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Celebrating Women Engineers

4th August 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of Britain's involvement of WW1

Take a look at the online version of our wallchart illustrating how women played a significant part in WW1 as engineers and how the IET and the Women's Engineering Society continue to support women in engineering today.




CMI Diplomas in Leadership and Management


 

The IET has joined with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) to provide courses to IET Members who have achieved professional registration. These qualifications allows professionally registered members to gain exemption from some of the modules to achieve a recognised management qualification.

Visit the IET/CMI page for more information.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Webinar: Women in Leadership

    () The IET Women's Network is pleased to announce the next in its series of webinars; Women in Leadership, presented by Associate Structural Engineer, Roma Agrawal.

    Roma will be talking about her journey into...

  • Equality Diversity & Inclusion - Making the Business Case

    () In this panel discussion you will have the opportunity to hear from distinguished speakers about the organisational and business benefits of diversity and inclusion. Equality and diversity isn’t just about a...
  • Robotics Science for Smarter Cars

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    The Young Professional's event will be presented by Prof. Paul Newman, BP Professor of Information Engineering, Head of The Oxford Mobile Robotics Group, EPSRC Leadership Fellow, Dept Engineering Science,...

Women's Network Newsletters

Keep up-to-date with IET activity and industry news with our monthly newsletters!

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Webinars

We have produced a series of videos that provide tips on building confidence and assertiveness, in addition to information on unconscious bias and stereotype threat.

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Women's Network Events

  • Webinar: Women in Leadership (Approved)

    (27/08/14 01:00) The IET Women's Network is pleased to announce the next in its series of webinars; Women in Leadership, presented by Associate Structural Engineer, Roma Agrawal.

    Roma will be talking about her journey into... Submitted by: Jo Foster

Most Recent Blog Posts

Thank you very much to Dave Spinks,  Fellow of the IET,  for sending this fantastic write-up to the Women's Network! During the week commencing 4 th August 2014, a group of young women visited the Defence School of Aeronautical Engineering (DSAE) Cosford, as part of the ongoing “Women into Science and Engineering” (WISE)... read more...
Posted by Jo Foster on The IET Women's Network Aug 15, 2014 9:04 GMT
Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani wins the Fields Medal, considered the Nobel of math, and breaks into a male-dominated academic elite. All 52 previous winners of the award were men! Read more... read more...
Posted by Jo Foster on The IET Women's Network Aug 13, 2014 10:29 GMT

Women's Network - Recent Discussions Posts

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    Hi,

    I'm Malissa. I'm an E&I Engineer with BG Group and currently I am based in Brisbane, Australia.  I have been working with BG Group for almost one year as a graduate engineer. Before this, I worked as Wireline Field Engineer with Schl...
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    This week, CMI have released figures showing that women executives are paid 23%  or £9,069.00 less per year than their male counterparts today in the UK.

    Read more...

    ''Grazia magazine is petitioning for Section 78 of the Equalit...
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    We still need voluteers to help man the IET stand. The event is at Stoneleigh Park near Kenilworth and is in conjunction with Coventry Festival of Motoring. Free admission. Please contact dwiller@theiet.org if you can help.

Women's Network - Recent Group Activity

Opportunities That Make a Difference

Inspiring the Future launched the national Inspiring Women Campaign at an event hosted by Miriam González Durántez, Partner, Dechert and wife of Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg with girls from 11 state secondary schools in London talking about careers with 10 high profile women - including Mumsnet founder Carrie Longton, broadcaster Fiona Bruce and EasyJet CEO Carolyn McCall.

The Inspiring Women Campaign will see 15,000 women from a wide range of occupations going into state schools over the next year, talking to 250,000 young women. 
For more information...

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Woman on top of the world: the M&S leading lady who helped build the Shard.

M&S’s latest leading lady is also a structural engineer who helped build the Shard. Roma Agrawal talks to Susannah Butter about being a role model and why London needs more high rises. Visit roma
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Welcome to the IET Women's Network Community!

The IET Women's Network is an initiative, set up in order to engage with under-represented groups within engineering and technology and support them throughout their career.

This platform will enable you to maintain a central point of professional contact with like-minded individuals, share stories, information, contribute to discussions as well as create them. 

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Role models

                                     
The IET has interviewed a number of inspirational women in engineering and technology,
in order to highlight their achievements and show their routes into
academia and industry.
If you would like to join the increasing list of inspirational female role models please email womensnetwork@theiet.org

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Resources

The IET Women's Network aims to provide you with a means of support to help you throughout your career and help you achieve your aspirations.

View the IET Women's website

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Professional Registration Interview

Professional Registration Interview
Sarah Farmer

The Professional Review Interview (PRI) film is a tutorial for Professional Engineers seeking Incorporated Engineer (IEng) and Chartered Engineer (CEng) registration. It will also be very useful for IET members involved in registration as Advisers, Interviewers, Mentors or Industry Representatives

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