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BUILD BACK WISER ENGINEERING THE FUTURE

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WHAT DO YOU WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT?

Our exciting 2022 Global Programme

GLOBAL EVENTS

Register your own World Engineering Day event, or discover an official event in your region.

HACKATHON

Learn more about our university-aligned official WED Hackathon, launching in 2022.

24 HRS LIVE

Join us for the 24 hours of World Engineering Day. See how the world recognises and celebrates engineers. Express interest in becoming a featured event or host today.

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World Engineering Day

for Sustainable Development

The World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development (WED) is an official International day proclaimed in 2019 by the United Nationals Educations, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). This was based on a proposal from the World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO).

 

WED is an opportunity to celebrate engineering and the contribution of the world’s engineers for a better, sustainable world.

Across the globe

how people are celebrating

Global Events

Register your official event

STEP 1

DOWNLOAD OUR LOGOS

To include within your event communications

STEP 2

REGISTER YOUR EVENT

Add your event to the WED website for others to discover

Your event will then be listed on the global events portal, and promoted through our
World Engineering Day communications

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World Engineering Day Hackathon Logo

In partnership with Engineers Without Boarders, we are excited this year to launch the World Engineering Day Hackathon.


Aligned with a 2022 Theme: Build Back Wiser Engineering the Future.


The World Engineering Day Hackathon will encourage engineering students to work in teams towards global real-world problems.

World Engineering Day 24HRS Live logo

World Engineering Day is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated launch of World Engineering Day 24HRS LIVE. This is the first ever 24HRS LIVE broadcast of a Global UNESCO Day.

 

This studio produced broadcast will follow World Engineering Day 2022 around the globe, to see how Engineer’s across the world are celebrating and being recognised for their great work.

 

Starting from Australia, ending in Costa Rica and featuring everything in between. Our program will hit 8 major regions over 24 hours.

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