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Engineers Week Banquet in the Lehigh Valley 2016


Date: Friday, February 26, 2016


Topic: Think Like an Engineer, Speak Like a Leader

Speaker: Andrei G. Jablokow, PhD

Please click on the link for bio and abstract: AG_Engineering_Leadership.pdf



6:00 P.M.    Cocktail Hour with Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream
7:00 P.M.    Dinner
8:00 P.M.    Awards
8:30 P.M.    Speaker:
Andrei G. Jablokow, PhD



Awards (YEOY) will be presented: by PSPE - LV Chapter

   Engineer Of the Year (EOY): Kevin T. Campbell, PE, LEED AP

   Young Engineer Of the Year (YEOY): Matthew B. Kawczenski, P.E., S.E.


Holiday Inn Rt. 100 at I-78  -  7736 Adrienne Drive, Allentown, PA 18031
Please click here for Direction or a "Live Map"



  • Roast Chicken Breast Topped with Caramelized Onions & Brie

  • Herb Encrusted Sliced Tenderloin with Red Wine Demi Glace

  • Pan Seared Salmon accompanied by Asian Noodle Salad & Napa Cabbage Wasabi Slaw

  • Vegetarian Meal: Chef’s Choice, Seasonal


"Early Bird" discount: $35 per attendee or $20 per student attendee (Please consider donating $15 to sponsor a student)

"Early Bird" Registration deadline: February 10, 2016

 After "Early Bird" Registration deadline: $45 per attendee with payment received after February 10th.

Registration ends February 22, 2016.

 Please note, all no-shows will be billed $45 (actual meal cost)


Mail reservation form: www.lvengineer.org/Registration-2016.pdf

Online reservation: (with credit card payment): www.LVPSPE.org/Events

Engineering Societies are encouraged to submit articles and/or pictures about their accomplishments, announcement, goal, etc. for publishing in the Lehigh Valley Business (LVB). 

Please click here for details (deadline was extended) www.lvengineer.org/LVB-article-2016.html

Gold Silver & Bronze Sponsorship available. 

To become a sponsor please contact: Robert Peruzzi PhD, PE at peruzzi@rperuzzi.com to discuss the sponsorship.

Gold Level Sponsors ($500) receive:

  1. Featured Display Table;

  2. Recognition in the Banquet Program;

  3. Banquet Seating for 8

  4. Information about your organization (up to 250 words) posted on our website;

  5. Company logo scrolling on projection screen during dinner.

Silver Level Sponsors – $300

  1. One Display Table;

  2. Recognition in the Banquet Program;

  3. Banquet Seating for 4;

  4. Information about your organization posted on our website (up to 100 words);

  5. Company logo scrolling on projection screen during dinner.

Bronze Level Sponsors – $100

  1. Recognition in the Banquet Program;

  2. Information about your organization posted on our website (up to 60 words);

  3. Company logo scrolling on projection screen during dinner.

Display Opportunities


The display area will be available for setup at 5:00 PM on Friday, February 26, 2016 and must be removed at the end of the banquet.


Each professional group should bring their banner to the Holiday Inn on Thursday, February 25, 2016.  Banners must be removed at the end of the banquet.


Our Sponsors and Supporters in Year 2016

Gold Level Sponsors 2016

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Lehigh Valley Section 

The American Society of Civil Engineers represents more than 150,000 members of the civil engineering profession in 177 countries. Founded in 1852, ASCE is the nation’s oldest engineering society. ASCE stands at the forefront of a profession that plans, designs, constructs, and operates society’s economic and social engine – the built environment – while protecting and restoring the natural environment.

The Lehigh Valley Section of ASCE was formed in Bethlehem, PA in April 1922 with twenty-two founding members. Today, the Lehigh Valley Section has over 550 members and hosts meetings, continuing education programs, and social events throughout the year. All members of the local engineering community are welcome to attend ASCE events.

Visit www.LVASCE.org  for more information or like us on Facebook, follow us on twitter, and view our profile on Linkedin.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Lehigh Valley Section  (ASME)

The Anthracite-Lehigh Valley Section of ASME coordinates stimulating monthly programming for our membership, including plant tours, technical speakers, and social activities. Our section, one of the most expansive in the northeast, has more than 700 members in 16 counties stretching from Pennsylvania's northern New York State border to the southern borders of Lehigh and Berks Counties and westward from Warren County, N.J. to the end of Berks northward to Bradford County at the New York State border. Find out more by visiting our website, or contacting our Section Chair.

