Society of Women Engineers

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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.

40k

SWE members around the globe

30%

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

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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.

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

eXXec

eXXec is the Society of Women Engineers’ premier Executive Leadership Program, created to deliver actionable high-performance strategies for mid- and senior-level executives. The objective of SWE’s Executive Leadership Program is to provide a holistic approach to professional development for women executives. eXXec takes place June 23-25, 2019.
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WE20

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

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Diversity and Inclusion, Research

With SWE Member Input, “Women as Levers of Change” Study Released

This study included an analysis of over 2,300 publicly listed companies around the world and numerous interviews and surveys of women at various stages of their careers. The report highlights the gender inequality that exists in multiple industries, bu...

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Collegiates, Global, K-12 Outreach

Lagos Global Affiliate Hosts International Women’s Day Event

The SWE Lagos Global Affiliate in Nigeria organized an event titled “Engineering Outreach for Girls” on the 12th of March, 2020 in celebration of International Women’s Day. The event, which took place at the Chemical Engineering Department of the Unive...

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Collegiates, COVID-19 blog series, Member News

On Engineering in Crisis: Innovating in the Kitchen

Over the next few weeks, we invite you to join us for a short-form blog series on how SWE Members are navigating the world amidst COVID-19. In this first blog, we are pleased to feature Elizabeth Jones from Arizona State University.