What is SPEO?

SPEO is a non-profit organization whose members are dedicated to mentoring local minority- and women-owned business enterprise (MBE/WBE) firms in Southwestern Pennsylvania and providing networking and subconsulting opportunities to them.

"We are committed to increasing the opportunities available to MBE/WBE members and prospective engineering and science students."


Join SPEO and help us to mentor and network with minority- and women-owned businesses in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Choose one of our membership levels:

  • Mentor Firms – Small to Large Engineering Firms and Consultants
  • Protégé Firms – MBE/WBE companies
  • Associate/Agency Firms – Government agencies and authorities (or other types of firms who have an interest in supporting our organization)

Upcoming Events

November 10, 2021

2:30 PM

SPEO Training: Holistic Model for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

SPEO Training - Open to all SPEO Members

November 16, 2021

8:00 AM

SPEO Monthly Member Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Engineering Outreach (SPEO) - Hybrid (Option to Attend In-Person or Virtual)

November 17, 2021

5:00 PM

UPMC Networking: Supplier Diversity & Inclusion/Construction & Real Estate

Presby Bed Tower Diverse Construction Vendor Networking/Informational Event

Want to become a member or sponsor?