The Women in STEM Conference 2019 will offer a leading platform to evaluate how all education providers and employers can work effectively to enhance the participation, recruitment and advancement of Women in STEM. Participants will gain the latest best practice insights from practitioners and policy experts in enhancing diversity in STEM industries, supporting pipeline progression and ensuring improved uptake of girls and women entering STEM education and careers.
Reasons to Attend:
- Associate Deans
- Athena SWAN Advisors
- Athena SWAN Managers
- Deans of Sciences
- Development Officers
- Faculty Leaders
- Heads of Careers
- Heads of Departments
- Heads of Diversity
- Heads of Engineering
- Heads of Equality
- Heads of Recruitment
- Heads of Science
- Learning and Development Officers
- Outreach Managers
- Project Coordinators
- Senior Lecturers
- Senior Policy Advisers
- STEM Leads
* This conference is also open to the private and voluntary sectors to encourage discussion and networking.
An inspiring and motivational event with fantastic networking opportunities.
Curriculum Manager, Forth Valley College
This was a very inspirational event which left me feeling highly motivated! From this I am now aiming to build some projects within my own place of work to keep this momentum going of promoting Women in STEM.
Lecturer, Burnley College
I thoroughly enjoyed this event and the quality of the speakers who were all leading initiatives within their respective organisations.
Lecturer, University of Sheffield
Great event and one of the most informative and interesting I have attended to date. Great venue, lots of networking and speakers who were totally relevant and interesting.
Schools and College Liaison Tutor, University of Derby
A very interesting day which gave an insight into the state of women in STEM at all stages of a career from school to the workplace.
Outreach Officer, University of Bath
Excellent event with lots of current industry speakers.
Athena Swan Project Manager, University of Greenwich
The event was very positive and inspiring. I gained a lot of useful information and case studies where women are working well in STEM.
Deputy Head of Engineering, Riverside College Halton
The event was very insightful about the roles of women in STEM and the work that needs to be done to introduce the Women in STEM agenda to the sector. The speakers were motivating and positive in highlighting what is happening at the moment and the current gender employment trends.
Head of Biology, Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form
The event was very good, an excellent platform for networking and meeting people from different sectors with an interest in STEM.
Qualifications Officer, Scottish Qualifications Authority
The Women in STEM conference was a brilliant opportunity to network with delegates from various sectors across the country. A brilliant event with stimulating speakers and delegates alike.
Science Teacher, Cantell School
A really useful event for anyone in education seeking to raise participation and engagement amongst young girls. I came away enthused and with a raft of ideas, inspiration and contacts.