Diversity in Engineering by David Mather

The issue of diversity is being discussed across the Engineering sector. To combat historical prejudices Google have even proposed new emoji’s which show women in various professions, including Business, Science and Technology. Conversations on the balance of race, gender, sexuality and age of employees within engineering and technology industries lead to a common outcome; engineering and technology should be inclusive industries where people are employed for their skills, irrespective of background.

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Attending CIBSE YEN's Global Conference in Hong Kong by David Mather

In November 2015 Chairs and Vice-Chairs of CIBSE’s Young Engineers Network from the centres in the UK, Ireland, China, Dubai, Australia & New Zealand travelled to Hong Kong for the 2015 CIBSE YEN Global Conference. As the current Chair of the YEN Centre in London I was fortunate enough to attend the conference too.

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