Lehigh Valley Engineering Council Meeting
Minutes for September 7, 2006
Meeting held at Da Vinci Center
Bernie Telatovich called meeting to order at 6:05 pm
1. Roll Call of Attendees
Abbott, ASCE, ASHE Bernie
Agnes Muranyi, SME, SWE, SAE Michele Stewart, SWE, SME,
Reilly, ASME, SAE
Gardiner, ECLV Ryan
McAdam, Lehigh Student
Da Vinci Center
3. Treasurer Report
4. Engineers Week Banquet- February 2007
- Bill McGlinn- Bill
gave presentation and guide tour of Da Vinci Center and its potential to
host 2007 LVEC banquet. In addition, Bill gave an outline of the Da Vinci
Center’s goals and objectives including its professional development
program to teach elementary and secondary teachers on how to teach
science. Dr. David Smith is the program director at the Da Vinci Center.
In addition to possibly having the LVEC Banquet at the center, LVEC can
“partner” with the Center to help teach and mentor students in science and
Management Schedule- No report at this time.
Reservations- Don presented banquet costs for Silver Creek
Country Club and Saucon Valley Acres. Michele will develop banquet costs
for the Da Vinci Center and we will finalize at the October meeting.
Bernie and Keith to contact Bob Malone as possible banquet speaker.
No report required at this time.
- Sponsorships- Will
discuss at October meeting. PSPE did not pay 2006 banquet silver
sponsorship. Bernie to look into collecting money from PSPE.
Program- Michele reported that should we pick the Da Vinci
Center as our 2007 Banquet site in addition to or in lieu of speaker we
can hold a “competition” such as a “mouse trap” event.
per Seat- This will be finalized at November meeting.
of the Year- No report required at this time.
- Invitations- No
report required at this time.
5. Other LVEC Activities
Future Cities- Papers are due 9/28/06.
Math Counts- No report at this time.
LVSTEM Conference- Scheduled for Saturday,
November 4th at 8:00 am. Location at Lehigh campus is Neville
Auditorium. LVEC to sponsor and provide manpower assistance.
Agnes received her LVEC $300.00 check.
Activities of Member Societies
9/21/06- ASCE meeting at Brass Rail. PennDOT District 5-0 Engineer will
speak on Rt. 33.
We will “brainstorm” getting new
people to help us manage LVEC.
Meeting adjourned at 7:28 pm.
Next meeting will be THURSDAY,
October 5, 2006 at 6:00pm at Packard Lab, Room 324.