COMPES Professional Development Conference

**Registration closes April 19**


It’s time to register for the 2016 COMPES Professional Development Conference!  “AMP UP YOUR CAREER” with this one-day conference featuring exciting speakers and breakout sessions.  SWE members receive discounted registration!

·  Learn from experts on current technical topics from cybersecurity to the smart grid, alternative energy to automated vehicles. 

·  Unlock the secrets of the HR Department, and access resources to aid in your career planning and advancement.

·  Craft your elevator speech, hone soft skills like communication and persuasion, and learn to protect your intellectual property as an engineer.

·  Network over breakfast and lunch (included) with other professionals from SWE, NSBE, SHPE, and our sponsor companies.

Where: DTE Energy, 1 Energy Plaza, Detroit, MI 48226

When: Saturday, April 23, 20167:30am – 4pm

Visit today to register.


NSBE 42nd National Convention (March 23-27, 2016) in Boston, MA

NSBE Detroit Professionals,

The NSBE 42nd National Convention is taking place March 23-27, 2016 in Boston, MA.  If you are planning to attend please register today!  You can find registration, hotel accommodations, and travel recommendations by going to

COMPES PDC – Saturday April 23, 2016


NSBE Detroit Professionals,

The 2016 COMPES Professional Development Conference is coming up on April 23rd at DTE Energy in downtown Detroit. Network with professionals from NSBE, SHPE, and SWE, as well as gain skills to advance your career. For details about the conference and how to register, refer to the attached postcard or visit

COMPES PD Conference on Sat. April 18th 2015 at Valeo – Registration is Now OPEN!‏‏

Please join SHPE, NSBE & SWE for the COMPES-Professional Development Conference which is being held on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Valeo (150 Stephenson Hwy. Troy, MI 48083). COMPES stands for Coalition of Minority Professional Engineering Societies. It is the formation of three minority groups: National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, and Society of Women Engineers.

Registration which includes selection of sessions and payment is required in advance. The registration fee is $40.

Please Register for the COMPES-PDC at

Or by mail registration is to be postmarked including payment (checks made payable to SWE-Detroit) no later than Friday April 3rd (To: COMPES-PDC c/o SWE-Detroit Section P.O. Box 2978 Southfield, MI 48037-2978).
Online registration no later than 11:55 pm on Monday April 6th.

COMPES (Coalition of Minority Professional Engineering Societies) Professional Development Conference

Where: Valeo in Troy

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015

Theme: “Driving Innovation and Diversity”

Event details:

WOC STEM Conference Oct. 23-25, 2015 at The Detroit Marriott‏

NSBE Detroit Professionals,

The Women of Color (WOC) STEM Conference will be held October 23-25, 2014 at the Detroit Marriott in the Renaissance Center. This event is sponsored by the Women of Color Magazine and is for professionals and students seeking training, networking, role models, and mentors. A few of the featured events are a Technology Recognition Lunch, Women of Color Awards Gala, and corporate and technology seminars.

For more information and registration, please go to


Michelle Larsosa

NSBE Detroit Professionals – Vice Chair

Region IV Fall Regional Conference Nov. 14-16, 2014 in Cincinnati, OH‏

NSBE Detroit Professionals,

This year’s Fall Regional Conference will be held on November 14-16, 2014 in Cincinnati, OH. Volunteers are needed at the the conference. If you are interested in attending, please contact our Membership Chair, Crystal Watkins at She will be able to provide information on registration and lodging.


Michelle Larsosa
NSBE Detroit Professionals – Vice Chair