The Engineer of 2020

The Engineer of 2020

Details
September
17
2020
05
00
PM
(UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Virtual
Speakers
  • Dr. Andrea Armani
    @USC Viterbi School of Engineering

    Andrea Armani received her BA in physics from the University of Chicago and her PhD in applied physics with a minor in biology from the California Institute of Technology. She is currently the Ray Irani Chair of Engineering and Materials Science and a Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Southern California.

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Join us to hear the voice of the new generation of engineers, engineering students and aspiring engineering students – the Gen Z engineers! You're invited to the online panel, The Engineer of 2020, on September 17 at 5 PM ET, where we will discuss the enabling power of engineering as we address today’s challenges and the post-COVID future.

The panelists are engineering students or engineering professionals, beginning their careers during a time of change. In this first-of-its-kind event, intended for Gen Z, we'll discuss attributes and mindsets for engineering graduates needed to engineer a better world for all humanity.

A keynote address by USC Viterbi Professor Andrea Armani will precede the panel discussion.

The event is organized under the aegis of the National Academy of Engineering's COVID-19 Call To Action.

Event Registration
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Andrew Mang
Host
Duke University, Mechanical Engineering and Economics

Panelists include:
Rachel Figard '21, North Carolina State University, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Arynn Gallegos '20, University of Southern California, Electrical Engineering
Esther Sim '20, Arizona State University, Biomedical Engineering

Moderator:
Rachael Lau '20, Duke University, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Hosted By:
Andrew Mang '12, Duke University, Mechanical Engineering and Economics

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Andrea Armani, Ray Irani Chair of Engineering and Materials Science and a Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science @USC Viterbi School of Engineering