The campus and community discussion will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. in the High Country Conference Center.
Kevin Gemoets was selected by students as the 2016 Homecoming Dedicatee for his more than 15 years of service on campus.
The facility features the first MakerBot Innovation Center in the West and offers an exciting program that includes 3D design, printing and scanning.
"More than ever, NAU is committed to expanding the boundaries of knowledge to improve lives," Cheng said.
NAU ranked No. 42 on the publication's annual list of engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor's or master's.
The center demonstrates the university's ongoing commitment to Yavapai County and expanding opportunities across the region.