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Calling Robotic Experts 147

Longevity Industries, (, producer of a podcast called the destiny of manufacturing; is searching for experts in smart manufacturing, iiot and robotics currently for a 5 year look into the future. If you have insight into these areas and would like to participate. Please contact Dean Phillips, ...

Added by Dean Phillips Blog SME Connect Blog 12/19/2018
5 Things For December 146

News Items You May Have Missed - Alaska DOT using polystyrene on roadbed The Al Department of Transportation is using expanded polystyrene as insulation on 50 miles of the 414-mile road through the Alaskan wilderness. The material will help maintain the temperature and stability of the permafrost and raise the road above the flood level. New scanner ...

Added by Carol Tower Blog SME Connect Blog 12/13/2018
Two Leaders In U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Join ORNL 141

SME is happy to announce that two SME members, and leaders in U.S. manufacturing innovation, 2018 SME President Thomas Kurfess, PhD, FSME, PE, and Scott Smith, PhD, FSME, are joining the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory to support its pioneering research in advanced manufacturing. Kurfess and Smith’s expertise in control ...

Added by Dianna Helka Blog SME Connect Blog 11/29/2018
Giving Tuesday Is Nov. 27: Please Help Support The SME Education Foundation 134

The SME Education Foundation supports and serves educators, students and communities. From scholarships available across the country to the SME PRIME Schools initiative, you can help sustain this commitment.  Manufacturing is becoming increasingly connected, automated and intelligent, marking a new industrial revolution. ...

Added by Dianna Helka Blog SME Connect Blog 11/26/2018