Engineers Week Special Event

Movie Screening of Dream Big: Engineering Our World

Sunday, Feb. 18 and Thursday, Feb. 22 | 10:00 a.m. | Buffalo Museum of Science

Monday, Feb. 19 (Presidents' Day) | 3:30 p.m. | UB Student Union Theater

Narrated by Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big: Engineering Our World is a first film of its kind that will transform how we think about engineering.

Join UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences for a special screening of Dream Big, a new film that will transform students’ understanding of engineering and inspire them to learn more about the “E” in STEM.  

About the Film

Dream Big is a HUGE film. Literally. From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small.

With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world’s largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all.

Who Can Attend

This event is open to the public. Elementary, middle, and high school students and their families are encouraged to attend! 

Watch a Preview

Dream Big: Engineering Our World - Official IMAX Trailer - Narrated by Jeff Bridges

This special event is sponsored by UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Engineering Society of Buffalo.

Showing at Two Locations:

Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018 and Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018: Multiple showings, 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Buffalo Museum of Science
1020 Humboldt Pkwy, Buffalo, NY 14211

Registration/Cost: The film can be viewed for free with the purchase of a Buffalo Museum of Science admission. The film will show four times starting at 10:00 a.m., with a short break between each viewing.

Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 (Presidents' Day): 3:30 p.m.

UB Student Union Theater
North Campus, Buffalo, NY 14260

Registration/Cost: There is no cost to attend the UB showing. Free popcorn for attendees! UPDATE: Registration for this event has passed.

Parking Information

Guests may park in faculty/staff parking lots after 3:00 p.m. Check posted signage for details/restrictions. View a map of North Campus.

Event Date: February 19, 2018 at 3:30 PM