IEEE– Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, being the world’s largest technical professional society, is continuously promoting the development and application of electrotechnology and allied sciences for the benefit of humanity and for the advancement of the profession. With the 4,30,000 members spanning across 165 countries of the globe, IEEE fosters the development of standards, that often became national and international standards and produces over 30% of the world’s literature in its related fields, publishing well over 100 peer- reviewed journals.
WIE ILS 2017 GOA
IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit aims to promote the sense of innovation, art & design, technology, leadership and entrepreneurial zeal among its participants and bringing such opportunities from across the globe to Goa. The summit envisions to be a one of a kind event providing a platform for the confluence of researchers, innovators, and entrepreneurs ready to share their knowledge and experience among the participating delegates. To create a vibrant community of women and men collectively using their diverse talents to innovate for the benefit of humanity.
Theme “Disrupt – Breaking the barriers of thought”.
Mission of IEEE
“To foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity”
IEEE membership is open to any individual, who belong to IEEE designated field by education or profession. Engineering, Computer Science & Information Technology, Physical Science, Biology & Medical Science, Mathematics, Technical communications, Education, Management, and Law are all IEEE-designated fields. This indicates that IEEE no longer serves only for electrical and electronics engineers. Members from various different domains can excel in their studies and careers via IEEE membership.
IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists. 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.
About India Council
IEEE India Council is the umbrella organization which coordinates IEEE activities in India. Its primary aim is to assist and coordinate the activities of local “Sections”, in order to benefit mutually, and avoid duplication of effort and resources. IEEE India Council was established on 20th May 1976 and is one of the five councils in the Asia Pacific Region (Region #10 of IEEE).
IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit (ILS) is a scaled- down version of WIE International Leadership Conference (ILC). WIE ILC focuses on providing leading-edge professional development for mid-level and senior women with the mission to inspire, engage and advance women in engineering.