SHPE Conference 2011- As Presented at NILA 2011Presentation Transcript
2011 SHPE Conference October 26 – 30 Anaheim, CA www.shpe.org/shpe2011 [email_address]
‘ Holistic Approach ’ to conference planning
Expansion of the Professional Program
Increase in SHPE membership
Increase in SHPE Conference attendance numbers
Pre College 1,000
SHPE 2011 Needs You…
Continue your Fundraising Efforts
To help market the conference to Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Professionals, Teachers and Advisors
Please highlight to them all of the exciting offerings this year
Use the brochures, info packet and website
Visit the website and join our Facebook, Linked In, Twitter for updates.
www.shpe.org/shpe2011 There are many opportunities of which we want to members to take advantage!! [email_address]
Workshop for all Participants:
Leadership Development - Different Leadership concepts including skill sets that help define a leader . Skill sets that are critical for being an effective leader in any organization. Many of these workshops can be hands on and allow participants to practice some of the concepts while in the workshop
Academic Excellence - Key tools, resources, tips that will assists students to successfully navigate the academic arena especially as they start their science and engineering careers.
Career Development - Navigating in the Professional arena. Options to consider as you enter the workforce and continue to build your career.
Educational Program: (cont ’ d)
Cultural Awareness - Knowing yourself better can help you be more effective in the work and personal settings.
Technology - Hands on workshops that explore careers and "hot"/current technologies in the following fields. In these workshops the presenters will explore how the following majors contribute in today's world some of the latest innovations.
SHPE 101/ SHPE Chapter Development - What defines a successful SHPE chapter? What skill sets are required to build have a successful SHPE chapter? How can you ensure success long term in your chapter?
Professional Skills - Workshops in this category will provide attendees hands on knowledge and experience to improve their soft skills. Workshops are designed to assist the entry-level and mid-level professional to accelerate to the next career stage. Workshops will provide the necessary tools to navigate the politics of the workplace by becoming an effective communicator, a competent negotiator and a successful leader.
Educational Program: (cont’d)
Entrepreneur Program -
Be your own Boss! A program structured to help you learn how to create your own business or improve it. Discover the resources that are available to help you build your business. We have a Business Owner and Startup Track.
Educational Program (cont’d): Professional Certification Program
Provides SHPE Professional Members with the opportunity to secure credits, PDUs or some other certificate to further your career.
These Certificate Classes will be available a significantly reduced cost.
Special PMP Package deal- pay for 5 take 6 courses
Registration for these course is required prior to the conference.
www.shpe.org/shpe2011 [email_address] PMP Certification Courses- Package Discount- select this item to sign up for 6 PMP courses at a discount. $375.00 Certified ScrumMaster Course $200.00 PMP 101 - Intro to the PMP Certification $75.00 LEED 101 $50.00 Advanced PMBOK Guide for Topics for Project Managers 1: Procurement & Human Resource Management $75.00
Educational Program (cont’d): GEM GRAD Lab and Graduate Institute www.shpe.org/shpe2011 [email_address]
GEM Grad Lab- What to do to apply to Grad School?
Graduate Institute- How to be successful once you are there!!
Check out the SHPE Foundation webpages to learn about the Travel Grants
Educational Program (cont’d)Distinguished Lecture Series
World-Renowned Speakers to address the SHPE Membership
Thursday 8AM- 2011 Honorable Lecture
Professor Rafael Bras, Provost Georgia Institute of Technology
"Hispanics and Latinos: The Engineers and Scientists of the Future”
Thursday 12:20PM- 2011 Honorable Lecture
Professor Monte Perez, Los Angeles Mission College
” The Growing (and Critical) Contributions of Community Colleges in the Education of Hispanic Engineers ”
Thursday 7PM- SHPE Foundation Lecture
Professor Enrique Barrera, Rice University
"Global Aspects of a Researcher and Educator”
Friday 8AM – Educator of the Year Lecture- Star Award Winner
Friday 6:30PM (at the Faculty Dinner): Young Investigator Lecture- Star Award Winner
Educational Program (cont’d) Technical Seminars- Technology, News and You
Nuclear Power sponsored by Exelon Corp
Earthquakes/Tsunamis- Sponsorship Pending
Healthcare IT Seminar sponsored by Harris Corporation
Most interview slots are filled during these receptions
Bring your resume and be ready for an impromptu interviews
www.shpe.org/shpe2011 [email_address] Turner Construction Masters Grad, Undergrad 8-11AM Chevron Refinery Masters Grad, Undergrad 8-12noon NG Systems Corp Grad, Undergrad, Professionals 7:30-2PM Boeing Space &Intelligence Sys Undergrad 9-10:30AM Eaton Corp Undergrad, Professionals 9-1130AM
The networking and career opportunities for participants culminates at the Career Expo
Access to numerous Graduate Schools
Specialized Career Efforts targeted to our Professional Members
Special “ by Invite ” Events
Corporate America Luncheon
Lifetime Member Reception
VIP 2 Reception
Star Awards Show
New format this year to recognizing the outstanding contributors in our community
We Need Conference Volunteers
We need you to help us execute an Amazing Conference
Workshop Scanning, Registration…and much more*
SHPE provides you with a:
Snacks/Meals - (meals if you volunteer for a meal event**)
Raffle- for every event you volunteer your name is submitted
American Airlines travel voucher
$1000 in gift certificates
If you are interested please submit your name and email to the SHPE Conference website
*Assignments for events is on a first come first served basis
**Assignments for meal events requires volunteering for at least one other event
If you have questions, please email [email_address]
Help Promote the Conference:
Use the brochures, business cards and postcards to promote the conference
Provide the conference url to SHPE members and prospective members
Provide articles to your school newspaper promoting the conference
Encourage members and others to sign up for SHPE Conference updates from Facebook, Linked In, Twitters
Talk to your Advisor about the updated Advisor program
Send out emails to your members
Have a Meeting/Presentation to your members about the Conference
Help your members prepare their resumes
Attend the SHPE Resume Webinar – 1 st Webinar Aug 10, 5PM EST