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Cross Party Group



Cross-Party Group on STEM




To bring together AMs and others with an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in Wales, with the aim of raising awareness amongst AMs of important developments in STEM, both technological and educational; and how Policy issues impact upon these areas.





Chair: David Rees


Secretary: Leigh Jeffes, Royal Society of Chemistry


Next meetings


Tuesday 7 March –Tŷ Hywel, National Assembly for Wales, 6.30pm


Tuesday 4 July - Tŷ Hywel, National Assembly for Wales, 6.30pm


Wednesday 7 November - Tŷ Hywel, National Assembly for Wales, 6.30pm


Cross-Party Group Documentation:


Minutes of previous meetings


Annual Reports and Financial Statements


Contact information

Leigh Jeffes


  • David Rees AM (Chair)
  • Huw Irranca-Davies AM
  • Dai Lloyd AM
  • David Melding AM
  • Nick Ramsay AM
  • David J Rowlands AM
  • Simon Thomas AM
  • Joyce Watson AM
  • Cerian Angharad - Association for Science Education
  • Dr Stephen Benn - Society of Biology
  • Bob Cater - Engineering Education Scheme Wales University of Wales Institute
  • Dr Tom Crick - Cardiff Metropolitan University/BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT
  • Dr David Cunnah - Institute of Physics
  • Helen Francis - WJEC
  • Leigh Jeffes - Royal Society of Chemistry
  • David Jones - The Geological Society
  • Keith Jones - Institution of Civil Engineers Wales Cymru
  • Dr Geertje van Keulen - Society for General Microbiology
  • Wendy Sadler - Cardiff University
  • Dr Anita Shaw - Techniquest
  • Professor Keith Smith - Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Elizabeth Terry - British Science Association
  • Professor Ian Wells - Swansea Metropolitan University
  • David Boon - The British Geological Survey
  • Prof Mike Edmunds - Royal Astronomical Society
  • Prof Peter Halligan - Learned Society of Wales
  • Dr Paul Hutchings - British Psychological Society
  • Rob Janes - The Open University
  • David Jones - Geological Society
  • Dr Rhobert Lewis - University of South Wales
  • Prof Faron Moller - Technocamps
  • Rhys Phillips - IET
  • Andy Pugh - Institution of Mechanical Engineering



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