Society of Women Engineers

our promise

as a champion of women engineers for nearly 70 years

The Society of Women Engineers is the world’s largest advocate and catalyst for change for women in engineering and technology.


SWE members around the globe


of women who have left the engineering profession cite organizational climate as the reason.


Join a society of pioneers, advocates, and mentors who support and guide your collegiate and professional journey, and celebrate your lifelong accomplishments. You gain a vast pool of resources to nurture your personal and career development. And, you impact the future of engineering and technology.


Join us in New Orleans, Louisiana this November for the world's largest conference and career fair for women engineers. Learn more.

eXXec is the Society of Women Engineers’ premier Executive Leadership Program


eXXec is the Society of Women Engineers’ Executive Leadership Program, created to deliver actionable high-performance senior-level executives. The objective of SWE’s Executive Leadership Program is to provide a holistic approach to professional development for women executives in engineering. eXXec takes place June 14-17, 2021.
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Check out all the new SWE swag at SWE's official sweSwag store. Brand your self if apparel and products from your favorite engineering association for women engineers! Check it out!

“SWE gave me my first job and is the reason I’m still an engineer"

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Stories about SWE members, engineering, technology, and other STEM-related topics.

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Demand Equal Pay for Latina Women!

October 29th marks the date that Latina women have to work into the new year to finally catch up to what white, non-Hispanic men earned in the previous year. Help us change that by demanding equal pay.

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WE20 Virtual Events You Don’t Want to Miss!

The WE20 conference will be unlike any other annual conference in SWE’s history. Below you can learn about some of the special sessions and opportunities for global conference attendees.

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3rd Annual SWE Event in Brazil

The annual SWE Brazil workshop had to be moved virtually this year but over 390 attendees, both collegiate and professionals, celebrated and empowered women in engineering.