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Quick Tips for SketchUp Viewer

Learn how to share your designs in mixed reality in just two minutes! This tutorial on SketchUp Viewer gives you the basics, so you can deliver the wow factor.

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Academia Webinar Series
Explore CAE Technology Used by Professional Engineers

September - November 2020

Would you like to learn how professional engineers simulate automated driving technology, fluid dynamics, advanced engineering materials and more?

Join our complimentary 6-part webinar series where we discuss the latest and available simulation technology and how it applies to the development of modern and future technology.

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NSF ATE Grant Funding:
Opportunities Abound and Mentor-Connect Provides Proposal Development Help

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EST

Acquire the knowledge needed to prepare competitive proposals to the NSF ATE program!

During this webinar, a program officer for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program will explain ATE funding opportunities available to two-year colleges, especially those new to ATE. Mentor-Connect project leaders will follow with specifics about support available to help you prepare a competitive NSF ATE grant proposals (service provided by NSF ATE grants #1501183 & #1840856). The live webinar provides opportunities for audience questions to be answered throughout the broadcast.

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Autonomous Vehicle Development: Digitalization From Chip to City

September 10, 2020 | 2 PM ET

The future success of carmakers no longer depends on chassis and combustion engines. Instead, it depends on autonomous driving and inclusion in mobility-as-a-service offerings.

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Using Virtual Reality for Remote Collaboration

September 15, 2020 | 2 PM ET

Remote meetings are fast becoming a norm in construction due to COVID-19. But screen-shared virtual conferences can be inadequate for design reviews, so some firms are looking to other collaborative tools to get their points across.

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Insulated Metal Panels

The All-In-One Air and Water Barrier

September 23, 2020 ¦ 2 PM EDT

Ideal for both retrofits and new construction as an all-in-one air and water barrier with continuous insulation, roof and wall insulated metal panels deliver a plethora of performance, erection, durability, and aesthetic benefits.

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Future-Proofing Infrastructure Stories

September 24, 2020 | 2 PM ET

Building and public space design is not just about improving the aesthetics of infrastructure, it's extremely important to consider the usability of the building for the inhabitants. The true success of designing a new or retrofit space lies in meeting the users' needs, considering the health and safety of the people, and providing them an enjoyable experience.

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Now Accepting Applications
Mentor Fellows

Apply by 11:59 p.m. EST, September 25, 2020 to be considered for this opportunity!

What is Mentor Fellows?

The Mentor Fellows internship program is an activity of the Mentor-Connect: Leadership Development and Outreach for ATE-2 project (DUE #1840856).

The Mentor Fellows internship prepares new mentors to help new-to-ATE college faculty learn to develop competitive ATE grant proposals and grow as leaders.

Mentor Fellows also supports a purposeful turnover of mentors over time. Previous mentors transition to become special-purpose Mentors for other aspects of mentoring within the Mentor-Connect project.

Mentor Fellows facilitates the involvement of more members of the ATE Community, promotes an infusion of new ideas, and engages new talent for this vital work.

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