4 Mar 2024
PSEC Webex
Started at 6:00 pm
Luis Leon ASMI
Sam Gheesling ASME
Andrew Gall SME
John Schaufellberger WSPE
George Bondor SAE
Dave Butcher IEEE
Kazuo Takeda IISE
Patrick Remy AIAA
Mike Visser SEAW
Tiffany Tang SWE
Approval of Dec Meeting Minutes
Minutes approved, John 1st, Sam 2nd
Around the Room
AIAA: Patrick, welcome, March activity events: Saturday March 16th Monthly Retiree Saturday Brunch “Boeing Metamorphosis”, PNWAIAA.org, communications@pnwaiaa.org, Young Professionals, networking social, March 20 Diamond Knot Brew in Mukilteo (waterfront), April 20th Technical Symposium: New Frontiers in Air and Space
ASMI:  Luis,(American Society of Materials International:  no meeting this month, planning April
SAMPE: Tiffany, February 27th Puget Sound Material Expo at Museum of Flight went well, no March meeting planned board meeting this week.
WSPE:  John, March 19, North Lake commons, mass timber structure, architecture tour
ASME: Sam, March 12th meeting Terra Power Natrium Reactor 6pm Razzi’s , April 23rd Boeing 3D printing
ASCE:  Paul Grant, no update
ASHRAE: Kathi Shoemake, no update
SME: Andrew Gall, Board meeting last week, next is March 18th, 3D printing lecture coming, no date, January Visit to Sawbones, Vashon Island, composite bone facsimiles
SAE: George, have been working to get SAE student teams to engineering fair, WSU and SPU coming!
INCOSE: Paul van Tulder, no update
IEEE: Dave Butcher, Nino is doing a talk at WSU Everett, engineering Pathways Wednesday 3/6, 10-12, planning a big event in AI the fall, targeting transitioning tech at UW
IISE: Kaz, 2/22nd, 2/29 mock interviews and resume at UW main campus, 3/26 Board meeting
SWE: Tiffany, will be at the Edmonds Expanding your horizons conference 3/27, have 250 high school workshop, lunar landing mission!  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2024-puget-sound-materials-expo-tickets-810376537037?aff=ebdssbdestsearch, 3/26 Arrowhead Elementary talk, stem night
SEAW: no update
Treasurers Report
Dave. No new dues receipts
Boeing and Kenworth 2023 Banquet Sponsor commitment still due. Andrew to send a letter to KW
 Let Dave know if you have any website issues
Engineering 2024 Fair
Date of event March 16th, 2024
Nine booths sold, thank you SEAW, Skunk Works, SWE, ASHRAE, SAE, ASME, WSPE, IEEE as well
Tiffany is trying to get the material advantage to participate
Please help advertise!  We have room for 30 booths
Engineering Awards 2024 Banquet
Firm date May 4th
  Have official menus, only a $2 increase, we will go with the same food options as last year (McCormick and Schmicks)
  Sam Received contract from museum of flight, all set
Need to update description on Website……..Sam, done
Need a guest speaker, anniversary, aquarium, waterfront development, Dean College of Engineering at the UW? Not responding assume no.
Sam to reach out to Steve Chisholm, MSE Jihui Yang, Vice Dean at UW
Andrew to set up a follow-up meeting March 18th, virtual get together, review speaker and launch event-brite and advertising.  Luis will need back up for April, he will be traveling
Better signage to indicate our event, talk about at 18th
  Solicitations for nominations started in October but due in March 1st, at 5:00 PM reminder just sent out
  Decision for awards ~10th March
John has 9 for the 5 awards, next week public announcement March 12th
Announcements early April start advertising event
Mentor nights
Seattle Central Colleges Networking Stem – Luis – Last Thursday in January, 1/25, great turn out of students and mentors, well done!  Successful, 19 mentors, 125-130 students.
Highline College – Luis – February 8th, 5:30, Melissa Cramer, only 21 students signed up, only 4 mentors signed up, Kaz is going to sign up too
UW Seattle – Gail Cornelius,  Director of Career Services, Re-energize: Freshmen Mentor Night 2/22 4:30-6:30 UW Hub, Had about 12 mentors, 50 mentees.  Kaz, Tiffany and Andrew in attendance.   
UW Bothell – Andrew  April 3rd, at 6:30-8:30 pm, Bothell campus along with the Puget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) will host an Engineering Mentor Night on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2024 from 6:30 to 8:30PM.  I have sent Andrew the google form to invite the mentors, I have attached the event poster in the email and here’s the google form link:  https://forms.gle/Y8XLJJZ2PUCvnewNA 
Green River – Luis – moving to May 6th or 17th
North Seattle C College – Andrew, late this year opportunity, Kyan West from North Engineering Club
Shoreline   – Andrew, reached out need new contact
Edmonds -Tiffany sent out follow-up email
Tacoma Community College – Luis/Kaz, they are going to join at Highline , missed it, Andean Farella (sp)
WSU – Everett –  Tiffany, made contact, sent info, we can set up a meeting if necessary. Dave also has a contact. Tiffanies contacts (Camille Orego (Camille.orego@wsu.edu, Matt McGinn (matthew.r.mcginn@wsu.edu)
in June, add to April discussion – don’t do it on graduation weekend
John is willing to reserve the same location, tentative date is Saturday June 1st.
We need volunteers on our board
This year’s PSEC Officers slate is:
Past President: Kathy Shoemake
President:  Andrew Gall
Treasurer: David Butcher
Secretary:  George Bondor
Still looking for
President Elect
Need a webmaster
Need Engineering Fair chair
K-12 Activities Chair
Meeting ended at 7:17 pm
Next meeting 1 Apr 2024. Will be virtual. Looking for ideas (location for in person meeting)
8 Mar 2024 Only Awards Banquet Committee Meeting