Women & Girls in Science

Women & Girls in Science

This event has finished Took place on: Saturday, 10th Feb 2018

We invite young women and girls (and anyone who is interested to support our event!) to London for a day of discovery, inspiration and learning. This is an opportunity to hear the stories of professional women and girls in science and technology, to learn more about the work they do, and to get hands on with fun learning activities in free workshops.

If you are a student looking into future careers advice, a recent graduate looking at your next move or work experience, or simply someone who loves to learn--this event is for you. If you would like to help our mission as a speaker, mentor, or workshop leader, please let us know by registering your interest in the sign up form.

Learn about careers in science and technology
Meet professional women in industry -- hear advice about study and career paths
Develop a new skill in a science or tech discovery workshop
Build your network of contacts
Join a group mentoring session for feedback and guidance
Learn how to get work experience in the field

AGENDA - SATURDAY 10TH FEBRUARY

9:00  Registration
10:00 Welcome & Keynote:  Change the World with Science & Technology
10:30 Careers in Science & Technology:  Stories, Advice & Panel Session
11:30 Break - Tea & Coffee
12:00 Speed Networking Session 1- Meet & Exchange with Professional Women
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Workshops - Session 1
14:30 Workshops - Session 2
15:30 Break - Tea & Coffee
16:00 Speed Networking Session 2
16:30
16:30 Close

AGENDA - SUNDAY 11TH FEBRUARY

9:00  Registration
10:00 Welcome & Keynote:  Girls in Science & Technology
10:30 Girls in STEM: Inspiring Stories & Panel Session
11:30 Break - Tea & Coffee
12:00 Speed Networking Session 1- Meet & Exchange with like-minded Girls
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Workshops - Session 1
14:30 Workshops - Session 2
15:30 Break - Tea & Coffee
16:00 Speed Networking Session 2 - Meet & Exchange with like-minded Girls
16:30 Closing Remarks

WORKSHOPS

Our workshops are designed to give you help you discover and learn new skills in science and technology. Whether discovering scientific research, learning to code, getting an introduction to artificial intelligence, robotics and machine learning, or to learning how to get work experience in the field, this is an opportunity to spend a day finding out more about your field of interest.

Students under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Cost: Free of Charge


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

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Europe/London Women & Girls in Science This is an opportunity to hear the stories of professional women and girls in science and technology, to learn more about the work they do, and to get hands on with fun learning activities in free workshops. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/02/10/women-amp-girls-in-science-164853 Microsoft Accelerator,70 Wilson Street,,London

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Location

Microsoft Accelerator,

70 Wilson Street, London, EC2A 2DB

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