Hispanic employees of the United States Patent and Trademark Office contribute to innovation and entrepreneurship, and continue to make tremendous contributions to the progress and prosperity of our nation.

Leading Hispanics in STEM

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers is the nation’s largest association dedicated to fostering Hispanic leadership in the STEM field.

We’re closing the gap between Hispanics and STEM.

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) raises awareness, provides access, and prepares Hispanic students and professionals to become leaders in the STEM field. Our members are driving innovation, the global economy, and a prosperous Hispanic community.

News Around the Office

Tuesday, November 16, 2021, from 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST –
SHPE-USPTO General Body Meeting

Getting back on track. Introducing the new E-board, Briefly go over the website, Membership updates, Changes over the last year, etc.

Thursday, October 14, 2021, at 2:00 PM EST
HHM Event with “Excelencia” in Education
Q&A Panel discussion with the Co-founders of “Excelencia” in Education, Deborah Santiago and Sarita E. Brown. The event will be virtual, all conducted through WebEx.

Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at 1:30 PM EST –
HHM Flagship Event with Dr. Ana Muñoz-Gonzalez
The theme for this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month event is “Esperanza: A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage and Hope”, and our esteemed speaker, Dr. Ana Muñoz-Gonzalez, will be talking in reference to the theme and fielding your questions. The event will be virtual, all conducted through WebEx.