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IEEE Women In Engineering International Leadership Conference

By CIOReview | Monday, March 6, 2017

PISCATAWAY, N.J.: IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) announces the 2017 IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference (WIE ILC) to be held at the San Jose Convention Center, 22-23 May 2017 with tracks on innovation, executive leadership, empowerment, disruptive technology and entrepreneurship.

WHAT:  IEEE WIE ILC 2017: “Lead Beyond – Accelerating Women Who Change the World”

The two-day event brings together distinguished thought leaders from various science, technology, engineering, and mathematical (STEM) backgrounds to focus on current skills and strategic ideas building upon women’s advancement and entrepreneurship. A varied conference program is being planned, including an international pitch session, hands-on leadership workshops, onsite career fair and evening networking receptions.

WHEN:  22-23 May 2017

WHERE: San Jose Convention Center

San Jose, California

WHO:    WIE ILC celebrates the vibrant and diverse community of women and men scientists and engineers by providing an opportunity to collaborate and create communities that fuel innovation. WIE ILC focuses on providing invaluable professional development for mid-level and senior women and is supported by sponsors such VMware, Ericsson, Verizon and Intel. Partnering organizations have the ability to showcase their leading-edge technology, and media partners will have access to speakers sharing their innovative, diverse stories about their leadership and experience.

Attendee registration is now open online, corporate partnering packages are available to review and download, and media partnerships forms are all now accessible on our website.

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