The Society of Women Engineers San Diego County Section has a rich 30-year history in advancing the image of engineering. Our section is made up of women from all engineering backgrounds. We work together to create opportunities to grow and thrive in our careers and our lives. Discover our programs and how you can get more involved. Feel free to contact us for more information.



August 25, 2014 (Monday)
  • SWE-San Diego’s Open House
    • Please join SWE-San Diego for our Open House to Kick Off the upcoming year!
    • Find out what SWE-SD is about, network, hear about upcoming events, and learn about volunteer opportunities.

    5:30 pm: Networking and Appetizers
    6:00 pm: Presentation

    • Presentation

    7:00 pm: Wrap Up

    • Date: August 25, 2014
    • Time: 5:30 – 7:00pm
    • Location:
      Building 6 Seminar Rooms
      8326 Century Park Court
      San Diego, CA 92123
    • Cost: Free
    • Drinks and appetizers will be provided.
    • Flyer here (TBD).
    • RSVP here so we can have have your name on the list with security first where your name badge will be ready.
September 23, 2014 (Tues)
Technical Tour of Ballast Point Brewery & Taco Tuesday
10051 Old Grove Rd
San Diego, CA 92131
(858) 695-2739
When: Tuesday September 23rd, 5:45-7:30pm
Tour Begins Promptly at 6:00pm, please make sure to be here early.
Cost: Free (Bring money for tasting and Taco Tuesday!)
There is a 25 person limit on the tour. Please make sure to RSVP to get a spot on this tour.
October 4, 2014 (Saturday)
K-12 Outreach Volunteer Training and STEP Up Mentor Meeting
Solar Turbines Learning Center
2200 Pacific Highway
San Diego, CA 92101
When: 9am-11am mentor training, 11am-12pm STEP Up mentor meeting
SWE-SD is hosting free training for K-12 outreach volunteers on “learn how to be a better mentor”.  Following the training will be the STEP Up Mentor Meeting.  If you are at all interested in becoming a mentor for this year’s STEP Up program, we encourage you to stay.  Information on this year’s program will be presented along with more tips and wisdom on how to teach high school students.
Flyer here
Oct 19, 2014 (Sunday) STEP Up Program Kickoff Meeting

  • SWE-San Diego is preparing to Kickoff our 4th year of STEP Up: Service Through Engineering Program.  This program exposes young women in high school to the ways that engineers can use their skills in the service of others.
  • Come join the committee to help with finding mentors, clients, and participants. Plus gather materials to make this the best year yet! These meetings will occur over the next month in preparation for the upcoming program.  To volunteer contact Janine Hicks at stepup@swesandiego.org
  • We are currently looking for mentors, teams, and projects for the 2014-2015 program!  The program will kick off in October and run through February. 
  • Go to the  STEP Up Program Page for more details on the participant schedule and STEP Up participant application that is due Oct 3, 2014.
  • Participants and Mentors: RSVP here for the kickoff meeting
Oct 23-25, 2014 (Thurs-Sat) WE14 + ICWES16 SWE Annual Conference

  • Mark your calendar for SWE Annual Conference in Los Angeles, CA this year!
  • More details here on registration and schedule
  • SWE-SD will be coordinating a meet-up for networking at the conference. Stay tuned for more details.

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