2021 Capstone Design Conference

Thanks to all who participated in our second <Virtual> Capstone Design Conference

We invite you to continue the conversation and register for one or more of the summer workshops offered by members of the Capstone Design Community:

Creating the "Perfect" Capstone Project from Proposal to Hand-Off (workshop overview)

Preparation for Design Students Tackling Electronics Projects (workshop overview)

Baby Steps or Giant Leaps: Models and Means for Promoting Interdisciplinary and Inter-University Opportunities in Your Capstone (workshop overview)


Conference Sessions and Notes (recordings coming soon)

What to Keep From the COVID Experience   Video | Notes

  • Facilitator: Bridget Smyser, (Northeastern University)
  • Faculty Panelists: Rick Berkey (Michigan Tech), Noe Vargas Hernandez (UTRGV), Bonne Roberts (Colorado State University)
  • Student Panelists: Mitch Wacker (Rose Hulman), Alexis Gillmore (UT-Knoxville)

Nifty Ideas & Surprising Flops   Video | Notes | Slide Deck

  • Facilitator: Susannah Howe (Smith College)

Capstone 101   Video | Notes

  • Facilitator: Robert Hart (University of Texas - Dallas)
  • Faculty Panelists: Sindia Rivera-Jimenez (University of Florida), Jenny Retherford (UT-Knoxville), Cassie Bowman (Arizona State University); additional response support from Kris Jaeger-Helton (Northeastern University), Jay Goldberg (Marquette University), Shraddha Sangelkar (Rose Hulman)
  • Industry Panelist: Mark Easley (Texas Instruments)