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Welcome to the 2011-2012 SWE Year and to the newly redesigned SWE-Los Angeles Website! The dedicated officers of the section…

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Scholarship

Scholarship

Applications Due March 8, 2013

The Los Angeles Section of the Society of Women Engineers sponsors an annual scholarship program.

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Professional Development Conference

Professional Development Conference

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This year's SWE-LA Professional Development Conference (PDC) will be held Friday, April 24, 2015 at The Double Tree Hotel in…

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SWE LA Networking

SWE-LA holds social/networking events all over the LA area.  See what’s near you!

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Wow! That's Engineering!

Wow! That's Engineering!

Wow! That's Engineering!

SWE-LA to host a Wow! That’s Engineering! event in 2012

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Updates

 

 

Dear SWE-LA Members, in this update you will find the following:

 

  • FY15 Sonora Region Conference in San Luis Obispo - Feb 27th-Mar 1st
  • ASHRAE SoCal and SWE-LA Present Dr. Julia Keen on Female Retention in the Building Construction Industry - Mar 3rd
  • POSTPONED - 2015 Mini-Conference on Systems Engineering - Sep 2015
  • 2015 Professional Development Conference - Apr 24th
  • Save the Date- SWE-LA upcoming events

 

 

 

FY15 Sonora Region Conference in San Luis Obispo - Feb 27th-Mar 1st

The 2015 Region Conference will be held in San Luis Obispo from 2/27-3/1/2015. For information on registration and the conference hotel room block, please see below.
Registration
Conference registration is open, with early bird pricing ending on 1/11/2015. To go straight to the registration page, please visit our Eventbrite.

Conference Hotel Block
The FY15 Region Conference Hotel Block at the Embassy Suites in San Luis Obispo is open. The special rate of $119/night is available for 2/26-3/1. The room block will close on 1/28. To book a room, please visit:
FY15 Region B Conference Hotel Website

 

ASHRAE SoCal and SWE-LA Present Dr. Julia Keen on Female Retention in the Building Construction Industry - Mar 3rd

The Southern California Chapter of ASHRAE is hosting a Women in Engineering night on March 3, 2015. Please join ASHRAE-SoCal and SWE-LA to hear Dr. Julia Keen present the findings of her doctoral research on the retention of females in the building construction industry. Additional details.

ASHRAE is a global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment. Julia Keen, Ph.D., P.E., HBDP, BEAP is an Associate Professor of Architectural Engineering and Construction Science at Kansas State University holding the Bob and Betty Tointon Engineering endowed chair.

What: ASHRAE SoCal & SWE-LA March 3rd Meeting

When: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM PST

Where: The Proud Bird (11022 Aviation Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90045)

Cost: $45, Early Bird Price - Registration includes dinner

*Student SWE Members are FREE*

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ashrae-socal-swe-la-march-3rd-meeting-tickets-12590256797

POSTPONED - 2015 Mini-Conference on Systems Engineering - Sep 2015

Please note that the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Los Angeles Chapter: 2015 Mini-Conference on Systems Engineering will be postposed until September 2015.  The conference is still scheduled to be held at Loyola Marymount University.  Abstract submission remains open: http://www.incose-la-miniconference.org/

2015 Professional Development Conference - Apr 24th

his year's SWE-LA Professional Development Conference (PDC) will be held Friday, April 24, 2015 at The Double Tree Hotel in Torrance, California.  

The theme of the 2015 PDC is "Invigorate Your Career - Set a Course Towards Your Success".

We have several exciting sessions lined up that will encourage our attendees to grow their networks, build their skills, and encourage them to achieve their personal and professional goals.

Note: While the conference will focus on women engineers, individuals of all professions are welcome.

Where: Double Tree by Hilton, 21333 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503
When: Friday, April 24, 2015, 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.  (Registration starts at 7:00 A.M.)
Registration: 
               Breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks included.
Members, $120
Student, Retired, and Unemployed Members, $90
Non-members, $150
Corporate Tables, $1200 (10 per table) - Companies are also welcome to send individual employees for $120 per person.
Contact Kris Acosta or Linh Dang  
**Proceeds go to the SWE Los Angeles Scholarship Program
Parking: Free

*Recommended attire is business casual.

To register via Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/society-of-women-engineers-la-2015-professional-development-conference-invigorate-your-career-set-a-tickets-15413425972

 

 

SWE-LA upcoming events:

  • SWE Community Event in the San Fernando Valley - March
  • SWE LA Professional Development Conference - April 24
  • Self Defense for Women - May
  • SWE Community: Dim Sum - May
  • End of the Year Picnic at Angel City Brewery - June

 

 

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