SASE National Conference


Experience #SASENC2019, the largest conference and career fair for Asian Americans in the United States. Join over 3000 attendees and learn from over 15 different workshops, attend company tours, and network with recruiters from 70+ companies to land your dream internship or job opportunity. It's all here at the SASE National Conference & STEM Career Fair. What are you waiting for?




The conference includes:

  • a STEM career fair of 70+ companies recruiting for full-time and internship candidates
  • professional and leadership development workshops
  • networking opportunities with professional scientists and engineers
  • a gala dinner featuring keynote and awards
  • community service to give back to local community 
  • SASEbowl (our collegiate competition), SASEtank (business pitch competition) and SASEhack (cybersecurity competition)
  • presentation of the SASE Awards

Join Asian American leaders across the nation both at the collegiate and professional levels in Pittsburgh, PA.

What to expect

The SASE National Conference and STEM Career Fair 2019 begins Thursday, Oct 10 through Saturday, Oct 12. SASE is excited to host again in the Northeast at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA, and we are anticipating 3,000+ attendees. Not only does SASE host the largest Asian American conference and career fair, but the attendees at the conference are truly top talent.

Prepare to attend so YOU can:

  • INTERACT one-on-one with recruiters interested in hiring Asian Americans, and other ethnicities, in the STEM major fields
  • BE BLOWN AWAY by the caliber of the keynote and all of the 40+ workshop presenters that will be helping attendees develop personal and professional skills
  • ENJOY delicious food at the meal functions while networking with other attendees and hearing about all of the awards presented within the organization
  • PARTICIPATE in our SASEhack (a 24-hour project building event focusing on hands-on technical skill training and demonstration)

You can view our draft 2019 schedule here to get an idea of what you could experience.
Thank you, and we'll see you in Pittsburgh!

Where is Lodging?

CourtyardThe Courtyard Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, PA.
Their address is 945 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222. 

The Drury Inn in downtown Pittsburgh, PA.
Their address is 745 Grant Street Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222. To book the group rate call the reservation line, 800-325-0720 and provide the group block number #2388486. 

Why should I go?

You should attend the SASE conference for three reasons:

1. Professional Development: The conference will feature a full day of workshops, panels and speakers all focused on the interests of Asian heritage students and professionals.
2. Career Opportunities and Jobs: The conference features a large number of employers who want to recruit and hire Asian heritage students and professionals.
3. Networking: Meet other Asian heritage students and professionals in a rich networking opportunity with a whole lot of fun.

Need more reasons to attend? Check out 9 Reasons Why You Should Attend (Any) National STEM Conference article on Buzzfeed to help you make your decision in attending SASENC2019!