A National Security Organization

Cultivating and supporting the advancement of women

in all aspects of national security

Supporting Brevard Businesses

Proudly serving

Helping our members connect

Connecting the Dots

Educator Needs

Industry Resources

Youthful Talent

Coming Events

Aug 24, 2016

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Jun 22, 2016

Networking Event

Brevard Economics

Special Events

Congressional Arts Competition - May 2016

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Past Events

November 2015

SpeedNetworking

November 2015

October 2015

Exploration Tower

October 2015

MakingStrides

September 2015

Melbourne Airport

Mr. Greg Donovan, Director of Melbourne International Airport.

August 2015

Jane Bishop NG Vice President E-2C-2 program

June 2015

Dr. Frank Margiotta, EFSC Dean of Workforce Programs

Dr. Frank Margiotta, EFSC Dean of Workforce Programs

May 2015

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Congressman Posey – Legislative Update

U.S. Representative Bill Posey

April 2015

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Mr. Michael Higgins, VP HR

March 2015

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Art Hoelke, VP/GM, Knights Armament

Mr. Art Hoelke, explains the importance of STEM programs in our community

February 2015

Ron Morgan Award Presentation

SCWID Annual STEM Awards Presentation

Cura Oceanus – RiverBot

Awards & Scholarships

2016

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2015 Scholarship Award

Minh Chau Le

Minh Chau Le

2015 Scholarship Award

Melanie MacBain

Melanie MacBain

2016 - BSF Award

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2016 Pink Team Award

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2016 Cura Oceanus

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2016-Scholarship

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2016

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2016

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2016

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Enjoy Youthful Art

Congressional Art CompetitionFebruary 8, 2016: VERO BEACH, FL – Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) will host, and the public is invited to attend the 2016 Congressional Art Competition entitled “An Artistic Discovery” on Saturday, April 30, 2016 starting at 10:00 AM at the Vero Beach Museum of Art in Vero Beach.  The theme for this year’s artwork will focus on the Indian River Lagoon. Awards will be presented at 11:00 AM.

Supporting STEM - Fred Spiegel, President of Spiegel Lease Corp.

WBPThrough the substantial generosity of Mr. Fred Spiegel, President of Spiegel Leasing Corp. (donation of a 2200 sq. ft. facility), a displace FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team now has a place to assemble their robot and practice for the upcoming season.   Teams, including coaches, mentors and volunteers, are required to develop strategy and build robots based on sound engineering principles. Awards are given for the competition as well as for community outreach, design, and other real-world accomplishments.   If your business needs space that will protect your business through a Hurricane, please visit Mr. Spiegel’s website.   Inspiring Youthful Talent through STEM activities –  Mr. Spiegel’s contribution is over-the-top–Thank You!

Community Business Supporting Our STEM Outreach Program

Please visit our sponsor–their contribution to our community are noteworthy of your recognition

Network

People do business with people they know, like and trust. Companies don’t make decisions, people do. SCWID can help you develop professional networks that can open doors for you that otherwise could not be opened.

Collaborate

We encourage collaboration among our members to enhance our community through a myriad of projects including Science, Technology, Engineering,  and Math (STEM) outreach and support. Enjoy WID fellowship

Represent

Women In Defense, an affiliate of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), welcomes men and women from all facets of the community that supports defense, industry, academia, and the military services.

Our Mission

To cultivate and support the advancement and recognition of women in all aspects of national security.

Our Vision

Women In Defense provides our members a formal environment for professional growth through networking, education, and career development.

Serving the Needs of our Space Coast Florida Community

“The Florida Space Coast is a unique area with several rapidly expanding national defense industries and a very prevalent military presence. By forming a Space Coast Chapter, it will provide networking and professional development opportunities to promote the role of women in national defense and security, to support military service members, and to encourage partnerships within the local contractor community, defense industry and military personnel.”

–Karen Gregory, President, Space Coast Chapter, January 2013

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