March 17-19, 2017 University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada

E-Fest West

Be part of an immersive, electric experience that will connect and inspire a generation of change-makers.

E-Festivities

Imagine if you combined music and entertainment, yummy food and social activities with robotics, advanced manufacturing and design. Well…we’ve actually done that and created a series of global events where you can literally PARTY LIKE AN ENGINEER. E-Fests (Engineering Festivals) are three-day, two-night events that enable engineering students to expand their knowledge, test and showcase new skills and inspire innovation.



Take this engineering quiz for a chance to win a free ticket to E-Fest West!



GET HYPED

Party like an Engineer!

You don’t need to be on the Vegas Strip to get this party started. Don’t miss the opening of Club E-Fest on night one.

GET INSPIRED

Keynote Speakers:

  • DR. EVA HAKANSSON

The world’s fastest female motorcycle rider!

  • Dale Dougherty,
    founder and CEO of Maker Media, Inc., founder Make Magazine, and creator, Maker Faire

Technology & Innovation Lightning Talks:
These short, but powerful talks on the latest technologies and innovation are sure to grab your attention and even expose you to ideas or inventions that are new, surprising and even disruptive.

GO FOR THE GOLD

Participate in ASME’s exciting student competitions where creativity and innovation will be tested, ideas will come to life, new skills will be developed, relationships with teammates will be strengthened and accomplishments will be celebrated!

ASME POST-GAME

Opportunities don’t end when E-Fest is over! Dialogue with ASME all-stars about ways to get involved with innovative student programs and hear about membership opportunities that will open doors to engineering your future career.

PREP FOR SUCCESS IRL

Let’s face it: The keys to creating the most incredible resume, winning at an interview, or succeeding at your first job are often hard to nail down. You’re in luck! We have workshops and one-on-one’s with practicing engineers that will give you tips, advice and skills on how to break into the industry and accelerate your career.

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CAMPUS TOURS

Our 332-acre campus does not disappoint! Tour our state of the art labs and admire the lush landscaping and exotic gardens, while finding out more about the people and landmarks that make our campus unique.

E-Fest Competitions



Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (HPVC)

Student teams compete to showcase the design and capabilities of their human powered vehicle through a series of real-world challenges!

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Student Design Competition (SDC)

A mechanical pentathlon in which robot competitors perform a variety of athletic challenges as commanded by their student engineers!

Submission Deadline: February 24, 2017

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ASME Innovative Additive Manufacturing 3D Challenge (IAM3D)

Students utilize Additive Manufacturing to re-engineer existing products or create new designs that minimize energy consumption and/or improve energy efficiency.

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Old Guard Competitions

Oral Presentation and Technical Poster Presentation

The oral presentations allows students to showcase their technical presentation skills. The poster competition demonstrates their ability to visually convey technical information.

Submission Deadline: February 24, 2017

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Program



Speakers



Dale Dougherty

Dale Dougherty

Founder and CEO of Maker Media, Inc., founder Make Magazine, and creator, Maker Faire

Dr. Eva Hakansson

Dr. Eva Hakansson

The world’s fastest female motorcycle rider!

John B. Rogers, Jr.

John B. Rogers, Jr.

CEO & Co-Founder of Local Motors


Noel Bakhtian

Noel Bakhtian

Sustainability, Clean Energy, and Resilience Advisor, Specializing in the Intersection of Energy and Water

Jesse Oakley

Jesse Oakley

Region 2 Advisor, Toastmasters International

Geoff Gardner

Geoff Gardner

Dronesmith Chief Software Architect


Jonathan Jennings

Jonathan Jennings

Systems Engineer, Honeywell Aerospace

Jennifer Jewers-Bowlin

Jennifer Jewers-Bowlin

Associate, Henderson Engineers, Inc.

Rakitha Perera

Rakitha Perera

UNLV Student and Dronesmith Media Officer


Paul Stevenson

Paul Stevenson

Vice President, McCormick Stevenson Engineering and Design

Justin Young

Justin Young

Senior Design Engineer, Denmar Technical Services

Colin Rawson

Colin Rawson

Regional Sales Manager, On Demand Manufacturing – Quickparts, 3D Systems


Noel Wilson

Noel Wilson

Creative Director, Catapult Design

Gilles Eggenspieler, Ph.D.

Gilles Eggenspieler, Ph.D.

Leader Academic Program - North America, ANSYS, Inc. and Miraj Desai, Technical Specialist, ANSYS, Inc.

Thom Tremblay

Thom Tremblay

Owner/Trainer/Designer - Concepts and Design

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Bring your friends to E-Fest West for a chance to win a $500 bonus for your student chapter!
We’re giving away a $500 bonus to the student section that brings the biggest group to the event. Students must be from the same school and must pay the registration fee as well as check-in onsite. Only one school will be selected and funds will be distributed post-event, pending all students’ in the group check-in onsite. This offer may not be combined with any other promotion.



Individual Registration
Early Registration
$100
  • Register by February 3, 2017 & save $50
Register
Advance Registration
$125
  • Register between February 4 - March 16, 2017 & save $25
Register
On-site Registration
$150
  • Register onsite March 17-19, 2017
Register


HPVC Vehicle Registration
Early Registration
$50
  • Register by December 9, 2016 (11:59pm EST) and save $25
Registration Closed
On-site Registration
$75
  • Dec. 10-16, 2016. (Registration closes Dec. 16 at 11:59pm EST)
Registration Closed

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

  • 4505 S Maryland PKWY,
    Las Vegas, NV 89154

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Contact Us



  • ASME Sponsorship
    Sales
  • Greg Valero
  • Sponsorship and Exhibitor Sales
  • 212.591.8356
  • valerog@asme.org