HI-TEC 2017 - Exhibits

HI-TEC 2017 Virtual Tradeshow


Please visit our 2017 HI-TEC Exhibitors in The Grand America Hotel. Exhibits are located in the Imperial Ballroom. Exhibits are open on Wednesday, July 19, 9:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (with an Exhibitor Reception 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.) and Thursday, July 20, 7:30 a.m. to noon.

For information about exhibiting at HI-TEC, contact Linda Locke (llocke@cord.org).


Booth 402
360 Manufacturing and Applied Engineering ATE Regional Center of Excellence
1500 Birchmont Drive NE, #34
Bemidji, MN 56601
360mn.org
360 is a consortium of 15 colleges led by Bemidji State University that serves advanced manufacturing by offering flexible educational opportunities and promoting manufacturing careers.

Booth 400
Amatrol, Inc.
2400 Centennial Boulevard
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
www.amatrol.com
Amatrol, the world's leader in skills-based, interactive technical learning strives to transform the global workforce one life at a time.

Booth 103
AMTEC: Automotive Manufacturing Technical Education Collaborative
300 North Main Street
Versailles, KY 40383
www.autoworkforce.org
AMTEC, an NSF Center of Excellence, specializes in online mechatronics CBE, assessments and credentialing, career pathways research, and advanced troubleshooting in the Virtual Reality environment.

Booth 104
ATE Central
1210 W. Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706
www.atecentral.net
ATE Central is a free online portal and collection of materials and services dedicated to highlighting the work of the NSF Advanced Technological Education community.

Booth 208
Bio-Link
1855 Folsom Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
www.bio-link.org
The Next Generation National ATE Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences, now in its 19th year, increases the number and diversity of well educated technicians in the workforce. The Center meets the ever-growing needs of a continually evolving and diversifying industry for highly educated technicians.

Booth 409
CA2VES
110 Freeman Hall
Clemson, SC 29634
www.cecas.clemson.edu/cucwd/ca2ves/
The Center for Aviation and Automotive Technology Education using Virtual E-Schools, or CA2VES, provides research-centered resources and evidence-based leadership for community colleges and the broader ATE community by designing and developing state-of-the-art virtual reality-based modules that support automotive and aviation technician education.

Booth 105
Center for Systems Security & Information Assurance (CSSIA)
9000 W. College Parkway
Palos Hills, IL 60465
www.cssia.org
CSSIA is a National Support Center located at Moraine Valley Community College founded in 2003 to expand the pipeline of Cybersecurity professionals.

Booth 102
CyberWatch West
237 W. Kellogg Road
Bellingham, WA 98226
www.CyberWatchWest.org
CyberWatch West links higher education and industry to strengthen our nation's cybersecurity workforce. Funded by an NSF grant, CWW is administered by Whatcom Community College.

Booth 202
DeafTEC/RIT
52 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623
www.deaftec.org
A National Center of Excellence that serves as a resource for teachers and employers with the goal of successfully integrating more deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals in to the STEM technician workforce.

Booth 410
Dell EMC
55 Constitution Boulevard
Franklin, MA 02649
www.education.emc.com/academicalliance/
Dell Technologies is a unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their most important asset, information.

Booth 211
Dynamic Works Institute
237 South Street
Waukesha, WI 53186
www.dynamicinstitute.com
Dynamic Works Institute provides asynchronous (self-paced) and synchronous (live, real-time) online learning, distance learning, and on site learning opportunities/certification programs to professionals and partners.

Booth 200
Edibon-USA, LLC
5805 Blue Lagoon Drive
Miami, FL 33126
www.edibon.com
Edibon designs and manufactures Hi-Tech Trainers for Colleges, Universities and Vocational with SCADA and PID systems & Labview, Engineering for Physics, Electronics, HVAC, Process Control, Chemical, Mechanical, Renewable Energies, Water Environmental.

Booth 206
ETA International
5 Depot Street
Greencastle, IN 46135
www.eta-i.org
ETA International represents electronics professionals with over 80 industry-recognized certifications. ETA accredited certifications, developed by industry experts, align with international standards and confirm both technical knowledge and hands-on skills.

Booth 406
EvaluATE
1903 W. Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
www.evalu-ate.org
EvaluATE provides evaluation webinars, resources, newsletters, and workshops in the pursuit of improving evaluation knowledge and practice in Advanced Technological Education.

