PHONE: (313) 593-5644
DATE: May 18, 2005
College of Engineering and Computer Science hosts industry on 'Tech Day'
DEARBORN---Research projects that have been conducted by University
of Michigan-Dearborn College
of Engineering and Computer Science faculty members along with industry
partners will be highlighted at Technology
Day 2005 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 6 in the Engineering
Complex and Engineering Laboratory Building.
A groundbreaking also will take place that morning for the College of
Engineering and Computer Science's 46,000 gross square feet building
addition that will house the campus's Institute for Advanced Vehicle
Systems, dedicated laboratories and engineering classrooms.
Technology Day, which is open to invited guests, is sponsored by the
campus's Henry W. Patton Center for Engineering Education and Practice
Sen. Carl Levin and David Hollister, director of the Michigan Department
of Labor and Economic Growth, will speak at the event.
A poster session and paper presentations will showcase the collaborative
projects of faculty and industry partners in the campus's Professional
Education Center Building, and demonstrations will take place in the laboratories
on the first floor of the Engineering Complex. Student projects also will
be displayed in various parts of the buildings.
Many collaborating companies and corporate sponsors including automotive
OEMs, automotive suppliers and non-automotive companies are participating
in the event.