Diversity in the workplace

Fuzzy Bitar, Global Head of Operations, Upstream, BP, presented the challenges, successes, and novel practices within BP of attracting, retaining and promoting women in Science, Engineering, and Technology (SET) roles. Read the briefing note from the IBP Skills session (pdf). Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, distinguished astrophysicist and President Elect of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, reflected on the journey to equality in SET.

To see the attendees and supplementary material, download the IBP Skills programme of the event (pdf).

Following the event, a number of articles reflected on the themes drawn out during the evening for a wider audience:

National Grid: All Together Now
BP: Engineering a better BP gender balance (2)