Supporting Young Girls Around the World: India Edition

“We have a request – a crazy idea – but we have to ask!”

Celebrating International Women's Day in the Construction Industry

March 4, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

International Women's Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 every year and is the focal point in the movement for the rights and acknowledgement of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. 

What do you Love About the Construction Industry?

February 13, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

With Valentine's Day coming up and only a few months to go until the Women in Construction Summit kicks off, we asked our women in construction community what makes them passionate about working in the industry. Here's what you had to say:

Your Highlights: Women in Construction Summit 2019

February 4, 2020 | Celen Ebru Paytoncular

On 16th of May 2019, we welcomed 800 attendees to Olympia, London to attend the annual Women in Construction Summit. 

Women in Construction Summit 2020: Agenda at a Glance

January 29, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

The Women in Construction Summit is back this summer and is set to build on all its previous successes. Our agenda is now live and packed with a stimulating programme of talks, workshops and more — take a first look.

Call for Submissions: We Need More Female Construction Workers on Instagram!

January 22, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

Help us to celebrate and promote women working in the construction industry. We're revamping our Women in Construction Instagram page and want you to be a part of it! 

How Can You Foster Gender Equality In Construction With Diversity and Inclusion Training?

January 22, 2020 | Max Maccarone

Recent research from professional search engine findcourses.com has shown how diversity and inclusion training (D&I) can help the construction industry increase gender equality. How can you put it into practice in your organisation?

Top Construction News of 2019

December 10, 2019 | Celen Ebru Paytoncular

We've compiled a news roundup of the biggest stories in the construction sector for this year, with the top story of each month.

Breaking the Gender Mould: Media Stereotypes in Construction

December 3, 2019 | Katrina Hinrichsen

The disparity between male and female construction workers is still shockingly low, with only 9.9% of workers being female. A lower percentage than any of the other major work categories. Take a look at why the figures have regressed after WWII and remained stagnant since...

The Women in Construction Summit is back in 2020!

November 12, 2019 | Katrina Hinrichsen

The pivotal construction event for women in Europe is back this summer, at London's Olympia. Be inspired by industry leaders, nurture your skills and join a vibrant and talented community.