Call for Proposals for 2020 IEEE WIE Summits

Deadline: 4 November 2019

IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summits (WIE ILS) provide regional opportunities to foster networking, mentorship, and collaboration. With the leadership and creativity of volunteers, WIE will continue the WIE ILS program in 2020 as part of the portfolio of global initiatives that focus on Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, and Emerging/Future Technology.

IEEE WIE will provide seed funding in the amount of $1,500 USD to be applied to the costs associated with the IEEE WIE ILS. Submit your Proposal Form and statement by 4 November 2019, 11:59 PM EST, to with subject line “2020 IEEE WIE ILS”. Only a limited number of submissions will be selected for 2020.


CONGRATULATIONS to the applicants selected to host a 2019 IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summit in these locations.


Porto, Portugal  – July 25-27, 2019

Richland, WA, USA  – July 30, 2019

Bangalore, India  – August 30-31, 2019

Beijing, China  – September 6-8, 2019

Naperville, IL, USA  – September 20, 2019

Lima, Peru  – October 4, 2019

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada  – October 19-20, 2019

Islamabad, Pakistan – October 27, 2019

Buenos Aires, Argentina – November 30, 2019

Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria – Date TBD

Other IEEE WIE Events 2019
IEEE WIE Forum USA East 2019 – November 21-23, 2019 Arlington, VA

View past IEEE WIE International Leadership Summits