Student Innovation and Design Day

This event is an opportunity to showcase cutting-edge solutions to engineering challenges and commercial and social needs. Undergraduate and graduate students, student teams, student organizations, and faculty members are invited to present engineering innovations and development projects to the College of Engineering community, industry representatives, local entrepreneurs, current and prospective students, potential investors and employers, and more!

The virtual Design Day awards ceremony were held on April 28th at 4:00 pm EDT via Zoom at which time we recognized winners and runners-up from each department.


Poster information

This is an opportunity to display your work to the entire Wayne State University community, so please pay attention to detail when creating your content. Be sure to use spelling/grammar check and to include quality images. Posters will be printed in portrait format (24"36").

Video information

To aid the judges, participants are strongly encouraged to submit a 2-minute video that addresses the following questions. Please note that the video is optional.

  • What problem are you solving?
  • How does your product solve the problem?
  • Why is this important?