About SWE in India

SWE has been an active presence in India since its inaugural event in August of 2012 in Bengaluru. Over more than 10 years, SWE has grown into a community of thousands of professional and collegiate women in engineering and technology from around the country.


A Lalitha First Woman Eng India
The Story of the First Woman Engineer

SWE is inspired by those who have broken boundaries and made history. Read about the incredible story of A. Lalitha, the first woman engineer in India, who helped pave the way for many others.

Meet the Team

SWE is supported by a dedicated team of staff based in Chennai. 

Paul Robichaud

Paul Robichaud

Managing Director, SWE India paul.robichaud@gprinternational.com

Shweta Baid

Shweta Baid

Digital Media Consultant

Address: No 10 Raja Krishna Rd, Teynampet, Chennai 600018 India

Phone: + 91 9840039700

Email: info_india@swe.org

SWE Research in India

Impact of COVID-19 on Women in Engineering and Technology in India

An Examination of Bias in the Engineering Workplace in India

Visit the SWE Research site for more information on studies and articles about women in engineering and technology.

India Corporate Council

The council promotes diversity and inclusion in the Indian engineering and technology community. Learn more.

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