Understand the starting point so you can monitor progress

“It made it very clear to me that through a few targeted steps we could really make a significant impact.” 

Rachel Humphrey, Group Vice-President, Human Resources, Travelport

Become a TEN STEPS Signatory

Join over 50 signatories and sign up to the Ten Steps.

Don't be left behind - find out more today.

Email: info@wisecampaign.org.uk

Upcoming Events

Rochester

Monday 2nd of July 2018

09:00 - 16:30

The Engineering Taster Week (ETW) presents a unique opportunity to learn about the vast portfolio of products we design and produce in Rochester; and even a chance to use them in our simulation area.

University of Huddersfield

Friday 22nd of June 2018

12:00 - 16:30

Join us to explore this exciting subject area (engineering) through a choice of interactive workshops, discussion with staff and students and the chance to tour our amazing facilities.

University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL

Monday 15th of July 2019

10:00 - 12:30

Unlock your potential as a brilliant engineer with the help of experts from organisations like Airbus, National Composites Centre and National Nuclear Laboratory. Put your technical and team skills to the test to solve problems and deliver creative solutions on time and on budget.

Online

Tuesday 5th of June 2018

12:30 - 14:00

Join WISE members for valuable insights into returner programmes and career change initiatives.

Contributions from:
Mastercard - Anouska Ladds, VP Airlines, Hotels and OTA’s, European Business Development
Sky - Conrad Langworthy, Academy Leader, Group Technology
Tideway - Julie Thornton, HR Director

London

Friday 19th of October 2018

10:00 - 14:00

This is an invitation only event for representatives from WISE Ten Steps Signatory organisations.

Hosted by Mace, the event will give new signatories the chance to complete their diagnostic and share in the benchmarking and insight sharing.

IET Birmingham: Austin Court

Friday 22nd of June 2018

00:00 - 23:59

Take part in a day of debate, discussion and practical workshops to gain best-practice guidance and take a closer look at how to inspire, attract, recruit and retain more women in your organisation.

Online

Wednesday 26th of September 2018

12:30 - 14:00

Hear best practices from WISE members around sponsoring female talent.

Confirmed speakers include:
Skills 4 - Elizabeth Bonfield, Executive Coach and Trainer
Atkins - Alison McDougall, Consultant
CSO WISE Fellow 2016-17 - Michelle Martin, Pathology Governance & Quality Manager & Lead for Scientific Training at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

Ramboll

Monday 25th of June 2018

15:30 - 08:30

Ramboll, supported by ACE (Association for Consultancy and Engineering), is celebrating the 2018 International Women in Engineering Day by hosting a debate on “Futureproofing construction and engineering: How can we encourage and support girls into a STEM future?”

IET London

Thursday 6th of December 2018

18:00 - 23:00

Apply for the IET’s Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards, where lives and perceptions are changed.

Applications are now open for this prestigious set of awards, which look for the best young women engineers in the UK. Entries close 8 July 2018, with winners announced at the ceremony at IET London: Savoy Place on 6 December 2018.

Warton

Monday 16th of July 2018

09:00 - 16:30

As part of activities for Year of Engineer WISE members BAE Systems are running an Engineering Taster Week (ETW). Warton's Engineering Taster Week (ETW) is a five-day, residential course designed to offer students a glimpse into the day-to-day work of an engineer.

Monday 6th of August 2018

23:00 - 17:00

Do you know any tech-savvy girls ages 16 – 17 who are keen to hone their cyber security skills on a CyberFirst Advanced residential course?If so, FREE PLACES are available on this course designed to build upon the content of computer science A Level for students with an interest in computing and cyber security.

Nationwide

Friday 8th of March 2019

00:00 - 23:59

British Science Week, run by the British Science Association is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths, featuring entertaining and engaging events and activities across the UK for people of all ages.

Fujitsu

Tuesday 11th of September 2018

18:00 - 20:30

As part of AI Accelerator, we will be running a free cognitive services taster session, led by Distinguished Engineers and senior technologists from Fujitsu and Microsoft.

Goldman Sachs London HQ

Wednesday 14th of March 2018

13:32 - 13:32

Goldman Sachs invites women graduating in 2019 to attend a two-day symposium to learn about career opportunities in our Engineering organisation and how to succeed in the recruitment process.

