There are a variety of prestigious special events held throughout the convention, including the following:
Chapter Presidents’ Breakfast
Join the SHPE Board of Directors Chair in recognizing the achievements of our chapter presidents. By invite only. RSVP and ticket required.
Excellence in STEM Luncheon
Honoring STEM professionals and outstanding SHPE chapters that have made significant contributions. Select STAR Award winners will also be recognized at this event. Ticket required.
Brings government and company executives together for a robust dialogue led by tech, science and engineering experts. Executives will discuss best practices for developing and sustaining a diverse, inclusive culture. By invite only.
High Achievers Breakfast
Celebrate the success of SHPE student members who have attained a 3.5 GPA or higher. By invite only. RSVP and ticket required.
Companies get a chance to meet with attendees in a more personal, one-on-one setting during these sponsored events.
Join us in welcoming convention attendees and sponsors at our most highly attended event!
Help celebrate the grand opening of the Career Fair and Graduate School Expo!
A night of music and dancing with old friends and new tops off the convention weekend.
SHPE Convention Committee Dinner
Honoring the nearly 100 committee members that volunteer their time and talents for months before the convention is realized. By invite only.
SHPE Lifetime Members & Founders’ Reception
This reception brings together professionals and industry leaders to celebrate current Lifetime Members and honor new Lifetime Members. Members who chose to join this select group are committed to fulfilling SHPE’s mission and vision. By invite only. RSVP and ticket required.
SHPE Social Media Ambassador Forum & Networking Event
Engage with SHPE’s carefully-curated group of Ambassadors. Participants are carefully selected and represent SHPE’s brightest leaders and influencers within the SHPE familia. By invite only.
All convention-goers are invited to celebrate a successful day of career development by attending this nightly networking social.
STAR Awards Gala
At this prestigious black-tie event, STAR Award honorees share their inspirational stories with peers, students, and corporate representatives. Ticket required.
STAR Awards Reception
Enjoy networking with STAR Award recipients during our signature pre-event reception.
Students & Professionals Mentoring Panel and Networking
Wednesday night arrivals have an opportunity to connect and network at this event that brings together Professional members (past SHPE student chapter members) with current undergraduate students.