2018 Professional Engineers Conference

Caesars Palace

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Mark your calendar for the 2018 Professional Engineers Conference, July 18–22, Las Vegas, at Caesars Palace. The conference is an opportunity for PEs and those on the path to licensure to connect with like-minded professionals, earn continuing education credits, and learn about the profession’s top issues.

Located at Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip, the 2018 Professional Engineers Conference is one you won’t want to miss.

A Warm Welcome for PE Conference Attendees.

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman and Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval send their greetings and good wishes.
> Mayor Goodman Welcome Letter  
> Greetings Letter from Governor Brian Sandoval  

Conference At-A-Glance

Includes information on all sessions, tours, and activities during the conference. Find out what speakers are presenting the various sessions along with professional development hours offered. Browse an overview of the daily schedule by dates, or browse by tracks.
View the 2018 Conference At-A-Glance

Full Conference

Includes: Conference Professional Development (up to 11 PDHs); Wednesday networking reception, Thursday networking lunch with speaker, and Friday Celebrate Engineering Excellence lunch.
NOTE: Optional event tickets can be purchased separately.
Conference dates: Thursday, July 19 and Friday, July 20

One-Day Conference: Thursday, 7/19

Includes: Conference Professional Development (up to 6 PDHs); Wednesday reception and Thursday networking lunch with speaker.
NOTE: Optional event tickets can be purchased separately.
Conference date: Thursday, July 19

One-Day Conference: Friday, 7/20

Includes: Conference Professional Development (up to 5 PDHs); Wednesday reception and Friday Celebrate Engineering Excellence lunch.
NOTE: Optional event tickets can be purchased separately.
Conference date: Friday, July 20

Tours & Receptions—Optional Event Tickets

 Brooklyn Bowl

Spend an evening with fellow PEs and guests in a luxury bowling lounge, enjoying dinner and entertainment at the Brooklyn Bowl. Tickets are $75 and include a buffet dinner and bowling.
This event is made possible by generous support from Briggs and Morgan
Date: Thursday, 7/19 (see details)

 High Roller: Behind the Scenes Tour

Join your peers for a behind the scenes tour of (and ride on!) the High Roller by General Manager Eric Eberhart. Soaring 550 feet above the center of the Las Vegas Strip, the High Roller eclipses both the London Eye and Singapore Flyer. With sweeping 360-degree views of the Las Vegas Valley and The Strip, the wheel takes 30 minutes to complete one revolution. (Tours will meet 45 minutes prior to session time at the NSPE Registration Desk)
Date: Wednesday, 7/18 (see details)

 Welcome to Las Vegas! Viva NSPE Reception

Kick off the conference meeting fellow attendees and networking with exhibitors. Exhibiters will have drink tickets to give out and light hors d'oeuvres will be served. This reception is free for conference attendees, and guests are welcome to purchase individual event tickets.
Date: Wednesday, 7/18 (see details)

Hotel and Travel

Caesars Palace (view area map) is ideally located on the Las Vegas Strip and is 2 miles from McCarran International Airport. VERY IMPORTANT: The 2018 Professional Engineers Conference room block will be available until June 26, 2018. Reservations cannot be guaranteed after the cutoff date. Plan ahead to take advantage of this great rate! Learn more and reserve your room today!

Reasons to Attend

Networking, continuing education, leadership, and much more ... read and listen to all the reasons to attend the 2018 Professional Engineers Conference.

Conference Attendee Justification Toolkit

Justifying attendance at conferences can be tough. Below is a letter template you can use to help justify your attendance at 2018 PE Conference. Simply edit the document and fill in the highlighted portions into the word document or copy it into an email.
> Justification Letter
> Budget Planning Sheet

New Professional/Student PE Conference Sponsored Registration Application

NSPE is excited to announce 10 sponsored registrations for new professionals or engineering students to attend the 2018 PE Conference, thanks to the generous support of NCEES. Please ensure you have read all the eligibility requirements and recipient commitments before applying.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Make your presence known at the 2018 Professional Engineers Conference with the perfect match of opportunity and price point. As always, if you are looking for a unique opportunity that we have yet to think of to promote your brand, contact us to talk about it. Sponsorship opportunities are now available. Learn more and become a sponsor.

Social Media:   Twitter,   Facebook,   Instagram, or LinkedIn

Read the conversation about all the great happenings at this year’s 2018 Professional Engineers Conference and use #PECON18 on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn.

Important Dates

 March 15: Online Registration Opens
 March 15–April 30: Early Bird Pricing
 May 1–July 12: Standard Pricing
 July 13–July 22: Onsite Pricing

Thank You to Our Sponsors

2018 Professional Engineers Conference
Platinum Sponsor:


Gold Sponsor:

Briggs and Morgan

Silver Sponsor:



Bronze Sponsor:

Freese and Nichols

Supporting Sponsor:

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Future Meetings

2019 Professional Engineers Conference, July 17–21, 2019 Kansas City Marriott Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri

Previous Meetings

2017 Professional Engineers Conference

2016 Professional Engineers Conference