Recent/Upcoming Conferences and Events



WEDC 2016 Leadership Conference, EmPOWERment TOOLS to BUILD LEADERSHIP - November 3-4, 2016

The WEDC 2016 Leadership Conference is designed to provide education, mentoring, and networking opportunities to young professionals, mid-level managers, and senior executives who are seeking professional development growth.

Offered by: Women’s Economic Development Council

November 3, 2016 • Reception and Dinner • US Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville, AL 
November 4, 2016 • Conference • Huntsville Marriott, Huntsville, AL 

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Since 2008, thousands have converged annually to Huntsville, Alabama in what has become the preeminent event in the Southeast for cyber training, education, and workforce development for the ever-evolving threat. Attendees benefit from a diverse offering of educational training sessions, technical and management presentations, and keynotes from world-class speakers.

Offered by: UAH Office of Research, North Alabama Information Systems Security Association, and Cyber Huntsville

  8th Annual National Cyber Summit 2016 Photo Gallery

The UA System Scholars Institute is hosted each year on a rotating basis by one of the UA System campuses. Scholars Institutes are open to faculty, staff, and administration attendance from all three campuses. The Scholars Institute supports collaboration among faculty and administration system-wide, and encourages a shared community of knowledge for implementing best practices into the use of technology in the teaching, learning, and research processes.

Offered by: The UA System and UAH

  2016 UA System Scholars Institute Photo Gallery

CSER is the primary conference for disseminating systems engineering research and germinating new research ideas.  At CSER 2016, researchers from around the world presented papers that pushed the boundaries of systems engineering research and responded to new challenges for systems architecting and engineering.

Offered by: UAH Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, International Council on System Engineering, and Systems Engineering Research Center.

  2016 CSER Photo Gallery

This professional development workshop provided teachers with resources and pedagogical approaches to teaching the complexities of the Holocaust.

Offered by: Birmingham Holocaust Education Center, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and Alabama Holocaust Commission