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AMIE is 25 this year! Come celebrate with us!

  • Tuesday, September 04, 2018 at 01:00 PM through September 08, 2018 · $200.00 USD · 2 rsvps
    Alabama A & M University in Huntsville, AL

    2018 Annual Conference

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    “The Power of Partnerships: Celebrating the Past, Transforming the Present and Innovating for the Future”

    “The Power of Partnerships: Celebrating the Past, Transforming the Present and Innovating for the Future”

    You are cordially invited to attend the 25th Anniversary and Annual Conference of Advancing Minorities’ Interest in Engineering (AMIE).  We are celebrating 25 years of Advancing Diversity through Partnerships.  The conference will feature prominent speakers and inspiring roundtable discussions.  It will be held on Wednesday, September 5th and Thursday, September 6th at the Westin Huntsville and Alabama A&M University.

    Please join us as we bring together the Council of Engineering Deans of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, engineering professionals and leaders from the top corporations and government agencies in the United States to develop strategies to increase diversity in the engineering workforce.  Be a part of this exciting initiative by America’s corporate/government leadership, respected engineering professionals and outstanding engineering academicians.  You can make a difference. 

    Complete your registrations now for the 2018 AMIE Annual Conference.

    Register by Friday, August 10th to receive the following discounted rates:

    • $500 per person
    • $475 per person when registering two or more people from the same company
    • $450 per person for AMIE member companies/universities
    • $200 per person for Spouse/Guest

    All registrations received by mail or online after Friday, August 10th  is $600 per person. All payments must be received by Friday, August 31st.

    Make hotel arrangements by Friday, August 10th  for a special rate of $149 per night for September 4th – 7th.  The conference hotel is:

    The Westin Huntsville

    6800 Governors West NW

    Huntsville, AL  35806

    (256) 428-2000

     

    The following link is provided for your convenience when making your hotel reservations: 2018 Conference Hotel

     

    Conference Agenda (tentative)

    Tuesday, September 4th (The Westin Huntsville)

    1:00 PM – 6:30 PM                 REGISTRATION

    6:00 PM – 8:00 PM                 DEANS WELCOME RECEPTION (INVITATION ONLY)

    Wednesday, September 5th (The Westin Huntsville)

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM                  REGISTRATION

    9:00 AM – 11:45 AM               OPENING SESSION

    12:00 PM – 1:30 PM               NETWORKING LUNCHEON

    1:45 PM – 4:00 PM                 GENERAL SESSION

    5:00 PM – 6:00 PM                 AMIE BUSINESS MEETING

    7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                 OPENING RECEPTION SPONSORED BY LOCKHEED MARTIN

    Thursday, September 6th (Alabama A&M University)

    7:45 AM – 8:15 AM                 DEPART HOTEL FOR CAMPUS           

    9:00 AM – 11:15 AM               GENERAL SESSION                                                                                        

    11:30 PM – 1:30 PM               LUNCHEON/GROUP PICTURE

    1:45 PM – 3:45 PM                 CAMPUS & ENGR’G BLDG TOURS

    4:00 PM – 4:30 PM                 DEPART CAMPUS FOR HOTEL

    7:00 PM – 10:00 PM               25th ANNIVERSARY GALA AND SILENT AUCTION (The Westin Huntsville)

    Friday, September 7th (The Westin Huntsville)

    9:00 AM – 1:00 PM                 AMIE BOARD MEETING

    Saturday, September 8th (Alabama A&M University)

    STEM Community Event and AAMU Game (Tentative)


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