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Why do we need Equality in STEM?

Why do we need equality in STEM?

  • 124,000 engineers and technicians with core engineering skills required per year
  • 79,000 engineering-related roles to arise per year
  • Altogether, 203,000 people with Level 3+ engineering skills will be needed every year to meet demand through to 2024.
  • Annual shortfall of up to 59,000 graduates and technicians to fill core engineering roles
Engineering UK 2018 report

The Business Case for Diversity

  • Better choice of skilled workers
  • Better platform for innovation and creativity
  • Better workforce productivity
  • Better customer experience
  • Better financial performance
Wise Campaign, June 2018