Engineers week is here!
Started in 1951, the purpose of National Engineers Week (February 17-23, 2019) is to celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world, increase public dialogue about the need for engineers, and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents by emphasizing the importance of learning math, science, and technical skills.
Locally, Houston Engineers Week is dedicated to the promotion of the profession of engineering as a social and economic influence vital to the welfare of the community, the State of Texas, the United States of America, and all mankind.
Listed below are the events organized by the Houston Engineers Week:
- The Run of Pi 5K Fun Run
- Young Engineers of the Year Banquet
- Student Award Luncheon
- Engineer of the Year Gala
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A special shoutout to Bradley Updyke, PE, who will be receiving the award of Young Engineer of the Year 2019 on behalf of the IEEE Houston Section.
Lastly, a picture of the planning committee of the Houston Engineers Week.
Article written by IEEE Houston Section Eweek Chair: Mario Hernandez.