PES WiP Update: R10 WiP International Women’s Day Celebration 2021

On March 8, 2021, IEEE PES Women in Power (WiP) Region 10, in partnership with WePower, organized a virtual Celebration, in the honor of International Women’s Day, via the ZOOM Platform. The event was inaugurated by Dr. Celia Shanaz, PES WiP R10 Representative, Chair, IEEE Bangladesh Section. She motivated the audience to come forward in working beyond borders. The celebration was glorified by the presence of Dr. Ruomei LI, Chair, IEEE PES WIP. Her inspiring words explained the need of empowerment, opportunity, and inspiration in today’s world to create more Women in Leadership.

The session witnessed around 40 participants, including the IEEE Bhubaneswar  Subsection Young Professional Chair, Dr. Tanmoy Roy Choudhury, individuals representing Grameen Shakti, a renewable energy social enterprise in Bangladesh, and other Students and Professionals. The session was moderated by Mayesha Tafannum, IEEE NSU SB Chair and PES Day Communications Lead (2020-21) and it was broadcasted live from the Facebook page of IEEE Bangladesh Section.

Dr. Celia Shanaz
PES WiP R10 Representative