Featured Speaking Sessions

TPC Featured Speaking Sessions

Friday, March 31, 8:30-10:00am
Inside the Executive Suite Breakfast features a one-on-one interview format with a high-profile corporate executive, government official, non-profit leader or celebrity figure with relevance to STEM.


Thursday, March 30 and Friday, March 31
The Executive Roundtables are a signature program of the TPC and provide premiere speaking opportunities for executive leaders to engage experienced technical and business professionals.  This event facilitates a discussion covering select topics and critical issues with this year’s topics including:

  • Diversity & Inclusion: Navigating a Multigenerational Workforce
  • Women in Leadership: Paths to the C-Suite - Insights From the Top
  • Technology & Innovation: Artificial Intelligence - Can It Go Too Far?
  • Career Advancement: Advancing Your Career With Social Networking
  • Global & Community Impact: Collective Impact - Making 10K By 2025 A Reality


Day Date Start Time End Time SIG Event Title
Thursday 30-Mar-2017 8:00 AM 9:30 AM SPACE SIG: NSBE Galactic Breakfast*
Thursday 30-Mar-2017 1:30 PM 2:30 PM ITTT SIG: IT Certifications
Thursday 30-Mar-2017 1:30 PM 2:30 PM Public Policy SIG Roundtable: How to measure what Works in Public Policy?
Thursday 30-Mar-2017 2:45 PM 3:45PM Transportation SIG: Construction Engineering, Inspection and Management- South Lawrence Traffic Way
Thursday 30-Mar-2017 4:00 PM 5:30 PM ITTT SIG: IT Service Management
Friday 31-Mar-2017 8:00 AM 11:00AM Entrepreneurship, ITTT, Healthcare Innovation, Energy, Transportation, Environmental SIG: Disruptive Innovation
Friday 31-Mar-2017 11:30 AM 1:00 PM  Entrepreneurship SIG: Professional Business Plan Development
Friday 31-Mar-2017 1:30 PM 2:30 PM ITTT SIG: Cyber Security Fundamentals
Friday 31-Mar-2017 1:30 PM 2:30 PM SPACE SIG: A Partnership for Robotics, Construction Vehicle, & Auto Industries
Friday 31-Mar-2017 1:30 PM 2:30 PM PUBLIC POLICY SIG: Hidden Figures No More: Women Leaders in STEM
Friday 31-Mar-2017 2:45 PM 3:45 PM HEALTHCARE INNOVATION SIG: Engineering Career Pathways to Healthcare Innovation
Friday 31-Mar-2017 3:30 PM 4:30 PM ENERGY SIG: Energy Pavilion
Saturday 1-Apr-2017 10:00 AM 11:30 AM ENERGY SIG: Energy SIG Quarterly Meeting
Saturday 1-Apr-2017 1:00PM 2:30PM ENVIRONMENTAL SIG: Environmental Engineering Excellence