Society of Women Engineers - Region E Conference


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Anheuser-Busch Plant Tour

For more than 160 years, Anheuser-Busch and its world-class brewmasters have carried on a legacy of brewing America’s most-popular beers. Starting with the finest ingredients sourced from Anheuser-Busch’s family of growers, every batch is crafted using the same exacting standards and time-honored traditions passed down through generations of proud Anheuser-Busch brewmasters and employees. Best known for its fine American-style lagers, Budweiser and Bud Light, the company’s beers lead numerous beer segments and combined hold 46.4 percent share of the U.S. beer market. Anheuser-Busch is the U.S. arm of Anheuser-Busch InBev and operates 16 local breweries, 17 distributorships and 23 agricultural and packaging facilities across the United States, representing a capital investment of more than $15.9 billion.

Opening in 1983, the Anheuser-Busch Plant in Baldwinsville, New York brews over 65 different products and ships over 180 trucks of product each day. This tour will walk you through the 1.5 million sq. ft. manufacturing floor, and show you ins and outs of the brewing process. Attendees of age will also get the opportunity for tasting at the end!

*Bring proper ID

*we will need names of attendees prior to tour to send to AB for security reasons

*there may be dress restrictions since in manufacturing plant… closed shoes, pants, etc

Tour Time: Friday February 24 th 2:30-4:30pm

Tour cap: 30 attendees

Deadline for sign up: February 12 th , 2017

Center of Excellence Tour

The Syracuse Center of Excellence is a federation of more than 200 businesses and institutions that collaborate on sustainable innovations to improve built and urban environments. SyracuseCoE engages collaborating firms and institutions to address global challenges in clean energy, healthy buildings, and water resources. It also offers support to faculty researchers at Syracuse University, SUNY-ESF, and other universities in SyracuseCOE’s core focus areas of clean and renewable energy, indoor environmental quality, and water resources.

Tour Time: Friday February 24 th 3:00-4:30pm

Tour Cap: 50 attendees

Deadline for sign up: February 12 th , 2017

Sunday Activity Ideas

Destiny Mall Shopping

9090 Destiny USA Drive, Syracuse, NY 13204

Friday, Saturday 10am-9:30pm, Sunday 11am-6pm (individual store hours vary)

Shopping, dining and entertainment so big, it needs its own zip code. Welcome to Destiny USA—New York’s largest destination of its kind with over 250 places to shop, dine and play, visited by 26 million guests every year. From an antique carousel to the world’s largest suspended ropes course at WonderWorks to tropical destination Margaritaville, Cheesecake Factory and retail and outlet brands like Apple, Nordstrom rack, Michael Kors and more, there’s something for everyone at Destiny USA. And all of it under one roof with perfect weather year round.

Directory of stores: https://www.destinyusa.com/directory/

National Women’s Hall of Fame

76 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148

Friday, Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm

Adults $4, Students $3 (bring student ID)

The National Women's Hall of Fame is an American institution created in 1969 by a group of people in Seneca Falls, New York , the location of the . The mission of the Hall is "to honor in perpetuity those women, citizens of the United States of America, whose contributions to the arts, athletics, business, education, government, the humanities, philanthropy and science, have been the greatest value for the development of their country."

The National Women's Hall of Fame inducts distinguished American women through a rigorous national honors selection process involving representatives of the nation's important organizations and areas of expertise. Nominees are selected on the basis of the changes they created that affect the social, economic or cultural aspects of society; the significant national or global impact and results of change due to their achievement; and the enduring value of their achievements or changes.

The Museum of Science and Technology (The MOST)

500 S Franklin Street, Syracuse, NY 13202

10am-5pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday

$12 for exhibit halls, $2 add planetarium, $10 IMAX movie ($20 Exhibit Hall and IMAX movie)

The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology (MOST), housed in historic Armory Square in downtown Syracuse, is a pre-eminent science and technology center, inspiring all generations through hands-on education and entertainment for over 25 years. Permanent exhibits include: Earth Science Discovery Cave, Life Sciences, Lockheed Martin Flight & Space, Science Playhouse, Technotown, and National Grid Energy: Powering Our Future.

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