See you in Buffalo, New York!

No matter where you’re at in your education or career, attending WE Local is the best way to connect with and be inspired by other women engineers and technologists close to home. WE Local Buffalo will feature professional development workshops, inspirational speakers, endless networking opportunities and a career fair featuring recruiters from top engineering and technology companies.

What to Expect in Buffalo...

Fresh Ideas

There will be no shortage of fresh content and new ideas shared at WE Local Buffalo for women in all stages of their careers. Learn new strategies for salary negotiation and landing your first job, fresh approaches to establishing a leadership role, how to transition back into the workforce after a career break and more!


WE Local Buffalo will draw hundreds of women in all stages of their careers. In between personal and professional advancement, there will be plenty of opportunity to make connections and expand your network of women in engineering.

Professional Development

Plenary panel discussions, educational sessions, workshops and keynote addresses will leave attendees inspired and prepared to take the next step in their careers. Professional development content at WE Local Buffalo will cater to women in all stages of their careers, from education to entry-level, seasoned to retired.

Career Advancement

The career fair at WE Local Buffalo will feature engineering and technology organizations from the local area and surrounding region. Recruiters will be present to meet qualified job candidates and conduct interviews right onsite. Companies interested in recruiting at WE Local can download the prospectus for more information. 


WE Local Buffalo is a place for women in engineering to meet with like-minded individuals and become part of a network that is 40,000+ strong. At WE Local Buffalo, you could find your next life-long friend or mentor.


At WE Local Buffalo, we recognize the movers and shakers who are shaping the future of engineering, including collegiate and professional award recipients.

WE Local takes place all around the world.

WE Local Buffalo Conference Update

Thank you for your interest in WE Local Buffalo! In light of recent events, we regret to inform you WE Local Buffalo is cancelled and will be potentially postponed to 2021. At this time, the Society of Women Engineers Headquarters (HQ) staff is working with vendors, venues and all personnel to deliver the best solutions and outcomes to all impacted. We appreciate your patience as we work to resolve this matter.

To view SWE’s official statement as well as communications to attendees, please click here.