Alison Watson MBE HonFCInstCES
Class Of Your Own
Alison Watson is a former land surveyor and founding Chief Executive of education consultancy Class Of Your Own.
She created the award-winning “Design Engineer Construct!” (DEC) learning programme for secondary school students age 11-18, supported by some of the UK’s leading companies, professional bodies and universities through the ground breaking ‘Adopt A School’ scheme.
Alison was awarded an MBE in Her Majesty The Queen’s 2018 New Year Honours for services to education. A past recipient The Survey Association’s President’s Award and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors’ Richard Carter Prize, Alison was proud to be elected an Honorary Fellow of the CICES in 2019.
- Session 8: Educating the future of construction