S.No. Date Topic Resource Person No. of participants
1 13.09.2019 Workplace Place Safety & Prevention of Sexual Harassment Ms. Viji Hari, Cofounder KelpHR, Professional Speaker, jointly organised by IEEE-Computer Society Madras Chapter, ACM-Chennai, IEEE-TEMS and IEEE-WIE at SSS Jain College 100
2 21.02.2020 to 22.02.2020 Two day National Level Conclave on “INDUSTRIAL IOT,RENEWABLE ENERGY AND MACHINE LEARNING”  Sponsored by IEEE Robotics and Automation Society, Industry Application Society, Computer Society and Womens In Engineering Affinity Group  at SAVEETHA ENGINEERING COLLEGE(AUTONOMOUS), Chennai. 95
3 28.02.2020 Benefits of IEEE Membership Pooja Sharma represented WIE MS and gave a talk at  SPYRO 2.0 at Vaagdevi College of Engineering at Hyderabad Section. 350+
4 29.02.2020 IEEE Awards and Scholarship Pooja Sharma represented WIE MS and gave a talk at   at Jayamukhi Egineering College at Hyderabad Section. 100+
5 03.03.2020 Chief Guest at IEEE SPRITZON’20 Dr. N. Nithyavathy was been invited as the chief guest at Bannari institute of technology for IEEE SPRITZON’20  event to share about IEEE WIE 65
6 25.04.2020 Build the Blocks of Your Profile Pooja Sharma represented WIE and given a talk at Genesis – Beyond Learning Event organised by Silver Oak University IEEE SB – IEEE Gujarat Section 1000+
7 05.04.2020 Webinar on “Best Tips for writing a great resume” Pooja Sharma represented WIE at IEEE Jeppiar Engineering College SB and delivered a talk 200+
5/13/2020 Webinar on “Conflict Management- Working through difference” Pooja Sharma represented WIE and gave a talk at IEEE GPREC SB (IEEE Hyderabad Section)
8 20.05.2020 to 24.05.2020 IEEE Madras WIE Webinar Series 1) Dr. Celia Shahnaz, Senior Member of IEEE, Fellow of Institute of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB).
2) Dr. Supavadee Aramvith, formerly led Educational Activities and Women in Engineering for IEEE Asia Pacific (Region 10) from 2011-2016.
3) Prof. Bozenna Pasik-Duncan, She was the 2017-18 IEEE
Global WIE Chair, and is the founder of IEEE CSS Women in Control.
4) Dr Ramalatha Marimuthu,  She is a senior member of IEEE and founder chair of Madras IEEE Women in
Engineering Affinity group (2007 – 2014).
5) Ms. Suganya Raman, Leadership Development Program Manager, Flex.
WIE direct : 294 registrations every day
IEEE Members- 103
Non IEEE – 191
6/7/2020 IEEE TENSYMP 2020: WIE & WePower Track. Pooja Sharma Represented IEEE WIE MS at EEE TENSYMP 2020: WIE & WePower Track. 100+
9 12.06.2020 Inauguration and Motivational Webinar “WOMEN AS ENGINEERS”
at Velalar College Webinar
Dr. N. Nithyavathy was been invited as the chief guest for the inauguration of Chief guest for
Motivational Webinar in WOMEN AS ENGINEERS at VCET IEEE SB to share about IEEE WIE

Video Link: https://youtu.be/09WGeLsbJCw

10 10.07.2020 to 12.07.2020 WIE Week Celebration – Webinar Series IEEE Madras Young Professionals Affinity Group,  IEEE Madras Women in Engineering Affinity Group & IEEE Power and Energy Society – Madras Chapter presents “WIE Week Celebration” . On the note, we have three events in a row scheduled as follows.
1) “Find the Answers: If you cannot, change the questions!!”  by Dr. Ramalatha Marimuthu

2) “Going out of your comfort zone” by Ms Simay Akar

3) “Opportunities for Student Members in IEEE WIE” by Ms Indhumathi G

11 04.05.2020 Explore WIE Dr. Nithyavathy gave a talk on IEEE WIE at KNOW YOUR IEEE webinar series organised by group of Student branches under Madras section 160+
12 02.05.2020 Explore Volunteering in IEEE Ms.Pooja Sharma gave a talk at  KNOW YOUR IEEE webinar series organised by group of Student branches under MS 130+
6/23/2020 Online Webinar-  To Celebrate International WIE Day Dr. Nithyavathy gave a talk in the panel dicusssions at the international event organsied by IEEE Bangladesh Section 100+
6/27/2020 Professional Email Writing Tips Ms. Pooja Sharma  represented WIE Madras Section and gave a talk at Aurelia event organised by IEEE Kerala Section 100+
13 18.07.2020 Webinar on “Rewable sources of Energy” Pooja Sharma represented WIE Madras Section at Karpagam College of Engineering, Chennai 200+
14 July 11, 2020 Webinar on “Rewable sources of Energy” Pooja Sharma represented WIE Madras section at Mohamed Sathak AJ College of Engineering, Chennai 1000+
15 23.07.2020 to 29.07.2020 IEEE WIE Webinar Series – Significant Facets of Women in National Development Collabrated with IEEE Kongu Engineering College for WIE Webinar Series with great women leaders.
Day 1: JUL 23,2020 – Born to Lead.
Ms P Venkatapriya – IAS, Sericulture Department

Day 2: JUL 24, 2020 – Developing a Political Savvy.
Mrs. Vanathi Srinivasan, General Secretary BJP.

