Creating the engineers of tomorrow
Thursday, April 18th
8015 W 111th St, Palos Hills, IL, 60465
A person who designs, builds, or maintains engines, machines, or public works
Explore Engineering is a Chicago-based event aimed to introduce high school students into the vast field of engineering. Explore Engineering will have breakout sessions emphasized in six different fields of engineering from numerous of companies that attendees will have the opportunity to learn and make connections with. Since engineering is a pivotal aspect in everyday functions, we want students to fully immerse themselves in this field with intentions of hoping that they will consider in pursuing a career in STEM in addition to inspire the next generation of leaders in this field. In addition, students will hear presentations from engineering professionals, students, and a college panel for students interested in pursuing the academic route of this field. We invite over 20+ organizations, companies, and colleges to showcase what they are all about!
5:45 - 6:00 pm
Check in table located in front of the North Entrance
6:00 - 6:45 pm
Opening and Keynote Speakers
Hear from our Explore Engineering team and from our speakers
6:45 - 7:15 pm
Checkout table showcases at the PAC Lobby from 20+ organizations and companies from across the Chicagoland area. Refreshments will be served!
7:20 - 8:00 pm
Hear in from professionals from these fields of engineering
8:00 - 8:50 pm
College Panel or Showcase
Students will have the option to attend the college panel which is lead by Stagg’s guidance department and showcases colleges like IIT, Loras, and more or students can visit the PAC Lobby for the showcase
8:50 - 9:00pm
What’s Next and Closing
US Representative for Illinois 3rd Congressional District
IP Portfolio Director for IBM
Manager, Interconnection and System Studies at ComEd
University of Illinois Graduate, Civil Engineer
Author and Environmental Activist
When and Where is EE?
Explore Engineering will be held on 04/18 at Stagg High School.
Who can attend?
Explore Engineering is open to all high schoolers residing in the Chicagoland area.
How much is Explore Engineering?
Explore Engineering is FREE to the public!
What should I bring?
Nothing but yourself :)
Do I need to have previous experience in technology or engineering to attend the event?
Nope - Explore Engineering is for everyone.