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Engineering Discovery Days

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2019 Engineering Discovery Days! We had over 10,000 attendees and 1,200 engineering students participate.

We are still in the planning stages for 2020, but you can subscribe to our email list to be notified when the dates for 2020 are announced.

At Engineering Discovery Days, students and faculty from all UW engineering departments share their work with students, teachers, families and the community. Both days are oriented toward 4th through 8th grade students and feature hands-on activities that demonstrate the exciting work of engineers.

We hope you will join us for hands-on fun and learning. The two-day event is free and open to everyone. Registration is required for all who plan to participate.

Exhibitor resources

Exhibitors, see Resources for Exhibitors for details on registering for space, deadlines, and requirements.

Video and pictures

Watch Ali, a 4th grader from Kent Elementary, conduct an experiment in buoyancy at the UW student chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers table.

2018 Discovery Days Photos

Engineering Discovery Days 2018