Dear Colleagues – this is National Engineers Week and in this connection, you are cordially invited to attend the upcoming Engineering EXPO 2019 that DEP will be exhibiting. Here is a brief description about the upcoming EXPO 2019 for the promoting the engineering profession to Middle & High School students which is on Sunday, March 31st from 11AM-3:30PM at White Plains HS(see attachment). Admission is free & there are door prizes for the students attending. We will have over 100 exhibits consisting of engineering companies, technical societies and 40 engineering colleges as well as the Young Engineer's Panel where young engineers speak to students in a classroom environment to tell them why they became an engineer & what they are doing in their firms today. There are also 2 special panels for Women in Engineering. The regional competition for the Rube Goldberg contest for MS & HS is also held with the winners going onto Chicago for the national championship. The West Point USMA Cadets will be present to assist students during the computer simulated bridge competition, and robots exhibited from the FIRST Robotics competition.
Please feel free to help promote attendance by our employee's students to this wonderful event as well as inviting other City agencies to attend.
The EXPO website is BeAnEngineer.org.