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Engineers Week 2020

Engineers Week 2020

The University of Georgia College of Engineering will celebrate National Engineers Week, Feb. 16 - 21, with a series of special events, seminars and competitions.

Organized by the DiscoverE Foundation, Engineers Week is a time to:

  • Celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world
  • Increase public dialogue about the need for engineers
  • Bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents

Sunday, Feb. 16

DEAN'S CHALLENGE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL GAME

UGA vs. Alabama
Stegman Coliseum
1:00 p.m.

Join Dean Donald Leo and the College of Engineering for the Lady Dawgs basketball game Sunday, Feb. 16 at 1:00 p.m. vs. Alabama and help the College of Engineering be the most represented school in the 2020 Dean’s Challenge! Complimentary tickets and food vouchers are available to UGA Engineering students, faculty and staff. Pick up tickets and vouchers in room 1156D of the Driftmier Engineering Center prior to the game or at the Smith Street entrance to Stegeman Coliseum prior to tip-off. Please note students must check in at the Smith Street entrance to receive a voucher. 

For questions, contact Amber Juncker at ajuncker@uga.edu.


Monday, Feb. 17

EMPLOYER OF THE DAY

Novelis
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Driftmier 1207

EMPLOYER LUNCHEON

Hosted by Novelis
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Driftmier 1207
Registration is required for this event.

► REGISTER HERE

CLUB COMPETITION

Paper plane
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Driftmier Engineering Center

SPEAKER SERIES

Nicole Faulk
Vice President, Corporate Services, Georgia Power Company and Southern Gas Company
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Coverdell Center Auditorium (Room 175)
Dinner provided


Tuesday, Feb. 18

EMPLOYER OF THE DAY

Kubota
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Driftmier 1207

EXPERIENCE UGA

9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Stegeman Coliseum

EMPLOYER LUNCHEON

Hosted by Red Clay Consulting
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Driftmier 1207
Registration is required for this event.

► REGISTER HERE

CLUB COMPETITION

Trivia
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Coverdell Center Room 141

SPEAKER SERIES

Chris Novack
Senior Director, Engineering and Facilities Maintenance, Georgia Ports Authority
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Coverdell Center Auditorium (Rm 175)
Dinner provided


Wednesday, Feb. 19

EMPLOYER OF THE DAY

Cranston Engineering Group
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Driftmier 1207

CLUB COMPETITION

Driving Blind Competition
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Driftmier Engineering Center

SPEAKER SERIES

Andrea Pinabell
President, Southface
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Coverdell Center Auditorium (Room 175)
Dinner provided


THURSDAY, FEB. 20

EMPLOYER OF THE DAY

Shaw Industries
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Driftmier 1207

EMPLOYER LUNCH

Southern Company Diversity Panel
11 - 12:30 p.m.
Coverdell 175
Registration is required for this event.

► REGISTER HERE

CLUB COMPETITION

Egg Drop
12:00 pm - 1:00 p.m.
Coverdell Atrium

ENGINEERS WEEK BANQUET

Keynote speaker: Nicholas Leach
Managing Counsel, Technology & Renewables, Chevron
6:00 p.m. - 7:30pm
Georgia Theatre
Registration required*


Friday, Feb. 21

EXPERIENCE UGA

9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Stegeman Coliseum

RESEARCH SHOWCASE

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Coverdell Center Atrium