Women Automotive Network Reception Announced at Automechanika Birmingham

Women Automotive Network Event at Automechanika Birmingham

The reception aims at encouraging the sector to pull together to promote a fair and equal working environment for all.

Automechanika Birmingham has teamed up with the Women Automotive Network, who will be hosting the Women Automotive Network Drinks Reception at this year’s show, as the event organizer continues on its mission to support diversity within the sector. 

Taking place from 12:30-2 pm. On June 7 in the VIP lounge, all Automechanika Birmingham visitors are welcome, with the reception aimed at encouraging the sector to pull together to promote a fair and equal working environment for all. 

Women Automotive Network is a community dedicated to empowering women in the Automotive industry by hosting a number of networking events, bringing together professionals from all over the world. Featuring keynote speakers, engaging panel discussions, interactive workshops, speed networking and more, the community’s events focus on diversity, technology, and career advancement, while providing a platform for networking, professional development and advocacy.

Caleb Essang, lead marketing for Women Automotive Network commented, “At the Women Automotive Network, we believe that collaboration is key to driving progress in the industry, and we’re thrilled to partner with Automechanika Birmingham for a drinks reception to connect, inspire, and empower women in the industry.”

Alex Jones, marketing director at Messe Frankfurt, organizers of Automechanika Birmingham added, “Women Automotive Network is a fantastic initiative that provides valuable support to women in the industry, while also offering more opportunities to help further diversify the sector.

“The drinks reception looks to provide a relaxed and informal setting for professionals to come together to continue the conversation and set plans on how we can further attract a diverse workforce to the industry,” Jones added.

As part of its commitment to supporting equality within the sector, Automechanika Birmingham recently launched a brand-new documentary highlighting females in the automotive aftermarket, featuring discussions about what it’s like to be a woman in the industry. 

Visitors looking to attend the Women Automotive Network Drinks Reception can sign up here.

All attendees will need to register for a free Automechanika Birmingham 2023 ticket, which they can do so here.

You May Also Like

Stellantis, Galloo to Partner on End-of-Life Vehicle Recycling

The joint venture will work with selected authorized treatment facilities to collect ELVs from the last owner.

Stellantis NV and metals recycler Galloo announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to enter into exclusive negotiations to form a joint venture focused on end-of-life vehicle (ELV) recycling.

The Stellantis-Galloo joint venture will work with selected authorized treatment facilities to collect ELVs from the last owner, enabling the recovering of parts for reuse, remanufacturing and recycling. The service is expected to launch at the end of 2023 with an initial focus on France, Belgium and Luxembourg, and then expanding across Europe.

Magna Acquires Veoneer Active Safety Business

Magna completed its acquisition of Veoneer Active Safety from SSW Partners on June 1.

Mercedes-Benz Mobility AG Makes Two Executive Appointments

Andrew Cornelia (at left) is president and chief executive officer, and Christopher Trainor is chief financial officer.

MEYLE Offers Oil Change Kits for Automatic Transmissions

The kits cover more than 11,000 vehicle applications.

BBB Industries Acquires Inter-Turbo in Poland

Based in Katowice, Poland, Inter-Turbo sustainably manufactures turbochargers, injectors and diesel particulate filters.

Other Posts

Stellantis Inaugurates First ACC Battery Gigafactory in France

The facility will deliver high-performance lithium-ion batteries with a minimal CO2 footprint.

Michelin Sells Russian Assets to Power Intl. Tires LLC

The tire distributor will purchase Michelin Russia Tyre Manufacturing Company LLC and Camso CIS LLC.

Bendix Mexico Mfg. Facility Celebrates 35th Anniversary

The operation’s diverse business portfolio and continuous investment in growth have contributed to its longevity.

Insights on Mexico Industrial Real Estate

The interview focuses on industrial and commercial real estate in the Bajio and Northeast automotive regions.