San Diego County Engineering Council (SDCEC)


ENGINEERS WEEK SAN DIEGO AWARDS BANQUET:.

The San Diego County Engineering Council (SDCEC) is pleased to announce the open awards nomination period. Please apply for or nominate a colleague for the Individual or Project Awards. Winners will be recognized during the 68th annual Engineers Week San Diego Awards Banquet. We encourage you all to:

- INDIVIDUAL AWARDS: Outstanding Engineer, Engineering Educator, Engineering Service, 

- PROJECT AWARDS: Outstanding College Student Engineering Project, or, Outstanding Project.

Key Dates:

- Awards Nominations Deadline: January 7, 2020
- Banquet RSVP Deadline: February 7, 2020
- Engineers Week Banquet: February 21, 2020


For the 2020 banquet, our goal is to simply keep up with our 2019 record attendance of 300 people (30% of which were college and high school students) comprising of over 30 table sponsors. Would you like to get more involved? You are welcome to attend the SDCEC quarterly council meeting (see below). Or, consider volunteering or joining our banquet planning committee. For more information, contact RSVP@SanDiegoEngineers.org.  Remember to share your council and banquet memories with hashtag #SanDiegoEngineers. 

BANQUET COMMITTEE PLANNING MEETINGS -
The next meetings are:
  • Overall Banquet Planning Mtgs: - Nov 21, Dec 17, Jan 22, Feb 10, 2020 
  • Banquet Hospitality Mtgs:  Jan 14, Feb 4, Feb 18, 2020
  • Banquet Volunteer Dry Run Mtg: Feb 18, 2020
SDCEC QUARTERLY COUNCIL MEETINGS -
The next meeting is:
  • Winter Council Mtg - Monday, January 27, 2020 
  • Location:  TBD
  • Agenda: (5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)
    • 5:30 pm - Society networking (bring updates to share with attendees). 
    • 6:30 pm - Brief Banquet Updates
  • RSVP@SanDiegoEngineers.org to get onto the calendar.

MORE ABOUT THE SDCEC COUNCIL MEETINGS:
  • Representatives from each of the engineering societies  (president, liaison, or other leaders), engineering schools, and STEM non-profits are invited to attend. 
  • Meetings allow time for networking and an update from your organization that you would like to share with the group (a public networking or professional development event, outreach activities or volunteer needs).
  • The agenda includes committee updates to advance the mission and objectives of the SDCEC. Here is more information on prior council meetings.
ENGINEERING SOCIETY ANNOUNCEMENTS -
ENGINEERING OUTREACH & ADVOCACY -
MORE EVENTS & HOW TO POST / SIGN UP -
  • [SDCEC Event News] "San Diego Engineers" Newsletter - To add your items, send event news to "Communications@SanDiegoEngineers.org" by the first of the month. Be sure to "join our mail list" to stay up to date. 
  • San Diego STEM Ecosystem - Please support the local ecosystem by signing up your organization as a PARTNER. Then login to post your public "engineering outreach events" or "professional development/ conferences" OPPORTUNITIES. Don't forget to sign up for their monthly newsletter too.