2017 Company Tours

Tours are closed. Please check back in Summer of 2018 for more or less the company tours. 

Here is what was offered in SASENC2017:

TourTimeCapacity LimitOther Requirements 
Northrop Grumman

8:30am – 11:30am
(Meet at Hotel Lobby at 8:00am | Breakfast will be Provided)

100  

Collegiate Conference Registration
18+ Years Old
3.25+ GPA
Current US Passport or an Original Birth Certificate for Proof of Citizenship at Entrance
Expired Documents are Unacceptable
Copies are Unacceptable

Details
Exelon
ComEd Substation

9:00am  5:00pm
(Meet at Hotel Lobby at 8:30am)

30  

Collegiate Conference Registration
Major(s): Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Nuclear Engineering
US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)
Dress Requirement: Business Casual along with Flat Shoes with Rubber Soles

Details
GE Healthcare 

12:00pm – 2:00pm
(90 min Tour and 30 min for Q&A | Meet at Hotel Lobby at 11:00am)

45

Collegiate Conference Registration
18+ Years Old

3.0+ GPA
Dress Requirement: Flat Shoes or No-Heel Shoes

US Work Authorization (US Citizen or Permanent Resident)
Resume Submission Required Ahead of Time


Details

Northrop Grumman

As the 5th largest defense contractor in the world, Northrop Grumman has long since been a leader in the aerospace and defense industry. Attendees will get a rare chance to visit the Northrop Grumman's Rolling Meadows Factory and walk through five different production and assembly lines, most notably the Viper Laser (the lightest infrared countermeasure device on the market - designed to protect aircrafts from heat seeking missiles), the LITENING system (a combat proven, self-contained, multi-sensor targeting and surveillance system) and the world's ONLY 360 degree, spherical situational awareness system - the Electro-Optical Distributed Aperture System (EO-DAS).

Exelon

Feel the Energy! | Take a Tour of a ComEd Substation

Join Exelon Corporation for a tour of one of ComEd’s, an Exelon Company, electrical substations! This tour will give you the opportunity to gain insights into our electrical infrastructure that supports the nation’s third largest metropolitan region. You’ll learn about some of the innovative ways ComEd is enhancing our energy grid and how the talents and skill sets you possess can help create a safer and more reliable future. With over 6,600 employees, ComEd serves approximately 4 million customers covering 11,400 square miles of service with over 90,000 miles of transmission and distribution lines, 1,300 substations and 1.3 utility poles. ComEd is one of the largest electric utility companies in the nation that is built around a network of talent that stems emergency responders to line-workers to engineers to substation and fleet mechanics to scientists and beyond.

GE Healthcare

The Arlington Heights site is part of GE Healthcare Life Sciences business.  It manufactures radiopharmaceutical drugs used in the detection and diagnosis of certain diseases on SPECT / Nuclear Imaging equipment. Site’s main products are DaTscan and AdreView imaging agents, as well as variety of products with isotopes of Iodine, Thallium, and Indium.  The tour will highlight the cyclotron particle accelerators, as well as bulk material processing and final product processing.

 

 

SASENC2017-Company-Tour-Promotional-Graphic