2015 Annual Student Conference Preview

This year the Annual Student Conference is hosted in Salt Lake City by the student chapters of the University of Utah and Brigham Young University. And we expect a big turnout again this year, with registered participants from the across the US and 18 countries. Thanks to the International Student Chapter Leadership Development Travel Grant program, students representing eight of those countries will be joining the conference this year.

Below, you'll find some of the key highlights of the conference. For more details, see this listing of Annual Student Conference events. And if you need help finding a hotel, see this page for hotel information. To make the most of your stay, check out great sites, restaurants, and other attractions to visit at the Visit Salt Lake page.  

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Welcome Mixer

Friday, November 6: 7:00 PM -9:00 PM

Location to be announced.


Keynote & Networking Brunch

Saturday, November 7 — 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Exhibit Hall C

Keynote Speaker: Allan McDonald, "Ethics Lessons Learned from the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster”


Student Chapter & Career Workshops

Saturday, November 15: 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Salt Palace Convention Center

27 different workshops from 13 Different Committees/Companies


Student Bash

Saturday, November 7: 7:30 PM -10:00 PM

Exhibit Hall C


Recruitment Fair

Sunday, November 8: 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Exhibit Hall 1

68 participants (companies and universities)


Chem-E-Car Competition®

Sunday, November 8: 12:30 PM-3:00 PM

Hall A, Salt Palace Convention Center

34 Teams from USA, South Korea, Qatar, Mexico, Saudi Arabia

You'll find a listing of all participants, rules, and other details here. And get a sneak peek at this year's cars and teams in this video series


Student Leadership Development Program

Monday, November 9: 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Grand Ballroom C, Hilton Salt Lake City Center

Speakers include Alaina Levine and representatives from Chevron

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