Events



Upcoming events

    • 20 Feb 2015
    • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • DoubleTree Hotel Philadelphia, Broad and Locust Streets, Philadelphia, PA
    2015 Engineers Week in the Delaware Valley kicks off with the Awards Luncheon. For this year’s luncheon, we return to the beautiful DoubleTree Hotel Philadelphia, in the heart of the Avenue of the Arts. We will present the Delaware Valley Engineers Week awards at the Luncheon.

    11 am - 12 noon
    Student Paper Poster Session
    12 noon - 2 pm Luncheon and Awards

    Formal festivities will get underway with the Student Paper Poster Session and Reception, featuring a cash bar, beginning at 11:00 AM. Come out and meet the award recipients, talking to the students about their papers, and network with your fellow engineers.

    Adam Fontecchio, the 2015 Delaware Valley Engineer of the Year, will be formally introduced. Mr. Fontecchio and the 2015 Young Engineer of the Year, Brian Crookston, will make brief remarks and kick off the celebration of Engineers Week in the Delaware Valley.

    Once again, we will recognize award recipients who have been honored the past year by the various engineering and technical societies. The Awards PowerPoint and program will recognize the member of the year / project of the year, etc. award recipients from those societies who have submitted the Affiliate Award Recognition Form.

    Engineers Week proclamations will be on display as well.

    MENU OPTIONS:

    • Grilled salmon with cabernet rice, tomato olive caper salsa
    • Grilled fennel chicken breast on a bed of sauteed spinach, fresh basil tomato sauce with garlic mashed potatoes
    • Mushroom strudel wrapped in phyllo, garlic spinach, goat cheese, red pepper coulis (vegetarian)

    (If no selection is made, chicken will be served)

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND QUESTIONS
    For a brochure on all the DVEW events, <<To be available soon>.

    See the sponsor brochure for sponsorship opportunities.

    Payment will be expected for all reservations, regardless of attendance. No tickets will be issued for this event. Reservations after February 13 will be on a space available basis.

    Call 215-985-5703 or email reservations@engrclub.org with any questions.

    DIRECTIONS AND PARKING
    The Luncheon will be in the Ormandy Ballroom on the ground floor of the south annex of the hotel. The entrance to the ballroom is on Broad Street, south of the entrance to the parking garage; access is not available from the hotel lobby.

    Discounted parking for $12 (cash only) will be available for those parking in the hotel parking garage; be sure to request a validation sticker at the registration desk. Click for location of DoubleTree Philadelphia

    • 24 Feb 2015
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Manayunk Brewery, 4120 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127

    We liked it so much last year, we are returning to Manayunk! You’ll be able to meet and listen to the Young Engineer of the Year, enjoy heavy appetizers and network at the Manayunk Brewing Company. As always, you’ll receive two drink tickets which will be good for any of the beers the brewery brews on site, well drinks and wine. It gets even better, we will be giving out prizes to a few random guests!

    We will recognize Brian Crookston as the 2015 Young Engineer of the Year.

    We will have our own private entrance so use the stairs to the right of the “Manayunk Brewing Company” arch on Main Street.

    Free parking is available and the Brewery is easily accessible from I-76 and via SEPTA.  See below for more information.

    See the sponsor brochure for sponsorship opportunities.

    Due to commitments for food quantities, payment will be expected for all reservations, regardless of attendance, unless cancelled two days in advance.

    For a brochure on all the DVEW events, click here. <<Coming soon>>

    Directions and Parking

    Click for location of Manayunk Brewery.

    Directions from Center City:

    • Take I76 West to Exit 340A toward Lincoln Dr, Kelly Dr.
    • Stay to your right for Ridge Ave
    • Make a left at the light
    • Stay in left lane for Main St
    • Follow Main St for 1/3 of a mile and the brewery will be on your left

    Directions from Areas West of the City:

    • Take I76 East to Exit 338 Belmont Ave toward Green Lane
    • Make a left at the light
    • Turn right on Main St
    • The brewery will be ½ mile down on your right

    SEPTA:
    Regional Rail Line R6 (Manayunk/Norristown Line)

    • Walk south on Carson from the station toward Main Street
    • Make a left on Main Street and walk about 1/3 of a mile down and the brewery will be on your right

    Bus Route 61 takes you from Center City and stops all along Main Street.

    Parking:

    • Free parking in the Brewery’s parking lot located at Lock Street and Jamestown Street on the Schuylkill River side of Main Street
    • Additional free parking is located at the 4000 Parking lot which is across from the Starfinder Foundation (4015 Main Street)
    • Click for a map showing parking
    • 26 Feb 2015
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • The Singh Center for Nanotechnology, University of Pennsylvania, 3205 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA

    The concluding event of Delaware Valley Engineers Week is the Celebration of Engineering Reception.   This social/networking event to celebrate engineering will include:

    • Cocktails, heavy appetizers stations, and dessert stations
    • Award recipients will be honored with posters and running PowerPoint presentations in the networking area.
    • Future City Competition regional winners will display their first place model.
    • The Engineer of the Year and Young Engineer of the Year will provide brief remarks, followed by a brief recognition of the Outstanding Service Award recipients.

    Payment will be expected for all reservations, regardless of attendance. No tickets will be issued for this event.

    For a brochure on all the DVEW events, click here.

    See the sponsor brochure for sponsorship opportunities.



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