RAF Cosford

Monday 6th of August 2018

00:00 - 23:59

The Smallpeice Trust has partnered with the RAF to offer this World of Engineering course which will be held at RAF Cosford base and is completely FREE for female students, Year 10 or students aged 14/15 yrs at the time of the course. (British nationals only)

There is no better way to experience the power of engineering than by seeing first-hand how it solves real life problems. This course teams you with RAF and other engineers, who will guide you through every step of the process.

Monday 13th of August 2018

11:00 - 17:00

Do you know any tech-savvy girls ages 14 – 15 who are keen to hone their cyber security skills on a CyberFirst Defenders residential course? If so, FREE PLACES are available on this course designed for students with a demonstrable interest in computing.

Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

Monday 5th of November 2018

18:00 - 22:00

Bristol Business School, UWE Bristol

Wednesday 23rd of May 2018

18:00 - 20:00

The first event organised by the WISE Bristol Hub will focus on employability skills for women in STEM professions.

Monday 30th of July 2018

11:00 - 17:00

Do you know any tech-savvy girls ages 15 – 16 who are keen to hone their cyber security skills on a CyberFirst Futures residential course? If so, FREE PLACES are available on this course designed for students who are familiar with computing and programming.

The IET, 2 Savoy Pl, London WC2R 0BL

Tuesday 14th of May 2019

10:00 - 18:00

Join us to be inspired, hear fresh ideas and network.
Get in touch if you are interested in being a sponsor or speaker.

Royal Holloway

Monday 23rd of July 2018

10:00 - 16:00

How do we detect particles? What are cosmic rays? What happens in temperatures that approach the absolute zero? From particle physics and accelerators to condensed matter and astronomy, in this course you’ll explore the world around us in an interactive, engaging and creative way.

Online and Social Media

Saturday 23rd of June 2018

00:00 - 23:59

Engineers from CGL are helping to support International Women in Engineering Day (INWED18) by making short “selfie” videos to show what inspired or inspires them to become engineers.

Tuesday 27th of November 2018

12:30 - 14:00

This webinar will be of interest to those who were unable to attend the Ten Steps in-person event in October.

UCL Faculty of Engineering Sciences

Tuesday 17th of July 2018

00:00 - 23:59

Engineers increasingly find themselves tasked to envision, invent, and construct creative solutions to Grand Challenges. Over the years, insightful solutions have required ever more creativity and greater integration of interdisciplinary ideas. While established fundamentals still form the invariant foundation for engineering practice, the Engineer of Tomorrow will certainly require a different perspective than engineers in the past. How can universities support today’s aspiring engineers in preparation for the uncertain challenges they will be facing tomorrow?

University of Warwick

Monday 9th of July 2018

10:00 - 16:00

Engineering innovation impacts on critical situations and can help people to live safely and securely. This course provides a chance to find out what technology development can do, from earthquake resistant housing to drones delivering medicine, and will investigate how the engineering links with other disciplines to deliver benefit to those in most need.

Westminster Abbey

Thursday 22nd of November 2018

10:45 - 13:00

Representatives from the engineering community, engineering charities and members of the general public are invited to join the Secretary of State for Transport, government representatives and Year of Engineering partners in celebrating the outstanding contribution that engineers past and present have made to society.

Friday 8th of March 2019

00:00 - 23:59

The future is exciting. Let's build a gender-balanced world.
Everyone has a part to play - all the time, everywhere.
Balance drives a better working world. Let's all help create a #BalanceforBetter.

Plymouth

Tuesday 9th of October 2018

16:30 - 19:30

Women in STEM Plymouth networking event to celebrate Ada Lovelace day

The University of Manchester

Tuesday 24th of July 2018

10:00 - 16:00

Ignite your potential with the ‘Year of Engineering 2018′ course that shines a spotlight on the exciting and dynamic world of engineering. Designed specifically for Years 8 and 9, this course will dare you to imagine the world of tomorrow, giving you the chance to work alongside world leading engineering companies which in the past have included Aston Martin, Jaguar Land Rover and the RAF.

Nationwide

Sunday 23rd of June 2019

00:00 - 23:59

​​International Women in Engineering Day is an international awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and focuses attention on the amazing career opportunities available to girls in this exciting industry.

Monday 4th of March 2019

00:00 - 23:59

National Apprenticeship Week (NAW 2019) takes place 4 to 8 March 2019.

This annual celebration of apprenticeships will bring the whole apprenticeship community together to celebrate the impact of apprenticeships on individuals, employers and the economy.

