SHPE 2022 National Convention

  • Charlotte Convention Center
  • Charlotte, North Carolina

One Convention. Five Conferences.

There's a Program for Everyone

The SHPE National Convention is made up of five distinct conferences and has something for everyone: Pre-College, Academic, SHPEtinas, SHPETech, and Professionals in STEM. Beyond the educational workshops there are competitions, networking events, and the popular Career Fair & Graduate School Expo.

Professionals in STEM
Actionable content to benefit professionals in their career
Includes Entrepreneur Track

SHPEtinas
Accelerating Latina representation at all levels

SHPEtech
Shines a spotlight on cutting edge STEM technology

Academic
For students and faculty at all levels of higher education
Includes Community College, Graduate, Inclusion, and Undergrad Tracks

Pre-College
Immersive experience for high school students & parents

Compete with the Best & the Brightest

Our competitions provide opportunities for attendees to hone and test their STEM skills, as well as be recognized for their accomplishments through cash prizes and bragging rights. Are you ready to challenge yourself?

Cybersecurity Competition >
Prove your skills in one of tech's leading industries

Design Challenge
Challenges students to develop an idea about auto safety
More detailed information coming soon!

Extreme Engineering >
Test your skills in this 24-hour extreme team competition

Engineering Science Symposium >
Showcase your research to audience of Hispanics in STEM

3-Minute Thesis Competition
Showcase your research efforts and your communication skills
More detailed information coming soon!

Career Fair & Graduate School Expo

With over 175 leading companies, organizations, and universities in STEM recruiting at the Career Fair & Graduate School Expo, this two-day event is one of the most popular at the convention. Job seekers have an opportunity to speak with representatives and possibly land an interview onsite.