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IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Student Branch Affinity Group of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka was founded in August 2017.

 
The Student Branch Affinity Group  strive to create a platform for the female undergraduates of our university to improve themselves in technological aspects as well as organizing skills through conducting workshops, taking part in competitions, conferences and summits, thus contributing to the vision and mission of IEEE WIE.
 
The founding Chair of the  Student Branch Affinity Group is Ms.  Rumesha Shalini Pathirana. Several other enthusiastic volunteers of the society namely, Ms. Isuri AbeysekaraMs.  Warunika hippola, Ms. Kanchana Kanakarathne  and Ms.  Kaushini Samarathunga have made voluntary contributions to many of the  IEEE Sri Lanka section as well as R10 events.
 
With the guidance and support of the Adviser, Dr. Jeevani Jayasinghe, the  members plan to organize university level events as well as national level events in collaboration with the industry.

Activities

WUSL women at the International Leadership Summit

IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summit 2017, themed on “Inspire |Empower | Lead the Change”, was successfully concluded on 7th and 8th October at Berjaya Hotel, Mount Lavinia. It was organized aiming to inspire and empower women in the STEM fields for taking the initiative and leadership in achieving the change they wish to see in the world. Dr. (Mrs.) JMJW Jayasinghe was a Public Relations and Registration Committee Lead of the event, six female undergraduates of the Faculty of Applied Sciences served as volunteers and about 20 females from Wayamba University of Sri Lanka attended the event.

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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Chair- Ms. Rumesha Shalini Pathirana
  • Secretary-

  • Treasurer-

  • Vice chair-