The society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) was founded in Los Angeles, California, in 1974 by a group of engineers employed by the city of Los Angeles. Their objective was to form a national organization of professional engineers to serve as role models in the Hispanic Community.
The concept of Networking was the key basis for the organization. SHPE quickly established two student chapters to begin the network that would grow to encompass the nation as well as reach countries outside of the United States. Today, SHPE enjoys a strong but independent network of professionals and student chapters throughout the nation.
We will be having our SHPE SFBA End of the Year BBQ this Saturday at San Leandro Marina Park. We will be located by the volleyball court, please join us.
It will be potluck style with SHPE-SFBA providing a couple of main dishes to be accompanied by your delicious appetizers and desserts. Please fill out the Google sheet below to register and indicate what food item you will be bringing, the intent is that we all bring something different. We would like a headcount by Friday, June 23.
SHPE members will be able to join for free, and there will be a small fee of $5 for non-members. Let me know if you have any questions regarding the event.
Membership is open to all individuals who believe in the mission and goals set forth by the organization. SF Bay Area SHPE does not discriminate based on occupation, ethnicity, or any other classification. The chapter welcomes individuals and corporations alike to join together to fufill the mission and goals of SF Bay Area SHPE.