What is PTC-WEN
The PTC- WEN is a networking group of women engineers and is a unit under the Philippine Technological Council (PTC) in the Philippines. Also, this is a committee under the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organizations (AFEO).
The purposes and objectives as defined under the “Regulations of the Women Engineers of the ASEAN” are as follows:
- To encourage women engineers to remain in the engineering practice
- To promote greater contribution from women engineers in industry;
- To support women in their engineering careers and encourage achievements as engineers and leaders;
- To recognize the achievements of women engineers;
- To promote understanding, goodwill and co-operation among women engineers;
- To promote and exchange ideas, concerns and experiences about engineering and technology
- To encourage the study and appplication of engineering among female students;
- To become role models in inspiring the next generation of engineer;
- To connect students and professional engineers;
- To develop mentoring program;
- To organize engineering-related activities which contribute to the society and benefit the general public..
History of PTC-WEN