Day 3: JUL 25,2020 – Becoming a Person of Influence.
Mrs. Subulakshmi Jegadeesan, Deputy General Secretary and Member DMK.

Day 4 JUL 26, 2020 – Finding and Owning  your Voice.
Ms. A.Arulmozhi, Advocate.

Day 5: JUL 27, 2020 – Turn Lemon into Lemonade.
Mrs.K.S.Abirami, Proprietor Green Fields Garden Store.

Day 6: JUL 28, 2020 – Wear your Crown with Pride
Ms. Tasnim Binte Shawkat, Promotion Chair, IEEE YESIST12,  Bangladesh.

Day 7: JUL 29, 2020 – When Life calls for U-Turn
Dr. Divya Kumar, Senior Consultant Gynecology & IVF.

Around 145 registrations each day
IEEE Members- 52
Non IEEE – 93
16 19.10.2020 1. IEEE WIE benefits 2. The Nano -Technology Revolution We the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering in association with IEEE WIE affinity group and IEEE PES SBC organizes an online webinar taken by Dr.N.Nithyavathy, Chair, WIE MAS 57 Members (IEEE)
17 10.04.2020 WIE Ex-Com Meeting – Inaugural All ex-com Members were present evening 7-9 pm 7
18 12.06.2020 WIE Ex-Com Meeting – Event discussion All Members were present evening 7-9 pm 7
19 14.08.2020 WIE Ex-Com Meeting – Event discussion All Members were present evening 7-9 pm 7
20 11.09.2020 WIE Ex-Com Meeting – Event discussion All Members were present evening 7-9 pm 7
21 09.10.2020 WIE Ex-Com Meeting – Event discussion All Members were present evening 7-9 pm 7
22 8/16/2020 IEEE YESIST12 Global Summit IEEE YESIST12 Global Summit were one of the partners 100+
22 5-13/12/2020 IEEE WIE ILS 2020 (5 Days) IEEE WIE Affinity Group of the Madras Section is the proud host of IEEE WIE ILS 2020. Due to the ongoing global pandemic, the summit will be organized virtually over three days to ensure everyone’s safety.
With three special tracks that focus on empowerment, leadership and inspiration, IEEE WIE ILS 2020 aims to build leaders of tomorrow.
1.      Inspire and Lead
IEEE WIE ILS 2020 will serve as a remarkable platform to highlight the stories of extraordinary women of today. This track aims to channelize inspiration among all to foster creativity, uniqueness and innovation.
2.      Educate and Empower
This track salutes and aims to embolden all returning mothers, as well as women enrolled in academic institutions or women wishing to further their studies, to work in the direction of their dreams.
3.      Encourage and Engage
Through this track, we wish to boost the morale of those who wish to realize their dream of creating something on their own.

Special events:
IEEE WIE ILS 2020 organized by the IEEE WIE AG of Madras Section will be jam packed with interactive and thought provoking talks, insightful panel discussions, exclusive career development guidance & mentorship, and much more.
● The sessions delivered by eminent speakers from across the globe will allow all attendees to take a look at the stories of each speaker and then draw inspiration from them.
● SheFirst, a pitch fest will help women entrepreneurs to give a kickstart to their budding startups into a sustainable business model. They will receive insights and feedback from technical experts on how to  build their business, market their product, and expand business.
● Paper-to-Product is a workshop for budding Entrepreneurs who are facing difficulties in transforming their ideas into viable products. The aim of this workshop is to inculcate entrepreneurship education in an intellectual, international context and to focus on drafting a credible plan to turn the engineering ideas & technological innovations into marketable products.
● IEEE WIE ILS Badge contest
● Networking Tour with IEEE Leaders

There were 50+ Speakers


12/29/2020 Exploring IEEE and It’s membership Pooja Sharma represented WIE and gave a talk at Amrita School of Engineering, Chennai invited by Dr. M. Venkateshkumar. 100+
23 3-04-2020 to 11-04-2020 IEEE WIE Project-Based Learning School Camp In order to provide knowledge of the importance of pre-university education in the school students from Grade 8th to 12th, IEEE Women in Engineering Project.

Based Learning School Camp was organized from 3rd April, 2021 to 11th April, 2021 based on the theme of “Website development and deployment without coding” in the form of a project on different problem statements as an end product learning showcase using Project-Based Learning ApproachThe camp was organized from 3rd April to 11th April 2021. It included  the inauguration ceremony, Session talks, hands-on sessions, followed by  the presentation round and the closing ceremony. The event witnessed the  participation of 130+ studentsfrom 8 countries including India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Peru, Tunisia and Uruguay.


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