San Diego's largest advocate for women in Science & Engineering

Who we are

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is the world’s largest advocate and catalyst for change for women in engineering and technology.  The SWE San Diego County Professional Section has a rich history dating back to 1982 of advancing the image of engineering and technology professionals by providing unique opportunities to network and develop professionally and inspire young girls to pursue these professions. Our section is made up of members from all engineering backgrounds and many STEM disciplines. 

Check out our upcoming events and start getting involved!

We offer networking events, tours of local companies, speakers and workshops for professional development.  Find out more in our Newsletter below and on our Events page!

We also offer a ready avenue to expand your network, develop your leadership and project management skills through committee involvement and board positions.  Check out our About page for next steps!

Want to give back to our community? Learn more about how we get engaged on our Outreach page!

Recent Awards

FY23 Mission Awards

We are extremely honored to be awarded TWO Mission Awards for our work in 2023 focused on supporting girls and women alike through their journeys with STEM. Being awarded Mission Awards for the first time as an organization is a true testament to all the work our volunteers and members have continuously have achieved over the past year. These Mission Awards are just one example of how SWE-SD and our membership embody SWE's core values demonstrating continuous improvement and growth as we contribute to the vision of world of equity and equality. A huge thank you to all of those who have contributed, whether small or large, to these amazing achievements. Let's keep it going!


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