BDP.

Friday 22nd of June 2018

18:00 - 20:30

WHEN: Friday 22nd June 18.00 – 20.30
WHERE: BDP, 16 Brewhouse Yard, London EC1V 4LJ
To celebrate this year’s International Women in Engineering Day our London studio engineers are hosting a networking evening open to everybody interested in the various engineering professions.

Royal Society

Thursday 4th of October 2018

18:30 - 22:00

Sponsored by  Institution of Engineering and Technology,  Royal Academy of Engineering,   and WSP, the seminar is AFBE's  flagship networking event of the year for STEM professionals/ students, BAME community groups, STEM promoters, stakeholders from engineering organisations, politicians and the wider community.

Royal Holloway, University of London, Edham. TW20 0EQ

Monday 8th of July 2019

10:00 - 16:00

How do we detect particles? What are cosmic rays? What happens in temperatures that approach the absolute zero? From particle physics and accelerators to condensed matter and astronomy, in this course you’ll explore the world around us in an interactive, engaging and creative way.

Plymouth

Thursday 20th of September 2018

16:30 - 19:30

Women in STEM Plymouth's next quarterly networking event

Warwick

Monday 13th of August 2018

11:00 - 17:00

Designed by cyber security experts from the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre, the nationwide courses will be delivered by experienced training partner QA, and The Smallpeice Trust.

University of Hertfordshire

Saturday 30th of June 2018

10:00 - 16:00

To mark the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day and 2018 The Year of Engineering, the School of Engineering and Technology at the University of Hertfordshire is hosting a special event to celebrate the occasion.

Mary Rose Museum

Thursday 21st of June 2018

18:30 - 21:00

o celebrate the Year of Engineering and the International Day of Women in Engineering, the Mary Rose Trust and the University of Portsmouth are holding an event to network, share experiences and discuss the future of women in engineering.

Plymouth

Wednesday 14th of November 2018

17:45 - 20:00

Women in STEM Plymouth's Young Women into STEM Careers Fair - meet representatives from over 30 local businesses

The Sandhurst Trust

Thursday 24th of May 2018

10:00 - 17:00

Stem Careers Showcase - A joint venture between the Army and industry to showcase the breadth of educational and career pathways into STEM careers for young aspiring female students.

Online

Friday 5th of October 2018

17:00 - 17:00

We invite you to participate in the Goldman Sachs Global Women's CodeSprint, powered by HackerRank.

You will compete against other coding enthusiasts across the globe to demonstrate your skillset, and for a
chance to win awesome prizes!

Sign up today through the registration link to enter the contest. Additional details are provided on the
website.

See you then!

Wellcome Collection

Tuesday 27th of November 2018

10:00 - 15:30

This conference will enable business and education leaders to discuss the opportunities that already exist, find new ways of working together and build a coalition for innovation in London in promoting STEM professions. Delegates will be able to hear from a range of exciting speakers from the world of STEM and business.

Rochester

Monday 9th of July 2018

09:00 - 16:30

As part of activities for Year of Engineer WISE members BAE Systems are running an Engineering Taster Week (ETW). Rochester Engineering Taster Week (ETW) is a five-day, residential course designed to offer students a glimpse into the day-to-day work of an engineer.

Mastercard 10 Upper Bank Street Canary Wharf London E14 5NP

Wednesday 28th of March 2018

13:32 - 13:32

Thu 01 March 2017 | WISE are delighted to be sponsoring the Diversity in Engineering Award at the Semta Skills Awards 2018 | The Semta Skills Awards 2018 will take place on Thursday 1st March 2018 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London.

Central London

Tuesday 22nd of May 2018

08:45 - 16:30

The Women in STEM Conference 2018 offers a leading platform to analyse how all employers and education providers can work effectively to enhance the participation, recruitment and advancement of Women in STEM.

Participants will gain the latest best practice insights from policy experts and practitioners in developing strategies to enhance the impact and progression of women in STEM and diversify the educational paths leading to high quality STEM careers

Mercedes-Benz

Tuesday 15th of May 2018

10:00 - 15:00

Want to inspire the next generation of women in STEM? Can you help break down stereotypes about STEM careers? Take advantange of this amazing, FREE opportunity to be trained in WISE's revolutionary People Like Me approach.

