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Be inspired by our female engineering heroes of the present, past and future!

From the UK, the Women’s Engineering Society presents a virtual celebration of International Women in Engineering Day. Join us as we also announce the 2021 Top 50 Women in Engineering Awards on this year’s theme of  ‘Engineering Heroes’.

DATE:

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

TIME:

12:00:00 PM · BST

PRESENTERS:

Major Angela Laycock –  Royal Engineers

Jane Priston – Founder and Director, Amy Johnson Project

Janette Marx – Chief Executive Officer, Airswift

Dawn Childs – President, Women’s Engineering Society

UK Activities

Prior to INWED, Year 9 D&T students completed a number of STEM-based mini-projects including sustainable design and engineering. To contribute to INWED, they were asked to research 1 of 8 Women Engineering Pioneers to create an A4 poster. They also had to draw an engineering-themed invention. The best posters and inventions would be displayed in […]

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The Faculty of Engineering and Informatics and the University Gender Staff Forum will be hosting an event on Wednesday 23rd June from 10am to 11am (BST) to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2021. We are holding a panel discussion celebrating engineering heroes. Dr Elaine Brown, Associate Dean for Equality Diversity & Inclusion will be […]

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What’s the role of Engineers in decarbonising the Construction industry? Did you know that our buildings currently contribute to 38% of the Global carbon emissions? The figures show that the building floor area in the world is expected to double by 2060. DOUBLE! Join us on 24th June for a discussion about the Whole Life […]

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As part of the NMITE Summer of Discovery, Spectris plc are proud to support this event. Challenging perceptions of engineering. To engineer: to work artfully to bring about something. An engineer: an ingenious person who designs and makes things. Engineers come in all shapes, sizes and genders! As part of the NMITE Summer of Discovery […]

​See more

A 1 hour interactive online session covering multiple sites across the Bosch Group in the UK. The main focus will be a panel of 5 female engineers from the UK and Germany moderated by myself (also an engineer) discussing current challenges brought about by the pandemic as well as advice for future engineers and career […]

​See more

EEMUA is supporting International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2021, which this year has the theme ‘Engineering Heroes’. We are pleased to be celebrating the amazing work that women engineers around the world are doing to support lives and livelihoods every day, not least in responding to the global pandemic over the past […]

​See more

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day Hear from Jo and Michelle, two inspirational Engineering Heroes for a Live Talk on International Women in Engineering Day. These STEM Ambassadors will explain why they chose to pursue careers in Engineering, what challenges they may have faced and why they have a passion for the industry. At the […]

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We’re publishing an article, which will also accompany social media posts, celebrating the event and highlighting our team’s contributions both to Accu and the industry as well as featuring team member’s own #EngineeringHeroes. We’re actively encouraging our brand fans, customers and followers to join in and share their own success stories from women in engineering […]

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Hopes and challenges for under-represented people in digital engineering: Listening workshop for International Women in Engineering Day, June 23rd 1.30-2.30pm The Digital Engineering Technology & Innovation (DETI) Programme is inviting you to get involved to support skills and workforces that include everyone. Technology and Engineering have some of the biggest skills shortages and job opportunities, […]

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Join EthoEnergy’s virtual panel session where we engage with our female engineers to ask about career advice, past experiences and to learn more on the all-important question; what does an engineer actually do? Our panelists have held a variety of job roles – working with submarines, field engineering to c-suites.. and not to mention an […]

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Discussion with children (Age 8-12) on Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity Cable project and in Horizontal Directional Drilling elements. Further topics will include Women in Engineering and our own ‘No Wrong Path’ initiative to highlight the many routes into engineering. Location: Ballachulish, Highlands https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/St+Brides+Primary+School/@56.6910557,-5.210674,12.67z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x48893659e3193cb7:0xd86f6fddc1232f77!8m2!3d56.6908087!4d-5.1621003

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Discussion on the SSEN Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity cable project and the Horizontal Directional Drilling elements of the programme under Loch Linnhe. Talks with the Primary 4-7 (Age 8 to 12) children will include Women in Engineering and ‘No Wrong Path’ elements. Location: Ardgour, Ardnamurchan Peninsula, Highlands https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Ardgour+Primary+School/@56.7186694,-5.2681818,13.75z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x488949862e5eb875:0xd96a525d839c5687!8m2!3d56.7203344!4d-5.2617139

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Discussion on the SSEN Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity cable project and the Horizontal Directional Drilling elements of the programme under Loch Linnhe. Talks with young people aged 15-17 will also include Women in Engineering and ‘No Wrong Path’ elements. Location: Kinlochleven, Highland https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Kinlochleven+High+School/@56.7145765,-4.9692481,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x48892e1eb3241ed9:0xf3b181aec62faf3a!8m2!3d56.7145736!4d-4.9670594

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Discussion with children (Age 8-12) on Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity Cable project and in Horizontal Directional Drilling elements. Further topics will include Women in Engineering and our own ‘No Wrong Path’ initiative to highlight the many routes into engineering. Location: Glencoe, Highlands https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Glencoe+Primary+School/@56.6849216,-5.1157151,14.83z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x4889371e7ac5a145:0x47406a956f4c0778!8m2!3d56.6829435!4d-5.1057245

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Join us for this special event and hear inspirational women from pioneering engineering technology organisations share their unique stories and tips on how to overcome common challenges and thrive in this demanding environment. This is a cross-company event where you will meet successful women in the industry.

