Connecting You Locally To Wichita, Kansas

March 15-16, 2024

Welcome to Wichita, a dynamic backdrop of technological ingenuity, and a vibrant community of forward-thinkers. Nestled in the heart of innovation, hundreds of participants in all stages of their careers will participate through professional development sessions, inspirational speakers, networking opportunities, and more. Connect at our career fair featuring recruiters from top engineering and technology companies, and be a part of a WE Local Community. You will leave with renewed inspiration – and definitely a few new friends. Visit us in the Air Capital of the World, where together, we will Live Without Limits. 

Thank You to Our Partners!

About WE Local​

WE Local conferences are organized by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) to bring together participants in all stages of their collegiate and professional journey. The conferences create space for engineers, technologists, and partners to connect through professional development sessions, inspirational speakers, networking opportunities, and more. Questions? Contact


Partners gain visibility, increased brand awareness, valuable professional connections and more through their participation at WE Local. 

Join the SWE Boutique

We will be offering SWE Sections the opportunity to participate in the SWE Boutique to sell fundraising merchandise at WE Local Wichita!

Interested sections who would like to participate in the SWE Boutique can sign up online before February 16th.

Join Us

WE Local Wichita will take place at the Hyatt Regency Wichita and Convention Center, 400 West Waterman, Wichita, Kansas, United States, 67202. To make a reservation, book directly through our registration portal by February 21, 2024

All hotels for WE Locals are handicapped accessible and ADA compliant. If additional services are needed please reach out to


SWE has opportunities for attendees to receive a one-time 20% registration discount when they sign up and participate in their assigned volunteer shift onsite at WE Local conferences. To sign up as a volunteer, visit this website.

Join the Wichita Facebook Group

Want a great resource to stay up to date on last minute happenings prior to the conference? Check out the WE Local  Wichita event page on Facebook. There are threads for roommate matching, carpooling, and (new!) conference buddy matching – great for first time attendees. Plus links to sponsors, keynotes, and conference specials at local businesses. New content is added frequently and may be used during the conference for special announcements.

Meet the Advisory Board and Local Host Committee

The conference is led by a regional team of dedicated SWE members.

Fresh Ideas

With dozens of sessions across six different tracks, there will be no shortage of breakthrough ideas shared in Wichita. From career management and development and strategic leadership, to technical innovations – there is something for everyone!


It can be difficult to meet people outside of your organization or technical discipline. WE Local brings people together from diverse educational backgrounds, experience levels, and geographies so you can expand the richness of your network.



The past few years have brought a lot of challenges – personally and professionally – to people’s lives. WE Local’s lineup of keynote speakers and top-notch sessions will spark inspiration and energize you to invest in yourself and your future.

Career Advancement

Whether you’re looking to enter the workforce, transition roles, or level up for your next promotion, WE Local is here to help. Access top engineering and technology organizations at our career fair, while growing your skillset during educational sessions.

Want to share your resume with WE Local Wichita partners?