Women's Infrastructure Network
Promoting women in the infrastructure sector

Events & News

WIN events, site visits and news

Providing valuable insights and networking opportunities

Each year, we arrange an exciting programme of events for our members - from keynote speakers and topical panels to careers events and site visits.  WIN events are free of charge to attend and provide valuable insights and networking opportunities.  We also from time to time partner with external conference producers to give our members exclusive discounts for other leading industry events.

Below are details of our upcoming events. Why not join us at an event soon?


Interested in hosting an event?

Please get in touch using the form at the bottom of this page.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Upcoming events

Thursday 24 January 

WIN UK (Northern Branch) Launch Event: Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Sheffield  

WIN UK are delighted to announce the launch of the WIN UK (Northern Branch).

The event will be hosted by the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre on Thursday 24th January from 8am-2pm and is sponsored by Copperleaf and Walker Morris.

This free event will feature presentations from Fiona Rayment, Chair of the Nuclear Skills Strategy Group and Emma Kelly, Programme Director, Nuclear AMRC Midlands as well as providing networking opportunities and discussions on developing the group for the benefit of all.

Registration is open until 18th January via this Eventbrite booking link.


8.00 Registration, breakfast and networking

9.00 Welcome, health & safety brief

  • Andrew Storer – Chief Executive, Nuclear AMRC

9.15 Introducing the northern branch of WIN (UK)

  • Victoria Bradley – Director for Energy, Infrastructure & Government, Walker Morris & Co-founder of Northern WIN (UK)

9.30 The nuclear sector deal & increasing diversity

  • Fiona Rayment – Chair, Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

10.00 Future innovations: new technologies & techniques

  • Emma Kelly – Programme Director, Nuclear AMRC Midlands

 10.30 Break

 10.45 Workshop: How can I increase gender diversity within my organisation?

  • Claire Spencer - Strategic Planning Lead, Asset Strategy, Northern Gas Network & Co-founder of Northern WIN (UK) and Marie Hemmingway - Project Manager, Copperleaf & Co-founder of Northern WIN (UK)

 12.45 Learnings from the day & future events

  • Victoria Bradley – Director for Energy, Infrastructure & Government, Walker Morris

1.00 Networking lunch

2.00 Close of event

WIN / PRI / CMS Panel on Responsible Investment, December 2017

WIN / PRI / CMS Panel on Responsible Investment, December 2017

Recent events

3 December 2018: “Your Infrastructure Career: How to build a better you in a competitive market”, with panellists Des Cristofi - Executive Coach @ Edit Development, Celia Carlisle - General Counsel @ Thames Tideway, Ana Corvalan - MD @ Eaglestone Advisory, Sarah Roberts - Global P3 & Project Finance Lead @ Intech Risk Management, and Camilla Bolton - Senior Associate @ CMS, hosted by CMS

28/29 November 2018: WIN sponsorship of PEI Women in Infrastructure Forum

3 October 2018: Breakfast networking event at Davy's

5 July 2018: WIN's inaugural quarterly breakfast networking event

2 May 2018 - Energy: the challenges of how we deliver and invest in an evolving market, kindly hosted by Arup.  Speakers: Isabel Dedring - Arup, Global Transport Leader Julia Pyke - EDF, General Counsel, Madalina Ursu - Greater London Authority, Principal Policy Officer, Bronte Somes - UBS Asset Management, Head of Infrastructure Equity, Vanja Munerati - Arup, Business and Investor Advisory Associate Director, Amy Barnes - Marsh, Managing Director.

February 2018: Site Visit to Crossrail Canary Wharf Station courtesy of Crossrail 


January 2018: The future of infrastructure: technology and innovation with panellists Roma Agrawal, Amanda Clack and Michèle Dix hosted by KPMG

December 2017: Responsible Investment In Infrastructure: Just A Fad or Here To Stay?  A panel with the UN’s Principles for Responsible Investment hosted by CMS

November 2017: Inaugural PEI Women In Infrastructure Forum

June 2017: Site visit to Thames Tideway’s Kirtling Street site

June 2017: Energy Investments in Europe panel in partnership with John Laing and Herbert Smith Freehills

May 2017: The Changing Face of Infrastructure panel in partnership with Allen & Overy with a keynote from Anne Baldock and participants from the World Bank and the GIIA

March 2017: Site visit to Crossrail Tottenham Court Road courtesy of Laing O'Rourke

March 2017: The UK Infrastructure Policy & Investment Summit in partnership with the IPA and City & Financial



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