Here are the Academy's Diversity & Inclusion Programme newsletters:

September 2018 newsletter (996.22 KB)

February 2018 newsletter (810.09 KB)

September 2017 newsletter (1.02 MB)

February 2017 newsletter (1.71 MB)


Previous newsletters can be found here.



February 2019

LGBT History Month

LGBT History Month is celebrated in February in the UK and aims to increase the visibility of LGBT people and their experiences, and to raise awareness of matters affecting the LGBT community.


4 February

Steering Group (by invitation only).

14 February

D&I Committee meeting (by invitation only)
The D&I Committee has the oversight of Academy D&I programme and internal work. The Committee meets on a quarterly basis to discuss progress of activities and projects. If you are Fellow and would like to be involved, please email

27 February

DILG Steering Group meeting (by invitation only)
Meeting of engineering employers and employer-led organisations that steers the employer strand of the D&I Programme. Participation is by invitation but if you would like to know more, please email
March 2019

4 March 2019

Inclusive recruitment (by invitation only)

The Inclusive recruitment workshops aim to develop an understanding of how running an inclusive recruitment process could help employers achieve a more diverse workforce. It will share tools and techniques at a practical level that will help employers develop an inclusive recruitment process. If you would like to take part please email


8 March 2019

International Women’s Day (IWD)

The campaign theme for 2019’s IWD is ‘Press for Progress’. IWD is a global day that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

Previous events can be found here.