Past events

2nd October 2020


Did you join our INWED Extraordinary Women Online Wikithon back in June?

Did you attend one of our earlier live Wikithon events?

Have you written or edited a Wikipedia page and want to get it published?

Join us again for this informal follow-up event on Zoom on 2nd Oct 2020 at 1.30pm

Get advice, answers to your questions and join other like-minded editors wanting to redress the gender gap of women in engineering on Wikipedia.

1st October 2020

Women in STEM: Process Industries

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 North East Cluster, 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.

30th September 2020

LSBU 100 - Women in Engineering Launch Event

This academic year marks 100 years of teaching women in engineering at London South Bank University. WES will be joining the celebration of this milestone at their LSBU100 online launch event on

                                                  30th September 2020 5-6.30pm ONLINE

And we'd like you to join us too!

24th September 2020

Sharing diversity success and why confidence matters


In this Webinar, James Haluch, Managing Director, Highways for Amey will share his journey on getting greater diversity into the Highways and construction sector.

Alison Reid - Leadership Coach: Why evolution has a lot to answer for : the role confidence plays in sabotaging women’s success in male-dominated environments and what we can do about it.


Thu, Sep 24, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes


17th September 2020

Education Partner Webinar - Athena Swan Support

In Partnership with Imperial college, we will be discussing using the Athena Framework to get the desired culture


Thu, Sep 17, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Professor Mary Ryan


Professor of Materials Science and Vice-Dean for Research in the Faculty of Engineering at Imperial College London

23rd June 2020

WES presents: INWED 2020 virtual celebration

WES presents: INWED 2020 virtual celebration

Tuesday 23 June 12-4:30pm.

Please join us for our virtual event in celebration of: International Women in Engineering Day 2020, WES Centenary & the Top 50 Women in Engineering 2020: Sustainability.

18th June 2020

Merseyside INWED20

Merseyside Cluster Co-ordinators, Elaine and Rosti, will share with you their journeys in energy systems and biomedical engineering respectively. How and what motivated them in choosing these careers and what are their biggest takeaways? They will be touching on topics such as planning public charging infrastructure for electric vehicles and using engineering tools to optimise assistive devices to help people with disabilities.