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WomEngineers Day Conference 2017

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Holiday Inn World's Fair Park

525 Henley Street

Knoxville, TN 37902

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Join us for our 2nd Biennial WomEngineers Day Conference in Knoxville, TN!

WomEngineers Day is a one-day conference where professional engineers, business partners, and faculty provide expertise on both professional and personal topics related to career and life choices. We welcome all college students to attend this conference. Men are also encouraged to attend, as we will discuss topics of diversity and inclusion. In addition, we will offer a specialized track for high school students interested in engineering, including instructions and guidance from academic advisors and current engineering students here at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

WomEngineers Day will go beyond the your formalized education by offering you a diverse group of speakers, discussion panels, and breakout sessions aimed at equipping you with the skill sets and knowledge to succeed. This is a unique opportunity for you to network, gain advice, and potential mentorship from successful professionals in academia and industry.

Visit our webiste: WomEngineersday.org

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What should I bring with me to the conference?

Attendees should bring his or her registration ticket.


What is the dress code for WomEngineers Day?

WomEngineers Day requires business casual/professional attire for the duration of the event.


Who can attend WomEngineers Day?

All university (undergraduate and graduate), community college, and highschool students are encouraged to attend. This conference is also not restricted to gender, men are encouraged to register for this event as well.


I am unable to register for the event?

This conference has alotted tickets for 400 University students, 100 Community College students, and 100 Pre-college students. If you are unable to register, most likely it is because tickets have already been fully reservered for your particular section. You will be added to a waitlist and then notified if there is an opening. If an opening does not become available, you have the option of registering for a "waitlist registration ticket". This ticket will become available on April 15, 2017. Refer to next FAQ for more information.


When is the deadline to register for WomEngineers Day?

The deadline to register for WomEngineers Day is April 14, 2017. If you are unable to register for the conference prior to the deadline you have the option for registering for a "waitlist registration ticket". Please note: a waitlist ticket does not gaurantee you a conference care package or meal. You will, however, be able to participate in all workshops and discussions.


How can I become involved as a speaker or panel participant during future WomEngineers Day Conferences?

We encourage and welcome qualified subject matter experts to participate as speakers or panelists. Please contact womengineersday@gmail.com for more information.


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