Women into Construction, House of Lords

On the 14th of June the Gaia Innovation Directors attended the Women into Construction lunch reception hosted by Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe in the Cholmondeley Room, House of Lords.  Informative speeches on the diversity of women in the Construction Industry were given by Priti Patel Minister of State for Employment,  Catherine West Shadow Minister Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs,  Terry Morgan CBE  Chairman of Crossrail,  Andy Mitchell CBE Chief Executive of Thames Tideway Tunnel and Adrian Belton Chief Executive of the CITB. The speeches were followed by the opportunity to meet with some of the 600 women who have been brokered by Women into Construction into long term paid employment.