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University-Industry Relations Roundtable

The purpose of the University-Industry Relations Roundtable (UIRR) is to foster communication between our university network and the steel industry. The committee's objective is to increase the number of professors teaching a steel-related curriculum, and to increase the number of students interested in a career in the steel industry. To get involved or register for an upcoming meeting, contact Lori Wharrey +1.724.814.3044.

This committee meets twice each year at AISTech and MS&T.
 

Upcoming Meeting:

The next meeting will be held in conjunction with MS&T17 in Pittsburgh, PA., USA, Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel

AIST Foundation University-Industry Relations Roundtable
Monday, 9 October 2017 (in conjunction with MS&T17)
Renaissance Hotel
10:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Pittsburgh, Pa., USA

We welcome your participation at this roundtable to foster communication between our university network and the steel industry. The objective is to increase the number of professors teaching a steel-related curriculum, and to increase the number of students interested in a career in the steel industry.

Your ideas and suggestions would be welcome!

 

Past Meetings:

Monday, 8 May 2017 • 11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
In conjunction with AISTech 2016 in Nashville, Tenn., USA
Omni Hotel, Cumberland Room

 

Monday, 8 May • Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 24 October 2016 • Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 16 May 2016 • Pittsburgh, Pa., USA

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 5 October 2015 • Columbus, Ohio, USA

Monday, 4 May 2015 • Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Workforce Development Through Simulation and Visualization
Michigan Tech Update – Paul Sanders – Kent D. Peaslee Junior Faculty Award
Texas State University Update – Laura N. Bartlett – Kent D. Peaslee Junior Faculty Award
Carnegie Mellon University  Update – FeMET Design Grant 2015

Monday, 13 October 2014 • Pittsburgh, Pa., USA

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 28 October 2013 • Montreal, Que., Canada

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 6 May 2013 • Pittsburgh, Pa., USA

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 8 October 2012 • Pittsburgh, Pa., USA

Meeting Minutes

Monday, 6 May 2012 • Atlanta, Ga., USA

Meeting Minutes

UIRR Resources

►Michigan Tech Plant Tour Bus Trip Survey
►Michigan Tech Update – Paul Sanders – Kent D. Peaslee Junior Faculty Award
►Update on Steel Related Programs and Increasing Student Participation
►Internship Survey Results
►I-U Survey
►2008 Employment Survey Results
►Recruiting Strategies
►Endowed Professor Notes
►Professor Endowments
►Educational Videos
►Co-Op / Internship Opportunities Presentation
►Michigan Tech Steel Plant Trip Presentation
►Michigan Tech Students Visit Steel Mill – ArcelorMittal R&D and Indiana Harbor
►Manufacturing Skill Standards Council – Neil Reddy