Program

MSE Industrial Affiliates: WIMSEA

Wisconsin Idea: Materials Science and Engineering Affiliates
Student chair, Nick Trocinski: trocinski@wisc.edu

Next WIMSEA Meeting:  Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 (Reception Thursday, Nov. 6)


THE MISSION of WIMSEA is to promote
university outreach, industry participation in university research and education, and networking among individuals and companies in materials-related fields.

INDUSTRY PARTNERS RECEIVE 
  • Early access to students, 
  • Opportunities to work with and mentor students,
  • Access to the newest instrumentation and research,
  • The opportunity to help guide the future of Materials education and research at UW Madison.     

Participation costs 50$ to cover expenses and a day of your time! There is no registration fee for students or staff!


TENTATIVE PROGRAM

  THURSDAY, November 6

    6:00-8:00 pm       To be determined (Joint Undergraduate Advisory Board and Industrial Advisory Panel to                               WIMSEA)
   
  
  FRIDAY, November 7  265 MS&E

    8:30-9:00 am      Bagels and coffee


    9:00-9:10           Introductions -- Don Stone

    9:10-9:40           New Student Organizations:

                            NACE (National Association of Corrosion Engineers) -- Dylan Clark
                            WSIE (Wisconsin Students for Invention and Entrepreneurship) -- Vincent Ruedinger

    10:00-10:45       Giving students the skills they need: Prof. Padma Gopalan

    10:45-11:00       Support for Undergraduate Education: Aaron Mullins, development officer

    11:00-noon       Senior Thesis Presentations

    12:00-1:00         Lunch

    1:00-3:00          To be determined (Joint Undergraduate Advisory Board and Industrial Advisory Panel to                               WIMSEA)

    3:00-4:00            Department Tea

   
4:00-5:00            Visitors are encouraged to meet with individual faculty and surrounding students after                                  the end of formal activities!