Event INFO

February Happy Hour: Feb-15, 5-8PM

Please join us at Bierhaus in Mountain View on Thursday, Feb 15th at 5.00 PM. Come and have a chance to meet fellow SWE-SCV members and get an update on what is planned for this year! Event Brite Link

SWE Member Professional Development: Feb-27
Come learn what the Consumer Hardware Team at Google having been doing with the launch of products like the Pixel 2 phone, PixelBook, Google Home and more. This event is meant to be an informative and interactive one in with the women working in Consumer Hardware at Google. Google is also looking for talented engineers for their growing silicon and software teams for consumer hardware. This is fantastic opportunity to learn about the innovative culture at Google, networking with Consumer Hardware team and SWE members, and job opportunities. SWE Members -- join us 
Google Building MP1, 1155 Borregas Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Registration is required as space is limited (LINK HERE). We hope that you can join us for this event as their will be food and a raffle for awesome Google Hardware!  Find a FLYER here and below in FILES

Feel free to reach out to Divya Sharma (divyaxsharma[at]-mail[dot]com) if you have any questions.

March 14-15:
SWE at Capital Hill (Erika R is going!).  Share with Congress, and other members of our government, your ideas and concerns about STEM and women in these fields.

Future Events:

WE Local Phoenix & Portland

February 23-25, 2018, SWE members will be gathering in Phoenix for another exciting WE Local celebration! Registration open!

Additionally, WE Local Portland will be taking place next April.
REGION A Past Events

Path Forward & Governance Changes

At WE17 (held in Austin, 10-26-28), the SWE Senate voted on the governance changes and all motions passed. Next fiscal year the society will shift towards a structure without the region boundaries.

Learn more about the motions here: http://senate.swe.org/amendments-and-motions.html

Read the detailed implementation plan here: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/images/Governance/SWE-Governance-Implementation-Plan-9-20-17.pdf

If you're thinking about roles for next year, Region A will be electing a Senator and Society Nominating Committee Rep for the last time. Write Cassi Janakos <cjanakos[at]gmail[dot]com> for more information

Recent Prior Events


Jan. 10, 2018 -- Sending a Message: Improv Techniques for Communicating your Ideas at the Tech.
Jan. 6, 2018 -- Network with GetSET students
Nov. 29, 2017:  SWE-SCV Happy Hour
-- at Whole Foods 

October 26 - 28, 2017: SWE Annual Conference

Austin TX

Oct 17, 6-9 PM: HeartFlow Women and Diversity in Tech

Sep 10-12: WiSTEM-SWE event 

Jul 30-Aug 5: GetSET 25th Anniversary Summer Week

Volunteers supported week long activities for GetSET girls

July 19: Summer Happy Hour

- San Pedro Square Market Place, San Jose

May 23: Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference

May 18: Importance of Mentoring

 HOST: Northrop Grumman, Sunnyvale

Understand mentorship importance.

May 6: SWE-SCV Scholarship Luncheon, hosted by WISE @ Cisco
- Cisco Building 3 Café, San Jose

Honor 2017 Scholarship & Fellowship recipients: speed networking!

April 26: SCV WIE & SWE SCV Happy Hour

- The Patio, 412 Emerson St. in Palo Alto

March 16: Volunteer & Donor Recognition Dinner

- At Tech Shop Redwood City

Honored volunteers & sponsors. Tech Shop tour

March 11: WOW! That's Engineering


One day event where high school age young women can learn about engineering: workshops and speakers,

February 8: Planning for Retirement

At Stanford University, HOST: SWE Stanford Graduates

Greg Cleary, Wells Fargo Advisors, shared ideas for financial planning, preparing for big purchases, and funding retirement.

SWE Santa Clara Valley,
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SWE Santa Clara Valley,
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