2017 IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summit Goa

Submitted by: Jibin Sabu Co-Chair IEEE WIE ILS 2017 Goa

IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit 2017 which was conducted in Goa, India from July 13th-15th, 2017. With the theme ‘ Disrupt – Breaking the barriers of thought ’, the International Leadership Summit 2017 was organized by IEEE Goa College of Engineering Student Branch with technical support by IEEE India Council.

With the theme “Disrupt – Breaking the barriers of thought”, IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit (ILS) 2017 aimed to bring entrepreneurs, business leaders, social activists and engineers together. The summit had an array of thought leaders from various walks of life, predominantly, science and technology, who shared their experiences to inspire the gathering. More than 300 delegates from all across the globe are attended this summit. The summit had four tracks, namely, ‘Advance Entrepreneurship’, ‘Leadership’, ‘Community Design & Art’ and ‘Innovation and Technology’ as well as a career fair.