Women in Materials Seminar

18 Apr 2018

This event is organised by the IOM3 Women in Materials group

The 2018 Spring WIM seminar on careers, mentoring and networking.

Programme Chair – Jess Middlemiss, Chair, Women in Materials

1.00 p.m.  

Opening remarks – Darren Green, Chief of Materials- Laboratory and Manufacturing Services, Rolls-Royce plc

1.05 p.m. 

Mentoring – Sarah Boad, IOM3

1.25 p.m. 

Industrial  Case Study – Ellie Clarke,  Rolls-Royce plc

1.45 p.m. 

Academic Case Study – Hamideh Khanbareh, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath

2.05 p.m.

Schools Affiliate Scheme – Alicia Chrysostomou,  IOM3

2.20 p.m.  

Questions / Discussion

2.30 p.m.

Break for tea / coffee and cake plus networking

3.00 p.m.

What can the  Womens’ Engineering Society do for you? – Leen Jabban  and Parimala Shivaprasad  WESBath

3.15 p.m.    

A career in steel – a mature but still innovative industry– Fiona Robinson, Cogent

3.35 p.m.   

Academic Case Study – Semali Perera, Dept of Chemical Engineering, Universityof Bath

3.55 p.m.    

Questions / discussion

4.05  p.m.

Concluding remarks and finish


The event is open to all - members and non-members, men and women. Attendance is free of charge but registration is required.

To register please use the following link:


Venue and booking

Event Location: 
Rolls-Royce Filton
Horizon Hall, Whittle House Conference Centre
BS34 6QA
United Kingdom
Contact details: 

Sarah Boad


01926 430185