Festival 2023 On-Demand Speakers

Looking for local STEM speakers? Curious about life in the day of an engineer? Our on-demand speakers are a cross-section of San Diego Engineers in various professions at different stages in their careers. The videos are available for you to view today.

  • MEET OUR SPEAKERS - GET YOUR TICKETS to the Feb 19, 2023 San Diego Engineers Week Festival & Awards Ceremony. The speakers will have their speaker badges on and be available to answer any questions you have. Go ahead, invite them to speak at your next event!

  • GET YOUR ENGINEERING STEM BOOK - Below are a few San Diego Engineering Book Authors who will be at the Festival. Make sure to get your tickets and ask for your own autographed book! Something for everyone!

  • SAN DIEGO STEM STUDENT COMPETITION RECOGNITIONS - Below are just a few of the San Diego Teams who will be recognized during the Festival. Get your Tickets!

  • MORE SPEAKERS - Make sure to check out our 2021 On-Demand Speakers too!

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Student Competition Winner Videos

Jacobs Teen Innovation Challenge

Congratulations to the 2021 San Diego based team, "Poverty Preventers" from the 9th grader Mount Everest Academy. They won first place in the 2021 Jacobs Teen Innovation Challenge (JTIC21). Their winning project was "The Space Umbrella". Please enjoy this winning video. Read more about Eric Nielson, advisor, and the team's accomplishments here.

MathCounts Video Challenge Winner

Congratulations to the San Diego based Mathletes team, "Du Sum Math" from the Elite Academic Academy Middle School. They won first place in the 2021 MathCounts. The Math Video Challenge is an innovative program under "MathCounts" involving team of students using cutting-edge technology to create videos about math problems and their associated concepts.

FIRST Robotics FRC Chairman's Award

Congratulations to the San Diego based Westview High School Robotics FIRST Robotics Competition 2021 Chairman's Award Winner FRC 3341 Team Option 16. This video is from their competition entry. To find out more: http://www.westviewrobotics.com/media.html

FIRST Robotics FRC Chairman's Award

Congratulations to the San Diego based Poway High School FIRST Robotics Competition 2021 Chairman's Award Winner FRC 1622 Team Spyder. This video demonstrates their competition entry.

FIRST Global Innovation Winner

Congratulations to the San Diego based FTC 16884 Team Mechanical Advantage. They won the FIRST Global Innovation Challenge Impact Award. This video demonstrates their mission to expand STEM education and how FIRST robotics can bridge the educational divide.

STEM Book Authors

Stop by the Book Authors Engineers Week Festival Display Table on Feb 20th and get your own signed copy of your STEM book!!

What Do You Know About ... STEM! STEM inspired ABCs (ages 3-6). Author: Taylor J. Brown, an Industrial and Systems Engineering student at USD and officer in NSBE-USD

The Secret Code Menace An adventure story where the reader (ages 9-11) picks up concepts of wireless communications. Author: Dr. Pamela Cosman, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC San Diego.

Turning On The Lights! Using Learning Culture to Increase Student Success. Author: Rafael D. Alvarez, director of the San Diego City College Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) program