2011 NAE Annual Meeting

Post Meeting
June 13, 2017 AT 09:37 AM
1331 Pennsylvania, Avenue, NW Washington DC 20004
  • Jeanne VanBriesen
    Center for Water Quality in Urban Environment Systems, Carnegie Mellon University
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  • Charles M. Vest
    National Academy of Engineering

    Charles M. Vest was President Emeritus of the National Academy of Engineering and President Emeritus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Dr. Vest earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from West Virginia University in 1963, and M.S.E. and PhD degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan in 1964 and 1967 ...

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  • Armando Fox
    University of California
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  • Dr. Irwin M. Jacobs
    Qualcomm Incorporated



    Irwin Mark Jacobs received the B.E.E. degree in 1956 from Cornell University and the M.S. and Sc.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1957 and 1959, respectively.


    On July 1, 1985, Dr. Jacobs became a founder and the ...

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Annual meeting of NAE Members included both public and private sessions including The Public Forum Making Things: 21st Century Manufacturing and Design which was videotaped.  Watch the video here.


Sunday, October 16, 2011  
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Member Activities
12:00 Noon - 5:30 p.m. Public Program
  Chair's Remarks
Irwin Jacobs
  President's Address (Read the Transcript here)
Charles M. Vest
  Induction Ceremony for the NAE Class of 2011
  Presentation of the Founders and Arthur M. Bueche Awards
Bernard M. Gordon Prize Recipient Lecture
  Armstrong Endowment for Young Engineers
Gilbreth Lecturers

Water Infrastructure in a Digital Age
Jeanne VanBriesen, professor of civil and environmental engineering and director, Center for Water Quality in Urban Environment Systems, Carnegie Mellon University

The Potential of Cloud Computing: Opportunities and Challenges
Armando Fox, adjunct associate professor at the University of California, Berkeley and a co-founder of the Berkeley Reliable Adaptive Distributed Systems Laboratory
  Distinguished Lecture
Arunava Majumdar
Director, Advanced Research Projects Agency -Energy
U.S. Department of Energy
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5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Reception
Monday, October 17, 2011  
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Registration
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. NAE Business Session (Members only)
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Making Things: 21st Century Manufacturing and Design
  Watch the Making Things Video
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Member Lunch Activities
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Section Meetings (Members, Keck Center of the National Academies and J.W. Marriott)
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