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AFE Silicon Valley Chapter 39, works closely with all of its student chapters to provide technical facilities engineering and manufacturing information and technology.  In addition to career information and industry networking opportunities.  The students are invited to participate in monthly technical seminars (lunch and learns).

AFE is committed to provide a unique and valuable experience for any engineering student interested in the field of Facilities Engineering and management.  Silicon Valley Chapter 39 provides on Campus visits with Facility engineering professionals to discuss industry technical topics and potential career opportunities with the students.

AFE Silicon Valley is known for its annual Day with a Facilities Professional (DWFP). The 2017 event will be its 55th year. At DWFP student members spend a day with a facilities professional learning about the profession and the industry.

Comments from students who participated in Day with a Facilities Professional:

“You can’t learn everything in the classroom…we met many alumni who explained how much is learned on the job”

“Definitely a good exposure into the real world…recommend this event for everyone”

“I went from knowing nothing this morning to feeling that I could definitely choose facilities as a career”

Click here to view recent DWFP event
Click here to apply for student membership online now.

For more information contact your on campus AFE club advisor:

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo 
Karen Bangs
(805) 756-6210
krbangs@calpoly.edu

San Jose State University
Nicole Okamoto
(408) 924-4054
nicole.okamoto@sjsu.edu

Or AFE #39 College Liaison:
Stan Nakaso
408-742-8084
stan.nakaso@lmco.com