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Future City Competition

The mission of the National Engineers Week Future City Competition is to provide a fun and exciting educational engineering program for seventh- and eighth-grade students that combines a stimulating engineering challenge with a "hands-on" application to present their vision of a city of the future.
The competition is intented to: foster engineering skills such as teamwork, communication and problem solving; provide interaction among students, teachers, and engineer mentors;
inform the community about the multi-disciplines within the engineering profession; and to inspire students to explore futuristic concepts and careers in engineering.
The National Engineers Week Future City Competition requires:
      -   Problem-solving
      -   Team work
      -   Research and presentation skills
      -   Practical math and science applications
      -   Computer skills

The competition employs a team-based approach. All members of the team have an important role that is necessary for the completion of the project.






 
 

Contacts

 

 

North Carolina Chapter

http://www.futurecitync.org/


David B Simpson, P.E.

NC Regional Co-Coordinator
(919) 852-0468
dsimpson@simpsonengr.com

Chris Kreider, P.E.
NC Regional Co-Coordinator
(919) 341-4417
ckreider@nc.rr.com
 

 

National Organization

http://www.futurecity.org/


Carol Rieg

National Director
(877) 636-9578
cardress@aol.com