Save the Date!
When: Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018
Where: Italian Community Center, 631 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Now Calling Nominations!
2017 Engineer of the Year &
Young Engineer of the Year Awards
Do you know a phenomenal engineer who's helped raise the visibility of the profession while also serving as a role model to others? If so, nominate him or her for the 2017 Engineer of the Year & Young Engineer of the Year awards.
Since 1953, STEM Forward has annually recognized an outstanding contributor to the engineering profession in the Milwaukee area with the Engineer of the Year award. In 2001, the Young Engineer of the Year award was added for engineers under the age of 40. Nominees must be from the Milwaukee 7 region and/or have worked in the area for at least five years. Additional eligibility criteria can be found in the nomination form.
Winners will be recognized at the Engineers Week Banquet on Feb. 15, 2018. The Engineers Week Banquet is a celebration that honors Milwaukee's engineering community.
Sujeet Chand, Senior Vice President and Information Officer at Rockwell Automation
STEM Forward is pleased to welcome Sujeet Chand, Senior Vice President and Information Officer at Rockwell Automation, as our 2018 keynote speaker!
The 2018 Spirit of STEM Award will be presented to Direct Supply
Direct Supply will be honored with the 2018 Spirit of STEM award for making a significant impact in advancing STEM education and local talent development. Each year, the company provides dozens of volunteers for a wide variety of STEM activities, serving almost 500 local K-12 students. Their efforts include developing and facilitating hands-on student STEM classroom activities, co-coordinating and presenting at Milwaukee Public Schools' Spring and Fall iFair events, and hosting the annual MPS STEM Partners Spring Showcase. Please join us in congratulating Direct Supply
STEM Forward's Engineers Week Banquet is a celebration of excellence in STEM as the Engineer of the Year, Young Engineer of the Year, and Spirit of STEM Awards are presented. Held annually in February in conjunction with National Engineers Week, this banquet also features an outstanding STEM keynote speaker and local students.