SWE Annual Conference
SWE’s Annual Conference is the premier event for women in engineering and technology. In 2019, the event garnered over 16,600 attendees from 33 countries. The engaging and informative sessions are exceptional professional and personal development tools for both working engineers and engineering students. SWE’s conference includes dynamic keynote speakers, numerous networking opportunities and 200+ workshops and presentations. Moreover, SWE’s conference is dedicated to helping women engineering students’ transition into the corporate world by providing training, guidance and access to career opportunities both in academia and industry. Please see the WE20 prospectus here and check out the current Floor Plan here.
Learn more at the WE20 website.
Past Conference Attendance:
Anaheim, CA WE19 – 16,627
Minneapolis, MN WE18 – 14,100
Austin, TX WE17 – 14,600
Philadelphia, PA WE16 – 11,700
Nashville, TN WE15 – 8,539
New Orleans, LA WE20 November 5-7, 2020
Indianapolis, IN WE21 October 21-23, 2021
Houston, TX WE22 October 20-22, 2022
Los Angeles, CA WE23 October 26-28, 2023
Chicago, IL WE24 October 24-26, 2024
Atlanta, GA WE25 November 6-8, 2025
WE Local Conferences
WE Local Conferences are a joint-collaboration between SWE headquarters, members and local organizations whose goal is to see women achieve their fullest potential in careers as engineers and leaders. The aim of each WE Local is to bring together participants at all stages of their professional, collegiate and K-12 journeys.
WE Local conferences are the ideal environment to learn, energize/re-energize and connect with local engineers and technologists through high-quality professional development workshops, networking opportunities, inspirational speakers and outreach activities. Check out the WE Local website for more information.
WE Local 2020 Dates and Locations:
- WE Local San Diego | January 31-February 1, 2020
- WE Local Salt Lake City | February 7-8, 2020
- WE Local Raleigh | February 21-22, 2020
WE Local 2021 Dates and Locations:
- WE Local Albuquerque |TBD
- WE Local Buffalo |TBD
- WE Local Des Moines |TBD
- WE Local India in Bengaluru |TBD
- WE Local Europe in London |May 26-28