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Celebrating Imperial's women engineers

International Women in Engineering Day from the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) will celebrate its 9th year in 2022 and we will be celebrating at Imperial College.

Figures as of June 2021 show that 16.5% of engineers are women - INWED gives women engineers around the world a profile when they are still hugely under-represented in their professions.


International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) 2022 celebration

A celebration of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) 2022, hosted by the Women in Engineering Network (WiN). A workshop, table-top escape games, key note speech and networking with refreshments.

Wednesday, 22 June 2022
12.30 - 18.00

International Women in Engineering Day 2022 – Engineering an inclusive economy

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering welcomes you to a talk by Dr Hayaatun Sillem. Dr Sillem will discuss the Academy’s Mission, Vision and Activities around promotion of Women in Engineering contextualised within the Academy’s Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan, including its implementation and how it will impact the gender balance and experience of women in engineering in the UK, but also in relation to the Academy’s overseas work.

Thursday, 23 June 2022
13.00 - 14.00

A Perspective in Academic Careers with Professor Sossina Haile

Ask key questions about advancing your academic career with the Walter P. Murphy Professor of Materials Science and Engineering from Northwestern University Professor Sossina Haile. This meeting is specifically for Early Career Researchers.

Thursday, 23 June 2022
16.00 - 17.00