Welcome to the website for WiTEC - the European Association for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET).
WiTEC was formed as a network in 1988 and after more than ten years of networking and project activities related to women and SET, established itself as a non-profit European association in May 2001.
WiTEC has the following aims at European level:
- To increase the number of girls and women studying SET subjects and to help them progress
.to related careers
- To develop women's technical and entrepreneurial skills through training initiatives and projects
- To create information exchanges and networking opportunities for women in SET
- To promote and support research into areas relating to women in SET
- To support initiatives to promote the Gender Mainstreaming Policy
- To promote regional, national and international awareness and interest in this field.