SAME – Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo
Founded in 1920, the Society of American Military Engineers—as it has for nearly 100 years—leads collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges.
With 25,000 members including uniformed service members, government civilians, private sector engineers and related professionals, and members of academia, SAME offers professional and personal development, networking and community involvement to individuals of all ages committed to contributing to our National Security, by leading a collaborative and focused coalition of organizations that creates opportunities to address and resolve issues that enhance our national security posture.
SAME and its 105 Posts in the United States and abroad offers members a wide network of support that includes a vast array of education, training, networking and business opportunities.
Held each May, the SAME Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo is the premier education and training conference for engineers and related professionals working in the A/E/C industry and focused on developing solutions that benefit national security, including uniformed service members, federal, state and municipal civilians, and private sector industry firms.
JETC is held at each year at different locations throughout the country and co-hosted by the local SAME Post. JETC also includes several events connected to SAME’s national operations, including the Board of Direction meeting, Society Ball & Awards Gala, and the annual Post Awards Breakfast.
With a focus on energy, the JETC will open discussions on the national security impacts of emerging global energy trends and America’s path to becoming a net energy exporter. The technical skills of SAME members ensures that SAME is positioned to be a catalyst for supporting emerging requirements.