October, 2021

202123oct9:00 am3:30 pmInvent It. Build It.9:00 am - 3:30 pm Indiana Convention Center, 100 S. Capitol Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46225Category:Free,Teen Programs

Event Details

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) invites 9th-12th grade girls interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) to the world’s largest conference for women engineers—WE21—held this year in Indianapolis!

At Invent it. Built it., you will:
Invent and build through hands-on engineering activities while learning how engineers help people make a difference in the world.

Visit engineering exhibits, colleges and companies.

Network with women engineers and build with other girls.

Learn about scholarships available for pursuing STEM degrees.

Compete for prizes from STEM kits to robots.
Find after-school programs to join.

Invent it. Build it. (During WE21)

Saturday, October 23, 2021
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Indiana Convention Center
100 S. Capitol Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Price: FREE for the first 150 registrants

Register for IIBI »
Win a $1,000 scholarship!
SWE is raffling off TWO $1,000 scholarships to high school students attending iiBi! You must be present to win. Spread the word!

But there’s even more! Meet companies looking for future engineers at the EXPO!
Attendees will learn about engineering clubs, camps, after-school programs, and competitions from a wide variety of exhibitors at the Invent it. Build it. EXPO.

Participating girls will have the opportunity to explore the EXPO from 9:00 – 11:50 AM. During this time, the EXPO will be an open house with the opportunity to engage with SWE members, and organizations.

Learn more about the Expo and the participating exhibitors here! Companies from all over will be participating in the EXPO. We have DiscoverE, Motorola Solutions, Inc., BP, America’s Navy, Central Intelligence Agency, and more!

Invent it. Build It. is For Parents and Educators, Too!
While the girls are having fun building and inventing, parents and educators will learn about engineering careers, scholarships, college admission, and resources.

Help us spread the word: feel free to forward / share and invite fellow students, parents and educators to this year’s event. Registration is free. Take a look at this video for more details:
bit.ly/3ilqc7d

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Location

Indiana Convention Center

100 S. Capitol Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46225

Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized
Other Health Guidelines IIBI HEALTH & SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: SWE is requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination and/or a test within 72 hours of IIBI & PEP for all attendees spending the day at the event. IIBI High School attendees must bring and show an original or copy of their COVID-19 vaccination record (images on a smartphone will be accepted) or a printed or electronic negative COVID-19 test taken on or after 10/20/21 to security at time of entrance. Participants will receive a wristband and will then be allowed to pick-up their registration badge. Parents and educators attending the Parent Educator Program and SWE volunteers/exhibitors should show their green Clear Health Pass at time of entrance. Details are here: bit.ly/3ifv2TG SWE will not collect, store, or use any personal or health data associated with this requirement.
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