Join a network of over 1,900 trained ambassadors who are using the resource to change mindsets and help girls feel confident exploring STEM careers. The resource has reached over 5,000 girls since being launched in 2015 and now we are creating a new resource pack just for the Thurrock region.

Saturday 23rd of June 2018

00:00 - 23:59

International Women in Engineering Day is an international awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and focuses attention on the amazing career opportunities available to girls in this exciting industry. It celebrates the outstanding achievements of women engineers throughout the world.

University of Warwick

Monday 16th of July 2018

10:00 - 12:30

Unlock your potential as a brilliant engineer with the help of experts from organisations like Airbus, National Composites Centre and National Nuclear Laboratory. Put your technical and team skills to the test to solve problems and deliver creative solutions on time and on budget. It might be the first step on a career path that can really take you places. Proudly supported by Leonardo.

Leeds College of Building

Tuesday 5th of June 2018

13:00 - 17:00

This half day workshop introduces attendees to the WISE Ten Steps. This simple framework enables an organisation to create an action plan for the attraction, retention and development of female talent in order to create a gender balanced organisation.

London

Wednesday 16th of May 2018

14:00 - 17:00

What measures are aerospace and aviation employers taking to increase the diversity of their workforce? What's the business case, why should the industry be more inclusive? What recruitment and selection processes ensure people with the right skills from all backgrounds can successfully apply? What is the future for online application forms, aptitude tests, assessment centres and interview techniques? What impact will the new apprenticeship standards have on graduate recruitment and where is the skills gap?

This Royal Aeronautical Society seminar will bring together perspectives and the latest updates from employers and universities to address these issues, followed by discussion and a networking reception to share ideas and experiences.

InterContinental London – The O2

Thursday 8th of November 2018

08:00 - 17:00

Actively demonstrate your organisation’s commitment to employing a diverse workforce by attending two days of debate, panel discussions and practical workshops.

Monday 13th of August 2018

13:00 - 13:00

WISE member University of Southampton has won the IEEE Women in Engineering Summit bid and will host a programme of events from 13-15 August.

Tuesday 8th of October 2019

00:00 - 23:59

Ada Lovelace Day (ALD) is an international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). It aims to increase the profile of women in STEM and, in doing so, create new role models who will encourage more girls into STEM careers and support women already working in STEM.

Royal Aeronautical Society Headquarters

Thursday 28th of June 2018

19:00 - 19:45

Amy Johnson Named Lecture 2018
28 June 2018
No.4 Hamilton Place, London
This years Amy Johnson Named Lecture speaker will be AVM Sue Gray from The Royal Air Force.
The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception from 19:00 until 19:45.

8 Northumberland Avenue

Thursday 15th of November 2018

18:00 - 23:00

The WISE Awards is a unique annual event, a special opportunity to recognise inspiring organisations and individuals actively addressing the core concerns of WISE: promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics to girls and women.

Mastercard 10 Upper Bank Street Canary Wharf London E14 5NP

Friday 30th of March 2018

19:32 - 20:32

Are you an employer or school in south Essex? Do you want to engage girls with STEM careers and to access higher education? Would you like the opportunity to take part in an innovative new outreach project for free? If you’re ready to help change young people’s lives, then this is the event for you!

Mastercard 10 Upper Bank Street Canary Wharf London E14 5NP

Wednesday 28th of March 2018

13:32 - 13:32

This afternoon session will include presentations from WISE corporate members on their initiatives for returners and career changers, as well as the opportunity to share ideas and experiences in small groups.

Cardiff University

Monday 16th of July 2018

10:00 - 16:00

Ignite your potential with the ‘Year of Engineering 2018’ course that shines a spotlight on the exciting and dynamic world of engineering. Designed specifically for Years 8 and 9, this course will dare you to imagine the world of tomorrow, giving you the chance to work alongside world-leading engineering companies which in the past have included Aston Martin, Jaguar Land Rover and the RAF.

Warton

Monday 9th of July 2018

09:00 - 16:30

As part of activities for Year of Engineer WISE members BAE Systems are running an Engineering Taster Week (ETW). Warton's Engineering Taster Week (ETW) is a five-day, residential course designed to offer students a glimpse into the day-to-day work of an engineer.

3M Innovation Centre, Bracknell

Thursday 31st of January 2019

09:30 - 15:00

Women in Innovation: What can be done to extend collaboration & increase female participation? will feature keynote speakers, followed by a round table discussion and tour of 3M's Innovation Centre.

Our Members

X