Professional engineers are known for their technical skills, but leadership qualities can make a good engineer great. This feature will delve into aspects of this key professional attribute.
March: The Image of the Engineer
Engineers are passionate about their profession. What are the novel ways that they are spreading the excitement of engineering to the next generation?
April: Career Development
Professional engineers are involved in the design of so many things that help improve our quality of life. At the same time, to achieve professional success they need to work on designing their own career paths.
May: Emerging Technologies
Engineers turn ideas into reality. What are the game-changing technology developments that have engineers talking?
June: Professional Liability and Risk Management
This in-depth feature will cover the issues affecting a professional engineer’s insurance coverage, professional liability exposure, and insurance choices.
July/August: Engineer Employment
Engineering often ranks highly in salary rankings, and the profession is known for solid job opportunities. What employment trends are developing as the economy continues to work its way out of the Great Recession?
Around 400,000 full-time college students are enrolled in engineering programs each year. This feature will cover the latest news from academia.
November/December: Legal Briefing
Legislative issues and court decisions can have a significant impact on the daily practice of engineering. This feature will highlight a current topic that’s making news.
This calendar is subject to change.