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Date / Time Title Location Info
Thursday, October 13
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
October College Lecture JSB Auditorium Hear Michelle Burnham speak to the college.
Thursday, October 13
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
International Fair EB Event Space Explore programs and find your study abroad!
Tuesday, October 25
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Imposter Syndrome EB Event Space Dawn-Marie Wood will teach us how to identify Imposter Syndrome and teach us effective strategies to overcome it.
Wednesday, October 26
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
SIOY Intellectual Property Info Session EB Event Space Learn from an IP pro the basics of protecting your innovative ideas and the resources available on campus to help you.
Wednesday, November 02
4:00 PM
Leadership Workshop: Becoming an Expert Problem Solver EB Event Space Recruiters hire engineers to be problem solvers. Learn attributes of excellent problem solvers and boost your skills!
Thursday, November 17
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
November College Lecture JSB Auditorium Hear from King Hussein, founder and CEO of Span Construction and Engineering (Span), one of the country's largest metal building construction companies.
Thursday, November 17
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Mentor Alliance Lunch EB Event Space Come and enjoy lunch with professors and alumni from the College of Engineering! It is a great opportunity to connect with mentors from your field of study.
Thursday, November 17
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SIOY Speed Mentoring (Mentor Alliance) Engineering Building (EB) - 1st Floor and Hardware Proving Grounds Be mentored by BYU College of Engineering alumni and other industry professionals. Deliver your idea or product pitch, answer questions, and receive high-quality feedback from the mentors. You may just find a mentor for your team for the duration of SIOY and beyond. 
Thursday, December 01
4:00 PM
Leadership Workshop: Leverage Your Strengths EB Event Space Certified coaches teach how to use and develop your natural strengths to become the best version of yourself.
Thursday, January 12
4:00 PM
Leadership Workshop: Creating Collaborative Environments EB Event Space Learn and practice communication skills to enhance collaboration and team effectiveness.
Wednesday, February 15
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SIOY Showcase EB Event Space This preliminary judging competition determines the seven teams that will advance to the Student Innovator of the Year (SIOY) Finals competition. The public is invited to listen to refined 4-minute pitches from teams before they present to judges.
Friday, February 17
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
SIOY Finalist Mentoring Engineering Building (EB) Mandatory - Prior to the final event, each finalist team will be coached by a private mentor in the development of their short presentation. This presentation coaching will focus on including all aspects of the judging rubric while being engaging and entertaining.
Wednesday, March 01
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
SIOY Final Competition EB Event Space The seven finalist teams will give their presentation to judges in front of a large crowd.  Each finalist team will receive $4,000 just for competing in the final event. Finals competition winners will receive additional cash awards of 1st place- $8,000, 2nd place - $6,000, 3rd place - $4,000, and Crowd Favorite - $2,000.  
Tuesday, March 14
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Annual Dinner Celebration EB Event Space This is an event for all engineering students to celebrate the year, recognize achievements, and connect with faculty and alumni will enjoying a plated meal and inspirational speaker.
Tuesday, March 28
4:00 PM
Leadership Workshop: Crucial Conversations EB Event Space All teams face problems. Successful teams candidly discuss and resolve them. Learn proven principles to handle difficult conversations.