Announcing the 9th Annual First Year Engineering Experience (FYEE) Conference

Enhancing the First Year of Engineering Education
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL
August 6-8, 2017

The 9th Annual First Year Engineering Experience Conference will be hosted by the Engineering Fundamentals Department at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and held at The Shores Resort and Spa on the Atlantic Ocean in beautiful Daytona Beach, Florida.

FYEE is an opportunity for academic and industry representatives to discuss and share relevant topics in the first year engineering experience. Participants include college deans, department chairs, student service professionals, advisors, faculty in engineering and engineering technology, K-12 teachers, and industry leaders from throughout the country.

More information can be found on the conference flyer or by scanning the web site.


The 9th First Year Engineering Experience Conference, hosted by the Engineering Fundamentals Department at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, will continue the dialog started at the University of Notre Dame in 2005, 2007, and 2009, University of Pittsburgh in 2012 and 2013, Texas A&M in 2014, Virginia Tech in 2015, and The Ohio State University in 2016.

Conference Structure

The goal of the First Year Engineering Experience conference is to facilitate learning and sharing among attendees. The conference will take place in Daytona Beach, FL at The Shores Resort and Spa. Conference sessions will include a variety of opportunities to share and learn. The conference schedule will consist of workshops, panel discussions, paper presentations, poster presentations, and keynote addresses.

The conference officially starts Sunday evening with an optional reception and registration at the hotel. Monday and Tuesday will be two days of workshops, panels, presentations, and keynotes. Monday evening will include dinner.

Sponsor Opportunities

Sponsorship Opportunities are available for this years conference. For more information click here.

Conference Chairs

General Chair: Matthew Verleger, Ph.D., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Program Chair: Tim Hinds, Michigan State University

FYEE Web Site Management

Dan Budny, University of Pittsburgh
Matthew Verleger, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
ASEE Conferences