iSTEP, the Integrated Student Transition to Engineering/Technology Professional program, provides students, industry professionals, and IEEE leaders the opportunity to share career experiences at one venue. Learn how IEEE can shape your future, and provide career development tools to help you succeed, at our iSTEP mini-conference listed below. Attend and glean wisdom from local industry and IEEE leaders in mentoring breakout sessions where they can help you navigate through the professional world to realize your aspirations.

The iSTEP event will be held on October 16, 2013 at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ.


5:30 PM   Welcome, Refreshments and Networking
6:00 PM Introduction
R. Pellegrino, IEEE Region 1 Southern Area Chair
6:10 PM “IEEE One Voice” Video
6:15 PM Keynote Presentation – Scalability of Your IEEE Membership
Dr. Charles Rubenstein, Past-Director, IEEE Region 1
6:45 PM Introduction of IEEE Organization, Membership Benefits,
GOLD Program and Volunteering Opportunities
R. Pellegrino, IEEE Region 1 Southern Area Chair
7:15 PM Panel Session – Mentoring for Professional Development
8:00 PM Concluding Remarks


This iSTEP event will be held at

Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)
Metropolitan Campus – Teaneck
Muscarelle Center
Room 105
1000 River Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666


Please register for this event at [link]. There is no registration fee, but it is important to register to give an accurate headcount.


Let’s face it, getting from point A to point B is a hassle.  Find your route to this year’s iSTEP by using our travel options below.  You are now free to worry about more important things such as creating the ultimate slip n’ slide in your dorm hallway.


By Car (based on traffic):

From NJIT: http://binged.it/1b1jloH

From Stevens Inst. of Tech.: http://binged.it/1b1jg4m

From everywhere else: http://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=227


By Bus/Train: