STEM Forward celebrated its 60th Annual Engineers Week Banquet on February 12, 2013 at the Italian Conference Center.  Over 180 guests gathered to honor some of the best and brightest STEM leaders in the region:

  • Engineer of the Year Van Walling, Walling CS
  • Young Engineer of the Year Dr. Eric Durant, MSOE
  • Spirit of STEM Awardee Rockwell Automation 

Keynote speaker Dr. David Garman, Founding Dean of the School of Freshwater Sciences of UW-Milwaukee, spoke about global water and highlighted southeastern Wisconsin's unique water heritage and role as a water hub. 

The evening also featured a silent auction and a Future City Competition display from the second place regional winners, Porocity from Fernwood Montessori.

Thank you to our sponsors!