The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) was founded in Los Angeles, California, in 1974 by a group of engineers employed by the city of Los Angeles. Their objective was to form a national organization of professional engineers to serve as role models in the Hispanic community.
The purpose of the Fermi-SHPE Chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Inc shall be to:
- To actively promote the policies, objectives, and programs of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Inc., herein referred to as SHPE National.
- To represent Fermilab as an organization that offers unique STEM careers and promotes diversity by engaging with SHPE professional and student chapters.
- To actively initiate and contribute outreach efforts to the local community, through both STEM, and philanthropic methods.
- SHPE Conference 2017
- Event Dates: Oct 31, 2017 – Nov 4, 2017
- Location: Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO