IEEE Germany Section

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IEEE WIE ILC, San Jose, California, 23-24 May

California. The WIE Germany Section was represented by their Chair, Ana CigarĂ¡n Romero. Via the different plenary sessions, workshops, discussions and pitch comnpetitions organized during the conference, attendees had the opportunity of fully immerse themselves in the fields of innovation, empowerment and leadership. The WIE ILC focuses on providing leading-edge professional development for mid-level and senior women: around 50% of the attendees had more than 10 years work experience, whereas the opther 50% was represented by students and young professionals. 43 countries were represented this year, turning this into a really international and multicultural event. The highly interactive activities provided the enriching opportunity of networking between the attendees, exchanging lots of experiences and impressions during the sessions.