AAES Diversity & Inclusion Policy Statement

In principle and in practice, AAES and its Member Societies acknowledge and respect the value of a diverse and inclusive community that promotes active participation by all; that all members are treated as dignified human beings and afforded respect; and that all are provided equality of opportunity.

AAES is committed to encouraging and supporting its member societies to create environments that draw upon the strength of all its membership and have leadership that is supportive of these principles; and that every Society have in place a Diversity and Inclusion Policy designed to support and increase the participation of a diverse engineering workforce.

A diverse and inclusive community is one that not only embraces but leverages membership regardless of any visible or non-visible differences.

Adopted by the AAES General Assembly – November 2016