The Global Society of Peace Engineers was formed in August 2019 as an outcome of the Summer Institute of Peace Engineering in the Hague and challenges set by the first Global Conference on Peace Engineering held in Albuquerque, NM in November of 2018 (weef-gedc2018.com). The conference was co-sponsored by the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC) and the International Federation of Engineering Education Societies (IFEES).