29 October 2020

IOM3 investigates... Black History Month: Innovation and Diversity in STEM

In this Black History Month episode, IOM3 Diversity Lead Shardell Joseph speaks to EMM3 members Nicole Lee, Senior Engineer at Frazer-Nash Consultancy, Fiazal Hussain, Lead Materials Engineer at Baker Hughes and guest speaker Christopher Jackson, Geology Professor at Imperial College London.

They highlight the successes of black achievement and the obstacles black scientists have faced in the past, while also discussing the climate in STEM today for ethnic minorities and what obstacles exists at present – analysing how far we have come and what still needs to be done.

Find more content regarding Race and Black History:

Katherine Johnson - highlighting the heroism of the hidden figure

Celebrating Black History Month – Mary Jackson

IOM3 celebrates Black History Month

Music
Pamgaea by Kevin MacLeod
Link: incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4193-pamgaea
License: creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

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