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PTC WEN efforts amidst COVID 19

Since the start of the COVID 19 pandemic, the Women Engineers Network continue to be very active  in providing assistance to our frontliners and deprived communities, acting as frontliners themselves or giving the much needed support to hospitals and institutions.

A 3-part episode on Women Engineers in the Philippines, broadcast via the radio station  DZUP, Department of Women and Development Studies of the University of the Philippines will have officers from PTC WEN as special guests. The broadcast is hosted by Roselle Leah K. Rivera and will be aired on August 2, 9 and 16 from 12nn to 1 pm.

The first episode held last August 2 was participated by PTC WEN’s adviser Lydia Tansinsin of PIChE, Maribel Mena of SMEP, Archelle Baculi of PSME and Evelyn Laurito of PIChE. The group discussed the History of WEN and their experiences as women engineers in a male-dominated field.

 Episode 2 with Engr. EMILIANA P. DELA CRUZ (PSSE), Engr.TERESITA BALBA (PIChE), ENGR. ESTRELLITA BORDALLO (GEP) and Engr. AIDA CALMA (PSSE).

Episode 3 with PTC WEN chair ENGR. JUANA T. TAPEL, PhD (PSABE) and Engr. EMILIANA P. DELA CRUZ (PSSE).

 

What is PTC WEN?

PTC WEN or the Women Engineers Network is an organization of women engineers representing the national engineering organizations under the umbrella of the Philippine Technological Council (PTC) and the Women Engineers of the Asean Federation of Engineering Organization (WEAFEO). Aware of the important role of engineering in the advancement of the social, economic, and industrial development of Philippines, its objectives are:

  • To promote understanding, goodwill and cooperation among women engineers
  • To promote and exchange ideas, concerns and experiences.
  • To support the purposes and objectives of the PTC and WEAFEO.
Member Organizations

Events

The 5th Philippine Women Engineers Summit  and INWES-APNN Conference and Meeting will be held on October 7-9, 2021 with the theme “Women Engineers and Scientists: Catalysts to Climate Action”. Click the image above for details.

PWES5

 

Theme:  Women Engineers and Scientists: Catalysts for Climate Action
October 7-9. 2021
Royce Hotel & Casino 
Clark Field, Pampanga, Philippines

Organizing Committee


PWES4 2019

Click HERE to Download PWES 4  Presentations

Lakambining Inhenyera 2019 Winners

The Women Engineers Network of the Philippine Technological Council is pleased to announce the winners of the 3rd Search for Lakambining Inhenyera, a fund-raising activity and personality development quest for professional women engineers. Lakambining Inheyera 2019 is Engr. Angelica Ongkingco (PICE), 1st Runner-up is Engr. Genalyn Verbo (GEP) and 2nd Runner-up is Engr. Peachie Melendez (PSABE). Coronation was held last August 23, 2019, during the 4th PWES 2019 at the Royce Hotel, Clark, Pampanga.October 7-9

 

June 19, 2021 2:00 P.M.
(Registration is Free)

 

This year we will be celebrating the amazing work that Filipina women engineers are doing, and not just to respond to the pandemic but also to support lives and livelihoods every day.
We salute our best, brightest and bravest women in engineering, who recognize a problem, and dare to be part of the solution; they are our everyday ‘Engineering Heroes’.
Forum Speakers
Dr. Corazon Aguilar-David, JD.MPA, ED.D
Sponsored by the Geodetic Engineers of the Philippines
University Professor, Consultant on Women and Children Cases, Human Rights
Advocacy Work
Engr. Maria Josenia Ramos-Bautro
Professional Electrical Engineer
Integrated Institute of Electrical Engineers
Engr. Rhea Tanzo
Metallurgical Engineer
Society of Metallurgical Engineers of the Philippines 
Engr. Eunice Chelzea Gallardo
President/CEO, Athena Halcyon Industrial
Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers

 

2021 International Women's Day Forum

Join us as we celebrate International Women’s Day with our annual IWD Forum with this year’s theme “‘Women in Engineering: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World’. 
Our speakers will share how women in Chemical, Industrial, Civil. Electronics, Agriculture and Biosystems, and Sanitary Engineering are achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world.

Forum Speakers

Engr. Susan Gallardo, Doc.Eng
Philippine Institute of Chemical Engineers

 Engr. Nancy Eleria, Ph.D., ASEAN Eng

 Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers

 

USec. Maria Catalina Cabral, Ph.D.

Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers

 

Engr. Mishell Lawas, Ph.D.

Institute of Electronics Engineers of the

           Philippines

 

Engr. Marife Pesino, Ph.D.

Philippine Society of Agriculture and Biosystems Engineers

 

Engr. Aida Calma, MSME
Philippine Society of Sanitary Engineers

Registration is FREE  
Register at http://bit.ly/2ZDtRU4 
until March 5. 2021 to receive the Zoom meeting ID and password.

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WEN Coffee Table Book

INSPIRING FILIPINA ENGINEERS (1st EDITION): COFFEE TABLE BOOK

The first edition of Inspiring Filipina Engineers Coffee Table Book is now available. For further inquiries, you may contact Dr. May Rose C. Imperial  @ +639184222443 or at ptcwomenengineers@gmail.com