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16 September

D&I in education and training, accreditation and examinations

This workshop will share good practice and practical tips to increase D&I in education and training, accreditation and examinations. If you would like to attend and are from a PEI, please contact Monica Stancu. If you are from a Science Council member body, please contact B wagenbach.

 

19 September

Athena Forum

The Athena Forum aims to work towards a goal of proportional democratic representation in STEMM through providing a unified voice for influencing policy and effecting cultural change.

 

23 to 27 September

National Inclusion Week

National Inclusion Week is an annual campaign run by Inclusive Employers to raise awareness of the importance of inclusion in the workplace and the business benefits of having a diverse and included workforce.

 

October 2019

Black History Month

Since 1987, Black History Month has been celebrated every October in the UK. The event is formally recognised by the government and highlights Black history, culture, arts and contributions to the economic, social and political landscape of the UK. The Academy works with some of the world's leading BAME engineers. Read some of their stories, including how they got into engineering, their career highlights, and their thoughts on what more needs to be done to encourage BAME engineering leaders of the future.

 

Graduate Engineering Engagement Programme (GEEP)

Events giving employers the opportunity to engage directly with diverse engineering students will take place in London, Manchester and Birmingham between October and December. For more information contact us

 

3 December 

International Day for Persons with Disabilities

This date aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development, and to increase awareness of the situation of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.

 

January 2020

The Academy’s annual diversity and inclusion event will take place on 28 January 2020. More details in mid October.

 

Previous events can be found here.