CIHT's Women in Transport Hub is the go-to place for women in transport and those who are looking to get into the sector. As a platform, it informs, inspires, and connects women and men to facilitate and drive a more inclusive and diverse highways & transportation industry.
Get involved as an Engineer Ambassador with the pilot project 'Girls' Impact on Engineering' in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The project aims to stimulate the interest for a career in engineering for girls from under-represented groups, while identifying possible careers and addressing them.
The project timeline is divided into two sets, starting from from July - September 2021 and continuing from October - November 2021.
CIHT celebrated International Women in Engineering Day 2021 by spotlighting a number of selected CIHT women members who are #EngineeringHeroes and asking them the questions that need answering.
Our monthly podcasts ‘CIHT Podcast’ and ‘Let's Talk Transport: CIHT Young Professionals Podcast’, explore a range of relevant issues for transportation professionals, including matters around Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. Below are a selection of podcast episodes which focus on ‘Women in Transport’. To view all podcasts, click here.
Whatever your specialism or level of experience, our webinars are designed to broaden your knowledge, develop your career, enable you to access best practice and provide you with a 360 degree view of the latest developments in the sector. Webinar recordings are exclusive to CIHT members.
Please find below a selection of webinars with a focus on Women in Transport and EDI.
CIHT's monthly Transportation Professional Magazine, exclusive to CIHT members, provides its readers with diverse updates from the highways & transportation industry. Please click on the button below to access the member exclusive selection of articles that highlight women in transport and their contributions to the sector.
To support the day, to celebrate the role of women in STEM disciplines and examine the key issues we asked leading CIHT STEM Ambassadors the key questions we as a sector need answered. Please find links to their features below.
National Apprenticeship Week 2021 aims to shine a light on the amazing work being done by employers and apprentices across the country. As part of #NAW2021, CIHT highlighted up-and-coming apprentices from the highways & transportation industry. We spoke to Mott MacDonald Transport Planning Apprentice Lydia Jennings, AECOM Trainee Technician Hannah Brough and FM Conway Graduate Engineer Vickie Bathe to find out more about their journeys as apprentices in the industry.
Giving your time to help others can be incredibly rewarding. We spoke with Arup Transport Planner and CIHT Young Professional of The Year 2021 Kate Lodge about her work as a mentor for the Social Mobility Foundation.