Petra Chidiac

Petra is an active Young Professional involved in “Pre-university Works” and “Women in Engineering” societies at IEEE. She was previously the chair of the award winning IEEE AUB section as well as the representative of Lebanon in IEEE Pre-university Works committee. As a member of Pre-university Works, Petra has conducted workshops to help high school students learn about Engineering through unconventional ways.

Petra holds a bachelor’s degree in computer and communication engineering with distinction from the American university of Beirut. She currently works as an Associate at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where she is a core member of the “Women’s Initiative” group, a society at BCG that advocates women rights and supports women in Leadership. As part of her role at "Women's initiative", Petra has given women empowerment presentations to young ladies to help build their careers.