Join the YEC for a first of its kind event! The Young Engineers Committee will be hosting a Young Engineers Workshop on the morning of Saturday, June 20th.
We are excited to get a group of Young Structural Engineering Professionals together to experience our catered program of dedicated sessions that plan to challenge the way you view yourself as a team player and where you see your career progressing. We hope that you come out of this program with a better understanding of yourselves as an employee and the knowledge to set the proper goals to advance your career.
Will Kolbuk, Structural Engineer, Sargent and Lundy; M.B.A. Candidate, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
8:00AM-8:10AM - Introductions
8:10AM-9:00AM - Personality Type Assessment and Discussion
9:00AM-9:30AM - Virtual Team-Building
9:30AM-10:30AM - Mentorship, Career Paths, Leadership Panel Discussion
Panelists to Include:
- Christine Freisinger, Associate Principal, Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
- Derek Boeldt, Deputy Chief Engineer, Infrastructure, Chicago Transit Authority
- Soliman Khudeira, Section Chief of Major Projects, Chicago Department of Transportation - Division of Engineering; Adjunct Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology
- Tony Shkurti, Fellow and Associate Vice President, HNTB Corporation
10:30AM-10:40AM - Break
10:40AM-11:10AM - Personal Branding Skills
11:10AM-11:40AM - Productive Work Habits
11:40AM-12:20PM - Case Study Group Discussion
12:20PM-12:45PM - Reflection and Closing
Course material will be provided electronically. It is the expectation that all course pre-work shall be completed prior to the course. Deadline for course sign-up is June 12th.