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SHPE SFBA Hike in the Presidio March 16, 10:00 AM 2019 at Ecology Trail of the Presidio

Hello SHPE Familia and Friends!!! We would like to invite you, your family, your friends, and your dogs to join us in our first ever SHPE SF Bay Area chapter hike!

The hike this month will be in the Presidio and will be from the Ecology Trail to Inspiration Point. The hike is a 2.5 mile hike (about 1.5 hours) and is rated as an easy hike suitable for hikers of all abilities including young children with scenic views rated at 10/10!


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Spring 2019 MentorSHPE Mixer March 2, 9:00 AM 2019 at San Francisco State University 1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, California 94132

We want to invite students and professionals to be part of the Spring 2019 MentorSHPE Mixer at SF State University. Professionals will have the opportunity to share their experiences of transitioning from student life to professional and provide advice/insight on how to prepare for the future. Students will have the opportunity to get exposure, expand their network and the opportunity of a long-term mentor. First half of the event will be a traditional Q&A panel. The second half of the event will be "speed dating" style, where mentors will rotate between tables so students can ask questions in a smaller setting.

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General Meeting - To Engineering and Beyond! Feb. 28, 6:30 PM 2019 at Macy's Technology, 680 Folsom St., San Francisco, CA 94107

SHPE SFBA invites you to join us for our February General Meeting in San Francisco! Our theme this month is "To Engineering and Beyond". Hear success stories from a panel of professionals about taking your engineering degree beyond traditional engineering roles and into entrepreneurial, management and business ventures!

Following the panel we'll have round table discussions about a wide variety of professional and personal development topics, as well as on common issues and challenges we face in the workplace. This will be an opportunity to learn from your peers and maybe even find a mentor or mentee!

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Breakfast with Engineers Feb. 9, 9:30 AM 2019 at Napa Valley College, 2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway, Napa, CA

The SHPE SFBA professional chapter is helping the Napa Valley College student chapter recruit professionals to come have FREE breakfast while sharing words of wisdom with their students. You'll be chatting with a small group of students 15-20 minutes at a time and rotating between tables. Topics of conversation include: overcoming obstacles during college, challenges in the workplace, and tips for success, to name a few.
If you are interested in participating, please fill out this survey and indicate whether you'll need or can provide a ride:

2019 Spring Mixer - SHPE SFBA Jan. 31, 6:00 PM 2019 at Mad Oak Bar, 135 12th Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Calling all SHPE professionals in San Francisco and surrounding Bay Area!!! Please join us for our Spring 2019 Kick off Mixer. This will be our first official event of the spring and we can't wait to have you join us! Light appetizers will be provided.

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Region 1 Bomba Cup Dec. 1, 9:00 AM 2018 at 6135 Gloria Dr, Sacramento, CA 95822

Sacramento State University is hosting the Region 1 Bomba Cup on Saturday, Dec. 1st. SHPE SFBA & SV is getting a team together - please fill out this form if you would like to join our team!

SHPE SFBA General Meeting - Career Mobility Nov. 15, 6:30 PM 2018 at Degenkolb Engineers, 1300 Clay St, 9th FL, Oakland, CA

Join us for our next general meeting at Degenkolb Engineers in Oakland. We will have special guest speaker, Raul Muñoz, describe successful methods in elevating your career and life. Hope to see you there!

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Bay Area Bomba Blast 2018 Oct. 27, 9:00 AM 2018 at Santa Clara University Bannan Engineering Building Santa Clara, CA 95053


The SHPE Silicon Valley & San Francisco Bay Area Professional Chapters cordially invite you to energize your career and join us for a one-day seminar to improve your skills: resume writing, interviewing with recruiters and navigating a career fair. This year the event will take place at Santa Clara University.

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Friday Social - Salsa Lesson and Dancing Oct. 19, 6:30 AM 2018 at El Valenciano, 1153 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110

Join SHPE SFBA for a FRIDAY night Social! There will be a salsa lesson at 6:30p and dancing thereafter. Luis Aguilar 2X world Salsa Champion and world renown dance teacher and performer will be conducting lessons.
Food and drinks available for purchase. $6 cover charge at the door.

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Latino Engineering Day 2018 Sept. 30, 10:00 AM 2018 at Pier 15, The Embarcadero & Green St., San Francisco, CA 94111

Join us for Latino Engineering Day/Día de la Ingeniería, a family-friendly collaboration between the Exploratorium and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) celebrating engineering!

This all day festival combines panel discussions, presentations on the science and engineering heritage of Latinos, and playful activities such as making scribbling machines. This annual, drop-in program is conducted primarily in Spanish and provides opportunities to meet with prominent engineers in the Latino community.

If interested in volunteering at the event please fill out this form: https://goo.gl/cMab1g