Parents and parents-to-be are invited to meet other Imperial colleagues in a similar situation for informal networking and mutual support. HR will also be present to answer any questions in relation to maternity leave, paternity/maternity support leave, adoption leave, surrogacy leave and shared parental leave.

Below are a list of the upcoming dates for the Babies and Bumps sessions, which take place between 12:00-12:45:

(All sessions listed below will be taking place virtually on Microsoft Teams via an invite from the Parents Network. If you are on the Parents Network mailing list, you will receive an email ahead of each session requesting sign-ups.)

  • Tuesday 10 January 2023
  • Tuesday 7 February 2023
  • Tuesday 7 March 2023
  • Tuesday 4 April 2023
  • Tuesday 2 May 2023
  • Tuesday 6 June 2023
  • Tuesday 4 July 2023
  • Tuesday 1 August 2023
  • Tuesday 5 September 2023
  • Tuesday 3 October 2023
  • Tuesday 7 November 2023
  • Tuesday 5 December 2023

For further information of the network meetings, to register your interest in attending and/or to be added onto the parents mailing list, please contact the Parents Network on