ICWES 2 Proceedings (1967)

Presentations during ICWES 2 1967, image courtesy of the IET archives

The second International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists (ICWES) took place in Cambridge, United Kingdom in 1967. It was organised by the Women’s Engineering Society (WES). The following material is scanned from the published proceedings from the conference, published here with permission from WES. (N.B. All material opens to the project’s Google Drive, where PDFs are available of the material listed.)

Volume 1 & prefactory matter

Vol. 1 contents list

Front page

Front matter dedication

Volume 2: Food Enough for Everyone

Vol. 2 contents list

Ebun Adegbohungbe “Application of Physics to some Economic problems in Nigeria”

Umrana Ahmed “Application of Microbiological Techniques to Food Problems”

Volume 3: Woman Professional Engineer

Vol. 3 contents list

Outline of session 1

H. Brocher, “Women Engineers Today in Germany”

M. Dormer Ellis, “Factors Affecting Sex Differences in Aptitude for, and Interest in, and Achievement in Mathematical and Scientific Subjects” (Canada)

K. K. Khubchandani, “Social and Educational Attitudes to Women in Professional Engineering with Particular Reference to Indian Environments”

Booth, “Canadian Attitudes towards the Employment of Women in the Technical Professions”

Zenaida Gonzales Gordon, “The Filipino Woman Professional Engineer in the 60’s”

The Soviet Women’s Committee, “Role Played by Women Engineers and Scientists in the USSR”