Booth 411
Famic Technologies, Inc.
350-999 Cavendish Boulevard
St-Laurent, Quebec H4M 2X5
www.famictech.com
Automation Studio TM is a unique software solution, which offers intuitive design, simulation, and system analysis features for teaching hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical and automation technologies.

Booth 401
Festo Didactic
607 Industrial Way West
Eatontown, NJ 07724
www.labvolt.com
From basic training and technology specific courses to planning control and handling of complex systems, we've created a world of learning tailored to your needs for learning success.

Booth 210
FLATE: Florida Advanced Technological Education Center
10414 E. Columbus Drive
Tampa, FL 33619
www.fl-ate.org
FLATE is the National Science Foundation Center of Excellence for advanced manufacturing, is the go-to organization with best practices and resources supporting Florida's high-skilled manufacturing technician workorce.

Booth 101
Haas Automation, Inc./HTEC
2800 Sturgis Road
Oxnard, CA 93030
www.htecnetwork.org
Haas Automation's HTEC (Haas Technical Education Centers) Program provides CNC Equipment at a discount for High School and Post Secondary Machine Tool Technology Programs.

Booth 306
LASER-TEC: Southeast Regional Center for Laser and Fiber Optics Education
3209 Virginia Avenue
Fort Pierce, FL 34981
www.laser-tec.org
The mission of LASER-TEC is to develop a sustainable pipeline of qualified laser and fiber optic technicians to meet industry needs in the southeastern United States.

Booth 311
National Instruments
11500 North Mopac Expressway
Austin, TX 78759
www.ni.com
NI provides comprehensive academic solutions that deliver engaging, real-world learning experiences to prepare students to “do engineering” in the classroom and in professional practice. Visit us in booth 311 to explore the latest teaching and research tools for circuits, measurements, controls, mechatronics, wireless communications, and student design.

Booth 207
Madison Area Technical College-Create
1701 Wright Street
Madison, WI 53704
www.createenergy.org
The goal of the CREATE-SC is to advance the field of renewable energy and strengthen two-year college renewable energy programs by supporting faculty delivering renewable energy educational programs; establishing renewable energy industry, business, and academic partnerships; promoting renewable energy technician careers and visibility; addressing renewable energy technician knowledge, skills, and competencies; and distributing exemplary renewable energy materials, curricula, and pedagogical practices.

Booth 302
Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC)
901 N. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
www.msscusa.org
The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC), is the nation's leading industry-led training, assessment and certification organization forcused on the core technical competencies needed by the nation's frontline production and material handling workers..

Booth 100
Middle Georgia State University
100 University Parkway
Macon, GA 31206
www.mga.edu
Middle Georgia State University offers online Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Information Technology. Students can enjoy the quality, affordability, flexibility and convenience of attending MGA's online programs.

Booth 307
MNT SIG
9600 College Way N.
Seattle, WA 98103
www.mnt-conference.net
The Micro Nano Technology Special Interest Group is a forum to network, share ideas, and learn from other stakeholders in Micro and Nano Technology Education.

Booth 308
MPEC: Midwest Photonics Education Center
525 Grandview Avenue
Ottumwa, IA 52501
www.midwestphotonics.org
MPEC, an NSF-ATE Regional Center, is working with educational and industry partners to educate students in laser and optics technology with an emphasis in laser safety and materials processing.

Booth 300
MTAB USA Inc.
2018 156th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98007
www.mtabusa.com
MTAB provides advanced manufacturing technology skills training solution including full simulators with certification testing, CNC, Robotics & mechatronics equipment and an engaging curriculum.

Booth 303
NACK Support Center (Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge)
108 Research West
University Park, PA 16802
www.nano4me.org
The NACK National Support Center for Nanotechnology Workforce Development has a mission to provide assistance to existing or developing micro-nanotechnology workforce education programs at post-secondary institutions across the United States.

Booth 204
Nano-Link: Center for Nanotechnology Education
1300 145th Street E.
Rosemount, MN 55068
www.nano-link.org
Nano-Link promotes nanotechnology education at multiple grade levels by providing comprehensive resources for students and educators. We cover nanomaterials, nanobiotechnology and nanoelectronics.

Booth 405
National Center for Supply Chain Automation
2001 Third Street
Norco, CA 92860
www.supplychainautomation.com
The mission of the National Center for Supply Chain Automation (SCA) is to increase the number of highly skilled supply chain technicians to meet the growing national demand.

Booth 310
National Convergence Technology Center
9700 Wade Boulevard #J130
Frisco, TX 75035
www.connectedtech.org
The National Convergence Technology Center mentors and supports colleges in creating IT curriculum, degrees, and certificates; recruiting underserved students; and developing faculty under business leadership.

