Funding Support to attend the WIE International Leadership Summit in Brisbane

The WIE International Leadership Summit will be held in Brisbane from the 26th to 27th of November 2018.

The summit was launched as a part of IEEE WIE’s portfolio of global initiatives that focus on Inspiration, Leadership, Empowerment and Entrepreneurship mid to senior women in technology. Summit provide opportunities for networking, mentorship, and collaboration.

At the June Section meeting on the 4th of June 2018 financial sponsorship of up to $750 was approved for four NSW WIE members (male or female).

NSW WIE members can apply for the financial sponsorship using the electronic form linked below. The four best applications will be selected. The summit is for both male and female WIE members and if applicable at least one male will receive sponsorship. For the four NSW IEEE WIE members selected, the financial sponsorship will take place as a rebate for all expenses related to the event up to the value of $750. Invoices will need to be provided for all costs claimed. In order to receive the rebate the member must provide the NSW Section with a YouTube video, blog or other engaging media that showcases the benefit of participation at the event, and the benefit of being an IEEE member that can be promoted on the sections website and other platforms.

Applications for funding is conducted electronically via the following link:

Nominations close of the 17th of August 2018.

Successful applicants will be notified in early September 2018.