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Engineering and Informatics celebrates National Women in Engineering Day

The School of Engineering and Informatics is organising an event on 23rd June 2016 which focuses on career opportunities and challenges for female engineers and computer scientists. The event is open to all staff and students, and female students are particularly encouraged to attend.

 

National Women in Engineering Day – Celebration Event

Athena Swan

University of Sussex
School of Engineering and Informatics

Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 14:00 – 17:00
Fulton A (Lecture Theatre)

AGENDA

14:00 – 14:15 Welcome – tea/coffee
14:15 – 14:20 Opening talk: Women in Engineering at Sussex
Dr Spyros Skarvelis-Kazakos
14:20 – 14:40 Women in the Engineering Industry
Dr Penny Atkins, Ricardo UK Ltd
14:40 – 15:00 Women in Academia Career stage 1: Post-Doctoral
Dr Elizabeth Rendon-Morales
15:00 – 15:20 Women in Academia Career stage 2: Early Career
Miss Pollie Barden
15:20 – 15:40 Women in Academia Career stage 3: Established
Dr Helen Prance
15:40 – 16:10 Panel discussion
Dr Penny Atkins
Miss Pollie Barden
Dr Helen Prance
Dr Elizabeth Rendon-Morales
Ms Diane Simpson-Little
Dr Spyros Skarvelis-Kazakos (chair)
Dr Esin Yavuz
16:10 – 17:00 Drinks reception

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By: John Carroll
Last updated: Thursday, 16 June 2016

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