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.


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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Professional Development

How Expectations Serve and Limit Us

When we are humbled or curious enough, we can transcend limiting interpretations of our experiences. And that’s when we start seeing new possibilities and opportunities that had seemed outrageous before.

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Forbes: Why Big Data Is Failing Women In STEM And How To Fix It

This article was written by Joan Michelson and published by Forbes. The article features insight from SWE’s Senior Manager of Research, Roberta Rincon, Ph.D. You can view the Forbes article here. Walmart can tell you how many of anything are in a...