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Farnell hosts Women in Electronics event in honour of International Women in Engineering Day

Thursday, June 20, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Sandy Thomas
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Farnell, the Development Distributor, celebrates the countless women engineers who drive innovation ahead of International Women in Engineering Day this Saturday, 23 June, by hosting a ‘Women in Engineering’ event at its offices in Leeds, on Thursday 20 June. The event is free to attend, from 11.15am – 2pm, including a networking lunch – attendees must register in advance. Students and professionals from the engineering industry are invited to hear guest speakers, network and take part in interactive workshops.

Speakers include:

  • Louise Perry, Global HR Director, Farnell
  • Claire Duffield, Head of Digital Engagement at Leeds Library
  • Andreea Teodorescu, Senior Global Commercial Marketing Manager, Farnell
  • Courtney Kennedy, Technology Solutions Marketing Manager, Farnell

“We’re proud to work with talented female engineers across our organisation and partners supporting this event, each bringing her own unique skills, interests and backgrounds,” said Louise Perry, Global HR Director, Farnell. “These women show strong leadership; they help keep their respective companies at the forefront of engineering, innovation and technology and inspire others to grow in their careers.”


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