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Mar 07

2017 IEEE Region 1 Annual Student Conference

2017 IEEE Region 1 Annual Student Conference

April 7-9, 2017 – University at Buffalo (SUNY)

Location:
University at Buffalo (SUNY)
208 Davis Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260

Connecting Students with Professionals and IEEE Leaders

The IEEE Region 1 Student Conference is the premier annual event where all student branches from IEEE Region 1 (Northeastern United States) meet to discuss mutual challenges and compete in regional competitions.

The conference objective is to encourage lively student engagement and provide an opportunity for the students to network and learn from other students from across the Region 1, while applying practical engineering knowledge in the various competitions.

It also provides the great opportunity for the student members to network with the Industry Professionals and the IEEE Leaders.

Conference Highlights:
– Undergraduate Student Paper Contest
– MicroMouse Workshop for Newbies and Pros
– Regional MicroMouse Competition
– Student Ethics Competition
– Award Ceremony and Dinner
– Networking Opportunity
– Meet IEEE Leaders and Industry Professionals

To submit a paper for the Student Paper Contest or register for other Competitions, follow the directions on the Hotel and Conference Registration Page at:
https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/44086

Hotel Registration Deadline: March 16, 2017
Conference Registration Deadline: March 31, 2017

About the Hotel Accommodations:
DoubleTree by Hilton Buffalo-Amherst
(10 Flint Road, Amherst, New York 14226)
Hotel accommodations will be provided (via a rooming list – do NOT book directly with the hotel) on a first come first serve basis for those traveling more than 100 miles each way. Teams will be required to share a room (4 students per room). Hotel accommodations will not be provided for local participants but meals will be provided during the conference. Those non-students wanting a room should contact Dr.
Rubenstein at c.rubenstein@ieee.org to obtain one within our block at $120/night.

For full details, see the flyer below:
http://sites.ieee.org/gm/files/2017/03/2017R1_StuCon_Flyer.pdf

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