2016 Engineering Expo



SWE Engineering Expo presented by Spirit AeroSystems




Saturday February 20th 2016KMUW-Logo-Black-Text
9AM – 2PM

Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center Exhibition Hall
225 West Douglas 
Avenue, Wichita, KS 67202
Parking information is shown on this Map.



You’re invited to our 18th annual Engineering Expo! This FREE event features hands-on activities for kids in grades K-8 to learn how engineering relates to the world around us. It is presented by the Wichita section of the Society of Women Engineers.

Every February since 1998, the Society of Women Engineers Wichita Section and the WSU College of Engineering have put on an Engineering Expo to show kids in grades K-8 how cool engineering can be!



Expo features fun hands-on activities showcasing different fields of engineering at various booths. You can stop in any time and try something, and go to whatever booths you’re interested in. It runs for several hours but you can drop in any time. Just don’t wait until almost closing time – you will find something that is interesting to you.


SWE info: wichita@swe.org
Twitter: @wichitaswe
Instagram: ictswe #SWEexpo

D70_2552smallDownload the flyer and share it with your friends. SWE Vertical Flyer 2016

There is no registration required and no cost involved. Expo is free for kids and parents!


Parents should stay with children throughout the activities.

Many booths have items that kids make and bring home with them.

We also have workshops during the event for kids in 6th – 8th grade. They are completely free, but you do need to get a ticket when you arrive. Stay tuned for a workshop list and schedule.D70_2614small

Expo is a celebration of Engineers Week! Learn more about Engineers Week and engineering at eweek.org.

There’s a little bit of everything at Expo! We feature new booths, and new ways of setting up existing booths too. So if you’ve been before, keep coming back! The purpose of expo is to teach kids about the different fields of engineering.

We’ve developed a fantastic group of organizations from the community who bring their activities to Expo. These include:

D70_2566smallAmerican Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics – Wichita Section
Kansas Aviation Museum
National Weather Service
Wichita Homeschool Team – Kansas BEST Robotics Competition
Wichita State University

Are you interested in having a booth at the 2016 SWE Engineering Expo?  Click here to provide contact information. We appreciate your help!

Thank You to Spirit AeroSystems for sponsoring our 2016 Engineering Expo!!!