Events

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. WE20 will be hosted virtually over two weeks to 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. 

Learn more at the WE20 website.

Future Conference Locations and Dates:

  • 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.

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WE19

WE Local

16k+

WE CONFERENCE ATTENDEES

409

WE LOCAL AVERAGE ATTENDEES

12+

SESSIONS ON-DEMAND

40+

LIVE SESSIONS

30+

SPECIAL EVENTS

5

MEGASESSION SPEAKERS

SOURCE: 2020 Data

SWE Event Stats

Available Advertising Options

Event Opportunity

WE20 Conference Issue

WE20 is the largest and most comprehensive professional development event for women in engineering and technology, making the SWE Magazine WE20 issue the essential conference resource. An indispensable tool for employers and universities to reach WE20 attendees, the magazine covers key moments in this virtual event, the prestigious SWE award recipients, award-winning content, and more. The magazine is mailed to all members and available online. Special discounted rates are available for career fair exhibitors and conference program sponsors.

WE20 Conference Website

Premium Exhibitor Listing

Benefits:
SWE is proud to offer a powerful opportunity to build momentum leading into the WE20 Conference in New Orleans, LA November 5-7, 2020. Members closely review the conference website to see who will be attending the Career Fair and you have the opportunity to ensure that your listing on the WE20 website stands out from the hundreds of other exhibitors attending. Limited to six (6) exhibitors, appearing at the top of the page, these will be the first lists seen.

Benefits:

  • Organization Logo (200 x 200 pixels) GIF format and animations are acceptable
  • Organization description (Up to 250 words)
  • Ability to list engineering disciplines you are looking to attract or positions you are hiring for
  • Up to eight links to company websites and/or social media pages (i.e. career pages, recruiting calendar, products/programs, etc.)
  • Video Content

Rate (NET):

  • $3,950 for up to 12 months

Upcoming Events

WE20

Plan to join us virtually for 2020's largest event for women in engineering and technology—WE20.
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WE Local

WE Local is SWE’s annual conference – on a smaller scale – to our members’ backyards around the globe through local conferences.