International Women in Engineering Day 2019 Event

21 Jun 2019
London

Organised by the IOM3 Women in Materials group

Sunday 23 June 2019 is International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) and the IOM3 Women in Materials (WIM) Group is hosting an afternoon event on Friday 21 June to celebrate this occasion in the Institute's 150th anniversary year.

The event will be free to attend and be held at the Institute’s HQ at 297 Euston Road, London. There will be mid-afternoon refreshment and the chance to network with other attendees as well as hear from some interesting and inspirational women.

Please see the full details of the programme below

13:30 

Registration and Arrivals

14:00 

Introduction - Margaret Wegrzyn, Chair of the IOM3 Women in Materials Group and Zotefoams

14:10 

Keynote Speech - Professor Serena Best, Professor of Materials Science at Cambridge University and current President of IOM3

14:40 

Career case study - Elizabeth Eaves, Synvina, The Netherlands

15:00 

Daphne Jackson Trust - Maria Ribera Vincent from Imperial College London

15:20 

Tea break

15:45 

Volunteering with IOM3 - Margaret Wegrzyn, Chair of the IOM3 Women in Materials Group

16:00 

Career case study - Katie Atkinson, Allen & Overy and also recognised in the Top 50 Women in Engineering Awards 2018 

16:20 

Career case study - Kate Thornton, Croda, Vice-President of IOM3.

16:40 

Panel Q&A Discussion

17:00 

Networking session with refreshments

18:30 

Finish

All are welcome, men and women, members and non-members.

The event is free to attend but those attending must register.

Registration is available on the link below.

Venue and booking

Event Location: 
IOM3
297 Euston Road
London
NW1 3AD
United Kingdom
Contact details: 

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