Engineers Day, or E-Day, is a celebration of everything engineering has to offer. From building bridges to discovering new medications to writing the software that powers our cell phones, engineers and computer scientists do the things that make our 21st-century world work. E-Day comes at the end of Engineers Week, an annual event sponsored by a coalition of more than 100 professional societies, major corporations and government agencies dedicated to promoting math and science literacy and ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce. There are all kinds of things to see and do at E-Day. You'll be able to explore many of our research and computer labs to see what our students do. Approximately 150 demonstrations, exhibits and contests hosted by UK Students and Departments, government organizations, and industry will be featured.
The 2018 Engineers Day open house takes place February 24, 2018.
Completely free! (Even the parking is free!)
Many of our exhibits are hands-on, interactive, or even contests. Prizes range from a piece of candy to UK branded merchandise, to t-shirts or even bigger items such as tablets.