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WIE

WIE coordinator IEEE UCET : Attiya Cheema 

Mission and Vision of IEEE WIE

The mission of IEEE WIE is to facilitate the recruitment and retention of women in technical disciplines globally.

IEEE WIE envisions a vibrant community of IEEE women and men collectively using their diverse talents to innovate for the benefit of humanity.

Vision of IEEE WIE

IEEE WIE envisions a vibrant community of IEEE women and men innovating the world of tomorrow.

IEEE WIE strives to:

  • recognize women’s outstanding achievements in electrical and electronics engineering through IEEE Awards nominations;
  • organize receptions at major technical conferences to enhance networking and to promote membership in WIE;
  • advocate women in leadership roles in IEEE governance and career advancement for women in the profession;
  • provide assistance with the formation of new WIE Affinity Groups and support ongoing activities;
  • promote IEEE member grade advancement for women to the membership grades of Senior Member and Fellow;
  • facilitate the development of programs and activities that promote the entry into and retention of women in engineering programs;
  • administer the IEEE Student-Teacher and Research Engineer/Scientist (STAR) Program to mentor young women in junior and high schools.

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