International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) Celebration

 May 15 2017

The Rochester Bridge Trust have arranged a private screening of Hidden Figures at Rochester Cineworld Cinema to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. The story, which the film was, based on a team of African-American women mathematicians/engineers who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program: www.imdb.com/title/tt4846340.

The event is on Friday 23 June 2017, 4.00pm arrivals for a 4.30pm screening. The event is open to all Secondary schools and colleges from Kent, Medway and Old Kent (Bexley and Bromley) where schools can book up to 5 tickets for aspiring engineers in Year 11, Sixth Formers and Teachers. The event is for boys and girls, male and female teachers.

This event is FREE to attend and it is essential to register for tickets, as these will be allocated on a first come first served basis. You can register for up to 5 tickets in one registration, using your school/college name. To register please visit: rbt_inwed_hidden_figures.eventbrite.co.uk

International Women in Engineering Day takes place on 23 June annually. This day focuses attention on the amazing careers in engineering and technical roles for girls, and allows us to celebrate the achievements of our outstanding women engineers. - See more at: www.inwed.org.uk/#sthash.shbu3fLD.dpuf