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One-day conference hosted by Professor Dame Julia Higgins DBE FRS FREng and Professor Ed Hinds FRS

At this one-day conference we will showcase our activity to date in this area and provide more information on our research and events that you can get involved in. The conference will start at 10am with registration and finish at 4.30pm with a networking drinks reception.
The full programme (PDF) includes:

  • Women in science Wikipedia edit-a-thon
  • An Oral History of Science Lives in the UK: a project exploring ethnicity and science
  • Findings from research on socio-economic status in the scientific workforce
  • STEM-Disability Committee projects
  • Launch of the new diversity pages on the Royal Society website

If you would like to attend the Diversity Day or have any comments or expressions of interest in the diversity programme, do get in touch with Sarah Buckman at