Cambridge Association for Women in Science and Engineering (AWiSE)
Cambridge AWiSE is a voluntary regional network for women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in both industry and academia and for women wishing to return to STEM after a career break. We bring together women with common interests and act as a source of support, information and inspiration and help women stay in STEM. We provide a broad range of events, regular networking opportunities and information through our website and mailing list.
|Address:||Cambridge AWiSE, Cambridge|
|Membership type:||Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)|
We provide networking opportunities through our regular meetings and a forum for discussion on issues such as mentoring, work-life balance, part-time and flexible working and more. Our website (www.camawise.org.uk) provides information on our meetings, information, news and a large resource section.
Our membership covers all STEM disciplines, at all levels, from mathematics and engineering to biomedicine, anthropology, environmental and social science, including education, research, industry, administration, and the media.
Future events are advertised on Cambridge Network and our website. If you'd like to keep up to date with what's happening in Cambridge AWiSE, join our email list by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with subscribe in the subject line.
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Returners are a crucial but underutilised pool of skills vital for our economy. That is why Cambridge Association for Women in Science and Engineering (AWISE) is holding Relaunch your career 2017 - an event focused on returners, career changers, and trailing spouses - with the collaboration of BAS.
24 October 2017Read in full
Come along to Lucy Cavendish College on 2 October 2014 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of CamAWiSE: supporting women working in science, technology, engineering and maths.
11 September 2014Read in full
Budding female authors are invited to learn what it takes to write a novel at an event to be held in Cambridge this week. ‘Is There A Book In You?’, will feature two speakers – Kate Kirk, author of The Cambridge Phenomenon which has enjoyed major success since its publication in May, and Louisa Reid, who published her first novel Black Heart Blue earlier this year to rave reviews.
19 November 2012Read in full
Fitting career development specifically for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths into our busy lives is a challenge. That’s why Cambridge AWiSE have got together experts for one day of high intensity training and networking to help you make the most of your career or take it to the next level.
2 April 2010Read in full
Women are currently under-represented on Public Boards and the UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology are keen to encourage and support more women to apply for Public Board membership.
11 June 2009Read in full
Cambridge AWiSE and Lucy Cavendish College held a joint meeting to mark International Women’s Day and National Science and Engineering Week. The event, 'Sparking Ideas: Utilising all our talents in science and engineering', addressed the question: If women are good for business, why aren’t there more at the top?
10 March 2009Read in full