Conference timetable

  • 08.15 – 09.00 Registration

SPEAKERS

  • 09.00 – 09.10 RAF Security Briefing
  • 09.30 – 09.35 Welcome from Group Captain David Arthurton, Station Commander,  RAF Leeming
  • 09.35 – 09.40 “Why Soroptimists?” Judy Sheahan & Angela Edwards, SI Richmond and Dales
  • 09.40 – 10.00 “Not just for boys” KEYNOTE SPEAKER Ann Watson, CEO SEMTA

10.00 – 10.20 BREAK

  • 10.20 – 10.40 “Expedition to becoming a grown-up” Josie Morrissey, Tarmac, a CRH company
  • 10.40 – 11.00 “A classroom to boardroom strategy to achieve gender balance: where we are now, what works and opportunities for collaboration” Helen Wollaston CEO WISE
  • 11.10 – 11.30 “Getting girls into Physics” David Bailey, National STEM Centre
  • 11.30 – 12.00 BREAK STEM Ambassadors bus to view Workshops
  • 12.00 – 12.10 “Helping people do more, feel better, live longer” Glaxo Smith Kline PLC
  • 12.10 – 12.20 STEM opportunities in Her Majesty’s Forces
  • 12.20 – 12.30 “Northumbrian Water: More than just Water” Scientific Services, N’brian Water Ltd

12.40 – 13.30 LUNCH

  • 13.40 – 14.00 “Woman in a man’s world” Carole Cuthbertson, Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd

14.00 – 14.30 BREAK

  • 14.30 – 14.40 “Proudly building Britain’s future heritage” Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd
  • 14.40 – 14.50 “Breaking down engineering stereotypes in schools” Jamie Smith, Hurworth School
  • 14.50 – 15.00 “It Takes a Village: The importance of STEM positive communities” DePuy Synthes (Johnson &Johnson)

15.00 – 15.30 BREAK

  • 15.30 – 15.50 Question Time: Chaired by Angela Edwards, SI Richmond and Dales Panel: Ann Watson, Helen Wollaston, Margaret Emsley, Jamie Smith
  • 15.50 – 16.00 Evaluation and Close Judy Sheahan, President, SI Richmond and Dales

MARKETPLACE

Stands open for visiting from 08:30 to 15:40

WORKSHOPS

STEM WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS 11.10 – 12.40 AND 13.40 – 15.10