The Royal Aeronautical Society works closely with the Royal Academy of Engineering and other Professional Engineering Institutions (PEIs) to progress activities that aim to improve diversity and inclusivity across aerospace engineering and aviation. 

The Academy published an update twice a year to keep all stakeholders and interested parties up to date with activities and progress so download the update now from the last six months. Topics in this issue include:

  • Engineering Diversity Concordat - data gathering and reporting
  • PEI diversity pilot projects
  • Diversity Leadership Group (DLG) comprises senior leaders from 40 engineering employers and organisations to focus on practical collective action including RAeS Past President, Jenny Body OBE FRAeS
  • National Women in Engineering Day
  • 10 steps for retaining women in STEM
  • Social Mobility Foundation - Engineering Futures
  • STEM Disability Committee

Read the Autumn 2014 Diversity in Engineering update.

Emma Bossom
11 November 2014