Aberdeen IMechE Young Member’s Panel Monthly Meeting Tuesday 02nd OctoberImproving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 1
Agenda • Who are we & what is the YMP? • Meet the Panel • Roles and responsibilities • How to get involved? • What to do to apply • Future events • Stay connected…Improving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 2
Who are we & what is the YMP? A group of well motivated, committed volunteers from various different companies The Young Member’s Panel offers all Aberdeen & Surrounding area students, Trainees and developing engineers: • An opportunity to build a network within the Aberdeen area with both peers and senior engineers • A mixture of technical, social and skills based events • Career advice and support • A link to the IMechE regional manager and HQ • Have your SayImproving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 3
Meet the Panel Chair: Vice Chair: Senior Panel Liaison Social/Entertainment Paul Ronald Simpson Officer: Katy Crawford Venue Officer: Helen Moss Cummins Secretary: Vice Secretary/ RGU Web Master: Aberdeen Uni Rep: Craig Seifert Rep: Naomi Sharp Iain Struthers Jonathan Findlay Treasurer: Vice Treasurer: Publicity Officer: Bruce Taylor Barrie McBride Marzena HaddowImproving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 4
Roles and responsibilities • Chairman- conduct the meetings; represent the committee at the Committee of Regional Chairmen and the Institution’s Council; formulate yearly business plan with the committee; lead and provide the direction for the committee; delegate the work • Secretary- organise monthly meetings and AGM; focal point for outgoing correspondence; maintain list of contacts; take minutes of meetings; Produce the Annual Report on the committees activities • Treasurer- to manage the accounts and keep track of expenditure and revenue; annual financial report; • Publicity Officer- communication to members, email, facebook, LinkedIn; creation of posters; media communication • Web Master- look after the website; adding newsletters and minutes producedImproving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 5
Roles and responsibilities • Additional roles: – Vice… – Senior Panel Liaison Officer – Social Entertainment/Venue Officer – University/College Reps – Events Organisers – Key-Theme Representatives- energy, Environment, Transport, Education and ManufacturingImproving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 6
How to get involved? • How much time can you contribute? • Different positions have different responsibilities (next slide) and required commitment • What are your interested in? • You don’t have to sit on the panel to have a significant input Once you have decided, speak to us, find out more if needed and put your name forward!Improving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 7
What to do to apply? • For an application form please contact email@example.com • Fill in the application form (you can nominate yourself or alternatively nominate somebody). Attendance to the AGM in not essential.Improving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 8
Future Events • What Does Excellence Look Like in Safety? – 09 October 18:30-20:00 • Brent Decommissioning Event – 17 October 18:30-20:00 • Social Meet & Greet (considered for students) – 18 October • Monthly Meeting & AGM – 6 November 19:30-20:30Improving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 9
Stay connested Come along to: • Monthly Meeting – 1st Tuesday of Each Month The Office – Crown Street Email firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook www.facebook.com/people/Imeche-Ymp-Aberdeen LinedIn http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=3740005&trk=hb_side_g Visit http://nearyou.imeche.org/near-you/UK/Scottish- Region/Aberdeen-Young-Member-Panel for more events information!Improving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 10
Aberdeen IMechE Young Member’s Panel Monthly Meeting Tuesday 02nd OctoberImproving the world through engineering www.imeche.org 11
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