2013 Gordon-MIT Engineering Leadership Program Workshop

Cambridge, MA
Friday, June 14, 2013

Conceiving, Designing, Implementing & Operating an Engineering Leadership Program:
Behind the Scenes of the Gordon-MIT ELP

June 14, 2013 | 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

In this post-conference workshop, participants will get a behind-the-scenes look at how the Bernard M. Gordon-MIT Engineering Leadership Program was conceived, designed, and implemented, and how it is currently operating and assessed. For those considering establishing an engineering leadership program at their university, this interactive workshop will be particularly useful.

This participatory workshop, led by current program faculty and staff, includes these topics:
  • design and start-up of the program
  •  curricular and program components
  • program delivery
  • engineering leadership lab activity
  • program assessment

Online Registration

The deadline for submitting your online registration and payment is May 31, 2013.  Payment is due upon registration if paying via credit card or upon receipt of your online invoice if paying by another method.  Space is limited and cannot be guaranteed for any registration that is not paid in full by this date.  Advance registration is strongly encouraged.

On-site Registration/Information Desk Hours
If you are unable to finalize your plans or payment by May 31, you may still register at the on-site registration desk, which will be available outside the Grier Room (MIT Building 34, 4th floor) on Friday, June 14 from 8:00 am - 9:00 am.  
On-site registrations will be accepted on a space-available basis.

Registration Fees (in USD)

Registration Type Fee
Standard Participant $400
CDIO Conference Participant*
*Information on the CDIO Conference is available http://laspau.org/cdio2013/.

What's Included
Registration includes all sessions on Friday, June 14; breakfast and lunch; and any conference materials.


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Cancellations, Changes & Refunds

Requests for cancellations, substitutions or other changes may be made online until May 31, 2013.  To cancel or make a change after that date, please send email to conferences-www@mit.edu.  

Refunds for cancellations received in writing on or before May 31 will be granted less a $50 processing fee.  No refunds will be granted after that date.  No refunds will be given for portions of the registration not being used.  All refunds will be made in US dollars and will be processed in the manner in which the original payment was submitted, with the possible exception of wire payments which, at the organizers' discretion, may be refunded via check.  If a refund is made via wire transfer, any bank fees will be deducted from the refund.
Credit card refunds will be issued to the original card.

Registration Questions

Please contact the MIT Conference Services Office:
Email: conferences-www@mit.edu
Phone: 617-253-1700

Program Information

Housed in the MIT's School of Engineering, the Gordon-MIT ELP provides a transformative national model for the development of next-generation technical leaders, in companies ranging from startups to large corporations, who are equipped to understand and address significant engineering problems in real-world situations.  Please visit the workshop homepage for more information: http://web.mit.edu/gordonelp/postcdioworkshop2013.html.  Email engineeringleaders@mit.edu with any questions.


To request disability accommodations, please contact MIT Conference Services at conferences-www@mit.edu.