Section Chair: David Scearce - scearce.asme@gmail.com


Bridge Gap Engineering LLC

1717 Main Street  -  Northampton, Pennsylvania 18067

Phone: 1-610-400-8145

Bridge Gap Engineering is an agile and highly responsive engineering company lead by a uniquely diverse team of trusted cement and minerals industry experts. Based on service, solutions and relationships, Bridge Gap Engineering is a learning organization focused on knowing our customers and their changing needs in the 21 st Century. Our experience spans decades and our knowledge spans multiple industries encompassing plant design, process design, and plant maintenance and operations.

PE Engineers: Josh Cooney, Peter Paone, Daniel Sautter, Roger Wall, Frank Walsh.

EIT: Jeff Kutz

While primarily serving the Cement and Minerals Industries, BGE also supplies and serves the Lime, Paper, and Power Industries.

Our team includes individuals who have worked for cement producers, equipment suppliers, consulting engineering, and construction/maintenance contractors. Bridge Gap Engineering trains and develops the world's best process engineers for the cement industry. Our range of expertise and authentic communication built from relationships of trust allows Bridge Gap Engineering to ensure high-value solutions for its clients that effectively integrate the considerations of supplier and end users alike, ensuring a predictable and successful project delivery.

At Bridge Gap Engineering, we Bridge the World through Relationships of Trust!


Demco Automation

200 Commerce Boulevard  -  Quakertown, PA 18951
Toll Free: 888-41-WEDGE  •  888-419-3343
Phone: 215-538-9700       Fax: 215-538-8144

Demco Automation is a manufacturer of modular, scalable, and flexible automated assembly systems for the medical device, electronics, consumer product, and other industries.  For a quarter-century, Demco Automation has been at the forefront of technology. Every day we work with our customers to attain the highest level of performance in a competitive business environment.

From robotics and material handling to custom tooling, motion control, and vision systems, our experience ensures a successful execution of your process needs. We specialize in developing and implementing advanced technology automation platforms configured to meet your unique, specific strategic goals and objectives. Whether your manufacturing challenges require a custom system or one of our patented product platforms, Demco Automation will develop a process solution tailored to your unique needs.

Demco Automation has been recognized on the 33rd annual “Inc. 5000” ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. and is one of only eight companies from the manufacturing sector on this list from Pennsylvania.

Please contact: Stephen Maund (President) at sales@demcoautomation.com


Lehigh Valley Business

Lehigh Valley Business is the premier business to business publication serving the Greater Lehigh Valley.  Lehigh Valley Business reaches over 30,000 readers each week through our weekly newspaper and over 12,000 subscribers daily with our e-newsletters.  Lehigh Valley Business also produces specialized events that allows individuals and organizations to be recognized for their tremendous accomplishments and a diversified spectrum of information on issues that are pertinent to today's business professionals.  This is the "Power of 3" that helps Lehigh Valley Business to deliver the quality audience for our advertisers.


Minuteman Press of the Lehigh Valley

Minuteman Press of the Lehigh Valley has been providing creative print and marketing solutions to the Lehigh Valley since 1988 from their three convenient locations in Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton. Our mission is to be a premier supplier of creative print, promotional products and marketing solutions and to serve the special needs of our customers with quality work, completed on time, within budget, and done right the first time. See our website for more details.


Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers (PSPE) - Lehigh Valley Chapter

The Lehigh Valley Chapter is very active in supporting PSPE and our local activities.  Monthly membership meetings are generally held on the third week of the month from September through May. They include technical speakers, plant tours, and holiday socials and awards banquets.  Special activities include the MATHCOUNTS competition for 7th and 8th graders that is held in February and our annual golf outing.

Silver Level Sponsors 2016

Barry Isett & Associates, Inc.  

