$5 – $7

SWENext DesignLab Portland 2018

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Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront

1401 Southwest Naito Parkway

Portland, OR 97201

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The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is excited to host SWENext DesignLab Portland during the WE Local Conference.

There are two ways to participate in SWENext DesignLab Portland:

A hands-on engineering experience for girls in 6-8th grade

An informational and hands-on program for Parents and educators called PEP

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1. Girls in grades 6-8 will...

  • Work with Tulsa-area SWE members on hands-on engineering activities
  • Meet real engineers and learn what they do
  • Make new friends
  • Get a SWENext DesignLab t-shirt, bag and lots of other goodies
  • Be eligible to win raffle prizes

2. PEP: parents and educators will...

  • Learn about engineering careers, scholarships, college admission and resources
  • Network with SWE members as well as other parents and educators
  • Direct questions to select SWE members and local experts
  • Complete a hands-on activity and learn best practices for doing engineering with girls
  • Get a SWENext DesignLab t-shirt


PLEASE NOTE: The parent/ educator program is separate from the events for girls. Parents/educators will only be permitted to work with the students if a child has special needs.

Financial assistance is available, please contact us at designlab@swe.org.


The program begins at 2:00pm and ends at 5:00 pm. Check-in opens at 1:30 pm. Snacks will be provided.

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Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront

1401 Southwest Naito Parkway

Portland, OR 97201

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