AFBE-UK promotes higher achievements in education and engineering particularly among people from black and minority ethnicity (BME) backgrounds. Our mission is to increase the number of BME Engineers who succeed professionally and support young people to explore a career in engineering.

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AFBE-UK highlights

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AFBE-UK is absolutely delighted to announce at Bloomberg has recently become an organisational member of AFBE-UK. This forward-looking company focuses on building products and solutions that are needed for the 21st century.

Organisations with a diverse range of employees are well placed to understand the needs of a wide range of customers.
This report is a celebration of AFBE-UK’s achievements over 10 years. Celebrating Engineering Excellence through diversity
AFBE UK has been shortlisted for an award from the National Diversity Awards. Congratulations to the team of dedicated individuals in this voluntary organisation.
Join AFBE-UK Scotland at the 2018 Gala Dinner and Awards for an evening of inspiration, celebration, networking and multicultural entertainment.

In 2016, AFBE-UK was invited to attend a round table on the Review into black and minority ethnic talent progression in the UK at the Houses of Parliament.

Last year the award was won by AFBE-UK member Dr Ozak Esu. Previous winners also include Yewande Akinola also a member of AFBE-UK.

On 2nd November 2017, 120 guests including politicians, engineers, STEM promoters and academic leaders joined together at the uniquely located IET Savoy Place to celebrate the tremendous work and achievements of AFBE-UK over the last 10 years in a Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony.

Industry leaders and policy makers discuss the low percentage of recruitment and retention of ethnic minorities in the UK.

Making Engineering Hot in 2018

Making Engineering Hot in 2018

Bloomberg partners with AFBE-UK

Bloomberg partners with AFBE-UK

Why AFBE-UK matters

Why AFBE-UK matters

AFBE-UK Report OUT

AFBE-UK Report OUT

AFBE UK shortlisted for National Diversity Awards.

AFBE UK shortlisted for National Diversity Awards.

The Energy future of the UK

The Energy future of the UK

Government's plan to boost careers of minority groups

Government's plan to boost careers of minority groups

Young Woman Engineer Award now open.

Young Woman Engineer Award now open.

Celebrating 10 years of Engineering Excellence

Celebrating 10 years of Engineering Excellence

AFBE-UK welcomes industry leaders and policy makers

AFBE-UK welcomes industry leaders and policy makers

Upcoming events

Transition in London
October 18, 2018
Workshop
United Kingdom
Transition@DMU
November 03, 2018
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