​See more

Wednesday 23 June 6pm Henrietta Heald will talk about her new book, Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines, published to mark the centenary of the Women’s Engineering Society. The society was founded in 1919 by Katharine and Rachel Parsons, wife and daughter of Charles Parsons, inventor of the compound steam turbine. Magnificent Women tells the […]

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A swift route to Net Zero Emissions is essential. The climate emergency is making this even more urgent. But what technical solutions are being deployed to meet the challenge? What can the engineering community do to bring their skills and expertise to help? This interactive knowledge exchange event aims to cover two of the most […]

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Join the WES Climate Emergency Group #SDG7 team, in association with @TheIET, to celebrate #INWED21 with a free webinar: “How citizens, cities and countries access affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy” #EngineeringHeroes #WomenInEngineering – a series of introductory talks on approaches to Energy Efficiency and Net Zero Energy

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Join us as we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) 2021 with this year’s theme Engineering Heroes! In our evening event we will hear from industry leaders as we explore what makes an engineering hero and how we can nurture and encourage future female engineers! The event will include an opening address by Dawn […]

​See more

The SheCanEngineer committee launched a STEM Poster competition for students aged 8-14 years to celebrate creativity and diversity in engineering and encourage more girls to consider engineering careers! Students were encouraged to work in teams to create their own engineering superhero to solve some of the issues facing society today. On 23rd June 2021, we […]

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The University of Aberdeen are celebrating Women in Engineering Day 2021. Launching the podcast ‘Women in Engineering Day: In Conversation’ Listen to the full series here: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/events/resources/celebrating-women-in-engineering-1700.php Hosted by Sarah Chew, Managing Director of TechFest. Do you want to learn about the full cycle of an engineer’s journey? You can! Our podcast series, featuring conversations […]

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There’s no shortage of engineering heroes in the British Army! Meet the courageous military women in STEM. To celebrate Women in Engineering Day, the Army Women in STEM Network invites you to ‘Engineering Heroes’. This is a webinar discussing the careers and achievements of female military and civil engineers. This event is open to all. […]

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We would like to invite our GMB women in engineering/construction to join us in celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2021 (INWED21) by taking part in our women in engineering conference. Shape union policy by developing a charter for women in the sector, demanding better from our employers and calling for equality for our women. […]

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Date: Wednesday 23 June 2021 Time: 2.00 – 5.00pm Location: This is an online event, hosted on Zoom Tickets: Free of charge Ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference, COP26, scheduled to take place in Glasgow in November, Newcastle University and the North of Tyne Combined Authority have joined forces to host the region’s inaugural […]

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We will be sharing videos and quotes from our female engineers on our social media platforms throughout International Women in Engineering Day 2021. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and Tiktok @oxengsci !

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Making Space for All Want to work for the ESA or NASA? Find life on another planet? Build the next-generation supersonic aircraft? Then this is for you! The Department of Engineering Science’s Women in Engineering Committee is organizing a mini-conference conference open to all students age 13 to 17 years old. This online event will […]

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To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2021, the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford is hosting two ‘Chat to our Engineers’ webinars aimed specifically at school students interested in engineering. Join either Dr Katherine Collett or Professor Cathy Ye in an exclusive webinar as they talk about their […]

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In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day 2021, themed #EngineeringHeroes, join the University of Oxford Engineering Science Flash Talks event online at 12:00 on 23 June with our engineering guest speakers to hear their stories, current focus and future goals! Featuring: Dr Katia Mandaltsi, Business Development and Strategy Manager at Oxford Heartbeat Dr Thea […]

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To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2021, the Department of Engineering Science is hosting two ‘Chat to our Engineers’ webinars aimed specifically at school students interested in engineering. Join either Dr Katherine Collett or Professor Cathy Ye in an exclusive webinar as they talk about their research, career and what it’s […]

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) with Abertay University About this event Abertay University has a good track record celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), and this year we are maintaining that tradition. Join us for presentations and conversations ‘Empowering STEM in our Communities’. Speaker Information: Dr Aneeqa Khan, Manchester University, Research Fellow, […]

