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Women in Engineering: The Challenge

Women in Engineering: The Challenge
When Jun 23, 2014
from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Where IMechE,1 Bridcage Walk, London SW1H 9JJ
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01438 765506
Attendees Business leaders looking to increase diversity within their organisation, and anyone working in the engineering sector who would like to see more women in engineering.
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One Day Conference - 23 June 2014, London

Women in Engineering - or lack thereof - is a hot topic at the moment. We know  that in the UK we face a  future skills shortage in  the next few years, so in order to address this problem alone we need to attract more girls to engineering, and retain more of our qualified women engineers. But in addition to this, evidence is coming to light which shows that diverse teams of engineers are not only more productive but also more profitable. So, assuming we all agree that we need more women in engineering, the question to ask is 'What are we going to do about it?'

Come along to this inaugural National Women in Engineering Day event organised by the Women's Engineering Society to discuss options and find  out what other organisations are doing to address this challenge.

Further details, speaker biographies and timings can be found on the WES website at www.wes.org.uk/wie

Registration and Costs:       

WES Member £30.00
WES Member Concession £15.00
Non WES Member £50.00
Non WES Member Concession £25.00
Early Bird Concession until 30 April: £40.00                                  

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