Barry Isett & Associates is a multi-discipline firm that can provide single-source engineering and start-to-finish project involvement in the design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation, and replacement of facilities.
Founded by Barry E. Isett, PE, PLS, F.NSPE in 1977, BIA is now owned by a consortium of associate shareholders, an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), and Mr. Isett. Teams have an owner’s interest in achieving project success.
Both our firm and founder have been honored by peers and professional organizations, but our greatest satisfaction comes from the on-going relationships we have developed with clients



Borton-Lawson is a leader in engineering and architectural consultancy, design, and technical support. We offer innovative solutions that support our mission of Making Our Client’s Vision a Reality. Our portfolio includes some of the nation’s most impressive and award-winning projects in diverse industries. As an ENR Top 500 design firm, we are focused on client satisfaction and effective solutions with a commitment to quality and safety. Visit our website at www.borton-lawson.com  to learn more.

Da Vinci Science Center    www.davincisciencecenter.org

Process Solutions Consulting Inc.

8009 George Road,  -  New Tripoli, PA 18066

Phone: 610-248-2002  -  Email: levilr@ptd.net

Website: www.processsolutionsconsulting.com

Process Solutions Consulting, Inc. provides engineering services including Scanning Electron Microscopy (high magnification, quality imaging) with Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (chemical analysis), metallography and publications. We also support process and product development using Design of Experiments and statistical analysis for optimization and yield improvement.

Principal Consultant, Lee Levine BS Metallurgy and Materials Science Engineering, has published more than 70 articles and papers related to semiconductor assembly and wire bonding. He has been issued 4 patents and has won several internationally recognized awards.

Call us for a free initial consultation.

Bronze Level Sponsors 2016

Air Products

Air Products serves industrial, energy, technology and healthcare customers worldwide with industrial gases, performance materials, equipment and services. The company is recognized for its commitment to safety and the environment and is listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability and FTSE4Good Indices. The company has annual revenues of $10 billion and operations in over 40 countries.  


American Society of Safety Engineers (LV ASSE)

Founded in 1911, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is the world’s oldest professional safety society. ASSE is a global association of occupational safety professionals representing more than 36,000 members worldwide through its 150 chapters, 8 regions, 40 sections and 70 student sections around the world. The Lehigh Valley Chapter is one of the oldest chapters in the society having been founded in 1962.

Website: http://lv.asse.org/

Base Engineering, Inc.

1010 N. Quebec Street  -  Allentown,  PA 18109

Phone: 610-437-0978  -  Email: baseengineering@baseeng.com

Website: www.baseeng.com

Celebrating thirty-seven years of service with integrity to the community, Base Engineering provides technical and consulting services, including civil, structural, electrical, environmental and geotechnical engineering, as well as surveying and Third Party Agency services.  We also have extensive experience working with insurance institutions and forensic investigations.

Gilmore & Associates Inc.

Gilmore & Associates Inc. has emerged as one of the region's most dynamic civil engineering firms, offering a diverse yet complementary portfolio of professional consulting services. G&A has five office locations throughout eastern Pennsylvania and employs 150 professionals and staff companywide. Across a range of civil engineering, surveying, landscape architecture, and environmental disciplines we are inspired to innovate while recognizing the value of fundamentals executed to perfection.


RKR Hess

112 North Courtland Street - East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

Phone: 570.421.1550

RKR Hess, a Division of UTRS, Inc. has an 80-year history of providing quality engineering consulting services in both the public and private sectors, maintaining a tradition of excellence and integrity. Together with parent company Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc., our professionals provide the full gamut of engineering services to meet all our clients’ needs.


R. Peruzzi Consulting, Inc.

719 Fourth Avenue  -  Bethlehem, PA 18018

Phone: (610) 462-3939

Website: www.rperuzzi.com


Licensed Professional Electrical Engineer with particular expertise in Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits and Systems. Experience and skills bridging the gap between methodologies used by digital, analog and radio frequency circuit design teams. Areas of practice: Design, Analysis, Verification, Patent Analysis, Forensic Investigation, Expert Witnessing.

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Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2015 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2015.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2014 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2014.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2013 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2013.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2012 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2012.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2011 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2011.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2010 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2010.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2009 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2009.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2008 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2008.html

Please see our sponsors and supporters for year 2007 at page: www.lvengineer.org/banquet-2007.html



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