Becoming a Patron
We invite you to be part of the first IEEE WIE ILS hosted in Atlantic Canada!
With a theme of Empowering Change through Knowledge the IEEE WIE ILS Halifax 2019 promotes diversity, equity and collaboration in STEM professions. The summit will feature a wide spectrum of exciting track divisions, including Humanitarian Initiatives, Emerging Technologies, Education, Empowerment, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship. The track divisions will be presented through panels, workshops, and various networking opportunities. The expected audience will comprise of mid- to senior-level professionals and undergraduate and graduate students working in STEM fields (women and men) from everywhere across Canada. We are expecting 100 to 150 speakers and attendees combined!
We are looking for corporate partnerships to support this initiative. By becoming a partner, you will join us in our mission in empowering women in engineering to unlock their full potential and embrace success, excellence, and leadership. Your organization’s contribution will assist the IEEE WIE in facilitating the recruitment and retention of women in technology, leadership, humanitarianism, and engineering disciplines, thus maximizing the potential of STEM organizations. You will be also helping the summit’s participants gain access to valuable personal development and professional networking opportunities.
What Do We offer?
We offer a range of sponsorship benefits, including access to a rich source of enthusiastic and talented future leaders specializing in STEM fields. You may choose to engage at various levels, ranging from the small financial contributions of our Bronze sponsors to our most prominent Platinum-level partners. Each level provides a unique set of advantages that can be tailored to your organization’s interest.
This is an excellent opportunity for your company to promote itself as a supporter of an advocate for inclusiveness and diversity, as well as to increase the numbers of female applicants for current and future opportunities.