Events

Code With WIE 2024

What is Code with WIE?

Code with WIE is an annual competition held over six years, each year with a unique theme. It is an engaging event designed for tech enthusiasts to showcase their creativity and innovation in the field of technology. This year’s theme is “AI for Sustainable Development” where it is beneficial for humanity through workshops and mentorship from the expertise of the industry and academia.The event is open to individuals and teams of undergraduates and fresh graduates (entrepreneurs), with at least one member required to hold a valid IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) membership. It consists of three main steps: Proposal submission, Initial Design/Prototype Submission, and Final Design/Product Submission. Throughout the event, participants can benefit from online workshop series and mentoring sessions, gaining valuable insights and refining their ideas. The culmination of the event includes a physical showcase where finalists present their projects, network with industry experts, and compete for recognition and prizes.

 

Our Objectives

  • To foster and reward impactful AI innovations for Sustainable Development.
  • To uphold diversity by including WIE members in teams.
  • To showcase AI sustainability ideas and projects.
  • To provide skill development via workshops and mentoring.
  • To enable networking among peers and experts.

How to apply

  • This category is open to undergraduate students currently enrolled in academic institutions.
  • Participants can join the competition either as individuals or as teams.
  • Teams should have 2 to 4 members, including the team leader.
  • The individual participant or at least one team member must have a valid IEEE WIE membership.
  • Develop a proposal using the template available via this link.
  • Submit the completed proposal through here.
  • For more updates and details, join our WhatsApp group.

Timeline

  • Ideation Workshop
    17th May, 2024
  • Proposal Submission
    07th of June, 2024
  • Mentor Assignment & Initiation Meeting
    20th of June, 2024
  • Progress Monitoring Session #1
    15th of July, 2024
  • Progress Monitoring Session #2
    10th of August, 2024
  • Progress Monitoring Session #3
    14th of September, 2024
  • Final Competition
    01st of October, 2024

Organizing Committee

Ms. Shashika Lokuliyana

Project Lead

Ms. Thihara Mallikaratchy

Project Co-Lead

Bhashini Jayathunga

Lead Volunteer

Gayashini Divyanjalee

Publicity Subcommittee Member

SAC Volunteer

Dehami Parindhya

Program Subcommittee Member

SAC Volunteer

Ruwanya Athukorala

Secretary

SAC Volunteer

Dasunika Yapabandara

Program Subcommittee Member

SAC Volunteer

Dinushi Hansani

Program Subcommittee Member

National Volunteer

Ahamed Aneek

Secretary

National Volunteer

Vidushi Anjana

Design Subcommittee Member

SAC Volunteer

Nishadarie Bandara

Program Subcommittee Member

SAC Volunteer

Khadeeja Thahir

Design Subcommittee Member

SAC Volunteer

Tharushi Navodya

Program Subcommittee Member

National Volunteer