Womens Engineering Society: Inspiring women as engineers, scientists and technical leaders

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    BCSWomen are looking to promote a career in IT, especially to women. To do this they will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the largest number of people learning to write Android smartphone applications at the same time. 

Latest newsletter - April 2015


Events coming up

Don't forget to vote by 16 May in the NCVO competition for this photo by Drew Tommons of our Magnificent Women activity.

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National Women in Engineering Day

WES Conference 'Engineering Women: Are They Returning?' 23 June 2015

NWED leaflet

NWED Resource Packs for 2015 - sponsored by Airbus, the IET and the Royal Academy of Engineering - are available now. Please request your copy here.

WES has worked to inspire women in engineering and allied sciences for 95 years; promotes careers in engineering; supports companies with gender diversity; and speaks as the collective voice of women engineers. See how here.
Watch the student conference 2014 overview:

Engaging girls - our web space that aims to convey the message that engineering is in everything, based on our research and Cupcake poster.

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Have a look and see how you can help WES in 2015. Volunteer and build your CV!

Calling all students!  Could you help promote WES at your University?  Email us now for copies of our journal to distribute at your University or College, and set up a WES Affiliated Student Group.


Join WES as a Company Member to support your technical women, demonstrate your support of gender equality in the workplace, or sponsor a WES project, programme or award. Share good practice with other employers. See our Corporate Supporters here.

Or, if you have jobs to advertise, see our new Jobs section.

Find out more about supporting WES

Donate to WES or make a payment

If you wish to make a donation to WES or have a payment to make, including one-off membership fees, you can now pay online Join online here.

WES Associates

WES works in conjunction with other similar organisations who share our goals. See the list of our Associates here.

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MentorSET has been temporarily suspended whilst funding is found to continue to offer this service. For further information please contact the WES office.

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