As a part of the membership drive for the year 2016, the ExeCom of IEEE GRIET SB, has conducted an awareness campaign on Women In Engineering. The students were explained about the vision and mission of WIE AG-IEEE. They were also briefed about the humanitarian activities and events conducted by WIE AG-IEEE GRIET SB during the past years. The ExeCom members were instrumental in spreading out awareness about the importance and contribution of women engineers and scientists in the field of technology.
The following were the events conducted by WIE AG IEEE GRIET SB over the past years.
1. Self Defense Workshop for girl students.
2. WIE STAR programs
3. International Women’s Day Celebrations
4. Art Gallery
5. WIE Talk
The following are the events planned for the coming term:
1. WIE Star programs with the students of ZPHS.
2. A talk on Self Motivation and Stress Management.
3. Humanitarian activity of bringing underprivileged students from government schools to the GRIET campus.
4. A talk and walk as a part of International women’s day celebrations on 8th of March, 2016.
5. Self Defence workshop for the girl students pursuing B.Tech in GRIET.
6. Series of talks and a stage play under WIE Congress.
7. Awareness talks on issues faced by women.
By the end of the programme, most of the students were enthusiastic to be a part of the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists.