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Videos from the STEM Equals launch event


On 28th October, 2019, STEM Equals officially launched with a celebration attended by over 100 people and featuring six stellar guest speakers who discussed working cultures and diversity in STEM, and the work that needs to be done to create more inclusive STEM communities within academia and industry. Professor Scott MacGregor, Vice Principal, University of Strathclyde, provided the welcome for the event and Laura Watkin of UKRI offered an introduction to the EPSRC Inclusion Matters initiatives. The speakers included:

  • Professor Becky Lunn, MBE, Head of the Centre for Ground Engineering and Energy Geosciences, University of Strathclyde
  • Professor Ijeoma F. Uchegbu, Pro-Vice Provost, Africa and The Middle East, Chair in Pharmaceutical Nanoscience, UCL
  • Dr Ben Britton, Senior Lecturer, Deputy Director, Centre for Nuclear Engineering, Lead, Experimental Micromechanics Group, Imperial College London
  • Dr Brynley Pearlstone, Physicist and founder and host of SciCurious podcast
  • Alasdair E Henderson, Global Director HR Business Partnering, BAM Nuttall
  • ZoĆ« Davidson, PhD student, Physics, and founder of Equality, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Physics, University of Strathclyde