The Engineering Alumni Awards program was established in 1987 to recognize alumni, faculty and friends of the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and the Engineering Alumni Association for significant contributions to society and the profession. The recipients are honored at the annual engineering alumni awards gala, held each year in June.
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Nominating 2015 Gala Honorees
To nominate next year's honorees for the 2015 Alumni Awards Gala, please click here to download the nomination form.
The 2014 Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala
The 2014 Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala will be held at the Petroleum Club of Houston on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.
Petroleum Club of Houston
800 Bell, 43rd Floor
Houston, TX 77002
The cocktail reception will begin at 6 p.m., with dinner beginning at 7 p.m.
This is a black tie optional event with valet parking.
Guests requiring special accommodations should call 713-743-8693 or email jalexan3 [at] central [dot] uh [dot] edu.
Raymond G. Bailey, Ph.D., P.E. (BSChE '63)
President Exxon Arabian Gulf (retired), Exxon
Randy J. Wester (BSME '89),
Global Director, Subsea Engineering, FMC Technologies
David L. Collins, Sr., P.E. (BSCE '71)
President, PTI, Inc.
Okechukwu A. Ofili (BSME '04)
Project/Design Engineer, FMC Technologies
Ardeshir Tajvari, Ph.D. (BSEE '75, MSEE '80)
President, AmeriCo Energy Resources
Matthew Franchek, Ph.D.
Founding Director of the Subsea Engineering Program
Kenneth E. Tand, P.E. (BSCE '72, MCE '76)
Owner/CEO, Kenneth E. Tand and Associates
How to RSVP for the 2014 Alumni Awards Gala
You may download the full invitation for the gala here.