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This event explores the experiences of women who work in STEM, celebrating their roles and the paths they took to get there. The event explores the experiences of women in STEM. Celebrating Female career profiles and diversity of roles, from Apprentices to Directors, within engineering and manufacturing. This event will run to celebrate International Women […]

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We are delighted to announce that Howden will be hosting a live virtual webinar on 17th June 2021 between 13:00 -14:30 BST. This event is aimed at young females in S1, S2, S3 and S4 in secondary school. During the event, you will hear from our Managing Director Emma Muller, as well as our current […]

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The 2021 International Women in Engineering Day will celebrate the amazing work of women engineers around the world. Join this informal meeting to hear from everyday engineers as they share their experiences of working in various engineering disciplines and their inspirations for following a career path that can change the world. Many of our speakers […]

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At Royal Wootton Bassett Academy in Wiltshire, we celebrate #INWED each year with a celebratory event for our female Engineering staff and students. In 2021, we will be celebrating with a lunch together, where staff and students can meet and recognise the the importance of women in Engineering. Miss S Payne

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Engineering Research Futures (ERF) invite you to attend an event to celebrate the 2021 International Women in Engineering Day around the theme of “Engineering Heroes”. The Women’s Engineering Society (WES) is a charity and a professional network of women engineers, scientists and technologists offering inspiration, support and professional development. They support and inspire women to […]

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As part of our INWED 21 celebrations, the School of Science and Engineering at the University of Dundee, together with StormBox productions, are in the midst of creating a video highlighting women in engineering and the variety of roles available. It will be a type of collage of lots of very short snippets from as […]

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The School of Science and Engineering at the University of Dundee, together with the Tayside and Fife branch of the Institution of Civil Engineers, is delighted to host this years’ annual STEM poster competition aimed at primary and secondary school students. The topic this year is “Travel in(to) the Future”. There are prizes in each […]

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For International Women in Engineering Day 2021 the University of Dundee in partnership with the Dundee and Angus Regional STEM Hub will be hosting an online panel and workshop on engaging with STEM. This event will take place on Friday the 25th of June 10.00-12.30. The event will include a panel including speakers from AFBE-Scotland […]

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) with Abertay University About this event Abertay University has a good track record celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), and this year we are maintaining that tradition. Join us for presentations and conversations ‘Empowering STEM in our Communities’. Speaker Information: Dr Aneeqa Khan, Manchester University, Research Fellow, […]

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How to become an ‘underwater astronaut’ Speaker: Izzy Penney MEng, Royal Navy Submarine Service Time: 6.30pm to 7.30pm London time Webinar – Free , but you must register Details and booking essential via ??????? – not yet available – joining details to be sent only to those that had registered . 48 hours and 1 […]

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In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day, CSA Catapult will be hosting At the Forefront of Innovation at 13:00 on Tuesday 22nd June, when we will be joined by a panel of female engineers, who are collaborating on projects and developing next-generation technology. Speakers include Dr Fatemeh Hoveizavi, Senior Engineer at CSA Catapult, Leesa […]

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A talk and a series of videos celebrating STEM Ambassadors engineering heros supporting IWED 21. The Teams Live Talk for schools starts at 1pm (with full safeguarding systems in place). The short inspirational video montages will be released hourly throughout the day. The STEM Hub of the South East (www.thestemhub.org.uk) based at Canterbury Christ Church […]

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Day in the life video to promote our own women engineers and hopefully inspire other women to become engineers too.

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Thames Water are hosting a virtual event with four great speakers from industry and is introduced by Sarah Bentley (Thames Water CEO ) The following link takes you to the post on LinkedIn with the pdf leaflet (contains pictures and further details) https://www.linkedin.com/posts/lyndsay-h-037366120_inwed-thames-water-activity-6804045734778806272-wdON This will take place on 23rd June 2021 via teams. Everyone is […]

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Come and join us at our Facebook Page at: www.facebook.com/sheffunieng on Saturday 19th June from 10:30am. This online event is aimed at 4-10 year olds but anyone can join in. Every year, in celebration of International Women in Engineering Day, we bring engineering to the streets of Sheffield through our Engineering Imagination event. It would […]

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To celebrate INWED 2021, WESBath (the WES student group at the University of Bath) are hosting a free, virtual event on Tuesday 1st June 6-8pm with talks from four speakers & a panel discussion. The aim of the event is to bring together engineers at different stages of their careers to talk about their journey […]

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Join Stemettes for an hour-long event celebrating the contributions of women to STEM on International Women in Engineering Day 2021. Our very own Head Stemette, Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE, will discuss building a better STEM industry for the future together with a panel of female role models across STEM industry, entrepreneurship, and academia. The showcase […]

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Virtual Wednesday 23 June 12.00 – 13.30 Celebrating the end of the 7th year of the programme Network with WiBEC Alumnae – they will be there to share their own mentoring story and their journey from Brunel into the workplace Break out rooms #mentoringworks #womeninstem Speakers include Alex Knight, Founder of STEMAZING Ltd and also […]

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International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) 2021 is all about Engineering Heroes. We have more than our fair share in the north east. Let’s hear from a panel of key worker women on how they have responded to the pandemic and supported our lives and livelihoods. Some of our everyday heroes have been very visible […]

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24 June 2021, 5:30pm – 6:30pm What does inclusive leadership look like in 2021? Join Hayaatun Sillem, CEO of the Royal Academy on Engineering (CEO of the Academy) and special guests Aleida Rois, Senior Vice President Engineering at bp, and Loubna Bouarfa, Founder and CEO of Okra Technologies on 24 June for this critical conversation […]

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Wednesday, Jun 23, 12:00 PM BST Be inspired by our female engineering heroes of the present, past and future! From the UK, the Women’s Engineering Society presents a virtual celebration of International Women in Engineering Day. Join us as we also announce the 2021 Top 50 Women in Engineering Awards on this year’s theme of […]

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International Activities

AFRICA

Synergetic Energy Partners presents a FREE webinar with a live panel discussion featuring women in engineering. Join us on Wednesday, 23rd June from 14:00 to 16:00 (GMT+3) for this exciting and interactive event where we shall be discussing all things women in engineering and speaking with young women and girls who are studying engineering or […]

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1 / presentations on: * the situation of the Tunisian woman engineer, challenges and achievements * the woman engineer in industry4.0 * the woman engineer entrepreneur 2/ animation by a neuro linguistic program expert on efficient professional communication 3/ testimonials by woman engineer success in her career

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*presentation on 1- situation of women engineer in Tunisia 2- the women engineer in industry 4.0 3- the women engineer entrepreneur * testimonials from women engineer success in their careers

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In celebration of Women in Engineering Day, the International Federation of Engineering Education Societies (IFEES) and the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC) is hosting a webinar introducing Rising to the Top Volume IV: African Women Engineering Leaders Share Their Journeys to Professional Success. This webinar will feature five co-authors listed below from Rising to the […]

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Engineering shapes the world and helps make our planet a better, safer, more innovative and exciting place to be. The International Women in Engineering Event Lesotho is currently open for 30 high potential Grade 8- 11 high school girls interested in pursuing a career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The event is on […]

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ASIA

In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day this year, Consolidated Consultants Group (CCG) would like to invite women interested in engineering to ask our women engineers any questions you have. Is there anything you’d like to ask CCG’s women engineers about their work, how they got into the industry, career opportunities, life as a […]

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Thriving on continuous excellence, progression and innovation, engineering has been greatly advantaged and transformed by the contributions of women. Join us to learn more about the industry from female professionals who have excelled in the field, their experiences, achievements and much more.

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Round table discussion at IEB (The Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh) council hall physically as well as via Zoom cloud. The meeting will be organised by The Engineers Foundation with the presence of IEB office beaerer on 23 June,2021.

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Wednesday, Jun 23, 10:00 AM GMT (i.e. 6:00 PM Hong Kong Time) To embrace the International Women in Engineering Day, the HKIE with joint institutions and universities including CIBSE, ICE HK Association, IET, HKU, CityU and HKPU welcome you to join the online sharing of Hong Kong distinguished women engineers and their roles in science, […]

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Speakers from Women in Mechanical, Geodetic, Metallurgical and Electrical Engineering will share how women Engineers are contributing to the SDGs.

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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

An online event hosted by the newly established Women in Engineering Pacific & Timor-Leste community – a stimulating conversation with panelists from across the Pacific and Timor-Leste discussing the aspirations of women engineers at various stages of their careers, the value of increased gender equity for the sector, and exploring some of the challenges they […]

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We invite you to join us for Engineering a Pathway: a lunch with Else Shepherd. Else was one of the first women to receive an electrical engineering degree from the University of Queensland in 1965. What she has achieved since has been outstanding with little regard for gender imbalances. To celebrate, International Women in Engineering […]

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Join Engineers Australia as we connect with female engineers from around the world to hear about their projects, their work and what it means to be an engineer in Myanmar, Nigeria, New Zealand, Peru, the UK and the USA. Learn about what motivated them to be an engineer and their engineering heroes. Delegates will hear […]

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EUROPE

Prior to INWED, Year 9 D&T students completed a number of STEM-based mini-projects including sustainable design and engineering. To contribute to INWED, they were asked to research 1 of 8 Women Engineering Pioneers to create an A4 poster. They also had to draw an engineering-themed invention. The best posters and inventions would be displayed in […]

​See more

The Faculty of Engineering and Informatics and the University Gender Staff Forum will be hosting an event on Wednesday 23rd June from 10am to 11am (BST) to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2021. We are holding a panel discussion celebrating engineering heroes. Dr Elaine Brown, Associate Dean for Equality Diversity & Inclusion will be […]

​See more

What’s the role of Engineers in decarbonising the Construction industry? Did you know that our buildings currently contribute to 38% of the Global carbon emissions? The figures show that the building floor area in the world is expected to double by 2060. DOUBLE! Join us on 24th June for a discussion about the Whole Life […]

​See more

As part of the NMITE Summer of Discovery, Spectris plc are proud to support this event. Challenging perceptions of engineering. To engineer: to work artfully to bring about something. An engineer: an ingenious person who designs and makes things. Engineers come in all shapes, sizes and genders! As part of the NMITE Summer of Discovery […]

​See more

A 1 hour interactive online session covering multiple sites across the Bosch Group in the UK. The main focus will be a panel of 5 female engineers from the UK and Germany moderated by myself (also an engineer) discussing current challenges brought about by the pandemic as well as advice for future engineers and career […]

​See more

EEMUA is supporting International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2021, which this year has the theme ‘Engineering Heroes’. We are pleased to be celebrating the amazing work that women engineers around the world are doing to support lives and livelihoods every day, not least in responding to the global pandemic over the past […]

​See more

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day Hear from Jo and Michelle, two inspirational Engineering Heroes for a Live Talk on International Women in Engineering Day. These STEM Ambassadors will explain why they chose to pursue careers in Engineering, what challenges they may have faced and why they have a passion for the industry. At the […]

​See more

We’re publishing an article, which will also accompany social media posts, celebrating the event and highlighting our team’s contributions both to Accu and the industry as well as featuring team member’s own #EngineeringHeroes. We’re actively encouraging our brand fans, customers and followers to join in and share their own success stories from women in engineering […]

​See more

Hopes and challenges for under-represented people in digital engineering: Listening workshop for International Women in Engineering Day, June 23rd 1.30-2.30pm The Digital Engineering Technology & Innovation (DETI) Programme is inviting you to get involved to support skills and workforces that include everyone. Technology and Engineering have some of the biggest skills shortages and job opportunities, […]

​See more

Join EthoEnergy’s virtual panel session where we engage with our female engineers to ask about career advice, past experiences and to learn more on the all-important question; what does an engineer actually do? Our panelists have held a variety of job roles – working with submarines, field engineering to c-suites.. and not to mention an […]

​See more

The First CEAS Women in Aerospace Conference will be held virtually on the 25 June 2021. The widest representation of the aerospace sector will be ensured with panelists from different entities: industry, national authorities & international organizations.

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Discussion with children (Age 8-12) on Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity Cable project and in Horizontal Directional Drilling elements. Further topics will include Women in Engineering and our own ‘No Wrong Path’ initiative to highlight the many routes into engineering. Location: Ballachulish, Highlands https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/St+Brides+Primary+School/@56.6910557,-5.210674,12.67z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x48893659e3193cb7:0xd86f6fddc1232f77!8m2!3d56.6908087!4d-5.1621003

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Discussion on the SSEN Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity cable project and the Horizontal Directional Drilling elements of the programme under Loch Linnhe. Talks with the Primary 4-7 (Age 8 to 12) children will include Women in Engineering and ‘No Wrong Path’ elements. Location: Ardgour, Ardnamurchan Peninsula, Highlands https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Ardgour+Primary+School/@56.7186694,-5.2681818,13.75z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x488949862e5eb875:0xd96a525d839c5687!8m2!3d56.7203344!4d-5.2617139

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Discussion on the SSEN Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity cable project and the Horizontal Directional Drilling elements of the programme under Loch Linnhe. Talks with young people aged 15-17 will also include Women in Engineering and ‘No Wrong Path’ elements. Location: Kinlochleven, Highland https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Kinlochleven+High+School/@56.7145765,-4.9692481,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x48892e1eb3241ed9:0xf3b181aec62faf3a!8m2!3d56.7145736!4d-4.9670594

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Discussion with children (Age 8-12) on Corran Narrows Subsea Electricity Cable project and in Horizontal Directional Drilling elements. Further topics will include Women in Engineering and our own ‘No Wrong Path’ initiative to highlight the many routes into engineering. Location: Glencoe, Highlands https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Glencoe+Primary+School/@56.6849216,-5.1157151,14.83z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x4889371e7ac5a145:0x47406a956f4c0778!8m2!3d56.6829435!4d-5.1057245

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Join us for this special event and hear inspirational women from pioneering engineering technology organisations share their unique stories and tips on how to overcome common challenges and thrive in this demanding environment. This is a cross-company event where you will meet successful women in the industry.

