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IISE North-Central Regional Conference

Hosted by South Dakota Mines Rapid City, South Dakota
February 17-18, 2023

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Conference Address

Hotel Alex Johnson

523 6th Street

Rapid City, SD 57701





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For Conference Registration:


The conference cost will be $35 per attendee.

This year's theme:

Creativity and Innovation

This year's theme is Creativity and Innovation, and we are excited to provide an interactive and collaborative conference experience. With workshops and networking opportunities, we will help provide skills and connections to become the next generation of problem solvers, engineers, and entrepreneurs. Please navigate to the other tabs for information regarding the schedule, our amazing speakers, or for any other questions you may have!

Recommended Dress Code:

For conference, we would recommend casual attire (polos, etc.) on Friday, and business casual (dress shirts and dress shoes, etc.) for Saturday. Formal attire is not necessary.

About the Conference

The IISE Hardrock Chapter is excited to invite everyone to join us for an in-person conference. Located  in the eastern foothills of the beautiful Black Hills, South Dakota Mines is just 35 minutes from Mt. Rushmore and an hour from Badlands National Park. With the paper competition, interactive speakers, workshop, visiting local manufacturing facilities, and more, this conference will be one to remember!

Room Reservation at the Hotel Alex Johnson

To reserve a room, you can either contact the Hotel directly by calling (605) 342-1210 and selecting "0" to speak with a front desk agent. The group code for the room block is "IISE23". Alternatively, click the link below.

The cut-off date for the room block is Friday January 27, 2023, so book soon!

Meet Our Sponsors

We want to thank our sponsors for making this event possible!

Platinum Level Sponsorship

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Gold Level Sponsorship

Silver Level Sponsorship

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Bronze Level Sponsorship

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