2009 PSEC Engineering Fair Report

The 2009 PSEC Engineering Fair was held Saturday, February 14, 2009, at the Museum of Flight’s Side Gallery. 25 booths were rented. The Fair began at 10 AM and ended at 4 PM.

Booth Participants

2009 Engineers Fair

Attendence

2009 Engineers Fair

Advertising:

  1. School Districts (Federal Way, Lake Washington, Mukilteo, Northshore, Seattle)
  2. Libraries (King County, Sno-Isle, Seattle)
  3. Online (MoF, King 5, Craigslist)
  4. Youth Organizations (YMCA, Boy/Girl Scouts, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Boys & Girls Club)
  5. Other (Washington Home School associations)

New Activities:

2009 Engineers Fair
  1. Passport
    1. 68 surveys returned.
    2. High School 15%
    3. Middle School 15%
    4. Pre-School/Elementary 50%
    5. Other 20%
  2. Raffle (2 iPods, 2 MP3’s)
  3. “I Love Engineering” Stickers
  4. Table for non-attending organizations.

Attendee Comments:

  1. It was crowded/need more space.
  2. Had to leave early.
  3. Not enough marketing.
  4. Would like to see bioengineering.
  5. Would have liked to have seen more information for high school students.
  6. Hands on, i.e. experiments, building robots, boats, games.
  7. Candy.