​See more

Virtual event with Four female Engineers from Seagate Technology, Derry, will share their career path to becoming an Engineer to local secondary school students. Followed by a Q&A session. We have 160 students currently signed up from the Northwest of Ireland.

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On Subsea 7 we will promote posts on LinkedIn to promote our women engineers and those who advocate for gender equality. The activity will take place from 21 to 23 June with people from different countries where we operate. Thanks

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Wednesday 23 June 6pm Henrietta Heald will talk about her new book, Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines, published to mark the centenary of the Women’s Engineering Society. The society was founded in 1919 by Katharine and Rachel Parsons, wife and daughter of Charles Parsons, inventor of the compound steam turbine. Magnificent Women tells the […]

​See more

A swift route to Net Zero Emissions is essential. The climate emergency is making this even more urgent. But what technical solutions are being deployed to meet the challenge? What can the engineering community do to bring their skills and expertise to help? This interactive knowledge exchange event aims to cover two of the most […]

​See more

Join the WES Climate Emergency Group #SDG7 team, in association with @TheIET, to celebrate #INWED21 with a free webinar: “How citizens, cities and countries access affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy” #EngineeringHeroes #WomenInEngineering – a series of introductory talks on approaches to Energy Efficiency and Net Zero Energy

​See more

Join us as we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) 2021 with this year’s theme Engineering Heroes! In our evening event we will hear from industry leaders as we explore what makes an engineering hero and how we can nurture and encourage future female engineers! The event will include an opening address by Dawn […]

​See more

The SheCanEngineer committee launched a STEM Poster competition for students aged 8-14 years to celebrate creativity and diversity in engineering and encourage more girls to consider engineering careers! Students were encouraged to work in teams to create their own engineering superhero to solve some of the issues facing society today. On 23rd June 2021, we […]

​See more

The University of Aberdeen are celebrating Women in Engineering Day 2021. Launching the podcast ‘Women in Engineering Day: In Conversation’ Listen to the full series here: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/events/resources/celebrating-women-in-engineering-1700.php Hosted by Sarah Chew, Managing Director of TechFest. Do you want to learn about the full cycle of an engineer’s journey? You can! Our podcast series, featuring conversations […]

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Welcome to the Lincolnshire Institute of Technology (LIoT), a collaboration of educators and employers. With centres across Lincolnshire, we have the common purpose of supporting the further development of Greater Lincolnshire’s economy by preparing the future and existing workforce. LIoT is proud to contribute to the celebration of International Women in Engineering on 23 June […]

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There’s no shortage of engineering heroes in the British Army! Meet the courageous military women in STEM. To celebrate Women in Engineering Day, the Army Women in STEM Network invites you to ‘Engineering Heroes’. This is a webinar discussing the careers and achievements of female military and civil engineers. This event is open to all. […]

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This virtual event will highlight the latest public safety communications research advancements, and consist of live and recorded content for you to build your own experience. Join us on Thursday, June 24, to hear the panel, Public Safety’s Female Innovators, featuring women in STEM pioneering innovation for first responder communications. Register for the free panel: […]

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We would like to invite our GMB women in engineering/construction to join us in celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2021 (INWED21) by taking part in our women in engineering conference. Shape union policy by developing a charter for women in the sector, demanding better from our employers and calling for equality for our women. […]

​See more

Date: Wednesday 23 June 2021 Time: 2.00 – 5.00pm Location: This is an online event, hosted on Zoom Tickets: Free of charge Ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference, COP26, scheduled to take place in Glasgow in November, Newcastle University and the North of Tyne Combined Authority have joined forces to host the region’s inaugural […]

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We will be sharing videos and quotes from our female engineers on our social media platforms throughout International Women in Engineering Day 2021. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and Tiktok @oxengsci !

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Making Space for All Want to work for the ESA or NASA? Find life on another planet? Build the next-generation supersonic aircraft? Then this is for you! The Department of Engineering Science’s Women in Engineering Committee is organizing a mini-conference conference open to all students age 13 to 17 years old. This online event will […]

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To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2021, the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford is hosting two ‘Chat to our Engineers’ webinars aimed specifically at school students interested in engineering. Join either Dr Katherine Collett or Professor Cathy Ye in an exclusive webinar as they talk about their […]

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In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day 2021, themed #EngineeringHeroes, join the University of Oxford Engineering Science Flash Talks event online at 12:00 on 23 June with our engineering guest speakers to hear their stories, current focus and future goals! Featuring: Dr Katia Mandaltsi, Business Development and Strategy Manager at Oxford Heartbeat Dr Thea […]

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To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2021, the Department of Engineering Science is hosting two ‘Chat to our Engineers’ webinars aimed specifically at school students interested in engineering. Join either Dr Katherine Collett or Professor Cathy Ye in an exclusive webinar as they talk about their research, career and what it’s […]

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In support of INWED 2021 (International Women in Engineering Day) organised by FISITA Strategic Partner WES (Women Engineering Society) the online conference held on Thursday 24 June 2021 at 13:00 BST, will have a keynote presentation from Dr Hajar Mousannif, of Cadi Ayyad University, Morocco on ‘Real-time road crash prediction and AI-based driving behaviour analysis’.