Booth 107
National CyberWatch Center
301 Largo Road, CAT 129C
Largo, MD 20774
www.nationalcyberwatch.org
National CyberWatch is a consortium of higher education institutions, businesses, and government agencies focused on collaborative efforts to advance Information Security Education and strengthen the national cybersecurity workforce.

Booth 403
National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence
1000 Community College Drive
Louisville, KY 40272
www.geotechcenter.org
The National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence is a collaborative effort between 2-year colleges, universities, and industry to assist in the expansion of a well-qualified geospatial technology workforce.

Booth 404
NBC2: Northeast Biomanufacturing Center and Collaborative

340 Dekalb Pike
Blue Bell, PA 19422
www.biomanufacturing.org
The NBC2 will showcase cutting-edge curricular materials for biomanufacturing education and highlight the online resources for educators and students available on the NBC2 website.

Booth 209
NEATEC
257 Fuller Road
Albany, NY 12203
www.neatec.org
NEATEC is leading the way in developing model programs to serve the workforce development needs of nanotechnology and nanoelectronics businesses in the Northeast.

Booth 304
OP-TEC: National Center for Optics and Photonics Education
316 Kelly Drive
Waco, TX 76710
www.op-tec.org
OP-TEC, an NSF ATE National Center, is working with secondary, postsecondary and industry partners to increase and sustain our nation's capacity to produce laser, optics, and photonics technicians.

Booth 203
RCNGM: Regional Center for Next Generation Manufacturing
271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington, CT 06032
www.nextgenmfg.org
The Regional Center for Next Generation Manufacturing addresses the need for highly-skilled workers in advanced manufacturing by partnering both educators and students with industry.

Booth 111
SC ATE Center: South Carolina ATE Center of Excellence
2715 West Lucas Street
Florence, SC 29501
www.scate.org
SC ATE National Center: Links educators to low-cost/no-cost professional development, a compendium of research on technician education, and a "build-your-own" recruitment video tool for technician and STEM Education.

Booth 109
SC ATE Mentor-Connect
2715 W Lucas Street
Florence, SC 29501
www.mentor-connect.org
Mentor-Connect: Leadership Development and Outreach for ATE designed to broaden the impact of the NSF ATE program through mentoring and knowledge transfer for technician education advancement among the nation's two-year colleges.

Booth 408
SCME: Southwest Center for Microsystems Education
800 Bradbury Drive SE #235
Albuquerque, NM 87106
www.scme-support.org
"As a support center, SCME offers professional development and educational resources to excite and engage students in the field of microsystems technology."

Booth 305
SHINE: Seattle's Hub for Industry-driven Nanotechnology Education
9600 College Way N.
Seattle, WA 98103
www.seattlenano.org
Seattle's Hub for Industry-driven Nanotechnology Education (SHINE) provides students, and educators with state-of-the-art skills and resources to create a strong and successful nanotechnician workforce.

Booth 301
Simtronics
PO Box 38
Little Silver, NJ 07739
www.simtronics.com
Simtronics Corporation proivdes Operator Training Simulators (OTS) for the Process Industries and the Educational Institutions that train Operators and Technicians.

Booth 309
Skilled Workers Get Jobs: Appalachian Impact
340 Victoria Road
Asheville, NC 28801
www.abtech.edu
A National Science Foundation project dedicated to recruiting and retaining women in STEM majors.

Booth 205
SMART Center: Southeast Maritime and Transportation Center
1800 College Crescent, H-140
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
www.maritime-technology.org
The Southeast Maritime and Transportation (SMART) Center is an NSF ATE Center focusing on the maritime and transportation industry to create a prepared, sustainable workforce.

Booth 201
Tooling U-SME
3615 Superior Avenue, E,
Cleveland, OH 44144
www.toolingu.com
Tooling U-SME, a division of SME, delivers competency-based learning and development solutions to manufacturing, including Fortune 500 manufacturing companies and educational institutions.

Booth 106
Utah STEM Action Center
60 E. South Temple Suite850
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
stem.utah.gov
The Utah STEM Action Center is a state government organization dedicated to prioritizing STEM education in order to ensure development of the future workforce.

Booth 407
Weld-Ed
1005 North Abbe Road
Elyria, OH 44035
www.weld-ed.org
Weld-Ed strives to improve the quality of education and training services to address the hiring and professional development needs of the welding industry.