The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and the International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES) have joined forces to host the 16th International Conference for Women Engineers and Scientists (ICWES16), to be held in Los Angeles, California from October 23-25, 2014.
The Society of Women Engineers is a network of women engineers and engineering students that spans the globe. Today's industry leaders and tomorrow's engineering innovators come together and during WE14, SWE is honored to welcome members of the International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES) for ICWES16. Now celebrating 50 years since the first occasion that SWE hosted ICWES, this exclusive partnership invites collaboration between engineers and scientists. This year's host city LA will attract a truely global audience. WE14 will host ICWES16, the 16th International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists. Now celebrating 50 years since the first ICWES, organized by SWE, WE14 + ICWES16 welcomes engineers and scientists from around the globe. Attendees from both organizations will discover the latest in technology while building their professional networks and contemplating the next steps in their careers.
This annual conference brings together leaders, businesses, organizations, universities and professionals in the industry for a global exchange for change. Members from every facet of engineering and science will converge to swap strategies, share educational insights and meet likeminded individuals. SWE is a powerful force for diversity in the workplace, pushing to provide a voice and a place for women in engineering, values echoed by INWES.
More than 7,000 attendees from across the globe will join in a threeday educational celebration of all things engineering and science. There's something for everyone at every stage of their careers, from seasoned professionals to recent grads.
In 2014 where will you have world-class access to top engineering and technology talent? In the world-class city of Los Angeles. WE14, the Society of Women Engineers' annual conference and Career Fair in 2014, is heading west to L.A.
Known around the globe as a place of excitement and dreams, L.A. will not disappoint. Women in engineering and technology, from all points on the career spectrum, will come to L.A. to follow their own dreams. And you can be there as a Career Fair exhibitor, conference sponsor or presenter to help their dreams come true - while you make your hiring and retention goals come true, too.
L.A. will also attract a global audience. WE14 will host ICWES16, the 16th International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists. WE14 + ICWES16 will celebrate 50 years since the first ICWES (which was organized by SWE) and will welcome engineers and scientists from around the globe.
A global city. A global audience. A global opportunity for your organization to grow when you find new talent and new ways to retain current employees. WE14 will provide a global exchange for change. Set aside October 23-25, 2014 for WE14 - you will not be disappointed.
About International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists:
INWES is a global network of organizations of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), reaching over 60 countries worldwide. INWES is a not-for-profit corporation governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Directors representing organization, corporate, University/Institute, and individual memberships.
About Society of Women Engineers:
For more than six decades, SWE has given women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering industry. Our organization is centered around a passion for our members' success and continues to evolve with the challenges and opportunities reflected in today's exciting engineering and technology specialties.
ICWES is held every three years.