After a four year hiatus, Innovation Connect is reconvening meetings.
If you are interested in hosting an Innovation Connect meeting at your facility in or around Lincoln, or would like to discuss Innovation Connect, please contact Ryan Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (402) 416.6108 or Pat Haverty at email@example.com (402) 436.2379.
WHO: Attendees range from owners and engineering leads of established and early stage manufacturing companies, software & hardware engineering firms, funding program managers, and UNL faculty inventors, start-up founders, and administrators involved with tech commercialization and university-industry collaborations.
WHY: Innovation Connect’s primary goal is to facilitate communication and collaborations toward the development of new technologies and products by leveraging the Lincoln manufacturing and business communities and university resources. Our quarterly meetings are intended to create dialogue about ongoing innovation, business challenges, applications of research, and fostering B2B and university industry collaboration.
Innovation Connect Meeting – No cost to attend, lunch is provided.
11:15 to 11:25 a.m. – Networking
11:25 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Structured Meeting
12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Tour (Optional)
WHEN: February 14, 2019
WHERE: Hexagon Lincoln
Program will feature:
Hexagon Lincoln will provide an overview and tour of their ever expanding operations. A global leader in the industry for all-composite Type 4 cylinders, Hexagon operates one of the world’s most-advanced facilities for designing,testing and manufacturing high-pressure composite cylinders.
Due to the nature of Hexagon’s business, you will be required to read and sign a Visitor’s Acknowledgment & Agreement, as well as provide a picture ID. A copy will be made of your ID for Hexagon’s records will be made at time of check-in.
11:15 a.m. – Networking
11:25 a.m. – Lunch Served
11:30 a.m. – Welcome
11:35 a.m. – Carl Nelson – Professor, Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Carl will present a sampling of several research projects related to robotics, automation, and material handling, and provide insights on how the underlying principles can be applied in various application domains.
12:05 p.m. – Hexagon
A global leader in the industry for all-composite Type 4 cylinders, Hexagon operates one of the world’s most-advanced facilities for designing, testing and manufacturing high-pressure composite cylinders. Hexagon Lincoln will provide an overview and tour of their ever expanding operations.
12:25 p.m. – Program Concludes
12:30 p.m. – Optional Hexagon tour departs
If you are interested in hosting a future meeting, please contact us by one of the following:
Website: Connect With Us
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