UTEP’s 5th Annual Systems Engineering Day was held in collaboration with the Green Energy Manufacturing Leadership Workshop Series by the U.S. Department of Education. Event theme – Innovative Green Systems of Systems – is relevant to the ongoing and future development of green systems of systems, as well as addressing the challenges in this field to create opportunities for innovation in the green area. Our academic work at UTEP is directed not only toward better educational experiences, but also towards being more responsive, adaptive and flexible to the student’s needs of El Paso - Cd. Juarez region. This annual event is important to develop the leadership skills amongst the students and strengthen the interactions and collaboration efforts between academia, government and industry.