THE JOURNEY OF WIPS FROM 1989 – 2018(29 years)& THEMES COVERED

3rd National Meet was held at Hotel Asoka, Bangalore on 11th & 12th February, 1993

4th National Meet was held at Mumbai on 11th & 12th February,1994

5th National Meet was held at Kolkata on 10th & 11th February 1995

6th National Meet was held at Delhi on 12th & 13th February 1996

7th National Meet was held at IIT Chennai on 11th & 12th February 1997

8th National Meet was held at Mumbai on 11th & 12th February 1998

9th National Meet was held at Kolkata on 11th & 12th February 1999

10th National Meet was held at Hotel Surya, New Delhi on February 12-13, 2000-The Theme of the Meet was “Gender Sensitive Corporate Governance”

11th National Meet (2001) - (National Meet was not held due to Gujarat earthquake)

11th National Meet was held at IIT Chennai on 12th & 13th February 2002 . The Theme of the Meet was “Progress of Women- Empowerment, Economics and Ethics”.

12th National Meet was held at Mumbai on 12th & 13th February 2003

13th National Meet was held at Delhi on 12th & 13th February 2004. The theme was “Women and Development”

14th National Meet was held at ….. on 12th & 13th February 2005 . The theme was “ Competence with Values- Key to success “

15th National Meet was held on 11th & 12th February 2005 at Eastern zonal cultural centre, salt lake- Kolkata . The Theme was "Empowerment: Roadmap to sustainable development and global competitiveness".

16th National Meet (2006) at Delhi - (Only WIPS Day celebrated at National level)

17th National Meet was held at Kochi on 12th & 13th February 2007 . The theme was “Mainstreaming Women — Unleashing potential.”

18th National Meet was held at ISKON Auditorium, Mumbai on 12th & 13th February 2008 with the “The New Millennium Women- Dreams Unlimited”

19th National Meet was held at New Delhi on 12th & 13th February 2009under the theme “Evolving the Blue Print for Change”

20th National Meet was held at Purbasree Auditorium , Eastern Cultural Centre , Salt Lake, Kolkata on 12th & 13th February 2010 with the theme on “Women – The unique Value”

21st National Meet was held at Hotel Asiana, Chennai on 11th & 12th February 2011.The theme was “ Gender Justice- Key to achieve the Millennium Development Goals”

22nd National Meet was held at IIM Ahmedabad on 11th & 12th February 2012 with the theme on “Women-Key Drivers of Growth”

23rd National Meet was held at FICCI auditorium, Delhi on 12-13 February, 2013 with the theme on “Breaking the Mould- Women-Organization Reciprocity”.

The 24th National Meet is held at Swabhumi, The Heritage Plaza, Kolkata on 11-12 February, 2014 with the theme on WWW…..We Women Lead the World”

The 25th National Meet held at Vigyan Bhavan New Delhi on 12/13.02.2015 with the theme on "25 years of WIPS--The Way Forward"

The 26th National Meet was held at Chennai Hotel Asiana on 11/12.02.2016 with the theme on "A Holistic approach on skill development for women in PSU"

The 27th National Meet is held at Nagpur Hotel Centre Point on 11/12.02.2017 with the theme Planet 50:50 by 2030 step it up for Equality.