2024 University Regional Conferences

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Students can jump-start their careers with IISE's 2024 university regional conferences.

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2024 Meetings

Kickoff Meeting Powerpoint 9.9.2023
Kickoff Recording 9.9.2023
October Meeting Powerpoint 10.13.2023  
November Meeting Powerpoint 11.10.2023
December Meeting Powerpoint 12.8.2023
January Powerpoint 1.12.2024

In addition to various competitions that allow the winners to present at the IISE Annual Conference and Expo 2024, attendees can network with and listen to speakers from industries and potential employers and start forming their own professional networks with other up-and-coming students.

The 2024 dates, locations and contacts for the scheduled university conferences are:


Dates: Jan 18-21, 2024
Location: Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal 
Contact: Charles-Alexandre Painchaud, Student Conference Chair
Contact: Yassine Figua, Faculty Conference Chair 
Theme: Sustainability
Website: Accueil | Iisepolymtl  
Social Media: IISE Canadian Conference Polymtl 2024 : mon entreprise | LinkedIn

Central & South America

Dates: TBD
Location: Poitechnico Grancolombiano


Dates: March 5-8, 2024
Location: Instituto Tecnológico de Superior de Poza Rica
Contact: Michel Adahir Cruz Torres, Student Conference Chair
Contact: José Dario Pérez Guerrero, Faculty Conference Chair
Theme: Digital Systems in Industry
Hybrid Event:   
- https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=61553655879152&mibextid=ZbWKwL
- https://www.instagram.com/kawi.tech?igsh=MXd1NHNrMXc3cTBkdg==    

Middle East

Date: Feb.5-6, 2024
Location: The University of Jordan
Contact: Mohammad AlAmad, Student Conference Chair
Contact: Mohammad Shbool, Faculty Conference Chair
Theme: Emerging Trends: A Gate into the Future
Website: iiseju.com

U.S. Great Lakes 

Dates: Feb. 23-24, 2024
Location: Ohio University    
Contact: Rose Duffus, Student Conference Chair
Contact: Omar Alhawari, Faculty Conference Chair
Theme: Digital Transformation
Website: https://ohiouniversityiise.webnode.page/iise-great-lakes-conference/

U.S. Mid-Atlantic 

Dates: Feb. 9-11, 2024
Location: NC Agri. & Tech State University
Contact: Radiah Pinckney, Student Conference Chair
Contact:  Jacqueline Chestnut, Faculty Conference Chair  
Theme: ISE’s are LIT: Leaders, Integrators, and Transformers
Website: https://iseaggies.wixsite.com/ncat-iise-2024

U.S. North Central 

Dates: Feb. 16-17, 2024
Location: University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
Contact: Arvin Sam, Student Co-Conference Chair
Contact: Ashay Gandhi, Student Co-Conference Chair
Contact: Chrysafis Vogiatzis, Faculty Conference Chair  
Theme: Empowering Change and Reshaping Industries: The ISE Impact
Website: https://www.iiseconferenceillinois.com/
Social Media: https://www.instagram.com/iiseconferenceillinois/

U.S. Northeast

Dates: Jan. 26-27, 2024
Location: University of Pittsburgh - Swanson School of Engineering
Contact: Kayla Trahey, Student Conference Chair
Contact:  Scott Streiner, Faculty Conference Chair 
Theme: Breaking Barriers
Website: https://www.pitt-iise-conference.com/ 

U.S. South Central

Dates: Feb. 29- March 2, 2024
Location: University of Arkansas
Contact: Karleigh Eoff, Student Conference Chair
Contact:  Manuel Rossetti, Faculty Conference Chair
Website: https://iise-conference.uark.edu/

U.S. Southeast 

Dates: March 21-23, 2024                                                   
Location: Mississippi State
Contact: Kate Tabor, Student Conference Chair
Contact: Wenmeng Tian, Faculty Conference Chair  
Website: www.iisemsstate.org 

U.S. Western

Dates: March 22-24, 2024 
Location: CA State Polytechnic University - Pomona
Contact: Alonzo Armendariz, Student Conference Co-chair
Contact:  Kamran Abedini, Faculty Conference Chair
Website: https://www.iisecpp.org/home