RepresentationMatters: Happy International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Today is the UN’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Celebrated on 11 February every year, it’s an opportunity to recognise, highlight and inspire role models from across the technical world. On Friday, it was Numeracy day – and some schools celebrated this too. In one particular school, […]

After weighing up 2016, 2017 is the year to scale.

It’s been said that 2016 hasn’t been the best of years. Memes abound of this being the year we’ll want to forget or the year that will now be the answer to most pub quiz questions. For me, it was supposed to be the year of ‘push’; the passing of […]

A lot can happen in a year – thank you 2013

I look back at the past 365 days, via my blog posts, tweeted pictures and emails and am astonished at what has happened. In my final post of 2012, I wrote that ‘I hoped my thank you list for 2013 would be longer’, but would never have guessed the scale […]