More info

See the news section for an update on how we got on!

17th November 2010

Mothers and Daughters Evening

Venue: Royal Observatory Greenwich  Time: 5.30 pm. and 6.50 pm.

The programme includes a planetarium show exploring the night sky, a chance to look at the moon through our 18-tonne refracting telescope, some time on the Prime Meridian with a hot drink, astronomers and small telescopes, and a guest lecture by research scientist Dr. Rita Tojereiro.  More info

27th January 2010

Women of Substance

Venue: Royal Institution of Great Britain, Albemarle Street, London

A joint event with and the European Professional Women's Network kindly supported by the Royal Institution. Bringing artist Tess Barnes together with a panel of inspiring technical women.