How women are inspiring the next generation of engineers

23 Jun 2021 10:00 to 11:30

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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 actively take part in initiatives that promote engineering and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematic) to young people.

Hear what you can do and how you can become involved in the vital work of inspiring the next generation of engineers. 



Welcome and introduction - Lisa-Jayne Cook, STEM Ambassador

STEMAZING -  How to inspire and empower women through STEM - Alex Knight, STEMAZING 

Engaging with the next generation. What can you do? Lisa Pogson, Airmaster 

Hear from engineers promoting the sector 

  • Promoting engineering internationally - Ina Colombo,  Deputy Director International Institute of Refrigeration 
  • Stemazing and careers, Mary Najjuma, Stemazing, National Energy Efficient Refrigeration consultant at UNIDO
  • Working with IOR Regional Branches, Linda McVittie, Sales Manager, J&E Hall
  • Experience of working in the military - Helen O'Brien, Mechanical Engineer, Ex RAF
  • Award-winning Apprentice Gemma Weston

Helping improving access to refrigeration globally  -  The importance of engineering -The Surechill Story. Izzy Carruthers, Surechill 


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