Engineering Technology Education in the United States

Engineering Technology Education Workshop Agenda

National Academy of Sciences building, West Court, 2101 Constitution Ave, NW, Washington. Space is limited and registration is required.

December 2, 2014
08:00 AM – 08:30 AM
Registration and Continential Breakfast
08:30 AM – 08:45 AM
Welcome and Comments from the Sponsor
Ron Latanision, Exponent
Susan Singer, Division of Undergraduate Education, Directorate for Education and Human Resources, National Science Foundation
08:45 AM – 09:30 AM
Keynote Address
Rep. Paul Tonko (D-NY), US House of Representatives
09:30 AM – 09:45 AM
09:45 AM – 10:15 AM
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Panel: Student Reflections on Engineering Technology Education
Chris Cutter, Novellis
Raven Poux, Camden Community College
Brandi Rearden, Georgia Power
Jason Bauer, Brenner Aero
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Lunch and Table Discussions
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Guest Speaker
Matthew B. Crawford, Author of Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work, University of Virginia
12:45 PM – 01:30 PM
01:30 PM – 02:30 PM
Panel: Opportunities and Challenges Facing Employers and Educators
George Parker, Boeing
Verna Fitzsimmons, Kansas State University
Douglas H. Handy, Baltimore County Public Schools
Nick Wilson, Morrison Container Handling Solutions
02:30 PM – 02:45 PM
02:45 PM – 03:30 PM
Table Discussions
03:30 PM – 04:00 PM
Plenary Reporting
04:15 PM – 04:30 PM
04:30 PM