Transcend Leadership Programme Prospectus

Leadership

With great pleasure, the AFBE Leadership Team would like to present its leadership training programme – TRANSCEND. TRANSCEND is designed for people of colour in senior, lead and mid-management roles in their organisation who have the ambition to progress into senior management and executive positions in their careers. Available places on the virtual programme are limited and shortlisted candidates will … Read More

RAF Virtual Event – Access All Areas

Events

Explore the roles of the RAF within an immersive hangar with an opportunity to discover information on key roles, as well as chat live with a specialist RAF recruiter. All from the comfort of your own home. Find out more about life in the RAF An immersive, interactive 360° experience Find your force – discover a role for you Download … Read More

Recipe for a Skyscraper

Events

In this episode, structural engineer and author of ‘Built, the Hidden Stories Behind our Structures’, Roma Agrawal, will bring you a step-by-step guide on how to build a skyscraper. Roma will discuss the engineering, creativity and philosophy of sky scrapers and their designers. Don’t try to build a skyscraper yourself without listening to this first. About the Speaker Roma Agrawal MBE … Read More

Job Vacancy!

Jobs

AFBE UK Scotland Membership Engagement Officer Intern AFBE-UK promotes higher achievements in education and engineering particularly among people from black and minority ethnicity (BME) backgrounds. AFBE-UK was founded in 2007. We are a registered not-for profit organisation that encourages people of black and minority ethnicity to study engineering, support those who aspire to be successful engineers, promote engineering in schools and … Read More

Winners announced at 2021 AFBE-UK Scotland Diversity and Inclusion Awards

Gala, News

Diversity and inclusion successes in the energy and engineering sectors were celebrated at the AFBE-UK Scotland awards ceremony in Aberdeen last night. (Thursday, October 21, 2021) An evening of inspiration, celebration, networking and multicultural entertainment took place at The Marcliffe Hotel and Spa near Aberdeen, with Aberdeen Lord Provost Barney Crockett, industry leaders, professionals and students in attendance. IMRANDD and Baker Hughes … Read More

Subsea 7 announced as AFBE-UK Scotland’s latest partner

News

AFBE-UK Scotland, an organisation that encourages greater diversity and inclusion in the energy and engineering sectors, has announced Subsea 7 as a partner. Aberdeen-based AFBE-UK Scotland supports all young people, particularly those from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds, with career aspirations in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Subsea 7 is the latest company to join AFBE-UK, a platform for sharing … Read More

Royal Air force Takes Off with AFBE-UK Scotland

News

AFBE-UK Scotland, a not-for-profit organisation that encourages diversity and inclusion, has announced that the Royal Air Force (RAF) is the latest notable name to join its roster of partners.  Aberdeen-based AFBE-UK Scotland supports all young people, particularly those from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds, with career aspirations in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The RAF is the latest … Read More

The IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards 2021

News

Ella Podmore, 2020 IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award’s winner, is a woman smashing stereotypes, smashing barriers and smashing the world of STEM. These awards celebrate the thousands of women engineers doing ground-breaking work and paving the way for the STEM superstars of the future. If you’re a woman who is working in a STEM role and smashing … Read More

SSE Partners up with AFBE UK Scotland to Improve Diversity

News

SSE is to partner with not-for-profit organisation the Association for Black and Minority Ethnic Engineers (AFBE-UK) Scotland which encourages diversity and inclusion. Aberdeen-based AFBE-UK Scotland supports all young people, particularly those from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds, with career aspirations in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). SSE is the latest company to join AFBE-UK, a platform for sharing … Read More