The Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC) is
in its 52nd year of operation as a non-profit, umbrella organization representing ~30
engineering, science and technical societies in the Quad City area with approximately 5,000 associated
Our Mission is "To Promote and
support engineering, science, and technical professionals and
associated societies in Quad City Region and To Encourage and
support students to study in STEM
(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
We are actively seeking new society members as well as additional corporate sponsors
and donors to help support our mission.
We annually sponsor, promote and
support events such as:
Sign Up for our
League (FLL) Challenge Kickoff Saturday, September 26
from 8:30 AM until 12:05 PM.
Sept. 30 STEM Teachers Night Out Event at Moline High School.
for area STEM Teachers, School Administration & key STEM
Stakeholders to collaborate and share information & ideas and see
local STEM education facilities. Pizza and pop provided by the QCESC
6:00 PM with
an optional tour after the meeting. Pre-registration is required.
October 3rd 8am-6pm CornCon: for adults: QC Security
Conference; for kids: Kids Hacker Camp
View Flyer* Register at Website:
Nov. 7 Quad Cities STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art
and Math) Festival.
Interactive style conference for youth in grades 3-8 from 8:00 AM - Noon
at Western Illinois University Quad City Campus.
Link to further information and registration
Applications for John Deere grants are still be accepted for new and
returning FIRST Robotic Teams for Junior FIRST LEGO League (K-3
graders), FIRST Tech Challenge (7-12), and FIRST Robotics
Competition (9-12) teams. More
information and grant application