The SWE Africa Advisory Board and Global Affiliates around the continent are regularly planning local and regional events. Subscribe to SWE’s newsletter and contact swe_africa@swe.org to learn more about upcoming events.

Past Events

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The SWE Africa Advisory Board organized a symposium on 25 March 2023 to learn from, celebrate, and network with African women. During the 2+ hour program, participants:

  • Learned about the SWE network and how to connect with this community
  • Heard from engineering leaders across the continent
  • Participated in live breakout room discussions on topics ranging from outreach and entrepreneurship, to preparing for retirement.
  • Celebrated the winners of the SWENext Africa Challenge and, for collegiate attendees, had a special discussion on The Power Within You

Meet the Speakers and Supporters

Check out the profiles of the keynotes, panelists, guest speakers, and other leaders who made the event possible.