Excellence in Engineering
ISPE Chicago Chapter is calling for nominations for our 2014 Chicagoland Excellence in Engineering Project Award. This award will recognize a project completed in the Chicagoland area within the last two years. The award may be presented to an engineering firm, client, contractor, or team responsible for the Excellence in the Engineering Project. The project may be nominated for adding value to the Chicagoland area, demonstrating excellence in public safety, exhibiting excellence in community relations, showcasing engineering to the public, and other criteria.
The nomination package must be received by December 12, 2014
About CHICAGO CHAPTER ISPE
The Chicago Chapter of the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers (ISPE) is a professional association representing the interests of engineers in Chicago from all fields of practice. ISPE is a state society member of the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE), and the Chicago Chapter membership includes licensed professional engineers, licensed structural engineers, licensed land surveyors, engineer interns, graduate engineers, and engineering students. NSPE, ISPE, and the Chicago Chapter all work to promote the engineering profession at the national, state, and local levels.
The Chicago Chapter provides professional development, marketing, and networking events in the downtown Chicago area. Many events are over the lunch hour or immediately after work hours, focusing on a variety of topics relevant to the field of engineering and frequently offering professional development hours (PDH).
The Chapter also supports the Chicago Region MATHCOUNTS competition, provides scholarships to engineering college students, and distributes awards to local engineering firms for significant project achievements.
Our mission is to promote the engineering profession and enhance the value of the PE license by providing opportunities for engineers in the Chicago area to:
· Obtain professional development hours toward their professional license
· Showcase engineering projects
· Share knowledge with peers, students, and the public
Illinois Society of Professional Engineers benefits include:
Professional Development Hours
The ISPE Insider
Illinois Engineer magazine
ISPE Specifically Represents Professional Engineers