Abi joins WISP to help us INSPIRE!

Abi Jones, Managing Director of local company AJ Architects has joined our committee in the new core role of Inspiration Officer. Abi will be helping us run the careers fair and also encouraging more of our members to become STEM Ambassadors, so you'll be hearing from...

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Jo leaves as Treasurer

Jo Healy-Davies, one of our founder members and currently our Treasurer, is leaving WISP to move onto pastures new. We wish her good luck in future and will miss her! Stacey Lovejoy, our Lunch & Learn Coordinator is stepping up into a dual role and will be taking over...

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Women in Innovation: new support announced

On International Women’s Day 2018 Innovate UK has announced that it will run a second phase of its Women in Innovation awards. The programme, which will launch later this year, will consist of a funding competition and support package to encourage more female-led...

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Plymouth University’s Creative Studio

Plymouth University’s Creative Studio provides an opportunity for businesses and organisations (from any sector) to engage and collaborate with the best creative design talent in the South West. From June to August 2018, graduating students in the School of Art,...

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PMCP Launch

Plymouth Electron Microscopy Centre (PEMC) provides support and access to a wide range of microscopy solutions by producing extremely high magnification analysis and images at high resolution. PEMC has been working with industry for over 30 years, providing an...

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WISE Awards 2018

The WISE Awards 2018 nominations are now OPEN! The Awards will be held at 8 Northumberland Avenue, London, on Thursday 15 November 2018. A huge thank you to all our repeat sponsors who continue to support the WISE Awards and a very warm welcome to our new sponsors as...

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What is STEM?

THE ANSWER IS SIMPLE: STEM IS SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHS… BUT IF YOU DIG DEEPER? As Chair of Women in STEM Plymouth – a voluntary group that aims to increase gender equality within STEM careers in the Plymouth travel-to-work-area – this is a question I...

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