STEM Forward celebrated its 61st Annual Engineers Week Banquet on February 13, 2014 at the ICC.  Just under 200 guests gathered to honor some of the best and brightest STEM leaders in the region:

  • Engineer of the Year Dr. Raymond Fournelle, Marquette University
  • Young Engineer of the Year: Dr. Ilya Avdeev, UW-Milwaukee
  • Spirit of STEM: Eaton Corporation.  

Keynote Speaker, Michael Warsaw, Vice President of Global Innovation and Design at JCI spoke about the importance of innovation and how it benefits everyone in the global marketplace.

The evening also featured a speech by the regional Future City Competition first place winners, Team Calatori, from Fernwood Montessori and the second place winning model exhibit from Terra Bullae of Golda Meir.

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