Get tickets now for the Engineers Week Banquet

Tickets for the 2016 Engineers Week Banquet are available now. This year’s featured speaker will be Didier Roux, the chief technology officer at Saint-Gobain. He will present “350 Years, 350 Reasons to Believe in the Future” at the banquet Thursday, Feb. 25, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the InterContinental Hotel (9801 Carnegie Ave.).

Saint-Gobain, a world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building and high-performance materials, providing innovative solutions to the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection.

The company also sponsors an annual student design competition at Case Western Reserve.

General admission tickets are $70, graduate student/faculty tickets are $25 and undergraduate tickets are $15. Get your ticket online by Feb. 19 at

Each year, Case Western Reserve University celebrates National Engineers Week by hosting activities and events to honor the achievements made by engineers and the positive impacts the profession makes upon our everyday lives.

This year, Engineers Week runs Feb. 13-26 and features the Department of Materials Science and Engineering.

For the latest updates on the week’s activities, including the Engineering Challenges Carnival, KSL Paper Airplane Contest, Light Bulb Drop and more, visit

Keep an eye on the daily for more announcements about Engineers Week.