An inaugural list of the top 50 Women in Engineering was published in the Daily Telegraph on 23 June 2016 to coincide with National Women in Engineering Day. The list was celebrated at a breakfast launch at the Institution of Engineering and Technology in London, hosted by Dawn Bonfield, Chief Executive of the Women’s Engineering Society.
Dawn commented, "This list of amazing role models is a great way of raising the profile of our talented women engineers and making them more visible both within the industry and to the next generation.”
Congratulations to the following Fellows of IOM3 who were named in today's list.
- Professor Helen Atkinson CBE FREng CEng FIMMM, Head of the Department of Engineering, University of Leicester (pictured right)
- Baroness Brown of Cambridge, Dame Julia King DBE FREng HonFIMMM, Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive, Aston University (pictured left)
- Liv Carroll DIC CGeol FGS FIMMM, Chartered Geologist, Geological Society
- Dame Sue Ion FREng FRS FIMMM, Chair NIRAB, Nuclear Innovation and Research Advisory Board