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WIE DREAM Conference 2018

WIE DREAM Conference

The Women in Engineering (WIE) Program at the University of Maryland is excited to host its 10th annual WIE DREAM Conference! Our mission is to recruit, retain and advance women in engineering. This conference provides 500 high school and community college students with the opportunity to explore the innovativations and applications of engineering. 

Special Note: WIE DREAM Conference participants who apply and are accepted to the University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering are eligible to apply for a DREAM Scholarship valued at up to $2,500!

When:  Saturday, March 10, 2018

Where:  Adele H. Stamp Student Union
              University of Maryland, College Park

Register

Registration will open in January.

**Registration is required for participation. Space is limited. 

Directions and Parking

Please visit the Stamp Student Union's Directions webpage. Once on campus, park for free in Lot 1. Campus parking maps and apps are available here.

FAQ's

What does DREAM stand for?
Developing Revolutionary Engineers And Mentors

Who can attend?WIE Dream Conference Audience
High school and community college students who are interested in exploring and learning about engineering.

** New this year: The DREAM conference will offer a unique workshop/track for students currently enrolled in community colleges. 

What will happen at the conference?
Participants will have the opportunity to choose from different sessions throughout the day. Professional engineers, university faculty and staff, and current engineering students will lead the highly interactive sessions and demonstrations. Lunch will be provided free of charge. View a sample schedule here [pdf].

How much does the conference cost?
Due to generous donations from our corporate sponsors and members of the community, this conference is free of cost for all participants!

Contact Information

Becky Kenemuth
Women in Engineering Program
Phone: 301-405-3283
Email: rzonies@umd.edu

If you are interested in being a sponsor, please view our Sponsorship Opportunities [pdf] or contact Becky Kenemuth for additional information.

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2017 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

2016 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors 

  • Gigabyte Sponsors
    Leidos
    Northrop Grumman
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Bechtel
    GE/Unison Industries
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Kilobyte Sponsor
    Maryland Space Business Roundtable
    Sierra Lobo
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA Central Maryland

2015 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Bechtel
    Leidos
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Kilobyte Sponsor
    Maryland Space Business Roundtable
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA Central Maryland

2014 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Petabyte Sponsor
    BAE Systems
  • Gigabyte Sponsors
    Northrop Grumman
    Accenture
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Bechtel
    GE Aviation
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
    National Security Agency
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA of Central Maryland

2013 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Terabyte Sponsor
    BAE Systems
  • Gigabyte Sponsor
    Northrop Grumman
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Bechtel
    Clark Construction
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
    National Security Agency
  • Contributor
    IEEE WIE Affinity Group, Baltimore Section
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA of Central Maryland

2012 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Terabyte Sponsor
    BAE Systems
  • Terabyte Co-Sponsor
    Northrop Grumman
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Bechtel
    Cisco Systems
    Clark Construction Group, LLC
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
    National Security Agency
    United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Contributor
    IEEE WIE Affinity Group, Baltimore Section
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA of Central Maryland

2011 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Terabyte Sponsor
    BAE Systems - Land and Armaments Division
  • Terabyte Co-Sponsor
    Northrop Grumman
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Clark Construction Group, LLC
    National Security Agency
  • Contributor
    IEEE WIE Affinity Group, Baltimore Section
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA of Central Maryland

2009 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Terabyte Sponsor
    BAE Systems - Land and Armaments Division
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    ATK
    Clark Construction Group, LLC
  • Contributor
    Constellation Energy
  • Scholarship Sponsor
    AFCEA of Central Maryland

2008 WIE DREAM Conference Sponsors

  • Terabyte Sponsor
    BAE Systems - Land and Armaments Division
  • Gigabyte Sponsors
    Lockheed Martin
    Northrop Grumman
  • Megabyte Sponsors
    Baltimore Gas & Electric
    Paradigm Solutions
  • Contributors
    Robson Woese Inc
    AFCEA
    Dr. Marilyn Berman Pollans

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