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MnSPE Annual Meeting: Destination Medical Center in Rochester, 7.5 PDHs
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Join your fellow MnSPE members for the 2017-2018 Annual Meeting. Earn up to 7.5 PDHs. Includes a technical tour of Rochester Destination Medical Center sites, an in-depth look at Rochester's expansion related to the Destination Medical Center project, an interactive STEM evening, autonomous vehicles technology, ethics and more!

4/24/2018 to 4/25/2018
When: Tuesday, April 24 - Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Where: Mayo Civic Center & Rochester Art Center
30 Civic Center Dr. SE
Rochester, Minnesota  55904
United States
Contact: 651-457-2347

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MnSPE 2017-2018 Annual Meeting: Destination Medical Center in Rochester


Join us for tours, educational programs (PDHs) and fun!
This year's annual meeting will cover a variety of engineering areas of the Destination Medical Center project underway in Rochester.


What is the DMC?

With Mayo Clinic at its heart, Destination Medical Center (DMC) is the largest public-private economic initiative in Minnesota and the catalyst for growth in Rochester.


DATE: Tuesday, April 24 - Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (details below)

Rochester Art Center & Mayo Civic Center (buildings are connected)


$149/member full event | $85/member single day

$375/non-member full event | $250/non-member single day

$65/additional guests for STEM evening event

50% discount on non-member fees for MnSPE Diamond & Platinum partner non-member employees


A block of hotel rooms are set aside at the Kahler Grand Hotel in Rochester. Reserve a room here.



* Click the orange text in the schedule below for more detailed education program and event descriptions.


Tuesday, April 24


1:30 p.m.
Pre-tour Registration (meet outside the Rochester Art Center)
1:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Rochester Destination Medical Center Engineering Projects Bus Tour, 2.5 PDHs - See full description for tour stops and details, (SRF Consulting Group and Rochester Public Works will lead the tour)
4:30 - 5:15 p.m.
Welcome on behalf of Destination Medical Center and Rochester Downtown Alliance Prototyping Festival Overview, STEM Evening Kickoff, 1 PDH for entire evening event
5:15 - 8:00 p.m.
STEM Evening at the Rochester Art Center - Includes Art Center admission, appetizers, cash bar and an interactive STEM-focused evening with fellow MnSPE members and guests: Self-guided STEM activities provided by the Minnesota Children's Museum Rochester (think nerd fun!), highlights of the 2016 livable urban spaces Rochester prototyping festival and opportunity to visit the Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired art exhibit by artist Eamon O’Kane.
8:00 p.m.
Evening event concludes


Wednesday, April 25

 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast & Registration
 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Rochester Destination Medical Center/Integrated Transportation Systems presented by SRF Consulting Group & Engineering Challenges Associated with DMC-Related Growth presented by City of Rochester Public Works, 2.0 PDS

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
MnSPE / MPEF / MATHCOUNTS / NSPE Activity Updates and Annual Meeting
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch & Awards
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
#AccessibleOlli - Autonomous Transportation for All, 1.0 PDHs, presented by IBM
2:30 - 2:40 p.m.


2:40 - 3:30 p.m.
Ethics Case Studies, 1.0 PDHs
3:30 p.m.
Event concludes


* Click the orange text in the schedule above for more detailed education program and event descriptions.


Registration Deadline: Tuesday, April 10, 2018

All registrations after 4/10 will be assessed a $50 late fee through Thursday, April 19.
No registrations will be accepted after 4/19.
No walk-in registrations will be accepted.


MnSPE members MUST log in to see the member rate.


To the best of our knowledge, these programs meet the requirement for continuing education as outlined by the Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Land Surveying, Geoscience and Interior Design.



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