ConStructEd 2022

Sibbalds Training, Sibbald Park, Shona Way Scotland

*Applications for this event have now closed Equate Scotland in partnership with ConStructEd Scotland is delighted to offer this 3-day hands-on construction experience aimed at women students (2nd year or above) studying an engineering or built environment-related degree or HNC/HND level college students.     Spend 3 days with a team building a working wind turbine. Dive […]

Women in Data Science

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*Applications for this event have now closed, the course is running again in November if you wish to apply then.    Women in Data Science  6 – 9th June 2022: Free online experiential learning event    Advances in digital technologies and the use of data are rapidly emerging.  Scotland’s digital technology sector is growing at […]

Practicing Resilience and Assertiveness

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Are you struggling to maintain resilience in the face of difficulties? Have you found it challenging to be assertive in the workplace? Thinking about how we can build resilience and […]

Equate Meet-Up: A Deep Dive into Careers in the Energy Sector

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Join us on June 8, 2022, at 12 pm to hear directly from Industry experts in the Energy sector! The rapid transformation occurring in energy is creating a window of opportunities and new career paths for women with STEM skills. Whether you are already working in the industry, looking to return or transition – this […]

Challenging Discrimination in the Workplace

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Have you been subject to discriminatory remarks or behaviours at work? Are you unsure of how to handle these situations? Everyone has the right to be treated with dignity and […]

Skills to Reduce Inequalities

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Through the lens of the under-representation of women in STEM, we will explore how biases impact our interactions and decision-making processes. We will review strategies for recognising and counteracting inequality […]

Maternal Confidence: Returning to Work

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Women in STEM face consistent obstacles throughout their careers, and becoming a parent has proven to be the most challenging. Returning to work after being on maternity or parental leave […]

Top Tips: Making the Most of your Summer

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This event is for women students at Universities or Colleges in Scotland. Whether you currently have no plans, an internship, or a part time job this session will cover top […]

Back to Work Toolkit

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About this event This workshop is for Women in STEM who have had a prolonged career break and are wanting to return to work but are feeling unsure of how to go about it. This workshop will help you to: Identify, understand and tap into your strengths Acknowledge that change can be unsettling but also […]

Women in STEM: Informal Mentoring Skills

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This workshop is designed to support your personal development and to develop mentoring skills that you can use (now or in the future) to support other women in the STEM […]

Practicing Resilience and Assertiveness

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Are you struggling to maintain resilience in the face of difficulties? Have you found it challenging to be assertive in the workplace? Thinking about how we can build resilience and […]

The STEM Recruitment Gap: How to Widen your Talent Pool

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An opportunity to consider issues of diversity and inclusion during recruitment processes, the role of positive action, and how we can build a more diverse workforce in the STEM sector. This workshop will review what positive action means for employers and how it can be a route to attract a diverse range of candidates. Many […]

Funding and Grant Applications: a ‘How-To’ Writing Workshop

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Whether you have recently graduated university, are a PhD student, or an experienced professional working in STEM, writing applications can seem daunting and confusing. This workshop will provide you with tools and tips for writing funding and grants applications to help support your STEM career. Register here

Challenging Discrimination in the Workplace

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Have you been subject to discriminatory remarks or behaviours at work? Are you unsure of how to handle these situations? Everyone has the right to be treated with dignity and respect, including within the workplace. However, this is often not the case for women and people from marginalised groups who experience intersecting forms of discrimination. […]

Maternal Confidence: Returning to Work

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Women in STEM face consistent obstacles throughout their careers, and becoming a parent has proven to be the most challenging. Returning to work after being on maternity or parental leave can be a tricky time, with many women feeling anxious over how they will be viewed by their colleagues after becoming a parent. Sexist attitudes […]

Women on Boards

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Are you looking for an opportunity to develop yourself and your career? Wanting your voice to be heard whilst making a real difference? Keen to expand your network, build your experience and develop your skills? Then a position on the Board of a public body could be just what you are looking for. Public bodies […]