ENME

News Story

Whiting-Turner Lectures Kick Off Thursday

Whiting-Turner Lectures Kick Off Thursday

Amy Alving, CTO of SAIC, will speak on March 8 at 5 p.m.
Amy Alving, CTO of SAIC, will speak on March 8 at 5 p.m.

The Spring 2012 Whiting-Turner Business and Entrepreneurial Lecture Series kicks off Thursday, March 8, with SAIC CTO Dr. Amy Alving, who will speak about "Converting Invention into Innovation – Experiences, Opportunities and Open Challenges." The lecture will be webcast.

On April 26, as part of the Clark School's 2012 Engineering Sustainability Workshop, alumnus and Clark School Board of Visitors member Stephen Zaminski (B.S. '86, mechanical engineering) will deliver a Whiting-Turner lecture on "Making Solar Power a Reality in California." Zaminski is founder and CEO of Solar Gen 2 LLC.

Both lectures will take place in the Kay Boardrooms (Rooms 1107-1111) in the Kim Engineering Building. Each starts at 5 p.m. and is preceded by a reception at 4:30 in the hallway outside.

 

 

Related Articles:
Producing New Innovations and Innovators
Washington, D.C., Among Best Technology Start-Up Towns
Campus Legal Center Approved to Prosecute Patents
Maryland is No. 1 for Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Patents, Commercialization to Count Toward Tenure
UM $75K Business Plan Competition Winners Announced
Whiting-Turner Lectures Kick Off October 6
Alum Honored for Entrepreneurial Spirit
UM $75K Business Plan Competition Opens
UMD Announces New Cybersecurity Center

March 5, 2012


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Khaligh, McCluskey receive Boeing funding for more electric aircraft

Larsson Named Associate Editor of AIAA Journal

Super Wood Could Replace Steel

IEEE Prognostics and Health Management StandardPublished by IEEE Reliability Society

Five Mechanical Engineering Graduate Students Named Future Faculty Fellows

Inaugural Energy Innovation Seed Grants awarded

C.D. Mote, Jr. Named a Fellow in the National Academy of Inventors

UMD Researchers Discover Methods to Mediate Membrane-Nanoparticle Interactions

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts