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Announcing our theme and sponsors for International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), 23 June 2021

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The Women’s Engineering Society (WES) is pleased to announce that the theme of this year’s International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), 23 June 2021, will be ‘Engineering Heroes’.

INWED is only made possible through sponsorship and in 2021 we are delighted to announce the following organisations are providing their support: Boeing, Cranfield University, Dornan Engineering, Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB), GCHQ, Institute of Refrigeration, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, OPITO, Royal Academy of Engineering, Royal Air Force and V12 Footwear.

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WES Launches 2021 WE50 Awards

The Women’s Engineering Society is delighted to launch the Top 50 Women in Engineering (WE50) campaign for 2021. The theme this year is Engineering Heroes.


WES signs SME Graduate Employment as first Start-Up Partner

SME Graduate Recruitment is the first Partner to sign up to the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) brand-new Start-Up Partnership grade. WES has designed the Partnership to assist the next cohort of engineering businesses to pledge their support to diversity in engineering.

The new Partnership category has been created to ensure that all organisations can gain support for their equality, diversity and inclusion goals no matter their turnover or infancy. The Start-Up Partnership is targeted at organisations in their first three years of registration and with less than £250k turnover.