ABOUT US: The Engineers' Club of Memphis, organized on May 8, 1914, is a nonsectarian, nonpolitical, and nonprofit society whose objectives and purposes are to promote the educational and professional improvement of its members, to advance the field of engineering in its several branches, to make available to the general public technical and scientific information and knowledge, and generally to aid in the solution of public questions involving engineering and scientific problems. In the furtherance of these goals, the Club strives through its various committees to develop and plan ongoing educational programs, seminars, symposiums, professional tours, and other technically oriented meetings, events and projects.
MISSION: It is the mission of the Engineers' Club to promote the educational, social and professional advancement of its members; to assist community leaders, civic organizations and public agencies by providing advice on and giving support to issues which benefit the Memphis community and to acting as liaison between the Club's many affiliated societies.
MEETINGS: Weekly luncheon meetings are held on Mondays at the Holiday Inn on Central at University of Memphis. The buffet line opens at 11:30 a.m. The meeting begins at 12:00 noon.
FUTURE PROGRAMS & UPCOMING EVENTS
CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION AT THE BALLBARK
Centennial Event #3, an evening with the Redbirds, is over. The weather was delightful, the seats were comfortable, the food was ample and delicious and the Redbirds won! Raise your hats to the event organizers, John Coleman, Gordon McIntyre, Bill Sparkes and Rob Hunter. Thank you, gentlemen.
|July 2014||Program Chairman: Diane Vesely, PE|
|July 7||Dick Gadomski, Century Wealth Management||Engineering, Entrepreneurship and paying it forward|
|July 14||Dr. Stephanie Ivey, University of Memphis||West TN STEM Hub: Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities for Engagement|
|July 15||Board of Directors Meeting (note new location)||5:30 PM in the Buchart-Horn offices at 3150 Lennox Park Blvd., Suite 300|
|July 21||Charles Harris, Fisher Arnold||Hydraulic Modeling of the Proposed Railroad Embankment Expansion |
in the Mississippi River Floodway, Presidents Island (PDH)
|July 28||Andy Kitsinger, AICP-AIA, The Development Studio||Infrastructure Planning & Alternative Transportation Projects. (PDH)|