Hear from the CEO

STEM education needs to keep real world in focus
06/01/2017 STEM education needs to keep real world in focus

The chief executive of EngineeringUK highlights some STEM careers stories that got lost towards the end of 2016.

Keeping pace with the digital revolution
09/08/2016 Keeping pace with the digital revolution

We lack the engineers with the necessary skills to stay in step with the opportunities and demands of the digital revolution, says the chief executive of EngineeringUK.

Diversity is key to post-Brexit prosperity
07/07/2016 Diversity is key to post-Brexit prosperity

Only by embracing difference and recognising the positive impact of diversity can we maintain the level of skills we will need to prosper outside the EU, says EngineeringUK’s chief executive.

A day to shape our futures
13/06/2016 A day to shape our futures

The chief executive of Engineering UK looks forward to National Women in Engineering Day, which coincides with the EU referendum and the Big Bang West Midlands event

All in it together
09/05/2016 All in it together

The chief executive of EngineeringUK reflects on the importance of engineering to communities, and how the Tomorrow’s Engineers campaign is addressing this

Future inspiration is a real hot one at The Big Bang Fair
08/04/2016 Future inspiration is a real hot one at The Big Bang Fair

Accessible cars, leaky roofs, a 3D-printed phone case, show jumping and rural road safety were all entries that caught the eye of the panel judging the engineering projects competing at The Big Bang Fair last month.

Attention-grabbing careers advice
15/03/2016 Attention-grabbing careers advice

The annual Big Bang Fair seeks to bridge the gap between what young people are taught at school and an exciting future in engineering

Looking for the new careers captains
20/01/2016 Looking for the new careers captains

Volunteers have a central role in the inspiration of the next generation of engineers and securing a strong future for our industry