Exclusive Onsite Access to Cleveland-Area STEM Organizations

Don’t miss out on one of the convention’s most exciting features – corporate tours. These exclusive tours of Cleveland-area companies allow convention-goers the rare opportunity to experience new technologies, witness operations at work, interact with potential recruiters, and network with top engineers and scientists.

Registration for the corporate tours is available via the conference registration portal. If you are already registered for the convention, you can still add a corporate tour to your registration: ADD A TOUR (Enter your User Name and Password when prompted.)

All tours will take place on Thursday, November 8. Transportation to and from the convention center will be provided unless the tour site is a short walking distance.

Sign up early for access to these opportunities. Space is limited. There will be a $15 non-refundable cost associated with registering for a tour. Please review all tour details, requirements, and restrictions. Some tours have U.S. Citizenship and/or U.S. Residency requirements.

For questions contact corporatetours@shpe.org.

This tour is sold out. Please contact Corporate Tours if you have any questions.

Join us for an overview of Cargill, Inc. and tour our Salt Generation and Salt Packing site.

Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM; Lunch will be provided.
Targeted Majors: Chemical, Mechanical, and Mining Engineering
Audience: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students (Masters Degree), and Professionals
U.S Citizenship and U.S. Permanent Resident Requirement: Tour participants must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Positions Available: Co-Op and Full-Time
Dress Code: No shorts. Must wear closed toed shoes.
Tour Slots Available: 10

This tour is sold out. Please contact Corporate Tours if you have any questions.

Join us in touring our DuPont Valley View Site with the latest equipment in the application of sophisticated, and automated machining technologies, in the manufacturing and inspection processes of airplane engine components.

Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Targeted Majors: Mechanical, Electrical, Robotics, Tribology, Metrology, and Aerospace Engineering
Audience: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students (Masters Degree and PhD), and Professionals
Positions Available: Internship, Co-Op, and Full-Time
U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident Required: All tour participants must present proof of U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident before entering facility (passport, birth certificate, or permanent resident card are accepted I.D.).
Dress Code: Business Casual. Safety shoes, if possible, or flat rubber sole shoes. Jewelry is not permitted to be worn in the manufacturing or lab areas. Hair length cannot touch or go beyond the shoulders (hair can be tied up).
Tour Restrictions: DuPont Valley View Site will share detailed safety rules at time of arrival.
General Restrictions: Smoking is not permitted on property site. Consumable food and beverages are prohibited from the manufacturing and lab areas. No pictures allowed.
Tour Slots Available: 15

This tour is sold out. Please contact Corporate Tours if you have any questions.

What makes Lincoln Electric unique is 80% of our manufacturing is made at our global headquarters. Come tour our Machine and Consumable Divisions as well as our Cleveland Automation Facility and Welding Technology Center and Weld Demos!

Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM; Lunch will be provided.
Targeted Majors: Chemical, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering
Audience: Undergraduate students
Positions Available: Internship, Co-Op, and Full-Time
Dress Code: Casual. Closed toed shoes. No nylons.
Tour Slots Available: 30

Tour the Twinsburg Manufacturing plant which produces a number of different products, primarily for the Architecture and Software business segment. At this plant we have leveraged “the Connected Enterprise” (IIoT) to improve productivity, reduce defects, and improve customer delivery. The plant has 250,000 square feet and approximately 300 employees.

Time: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Targeted Majors: Computer, Software, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial,  Engineering
Audience: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students (Masters Degree), and Professionals
Positions Available: Internship and Full-Time
Tour Slots Available: 80

Join us at Saint-Gobain for an overview of the molding, assembly, and machine processes of our product lines.

Time: 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM; Lunch will be provided.
Targeted Majors: Chemical and Manufacturing Engineering; Product Design, Process, Automation, Electrical, and R&D
Audience: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students (Masters Degree & PhD), and Professionals
U.S Citizenship Required: Tour participants must be U.S. Citizens. Please bring a photo I.D.
Positions Available: Internship, Co-Op and Full-Time
Dress Code: Business casual. Must wear closed toed shoes; steel-toed preferable. Other safety equipment will be provided on site.
Tour Slots Available: 20

Join Turner in touring the CWRU Health Education Campus project located on the main campus of the Cleveland Clinic. The 4-story, 485,000 gsf building will house the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing.

The building will consist of a glass curtain wall exterior, a glass skylight supported by a structural truss system that will provide a 4-story interior atrium. The facility will incorporate leading edge technology to aid in the core concept of training future doctors and nurses under one roof to foster collaboration to improve healthcare and reduce costs.

Time: 8:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Targeted Majors: Civil, Construction, Architectural, Mechanical, and related majors
Audience: Undergraduate Students
Positions Available: Internship, Co-Op, and Full-Time
Dress Code: Business Casual. Must wear hard-soled shoes or boots.
Tour Slots Available: 30

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