Once again, Northeastern’s College of Engineering is celebrating National Engineers Week! Join us, Feb. 15-21, 2020, for a variety of fun, informative, and inspirational activities and events to showcase the many ways that engineers are “Pioneers of Progress” and the importance of the engineering profession to society and the world. Events are open to the public and are for all ages.

= Featured Speaker,   = Family Friendly (open to families including children)

2020 Schedule

Saturday, February 15, 2020

9:00am-3:30pm, Cool Women Hot Careers
(Ideal for sophomore and junior high school students)
240 Egan, Raytheon Amphitheater  

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

9:00am-11:00am, Engineers Week Info Booth
Curry Student Center, Campus Crossroads

10:30am-11:30am, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Dr. Xin Zhang, Professor, Boston University
Harnessing Metamaterials to Manipulate Electromagnetic and Acoustic Waves
138 ISEC

3:00pm-5:00pm, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Aysun Ceyhan, FM Global, Staff Vice President, Manager of Advanced Analytics
Bob Kursmark, Chief Consulting Engineer, GE and Founder & Chief Consultant, Experium Engineering Consulting
Marshal Doughty, Product Development Manager at Lutron Electronics
Rouzbeh Amini, Associate Professor, Northeastern University
Victoria Hunt, Mechanical Engineer, Boston Engineering
MIE Industry Panel
240 Egan, Raytheon Amphitheater

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

9:00am-10:00am, Coffee and Donuts with Tau Beta Pi
Curry Student Center, Campus Crossroads

11:45am-1:25pm, Chemical Engineering
Dr. Tayyaba Hasan, Professor, Harvard Medical School Health Sciences & Technology, Harvard-MIT
Photochemistry as a Tool for Imaging, Priming and Therapy
236 Richards Hall

12:00pm-1:00pm, Bioengineering
Dr. Ambika Bajpayee, Assistant Professor, Northeastern University
Helen Markewich, Assistant Professor, Northeastern University
Engineering a Long-lasting Pill
Curry Student Center, Room 333  

 

Thursday, February 20, 2020

10:00am-12:00pm, PhD Engineering Research Expo
Curry Student Center, Ballroom

3:00pm-4:00pm, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Gerald E. Buckwalter, CEO  and Strategy Officer, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Anticipating the Future Built Environment
Followed by a reception from 4:00pm-5:00pm
102 ISEC

 

Friday, February 21, 2020

10:00am-12:00pm, Engineering for Everyone Expo
STEM activities for K-12
Curry Student Center, McLeod Suites (Rooms 318-320-322) 

10:00am -6:00pm, First Year Engineering and Innovation Center Open House
368 Snell Engineering Center

 

Engineers Week Schedule – PDF