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Become a more effective communicator
Nov
6
6:00 PM18:00

Become a more effective communicator

Communication and presentation skills are essential at all levels in business. Whether it's at an interview, in a meeting or giving a presentation, effective and confident communication is vital to your raising your profile in any organisation.

This workshop, which has been funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering, is aimed at first and second jobbers in the engineering industry, but learning these skills will benefit people from all sectors at any stage in their career.

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An Inspirational Evening with World Rugby Legend, Jason Robinson
Nov
28
6:00 PM18:00

An Inspirational Evening with World Rugby Legend, Jason Robinson

Women in Transport members are invited, along with a guest, to join us for an evening with Jason Robinson, OBE, a sporting legend who reached the summit in both Rugby League and Rugby Union.

Hear Jason's inspirational story about his challenging journey from childhood to his rapid rise to fame as an international rugby star. He will talk about how he has pushed himself professionally and what he has achieved, including winning the World Cup with England in 2003, receiving honours from the Queen and building world class teams.

He will provide insight on leadership skills, mental health, building trust and motivation in teams, diversity, overcoming adversity and much more.

His story will inspire and resonate, whether you’re a rugby fan or not.

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The ENGIE Business Challenge at the Great South Run
Oct
20
9:00 AM09:00

The ENGIE Business Challenge at the Great South Run

Would you like to get fit, raise money for charity or simply have fun as a team? Why not be part of the 2019 ENGIE Business Challenge at the Simplyhealth Great South Run?

This very popular 10 mile run takes place in Portsmouth on Sunday 20 October 2019.

We are delighted to invite 3 of our members to join our Women in Transport team. There is no charge for the place as our team is being funded by Engie.

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The Power of Persuasion: Enhancing your Influence with Critical Business Stakeholders
Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

The Power of Persuasion: Enhancing your Influence with Critical Business Stakeholders

Our ability to sell our ideas and to persuade others enhances our influence and impact within the organisation and can help raise your profile as a valued contributor to the business. Based on time-tested principles, this workshop, run by Dale Carnegie Training, will explore how you can become more influential, both internally and with your key stakeholders across the business.

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New Civil Engineer Future of Roads Conference
Jul
3
to Jul 4

New Civil Engineer Future of Roads Conference

Women in Transport is delighted to announce a partnership with New Civil Engineer’s Future of Roads conference in London on 3-4 July. As a member of Women in Transport you will receive 15% discount off the standard price. The Future of Roads is New Civil Engineer’s highly-established event for the UK Roads sector. This year's conference will explore major upcoming schemes and latest technological solutions shaping the sector, with high-level industry figures leading the debates.

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Putting people at the heart of design
Jun
27
5:45 PM17:45

Putting people at the heart of design

Together with SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins, we are delighted to invite members to an interactive evening focusing on the importance of putting people at the heart of transport infrastructure design. Our keynote speaker is Caroline Paradise, Head of Design Research at SNC-Lavalin Atkins. She will talk about the innovative human-centred design engagement process that puts well-being at the heart of building design. Before the talk, immerse yourself in a real project in the pop-up tech lab with SNC-Lanvalin’s Atkins interactive virtual reality experience. After the talk, networking over drinks and refreshments.

Image Copyright SNC-Lanvalin’s Atkins.

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New Civil Engineer Future of Rail Conference
Jun
26
to Jun 27

New Civil Engineer Future of Rail Conference

  • American Square Conference Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Women in Transport is delighted to announce a partnership with New Civil Engineer’s Future of Rail conference. As a member of Women in Transport you will receive 15% discount off the standard price. The Future of Rail conference brings together clients, engineers and designers to discuss the changes, challenges and innovation coming to the rail sector.

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Mastering Negotiation: Making Your Ask
Jun
20
6:30 PM18:30

Mastering Negotiation: Making Your Ask

Our partner WORK180 is offering free places for Women in Transport members for their June meetup with Make Your Ask - a bold new movement founded by negotiation expert Natalie Reynolds to provide one million women around the world with the confidence and skills to negotiate effectively and make their ask.

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10 per cent discounts on tickets to the Rail Skills and Workforce Development Forum
Apr
2
8:45 AM08:45

10 per cent discounts on tickets to the Rail Skills and Workforce Development Forum

Women in Transport members are being offered a 10 per discount on tickets to The Rail Skills and Workforce Development Forum. This new and exciting event provides practical insight into how to overcome the critical rail industry skills shortage, exploring how to create additional incentives, including new apprenticeships schemes and programmes. This one-day event will offer the latest insight on the current skills gap and explore how to support the development of new and existing workforces. Find out how to attract new talent to the industry and how to further invest in and develop your current team and staff.

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The Women in Transport Annual General Meeting 2019
Mar
21
6:00 PM18:00

The Women in Transport Annual General Meeting 2019

Please join us at the Annual General Meeting of Women in Transport where we will be reviewing our achievements during the past year and identifying future goals.

We would like to take this opportunity to bring you up to speed with upcoming events and current projects. The meeting is open to all members and is an opportunity to ask questions and get involved in our future plans. You will also meet some of our existing and new board members.

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Women in Aviation Networking Event
Sep
6
4:30 PM16:30

Women in Aviation Networking Event

We have teamed up with the Aviation Festival to give exclusive access to Women in Transport members to an informal networking event with Women in Aviation. With opening speeches from Bonny Simi, President of Jetblue Ventures and Chris Browne, COO of easyJet, both incredibly successful women with inspiring stories to tell, and over an hour of quality networking, this is an event not to missed.

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Learn the Art of Conversation
Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Learn the Art of Conversation

In this talk, business growth specialist Tamsen Garrie will unveil a new and effective approach to creating rapport and building relationships that will transorm your results. Attending this workshop will enable you to improve existing relationships and to build new ones, enhancing both your professional and personal success.

You will leave with an enhanced level of self-awareness, new insight into the people you know best and importantly, a simple, but powerful tool to apply immediately, time and time again, to establish rapport quickly, engage comfortably and develop productive relationships with colleagues, clients, customers, friends and family - with ease.

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