Off-site Networking Event
Monday, April 30, 2018, 5:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Paradiso 37 - Disney Springs
$45 per person (Open to ESTECH registered attendees and exhibitors only)
Ticket required for admittance.

Network and gain new contacts while enjoying appetizers and drinks at Paradiso 37. You will also have time to explore all that Disney Springs has to offer. 


New Member Breakfast
Tuesday, May 1, 7:00 
– 8:00 am
Open to New Members only. Ticket required for admittance. Please contact IEST Membership Coordinator Mara Douvris (mdouvris@iest.org) to reserve your seat or if you have any questions. 

Enjoy complimentary breakfast with other new members, IEST Leadership, and staff.

  • Learn more about your member benefits
  • Meet some of our most influential leaders and other members.
  • Help us serve you better by sharing why you joined IEST.

Registration deadline: April 24, 2018. 


Presidential Welcome Reception
Tuesday, May 1, 5:45 – 8:45 p.m.

Ticket required for admittance.

Interact with IEST leadership, including the current Executive Board, Past Presidents, and current President Ahmad Soueid, as they welcome you to the conference. The Presidential Welcome Reception offers you the perfect opportunity to network with industry experts and socialize with peers over appetizers and refreshments while visiting the booth exhibits at the Expo. Exhibitor Booth Spotlight presentations will also be scheduled.

Breakfast with the Exhibitors

Wednesday, May 2, 7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Ticket required for admittance

Get an early start and network with your colleagues and exhibitors while you enjoy a complimentary breakfast!


IEST Awards and Annual Membership Meeting Luncheon
Wednesday, May 2, 12:00 – 1:15 p.m.

Ticket required for admittance.

Mingle with members, leaders, exhibitors, and honorees during our annual membership meeting lunch as we honor our 2017-2018 award recipients for their outstanding achievements in the technical community, recognize the current IEST Executive Board officers, and introduce the new slate of officers for next year. Peter Teague from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center will be the keynote speaker.


Mix and Mingle: Networking & Dessert

Wednesday, May 2, 1:15 – 3:00 p.m.
Open to all ESTECH registrants

ESTECH attendees unanimously agree that ESTECH networking is unmatched and invaluable. At this event, enjoy dessert in the Expo Hall, while making new connections, and enjoying beneficial conversations.