Review this page to learn more about how to plan successful events for your Women In Engineering (WIE) Affinity Group, how to recruit new volunteers, and how to complete the required reporting. No WIE Affinity Group in your area? This page also includes information on how to start a new WIE Affinity Group and the benefits associated.
Forming an affinity group is the best way to interact and share information with others with similar interests in your local area. There are two types of affinity group formations:
To form an Affinity Group:
Affinity Groups are required to submit meeting, financial, and officer reports to IEEE MGA. Further information and report forms are available through IEEE Member and Geographic Activities.
Meetings are one of the most visible and valuable ways for an affinity group to serve its members.
IEEE Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) has a volunteer recruitment tool kit available. It has been developed to provide IEEE Units (Regions, Sections, Societies, Chapters, or Affinity Groups) with ideas for recruiting local IEEE members who may be interested in volunteering their time to help lead IEEE activities.