WICE Program was held on 28 May – 01 June 2023 in Rome, Italy.

The event is aimed to

  • Connect and network with fellow WICE members at ICC
  • Learn about the benefits of WICE
  • Hear about the outstanding careers and experiences from women Engineers in the Communications industry
  • Share ideas, discuss important and topical issues with a panel session – including a focus on how to attract and encourage more women in Communications


WICE @ ICC’2023

Sunday, 28 May

2:30 – 5:30 pm Mentoring Program (Joint with YP and ComSoc Mentoring Subcommittee)

Organizers: Newman Wilson, Baek-Young Choi, Periklis Chatzimisios

Invited Mentors:

  • Angela Sara Cacciapuoti
  • Nury Ramirez Cely
  • Paulina Chan
  • Toktam Mahmoodi
  • Filippo Malandra
  • Mathini Sellathurai
  • Lajos Hanzo
  • Ricardo Veiga
  • Octavia A. Dobre
  • Walid Saad
  • Gunes Karabulut Kurt
  • Sharief Oteafy

Monday, 29 May

2:30 – 3:30 pm WICE Panel: Growing your Career with ComSoc

Moderator: Kuljeet Kaur


  • Yessica Saez
  • Stefano Bregni
  • Ana Garcia Armada
3:30 – 4:00 pm Professional Career Coaching Session 1Engineering a Path to Leadership: Power Up Your Career Potential

Speaker: Grace Lee

4:00 – 4:30 pm

Coffee Break

4:30 – 6:00 pm Professional Career Coaching Session 2: Joules of Wisdom:  Harnessing Your Capacity to Navigate Situational Challenges

Speaker: Grace Lee