Interested in getting more involved with the IBD and developing your organisational and personal skills? Then why not become part of the IBD Younger Members Network. The Younger Members Network provides a focus for the interests of member's aged 35 and under.
Why get involved?
By helping younger members meet like-minded people, the network aims to further both their professional and personal development. Whether you are employed in industry or a student, the Younger Members Network will offer the opportunity to establish useful contacts and to get involved in a variety of events and activities. The Younger Members Network will organise events and activities that are directed towards younger members in industry.
How to get involved?
Every local Section aims to have a Younger Member Representative, who can act as a point of contact between the Local Section, younger members in that area and the IBD. Younger Member Representatives liase with section co-ordinators to complement current events and activities; represent the views of other younger members in each local area; act as a point of contact between the Local Section, younger members in that area and the IBD; arrange section events e.g. technical visits, lecture evenings, networking opportunities, field trips and workshops. Topics could include networking skills, careers advice, inspirational lectures, communication skills and organise events and organise events and activities that will interest younger members in industry and students.