Engineering Success - National Women in Engineering Day

23 Jun 2014
London, UK

Organised by the IOM3 Women in Materials group

Engineering Success -
National Women in Engineering Day

An IOM3 event to celebrate the first National Women in Engineering Day.


Two distinguished speakers will give the employee / employer perspective of the success of women in engineering:

Dame Sue Ion OBE FREng CEng FIMMM has had a distinguished career
in the nuclear industry and is the Royal Academy of Engineering's
representative on the UK Government's Energy Research Partnership.

Dr Peter Bonfield OBE FREng CEng FIMMM is Chief Executive of the BRE group of companies where 46% of employees are women.


Hosts - Dr Bernie Rickinson CEng FIMMM, Chief Executive of IOM3, and Dr Irene Turner FIMMM, Chair, Women in Materials Group

Chair - Mark Miodownik FIMMM, Professor of Materials Science at UCL

More detail about the speakers and the event can be found here - IOM3 NWED Flyer (PDF 220k)

The event is open to members and their guests.


The event is free, but pre-registration is essential - please email Sarah Boad by Monday 16 June. There is a limit on numbers so please register ASAP!

6.00 pm Arrive and Register

6.15 pm Welcome - Bernie Rickinson, Chief Executive, IOM3, and Irene Turner, Chair, Women in Materials Group

6.25 pm Introductions - Mark Miodownik, UCL

6.30 pm Employee's Perspective - Sue Ion

6.50 pm Employer's Perspective - Peter Bonfield, BRE

7.10 pm Q & A session

7.35 pm Refreshments and networking

Venue and booking

Event Location: 
1 Carlton House Terrace,
United Kingdom
Contact details: 

Sarah Boad
01926 430185

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