Equality and Diversity Advisory Network

The Equality and Diversity Advisory Network (EDAN) advises Board and Council on all matters relating to diversity at the Society. Through EDAN the Society focuses on diversity in its broadest sense, including gender, ethnicity, and disability, and considers participation in Society activities by both academic and industrial scientists.

The members of the committee are:

Our mission

To recognise, promote, and support excellence in science and to encourage the development and use of science for the benefit of humanity.

Our priorities

  • Promoting science and its benefits
  • Recognising excellence in science
  • Supporting outstanding science
  • Providing scientific advice for policy
  • Fostering international and global cooperation
  • Education and public engagement