MPES sponsors a number of area events to promote professional engineering and to provides professional development opportunities.
PDH Opportunity– Thursday, November 14, 2019 / 5:30pm, RIT Campus Center – Room 2610
Failure Analysis, presented by Neville W. Sachs, P.E.
Mr. Sachs will discuss and provide information on general failure analysis. Including: 1. Defining the type (root cause analysis, root cause investigation, or component failure analysis) of failure analysis and what the possible
savings are in a typical process plant. 2. The procedure(s) used in the component failure investigation and the need to be accurate, if there is to be further analysis. 3. Provide examples of how to approach each of the types of analysis.
NSPE Member: $25.00 | Non-Member: $30.00 | Student: $5.00
1 PDH, Dinner will be provided
Registration via RES website at: www.roceng.org (click on Calendar heading and go to Nov. 14th)
MATHCOUNTS – Saturday, February 1, 2020, RIT Main Campus
Mathcounts is a national middle school coaching and competitive mathematics program that promotes mathematics achievement through a series of fun and engaging math contests. Held in the CIMS building at RIT, students compete as teams and individually. High scoring participants can move on to the national competition level. Nearly 100 students registered for the 2019 event. In addition to the students and their teachers, approximately 15-20 MPES members and other volunteers will be on hand to assist with the event. See: https://www.mathcounts.org/ for more details. If you are interested in volunteering please use our web contact form.
TSA/TEAMS: Saturday, March TBD, 2020, FLCC Victor Campus
Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics, and Science (TEAMS) is an annual competition for middle and high school students designed to help them discover their potential for engineering. During this one day competition, students apply math and science knowledge in practical, creative ways to solve real world engineering challenges. If you are interested in participating or having your child participate in the event, please visit http://teams.tsaweb.org/ or contact us through web contact form.
(Note the date of the event will be finalized after January 1, 2019. It is typically the first or second Saturday in March)
ENGINEERING SYMPOSIUM IN ROCHESTER – Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY
The annual Engineering Symposium in Rochester provides an opportunity for Professional Engineers to acquire up to 7 Professional Development Hours (PDH) in just one day. The symposium features 37 accredited courses for Professional Engineers. For additional information, please visit the event website: http://www.engineeringsymposiumrochester.com/ or submit a request via our contact form: http://monroepes.org/contact-us/