Read what some of our Industrial Cadets Awards attendees had to say about the event.
'It was great to hear the passion and enthusiasm from industry leaders, to see that they recognised the need and importance of promoting the engineering sector to young people and providing young people with valuable opportunities and experiences.'
Guy Robinson, Kent County Council
'The event was a great way to highlight the achievements of the young people and the value derived by business from supporting the awards.'
Samantha Bulkeley, BP
'Great to see potential engineering stars of the future.'
Steve Clare, UTC Aerospace Systems
'The Industrial Cadets Awards was a great event and it was beneficial to hear from the different leaders in Industry and promoters of STEM activities.'
Julie Baddock, Tata Steel
'The Careers & Enterprise Company is pleased to be supporting the Industrial Cadet programme. The inaugural awards was a clear illustration of the impact this opportunity is having on young people across the country.'
Nick Rowland, Careers & Enterprise Company
'Great event to showcase the talent of our younger generation of Engineers.'
Christopher Gourlay, Liberty Steel
'This was a great event to celebrate young people achieving and enjoying education!'
Les Ratcliffe, Jaguar Land Rover
'I really enjoyed attending the Industrial Cadets Awards. In particular, hearing from the young people, and also meeting other employers who are all trying to inspire and support young people in their early careers.'
Abigail Cooper, Rolls-Royce
'A fantastic initiative with some wonderful projects and lovely young people.'
Alison Saunders, Tailored Education
'My students and I thoroughly enjoyed the Industrial Cadets Awards and found there to be the perfect mix of information and inspiration.'
Justine Marcham, Onslow St Audrey’s School