Women Installers Together 2019

This year’s conference was on 4th July

Make sure you save the date for 2020 – 1st July

 

What a great day we had this year! Here’s our first feedback

 

 

Example of feedback:
Guest speaker 10
Hattie 10
Five Minutes of Fame Speakers 10
Raffle 10
Meeting each other 10
Meeting sponsors 10
Round-Table discussions 10
Food 10
  • Speakers: this year were Maggie Alphonsi MBE, England rugby player and now TV sports commentator and Stopcocks’ and WIT founder Hattie Hasan – someone even gave Hattie’s talk 20 out of 10!
  • Round Tables – you shared your stories and heard others
  • Networking – you met other women plumbers and gas engineers, inspired trainees and other hopefuls
  • You met the sponsors – met manufacturers who shared our vision to grow the number of women making the industry more inclusive for all
  • You met the Plumbing Press – getting to know who represents us all in the industry media
  • Raffle – 13 great prizes were won, donated by our wonderful supporters plus another just for trainees donated by Patricia Curtis
  • Lunch – fabulous food, there is such a thing as a free lunch!

 

WIT 2020 will be on 1st July. Save the date now

 

We’re committed to improving access and conditions for women plumbers and within the industry as a whole and look forward to meeting and joining with plumbers, gas engineers and businesses who share our vision.

Delegates at the WIT 2019 Conference
Delegates at the end of the WIT 2019 Conference
Sponsors Fernox and Base PPE talking to delegates
Sponsors Fernox and Base PPE talking to delegates

Sponsors had great feedback about how interested in their products delegates were and delegates were happy to find out more.

We look forward to welcoming even more skilled tradeswomen and connected professionals in 2020 when we’ll have a bigger venue.

Delegates concentrating at WIT 2018
Thoughtful delegates at WIT 2018
Graham from Monument Tools UK talks to Joanna Martin of Able Girl Plumbing (Edinburgh)
Graham from Monument Tools UK talks to Joanna Martin of Able Girl Plumbing (Edinburgh)

Sponsors and delegates all said “It’s well worth attending WIT”

Headline speaker was Anna Hemmings MBE
2018 headline speaker was Anna Hemmings MBE (thanks to Patricia Curtis for photo)
Busy networking
Busy networking

Event Partners:

Polypipe Building Products & Stopcocks Women Plumbers

Headline Sponsor:

Monument Tools

Other sponsors:

Graham -The Plumbers’ Merchant

Vaillant UK

Calor

Base PPE

British Gas

Impey

Fernox

Thomas Dudley

Join us as a sponsor in 2020

Fred pulls the raffle
Fred pulls the raffle

Please contact Stopcocks Women Plumbers for information about next year’s conference as we produce it.

Call 0800 8620010 or email mica@stopcocks.uk