Posts Tagged with ‘technology’
November 4, 2015
On November 4, Skokie will host the Smart Manufacturing Summit. The event will feature local business leaders in a discussion of smart manufacturing technologies, trends, software, workforce development, training, and more. There will be speakers, networking opportunities, and refreshments. Nov 4 Illinois Science and Technology Park 8045 Lamon Avenue Skokie, IL 60077 2pm – 6pm […]
October 12, 2015
The Made in Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology Expo provides an excellent opportunity to “connect, collaborate, and cultivate” with local manufacturers from a variety of industries. October 12 1pm – 5:30pm Elk Grove High School 500 W. Elk Grove Blvd. Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 Registration is now open. Click here for more information and to register.
August 7, 2015
McHenry County businesses, McHenry County College, the Workforce Network, and area high schools are collaborating on a number of initiatives to help build opportunity throughout the community. These are designed to prepare the community for the future, educating students on STEM and technology, which will help fill the skills gap. Some of the initiatives include: dual […]
August 6, 2015
Google, City Colleges of Chicago, Chicago Public Library, and Northern Illinois University were among 20 partner organizations that recently hosted the Chicago Geek Street Festival. The event was developed to introduce kids to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) fields. 5,000 kids participated in activities focused on exciting new technologies, such as virtual reality, […]
July 21, 2015
Richland Community College recently hosted GO!, a girls-only summer camp that gave local girls the opportunity to learn about science, technology and robotics. Click here to read the full article and watch the video.
July 16, 2015
Quincy residents recently had the opportunity to attend a demonstration and informational session on drone technology at John Wood Community College. Farmers, law enforcement, and emergency management officials learned about the technology and how it could benefit a variety of industries. Click here to read the full article.
June 22, 2015
On June 22-24, Elgin Community College (ECC) will be hosting the Second Biannual International Forum on Globalizing Technology Education. The event, co-sponsored by ECC and Rongzhi College of Chongqing Technology and Business University in China, will feature speakers and discussions on business and trade between the US and Asia. Registration fee is $50. June 22-24 Building E 1700 […]
May 14, 2015
IndustryWeek is introducing a new trade show that will showcase the next wave of technologies and capabilities for manufacturing. The Manufacturing and Technology Conference and Expo will take place May 3-5, 2016 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The event will feature 3D printing, advanced robotics, big data, integrated supply chains, […]
May 6, 2015
The International Pharmaceutical Expo (INTERPHEX) 2015 recently took place in New York City. The event brings industry leading companies together to showcase the latest innovations in pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical technology and manufacturing. Highlights included new rotary press technology, flexible isolator systems, 3D printing, tablet presses, new apps for Smart Glasses, and the new Portable, Continuous, […]
May 1, 2015
St Louis, MO recently hosted over 18,000 students, aged 6 – 18, from all over the world to compete in the FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Championship. FIRST is a non-profit organization that seeks to inspire interest in science and technology among young participants. The FIRST Championship was held at various […]