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) with Abertay University About this event Abertay University has a good track record celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), and this year we are maintaining that tradition. Join us for presentations and conversations ‘Empowering STEM in our Communities’. Speaker Information: Dr Aneeqa Khan, Manchester University, Research Fellow, […]

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Join us as we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day in the second installment of our Thought Leadership Forum series. Hear from our panel of female engineers and how they’re shaping our industry through projects worldwide. Register today by visiting: https://info.zeeco.com/thought-leadership-forum-women-in-engineering

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This event explores the experiences of women who work in STEM, celebrating their roles and the paths they took to get there. The event explores the experiences of women in STEM. Celebrating Female career profiles and diversity of roles, from Apprentices to Directors, within engineering and manufacturing. This event will run to celebrate International Women […]

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The IAHR task force on Strengthening Diversity and Gender Equity, will host an online coffee chat preceded by a screening of “Picture a Scientist”, a feature-length documentary film chronicling the groundswell of researchers fighting gender discrimination and writing a new chapter for women scientists. The movie screening will be followed by a panel discussion on […]

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We are delighted to announce that Howden will be hosting a live virtual webinar on 17th June 2021 between 13:00 -14:30 BST. This event is aimed at young females in S1, S2, S3 and S4 in secondary school. During the event, you will hear from our Managing Director Emma Muller, as well as our current […]

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The 2021 International Women in Engineering Day will celebrate the amazing work of women engineers around the world. Join this informal meeting to hear from everyday engineers as they share their experiences of working in various engineering disciplines and their inspirations for following a career path that can change the world. Many of our speakers […]

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At Royal Wootton Bassett Academy in Wiltshire, we celebrate #INWED each year with a celebratory event for our female Engineering staff and students. In 2021, we will be celebrating with a lunch together, where staff and students can meet and recognise the the importance of women in Engineering. Miss S Payne

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Engineering Research Futures (ERF) invite you to attend an event to celebrate the 2021 International Women in Engineering Day around the theme of “Engineering Heroes”. The Women’s Engineering Society (WES) is a charity and a professional network of women engineers, scientists and technologists offering inspiration, support and professional development. They support and inspire women to […]

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To celebrate this year’s International Women in Engineering day, an engineering student Tara takes over our social media and presents her first steps with Red Pitaya. Join her on her journey and support young women starting their engineering careers!

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As part of our INWED 21 celebrations, the School of Science and Engineering at the University of Dundee, together with StormBox productions, are in the midst of creating a video highlighting women in engineering and the variety of roles available. It will be a type of collage of lots of very short snippets from as […]

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The School of Science and Engineering at the University of Dundee, together with the Tayside and Fife branch of the Institution of Civil Engineers, is delighted to host this years’ annual STEM poster competition aimed at primary and secondary school students. The topic this year is “Travel in(to) the Future”. There are prizes in each […]

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For International Women in Engineering Day 2021 the University of Dundee in partnership with the Dundee and Angus Regional STEM Hub will be hosting an online panel and workshop on engaging with STEM. This event will take place on Friday the 25th of June 10.00-12.30. The event will include a panel including speakers from AFBE-Scotland […]

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As per previous years, the Women in ITS Forum celebrates INWED (international women in engineering day) by hosting a webinar on Wednesday 23 June. AGENDA (TBC) Daisy Chapman-Chamberlain on inclusive mobility Jennifer Berthiaume , Senior Digital Consultant, Arcadis Eric Sampson – Working parents/work life balance/Leadership Dr Ogochukwu Ugboma, Head of Department, Transport Management and Operations, […]

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) with Abertay University About this event Abertay University has a good track record celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), and this year we are maintaining that tradition. Join us for presentations and conversations ‘Empowering STEM in our Communities’. Speaker Information: Dr Aneeqa Khan, Manchester University, Research Fellow, […]

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Round Table live on Teams with about 9 women in engineering from different companies and countries, talking toghether about challenges, goals and experience they faced during this pandemic year with an eye to their sector and the other one to their woman life. A brief preview of some of our speakers: Silvia Gioja: the years’s […]

