Neurodiversity in Rail and Transport: Part of the Journey

Synopsis:

Neurodiversity is often misunderstood and can be overlooked in engineering and technology spaces; including within transport and rail. But valuing diversity of all types is the key to innovation and collaboration; with this in mind, what are the key needs, and how do we make progress from here? 

 

In this webinar, Daisy will be sharing - 

* What is neurodiversity? 

* Why discuss neurodiversity?

* A personal look

* What can we do?

* Q&A 

 

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Continuing Professional Development

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Time

08 Apr 2021

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Calendar
Add to Calendar 04/08/2021 15:00 04/08/2021 16:00 Neurodiversity in Rail and Transport: Part of the Journey Neurodiversity is often misunderstood and can be overlooked in engineering and technology spaces; including within transport and rail. But valuing diversity of all types is the key to innovation and collaboration; with this in mind, what are the key needs, and how do we make progress from here? London, UK

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Speakers

Daisy Chapman-Chamberlain

Daisy Chapman-Chamberlain

Rail Knowledge Transfer Manager

Pronouns: she/her

 

Rail Knowledge Transfer Manager at KTN, with a passion for transport transformation, accessibility, sustainability and inclusion. 

Providing innovation and funding stream support to companies within the rail sector and supply chain and promoting knowledge transfer between the science base and the industry, alongside key rail stakeholders, facilitating delivery of key regional and national strategies. 

Lead on Accessible & Inclusive Mobility (AIM) including supporting & driving business innovation in AIM across transport modes.

Vice-Chair of ITS UK's Inclusive Mobility Forum, Board member for the Association of Community Rail Partnerships and Northern Power Woman; Future List. Twitter: KTM_Rail 

 

 

Location

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United Kingdom

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