alexandra knight - Episode 022
Alexandra Knight is THE FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR OF STEMAZING LTD AND STEMAZINGKIDS CIC.
Alexandra is a Fellow of The Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a Member of the Institute of Asset Management with over 15 years' experience in Systems Engineering, Asset Management and Project Management.
She is also a Trustee on the Board of the Women's Engineering Society (WES) and a Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor at Brunel University London.
Alexandra is passionate about developing others and promoting the engineering profession. She is an active STEM Ambassador and a mentor for the Women in Brunel Engineering and Computing Scheme.
She was announced one of the Top 100 WeAreTheCity Women for championing gender diversity in engineering 2020.
She strongly believes that through STEMAZING she will be able to extend her impact for inspiring people to go into STEM careers and supporting women to remain and progress in their STEM journeys.
STEMAZING aims to inspire and increase diversity and inclusion in STEM.
alexandra show notes.
2.18 How Alex first became involved in engineering.
4.24 Who has been Alex's biggest inspiration.
5.32 What Alex's advice would be to someone thinking about a career in engineering.
9.00 How we should enthuse the next generation of talent into engineering.
10.07 Why Alex feels there has been a skills shortage in engineering.
12.12 Does engineering need to promote itself better.
15.12 Alex talks about STEMAZING.
22.02 What are the challenges ahead for STEMAZING.
23.40 What attributes have helped Alex in her engineering career.
25.10 Alex discusses the mentors she has had during her career.
26.06 How Alex keeps herself motivated.
27.06 Alex discusses how she develops herself.
28.00 How Alex sees engineering changing in the next 5-10 years.
29.54 What the future holds for Alex.
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Fred Mills is the Co-Founder and Managing Director at The B1M
Jo Foster is the Diversity and Inclusion Manager at The Institution of Engineering and Technology.