Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania


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Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Mentoring & Scholarship

The International Water Conference is dedicated to encouraging the ā€œnext generationā€ of water related engineers, through innovative, enjoyable, and hands-on learning opportunities.


Mentoring Program

Interested in having a mentor leading up to the IWC? Ā Nervous to attend the IWC and not know any professionals?

Members of the IWC Executive Committee and Advisory Council have announced a new series of mentoring topics intended for those new to the industry, but everyone is welcome to attend!Ā  Below is the list of topics that were offered at the 2022 IWC. Check this site and APP for detailed schedule information when this program is announced. Advanced registration is NOT required, and participation is included in your conference registration.

No. Presentation Title Author(s)
1 ā€œSoft Skillsā€ that can Lead to Success in Life and Your Career Krystal Perez, Tom Higgins
2 Essential Communication Skills Colleen Scholl
3 How to Interact with a ā€œCustomerā€ Lyndsey Wiles
4 Preparing for a Career in the Water Industry John Yen
5 Managing Virtual Meetings Emma Wolff, Scott Quinlan
6 How to Develop a Strong Professional Network Mike Soller
7 Managing Your Piece of the Puzzle Jeff Easton
8 Skills for successful Work-Life Balance Jonathan Shimko
9 Negotiationsā€¦Getting what you want Mike Soller



Student Welcome Reception and Complimentary Workshop

More information about this opportunity will be released closer to the conference dates.