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2019 Mechatronics Summit for Educators
November 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
AET Labs is very pleased to announce our first annual Mechatronics Summit for Educators!
With the advent of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) upon us, mechatronics and robotics are quickly becoming highly-sought-after skills in the modern automated manufacturing environment. To successfully prepare students for these in-demand career paths, it’s essential for instructors to possess a solid understanding of Industry 4.0 and the complex systems that fuel it.
Please join us on November 14th at EDCO Collaborative from 8:30-3:00 for this timely summit featuring lively discussion, enlightening presentations and demonstrations from industry leaders, updates from the educational community, and much more.
8:30 – 9:00 Tony Oran, Festo, Keynote Speaker
9:00-9:30 FIPC and NC3 Certifications
10:00-10:30 Festo BioTech Engineer Guest Speaker
10:30-11:00 MPS hands-on activity
11:00-12:00 Robotics presentation and activity
1:00-1:30 SkillsUSA discussion
1:30-2:30 SkillsUSA Mechatronics hands-on activity
2:30-3:00 Q&A and closing remarks, depart
Who should attend: Instructors from Mechatronics, Pre-Engineering, Electronics Technology, Robotics & Automation programs and CTE Directors.
There is no cost to attend, however, registration is appreciated for planning purposes.
Whether you’re or a seasoned instructor or just dipping your toe into Industry 4.0, you won’t want to miss this event!