The San Diego County Engineering Council (SDCEC) Engineers Week Festival is about celebrating engineering. Our goal is to inspire existing and aspiring #SanDiegoEngineers everywhere. Stay tuned as we kick off the 2021 Engineers Week Festival on awards night and plan to participate on the events planned for each night. Make sure to check out Student Outreach Events too!
SAN DIEGO ENGINEERS WEEK FESTIVAL 2021 (VIRTUAL) - Save the Date
Feb 22 (Monday, 6 PM PST) - Kick Off, Awards Ceremony & Keynote
Feb 23 (Tuesday, 4:00 PM PST) - Role Model Training "Engineering Mindset"
Feb 24 (Wednesday, 5 PM PST) - Student Night (High School & College)
Feb 26 (Friday, 6 PM PST) - Engineering Society Social & Networking
The festival events are virtual and free. Do you have student outreach events to add to the lineup? We would love to include events for Saturday or Sunday. If so, send an email to: email@example.com
Day 1: Monday, February 22, 2021: Awards Night & Keynote: LINK TO FOLLOW
Engineers Week is about celebrating the contributions that engineers make. Awards Night will recognize the outstanding engineering contributions from educators, leaders & societies who are advancing engineering locally here in San Diego. After the ceremony, we will enjoy the keynote speaker and get ready to enjoy the entire Engineers Week Festival.
Learning how to present the "Engineering Mindset" to youth in a way that will engage and excite them about a career in Engineering and STEM will be the focus for this Role Model Training. All adults and volunteers who work with youth are invited to attend and learn more. While the training addressing working with 4th to 6th grade youth, the concepts effectively apply to all students. RSVP here. Event is hosted by the San Diego STEM Ecosystem Role Model Initiative.
Day 3: Wednesday, February 24, 2021: Student Night (High School & College): LINK TO FOLLOW
High School and College students will discover the foundations of networking and mentoring relationships with professionals. They will also have the opportunity to "Ask an Engineer", cheer on STEM student organizations and network.
Join the local San Diego professional chapters of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) & National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) to expand your network, meet the local chapter boards and to simply have fun getting to know them better. This is perfect event for local company resource groups, affinity groups & SWE, SHPE, NSBE members, enthusiasts & advocates. It is a great way to show your support. Event is hosted by SWE, SHPE & NSBE.
Day 5: Friday, February 26, 2021: LINK TO FOLLOW
Join all of the #SanDiegoEngineers local San Diego professional Engineering & STEM chapters that comprise the San Diego County Engineering Council (SDCEC) to learn more about these amazing organizations, to network and to meet our on-demand speakers.
Day 6: Saturday, February 27, 2021:
This day is open to those who would like to showcase STEM Outreach. If you are interested in supporting, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Engineers Week Festival 2021 Program:
For more information about the award winners, on-demand speakers and our sponsors, please read more about them in our Program. Stay tuned, the program will be available the week of Feb 15th.