The Women in Engineering Committee (WIEC) includes the IEEE Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) Board, reporting through the MGA Member Engagement and Life Cycle Committee (MELCC), as defined in the IEEE MGA Operations Manual. The structure of the committee, and its responsibilities, may be found in the MGA Operations Manual Section 4.20, as follows.
IEEE WIE is led by a diverse body of elected and appointed volunteer members. The governance structure includes boards for operational areas, as well as bodies representing members in the 45 Societies and technical Councils and ten worldwide geographic regions. The IEEE WIE Committee (WIEC) is responsible for facilitating the development of programs and activities that…
- Promote entry and retention of women in engineering programs
- Enhance career advancement for women in the profession
- Promote IEEE membership and retention of IEEE women members