The San Diego County Engineering Council (SDCEC) is a nonprofit umbrella organization of local engineering societies and STEM organizations. Together along with our delegate members-at-large, committees and leaders host the annual San Diego Engineers Week Awards and celebrations. For more info, fill in our volunteer interest form and a board member will get back with you. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org
DELEGATES are engineering society chapter members representing their STEM organization: includes chair or an appointed member. Responsible for promoting Engineers Week, Awards Nominations, and Council needs.
MEMBERS-AT-LARGE (MAL) are board approved delegates who have been formally nominated by their chair to have a vote on the council.
OFFICERS include President, Vice President, CIO, Secretary, Treasurer.
HONORARY CHAIRS are the chief advisor to the board responsible for marshaling resources within (1) Industry, (2) Academia, (3) Societies. They perform ceremonial duties and are members on the awards, programs and representative committees.
LEADERSHIP COMMITTEES are comprised of volunteers, society delegates and include:
Awards Committee Chair (Aug - Mar) is responsible for annual awards offerings and publicity
Awards Judges (Dec 10 - 20) / Publicity (Jan - Mar) Awards Press Release, Awards Brochure
Communications (Digital Media) Committee Chair is responsible for cross-society and event publicity.
Social Media Manager(s), Graphic Artist(s),
Newsletter Editor, Website Manager
Programs (Events) Committee Chair - Responsible for council event facilitation (including the Engineers Week Festival)
Festival Program Managers (Aug - Feb):
Student Art Contest (works with contest coordinators)
Student Engagement (college chapter and student participation)
Student Recognitions, Legends Manager
On-Demand Speakers (and audio-visual technical support)
Sponsorship (managers sponsorship pledges, display tables, raffle prize coordination)
Photo Booth (manages social media campaign, photography equipment, props and readiness)
Festival Day-Of Volunteers on Feb 19, 2023 (Feb): Attends dry run and event
Photo Booth Attendant, Photographer, Ask An Engineer
Social Media Reporters - conduct interviews to promote and advance festival on social media channels
General Partner Volunteers (ad-hoc, as needed)
HONORARY CHAIRS - An Honorary Chair provides advice as requested by the council or in support of committee chairs to advance council initiatives. The ideal Honorary Chair will participate in the respective standing or ad-hoc committee(s), help set the annual leadership goals, attend at least two council meetings annually and participate in the festival.