National Conferences

2013-2014 National Conferences


Great Minds in STEM (HENAAC) National Conference
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - Saturday, October 5, 2013
New Orleans, LA
Hyatt Regency
Career and Graduate School Fair: Saturday, October 5, 2013, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
U-M Workshops and Presentations at HENAAC
Attendees:
- Luis Gomez, Ph.D. student, Electrical Engineering
- James Buquet, Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering
- Ana Rioja, Ph.D. student, Biomedial Engineering

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science National Conference

Thursday, October 3, 2013 - Sunday, October 6, 2013
San Antonio, TX
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
Career and Graduate School Fair: Friday, October 4, 2013, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Career and Graduate School Fair: Saturday, October 5, 2013, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Booth #443
Attendees:
- Joseph Bull, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
- Dave Sept, Associate Professor & Graduate Chair of Biomedical Engineering 

Society of Women Engineers National Conference
Thursday, October 24, 2013 - Saturday, October 26, 2013
Baltimore, MD
Baltimore Convention Center
Booth #843
Career and Graduate School Fair: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Career and Graduate School Fair: Friday, October 25, 2013, 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
U-M Workshops and Presentations at SWE
Attendees:
- Fei Wen, Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
- Anne Perigo, Program Officer, Master of Entrepreneurship Program
- Tiffany Porties, Assistant Director for Graduate Education
- Debbie Taylor, Director of the Women in Engineering Office
- Katherine Avery, Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering
- Jenna Bertke, Master's student, Industrial & Operations Engineering
- Jenna Campbell, Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering
- Maria Choi, Ph.D. student, Aerospace Engineering
- Elizabeth Cloos, Ph.D. student, Electrical Engineering
Barsaa Mohapatra, Master's student, Industrial and Operations Engineering
Sara Rimer, Ph.D. student, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Emily Zumbrunnen, Master's student, Industrial & Operations Engineering

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Conference
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - Sunday, November 3, 2013
Indianapolis, IN
Indiana Convention Center
Booth#1228
Career and Graduate School Fair: Friday, November 1, 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Career and Graduate School Fair: Saturday, November 2, 2013, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
U-M Workshops and Presentations at SHPE
Attendees:
- Juan Rivas, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
- Mike Nazareth, Director for Graduate Recruitment
Yadrianna Acosta-Sojo, Ph.D. student Industrial & Operations Engineering
- James Buquet, Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering
Tizoc Cruz-Gonzalez, Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering
- Rosemarie Figueroa, Ph.D. student, Industrial & Operations Engineering
- Hector Garcia, Ph.D. student, Computer Science & Engineering
- Efrain Hernandez-Rivera, Ph.D. student, Nuclear Engineering & Radiological Sciences
- Sasha Cai Lesher-Perez, Ph.D. student, Biomedical Engineering
- Uziel Mendez, Ph.D. student, Biomedical Engineering
- Ana Rioja, Ph.D. student, Biomedical Engineering
- Lianette Rivera, Ph.D. student, Chemical Engineering

American Indian Science and Engineering Society National Conference 
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - Saturday, November 2, 2013
Denver, CO
Colorado Convention Center
Attendees: 
- Joseph Bull, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Tau Beta Pi Annual Convention
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - Saturday, November 2, 2013
Ames, IA 
Iowa State Center, Scheman Building, 2nd Floor
Attendees:
- Kyle Lady, Ph.D. student, Computer Science & Engineering
- Ethan Stark, Ph.D. student, Electrical Engineering

National Society of Black Engineers Annual Conference

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - Sunday, March 30, 2014
Nashville, TN
Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
Graduate Fair Booth # 324
College Fair Booth # 350
Attendees:

- Rhima Coleman, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
- Derrick Scott, Program Manager, Center for Engineering Diversity & Outreach

- Sharon Burch, Director of Undergraduate Recruitment Initiatives
- Shira Washington, Coordinator of Graduate Education Programs
- Oluwasegun Adegoke, Ph.D. student, Chemical Engineering
- Minnae Chabwera, MSE student, Aerospace Engineering

- Jessandra Hough, Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering

- Jessica Jones, Ph.D. student, Aerospace Engineering
- Brandon Pitts, Ph.D. student, Industrial & Operations Engineering

- Onajite Shemi, Ph.D. student, Chemical Engineering
- Andre Thompson, Ph.D. student, Materials Science & Engineering
- Amber Wingfield, Ph.D. student, Materials Science & Engineering