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How to become an ‘underwater astronaut’ Speaker: Izzy Penney MEng, Royal Navy Submarine Service Time: 6.30pm to 7.30pm London time Webinar – Free , but you must register Details and booking essential via ??????? – not yet available – joining details to be sent only to those that had registered . 48 hours and 1 […]

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In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day, CSA Catapult will be hosting At the Forefront of Innovation at 13:00 on Tuesday 22nd June, when we will be joined by a panel of female engineers, who are collaborating on projects and developing next-generation technology. Speakers include Dr Fatemeh Hoveizavi, Senior Engineer at CSA Catapult, Leesa […]

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A talk and a series of videos celebrating STEM Ambassadors engineering heros supporting IWED 21. The Teams Live Talk for schools starts at 1pm (with full safeguarding systems in place). The short inspirational video montages will be released hourly throughout the day. The STEM Hub of the South East (www.thestemhub.org.uk) based at Canterbury Christ Church […]

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Spanish Professional Association of Geomatics and Surveying Engineering (COIGT) will carry out a radio program on International Women in Engineering Day in which various collegiate members will participate telling their experience in the world of Geomatics and Surveying Engineering, and the work plan being developed by the COIGT Equality Commission will also be presented. The […]

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Day in the life video to promote our own women engineers and hopefully inspire other women to become engineers too.

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On the 17th of June, Vectio’s holding a streaming through the company’s YouTube Channel to promote STEAM careers and to reinforce the importance of female leaders in the Big Data area. Four female engineering heroes will speak-up their minds about the situation of transport engineering for women in Spain and will open up about the […]

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Thames Water are hosting a virtual event with four great speakers from industry and is introduced by Sarah Bentley (Thames Water CEO ) The following link takes you to the post on LinkedIn with the pdf leaflet (contains pictures and further details) https://www.linkedin.com/posts/lyndsay-h-037366120_inwed-thames-water-activity-6804045734778806272-wdON This will take place on 23rd June 2021 via teams. Everyone is […]

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Come and join us at our Facebook Page at: www.facebook.com/sheffunieng on Saturday 19th June from 10:30am. This online event is aimed at 4-10 year olds but anyone can join in. Every year, in celebration of International Women in Engineering Day, we bring engineering to the streets of Sheffield through our Engineering Imagination event. It would […]

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To celebrate INWED 2021, WESBath (the WES student group at the University of Bath) are hosting a free, virtual event on Tuesday 1st June 6-8pm with talks from four speakers & a panel discussion. The aim of the event is to bring together engineers at different stages of their careers to talk about their journey […]

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We invite you to join us for Engineering a Pathway: a lunch with Else Shepherd in Brisbane, Australia. Else was one of the first women to receive an electrical engineering degree from the University of Queensland in 1965. What she has achieved since has been outstanding with little regard for gender imbalances. To celebrate, International […]

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Join Stemettes for an hour-long event celebrating the contributions of women to STEM on International Women in Engineering Day 2021. Our very own Head Stemette, Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE, will discuss building a better STEM industry for the future together with a panel of female role models across STEM industry, entrepreneurship, and academia. The showcase […]

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Virtual Wednesday 23 June 12.00 – 13.30 Celebrating the end of the 7th year of the programme Network with WiBEC Alumnae – they will be there to share their own mentoring story and their journey from Brunel into the workplace Break out rooms #mentoringworks #womeninstem Speakers include Alex Knight, Founder of STEMAZING Ltd and also […]

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International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) 2021 is all about Engineering Heroes. We have more than our fair share in the north east. Let’s hear from a panel of key worker women on how they have responded to the pandemic and supported our lives and livelihoods. Some of our everyday heroes have been very visible […]

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24 June 2021, 5:30pm – 6:30pm What does inclusive leadership look like in 2021? Join Hayaatun Sillem, CEO of the Royal Academy on Engineering (CEO of the Academy) and special guests Aleida Rois, Senior Vice President Engineering at bp, and Loubna Bouarfa, Founder and CEO of Okra Technologies on 24 June for this critical conversation […]

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Wednesday, Jun 23, 12:00 PM BST Be inspired by our female engineering heroes of the present, past and future! From the UK, the Women’s Engineering Society presents a virtual celebration of International Women in Engineering Day. Join us as we also announce the 2021 Top 50 Women in Engineering Awards on this year’s theme of […]

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NORTH AMERICA

As part of Engineers Canada 30 by 30 conference- a multi-day virtual gathering in June 2021, we are hosting a panel discussion in celebration of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED). We invite the engineering community to a dynamic dialogue event that brings together young leaders and senior leaders in the profession for a conversation […]

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INWED 2021 Sponsors

If you would like to sponsor INWED and have your logo HERE please contact the INWED team on inwed@wes.org.uk.