Construction and carpentry have traditionally been viewed as male dominated roles, and even today they're some of the most gender-segregated professions in the world. Over the last few year's there's been a significant increase in the number of women choosing careers in male dominated fields.
London Build took the initiative to provide an exclusive platform for Women in Construction at all their construction events. The next and largest meeting for women in construction takes place on 26th October in the VIP Lounge at London Build. The session will bring together and celebrate women and their achievements within the construction and built environment industries. It has been found more and more women are seeking a rewarding and challenging career and are finding one in construction. With construction and engineering being at the forefront of the UK skills shortage, this paves further opportunities which will be discussed during the show.
The gathering will commence with a panel discussion showcasing women's expertise in the industry. Speakers include: