IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summits

IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership Summit Program 

Our 2015-2016 IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership Summits were extremely successful and have made an outstanding impact on communities around the globe! We’ve learned that WIE volunteers are creative, engaged, organized and super passionate. As a result, we have decided to continue the summits into 2017 and provide more autonomy to organizers!

IEEE Women In Engineering is pleased to announce its selections for the 2017 IEEE WIE International Leadership Summits.


Congratulations to all of our affiliates that have been selected for 2017!

Tentative locations & dates:

IEEE WIE Uganda Subsection
Uganda – February 17

India Council
Goa, July 13-15

IEEE WIE Poland Section
Krakow, Poland
September 7-9

IEEE WIE Malaysia Affinity Group
Malaysia – September 18-19

IEEE WIE Sri Lanka Section
Sri Lanka –October 7-8

IEEE WIE Islamabad Section
Islamabad – October 7th

November 30 – December 2

2018 IEEE WIE Leadership Summits

July 21-22  2018
Theme: Lead beyond borders 


Stay tuned for detailed Summit information!

Upcoming IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership Summit 2017

WIE ILS 2017 Malaysia 18-19 September

2017 IEEE WIE ILS is one of IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Global initiatives to provide leading edge professional development for early-career, mid-level and senior women. It is intended to bring together female and male leaders from around the world who are interested in advancing women in engineering and technology.

This year, Malaysia has won the bid to host such event in the Asia Pacific region besides GOA (India), Sri Lanka and Islamabad (Pakistan). 2017 IEEE WIE ILS will inspire attendees through highly interactive sessions which reflect it’s theme: “Empower, Aspire to Inspire”. Attendees will have the opportunities to enhance their skills in the leadership area, learn new ideas and collaborate with technical professionals.

WIE ILS 2017 Sri Lanka 7-8 October

Themed on “Inspire|Empower|Lead the Change”, IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit 2017 – Sri Lanka, the first ever of its kind happening in Sri Lanka, is going to be the biggest event in the WIE Sri Lanka Section calendar this year. Envisioning a future where synergy of knowledge, skills and attitudes of a vibrant community of men and women are used for the betterment of the humanity, IEEE WIE ILS 2017 Sri Lanka aims to inspire and empower women in the STEM fields for taking the initiative and leadership in achieving the change they wish to see in the world.

Spanning over two days featuring Tech Professionals across the globe, the Summit aspires to prepare grounds for all the delegates to ponder promising ideas on Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Empowerment, Leadership and Emerging Technologies. Startup Pitching Sessions, Career Fairs, Car Clinics and many more interesting sessions full of excitement, entertainment and even surprises are also inline to make the experience a a fruitful and a memorable one.