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Women in Engineering Inspire, Engage, Encourage and Empower IEEE Women Worldwide. Dr. Karen Panetta WIE Committee Chair IEEE Fellow November 15, 2008. WIE is a committee of the IEEE Board of Directors. * If WIE was compared to an IEEE Society, WIE would be the 5 th largest society. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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<ul><li><p>Women in EngineeringInspire, Engage, Encourage and Empower IEEE Women Worldwide.</p><p>Dr. Karen PanettaWIE Committee ChairIEEE FellowNovember 15, 2008</p></li><li><p>WIE is a committee of the IEEE Board of Directors* If WIE was compared to an IEEE Society, WIE would be the 5th largest society </p></li><li><p>Growth of WIE Affinity GroupsTotal Number of Affinity Groups by Region Region 110Region 25Region 38Region 45Region 56Region 63Region 715Region 848Region 947Region 1068Currently there are WIE 215 + 4 pending Affinity Groups</p></li><li><p>WIE HighlightsCommunicationIEEE WIE Newsletter.IEEE WIE Magazine.IEEE WIE Website.Conferences, Forums and Events.Affinity group support.</p><p>Outreach: Encouraging girls to pursue STEM as a career choiceSTAR Program.Scholarships.E-Week/Global Marathon/Introduce a Girl to Engineering.IEEE TV.IEEE WIE/EAB Real World Engineering Projects.</p></li><li><p>WIE EventsNational Academy of Engineering, Diversity WorkshopNational Academy of Engineering and the National Science Foundation Engineering Education Dissemination project.Society of Women EngineersComputing Research Association WEPAN (collaborative proposal written and submitted to the NSF)BAEs FIRST Robotics programScience Club for GirlsGirls Inc.The Women at Work Museum opening exhibit for the IEEE Foundation funded traveling engineering exhibit.Dr. Martin Luther King Science and Technology School in New OrleansEdgar P. Harney School in New OrleansDubai Cable CompanyDubai Aluminum Company</p><p>United Arab Emirates UniversitySarjah University, DubaiRegion 10 WIE/GOLD Congress in IndiaSilicon Oasis Authority, DubaiAmerican Society of Mechanical EngineersAmerican Society of Civil EngineersMassachusetts Clean Cities33rd Photovoltaic Specialists ConferenceMathworksSolidworksIEEE RF ID Conference IEEE PELS Conference (June 2008)IEEE PES conference (July 2008)IEEE North Atlantic Test Workshop IEEE Homeland Security ConferenceEuropean Microwave Week, Amsterdam (October 2008)IEEE Region 8 Student Branch and GOLD Congress (August 2008)Chinese Women's Association of Science and Technology (October 2008)Engineers without BordersNational Girls Collaborative Project</p></li><li><p>WIE Magazine Winner of the 2008 APEX Award</p></li><li><p>WIE Next StepsMagazineSecure more advertisers for the magazine.Future issues of the WIE Magazine will be shipped with Spectrum.Available for sale to the general public. Facelift for the WIE website.Worldwide WIE Conference.</p></li><li><p>Thank you!</p><p>***Strategic plan, mission and goals for WIE</p><p>***Thank you. If anyone has any questions about the presentation and/or information included in the WIE Short Report, please feel free to contact me at m.salazar-palma@ieee.org.</p></li></ul>