HI-TEC: High Impact Technology Exchange Conference HI-TEC: High Impact Technology Exchange Conference
HI-TEC: Educating America's Technical Workforce
HI-TEC: Educating America's Technical Workforce

SCHEDULE

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SUNDAY, July 26

  • 4:00–7:00 p.m.
    Registration

MONDAY, July 27

  • MON 7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
    Registration
  • MON 7:45–8:30 a.m.
    Continental Breakfast (for morning attendees)
  • MON 8:30 a.m.–4:30 a.m.
    Monday All-Day Preconference Workshop and Special Interest Groups

    IT/Cybersecurity SIG MNTeSIG Fiber Optics for Beginners
  • MON 8:30 a.m.–Noon
    Monday Morning Preconference Workshops

    Mapping 2Y Tech Ed Landscape Wine Sensory Evaluation
  • MON 10:00–10:30 a.m.
    Refreshment Break
  • MON Noon–1:00 p.m.
    LUNCH (for afternoon attendees)
  • MON 1:00–4:30 p.m.
    Monday Afternoon Preconference Workshops

    NSF Proposal Writing and Mock Panel Review InnovATEBIO Workshop:
  • MON 2:30–3:00 p.m.
    Refreshment Break

TUESDAY, July 28

  • TUE 7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
    Registration
  • TUE 7:45–8:30 a.m.
    Continental Breakfast
  • TUE 8:30 a.m.–4:30 a.m.
    Tuesday All-Day Preconference Workshop and Special Interest Group

    Laser Safety Officer Training Workshop XXXXXXXXXXX
  • TUE 8:30 a.m.–Noon
    Tuesday Morning Preconference Workshops

    Using Arduino Uno and LabView Developing Cloud Curriculum Python: Not Just for AI Anymore Bitcoins, Blockchains, Smart Contracts
  • TUE 10:00–10:30 a.m.
    Refreshment Break
  • TUE Noon–1:00 p.m.
    Lunch on Your Own
  • TUE 1:00–4:30 p.m.
    Tuesday Afternoon Preconference Workshops

    Competition Across the Curriculum ATE Evaluators Workshop
  • TUE 1:00–5:00 p.m.
    Preconference Industry Tours

    Portland Aerial Tram XXXXXXXXXXX BioTronik/MSEI

WEDNESDAY, July 29

  • WED 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    Registration
  • WED 7:45–8:30 a.m.
    Continental Breakfast
  • WED 8:30–9:45 a.m.
    OPENING AND KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
  • WED 9:45–10:15 a.m.
    Refreshment Break / View Exhibits
  • WED 9:45 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
    Exhibit Hall Open
  • WED 10:15–11:00 a.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Connecting to the NEXUS College Collaboration Industry Impressions XXXXXXXXXXX Engaging Business to Predict the Future Female Cybersecurity Ed Developing Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences Using Nanotechnology
  • WED 11:15 a.m.–Noon
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Pathway to Success: Mentor-Connect Dual Credit High School Photonics Fundamentals Course Revolutionary Effects of Emerging Technology ATE Program PI Survival Guide Modeling SCME Microcantilever Using Solidworks Generative Design in Additive Mfg Certification Pilot Program Coding an Apprenticeship Model for IT
  • WED Noon–1:00 p.m.
    AWARDS LUNCHEON
  • WED 1:15–2:00 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Asynchronous Micro Fabrication How to Create a Diverse Pipeline Employability Skills / IT Biotech Pipeline Female Recruitment for Adv Mfg Ed Data-Driven Proposals Mechatronics, Automation, and Ind 4.0 Tech Ed Automating Alabama’s Future
  • WED 2:15–3:00 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Intro to Bitcoins, Blockchains, Smart Contracts How ATE PIs at HSIs Engage Hispanic Students Soft Skills at NCSC Broadening ATE Impact Building the Pipeline Immersive Hands-on Workshops Cloudification of Curricula Innovative Resources for Cybersecurity and Other STEM
  • WED 3:00–3:45 p.m.
    Refreshment Break
    View Exhibits and Posters

  • WED 3:00–5:30 p.m.
    POSTER SESSIONS

    BETA Skills Integrating PBL Improving the Effectiveness and Accessibility of Technical Courses ACM Just-in-Time Remediation TSTC Onlinr Formative Assessment Addressing the Global Nature of Industry Bioscience Technician Expansion XXXXXXXXXXX Clean Tech ATE Rustproof Adv Mfg and Automation Flexible Delivery Cybersecurity for Adv Mfg Orgs Integrated Wind/Wave Power Sys Data Science Multidisciplinary Simulation Linear/Nonlinear Workflow Convergence Tech Partnering with Mfg USA Inst
  • WED 3:45–4:30 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Productivity Toolkit Data Visualization Projects Explicit Messaging Professional Society Partnerships Automation Technologies Improving the Supply Chain Engaging K-12 Educators in Technology Instruction Engaging the Future Technical Workforce] Working Technicians Tell Their Stories
  • WED 4:30–5:30 p.m.
    Exhibit Hall Reception
    View Posters

THURSDAY, July 30

  • THU 7:30 a.m.–Noon
    Registration Open
  • THU 7:30–8:15 a.m.
    Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
  • THU 7:30 a.m.–Noon
    Exhibit Hall Open
  • THU 8:15–9:00 a.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Certified Technician-Supply Chain Automation Bridging Gaps in Adv Mfg Training Increasing Equity in STEM and CTE with OER Remote Delivery of Hands-on IT Courses Using Zoom Evalu-what? A Crash Course on Evaluation Advancing Tech Ed at Two-Year HSIs Re-envisioning Dual-Enrollment Recruitment Strategies Online Simulation and Visualization Tools for Nanotechnology
  • THU 9:15–10:00 a.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    A New Model for Partnerships Using SBIR/STTR Grants Unique Industry Partnerships Undergraduate Rsrch to Promote Student Engagement in Tech Ed Spatial Perspectives Lidar Technology Community College Student Decision Making About IT Fueling Economic Development with STEM Partnerships Measuring Success of VR Pre-Training for Nanotech
  • THU 10:00–10:30 a.m.
    Refreshment Break / View Exhibits
  • THU 10:30–11:15 a.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Industry Engagement and Eval in Adv Mfg and Eng Tech Micro Nano Tech Ed Center Free Tools for Cybersecurity Using Tech to Address UN SDG NSF Funding Opps Technician Education in Germany Building a CSO or Incubator at Your School New IoT Certificate
  • THU 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Two-Tier Vacuum Tech Enhancing Classroom thru Spiraling Curriculum Impact of iNoVATE Building Connections between Education and Industry Project Update for Cyber Up! Learning Abroad, Learning Together Partnerships for Industry 4.0 Initiating/Maintaining Industry Partnerships
  • THU 12:30–1:30 p.m.
    KEYNOTE LUNCHEON
  • THU 1:45–2:30 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Helping to Close Cybersecurity Workforce Needs Helping Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students Using Social Network Analysis to Evaluate Professional Connectivity Thermal Evaporation System Partnering with Mfg USA Inst Teaching Internet of Things Security Using Raspberry Pi’s Enhancing Student Skills thru Virtual Labs Building Skilled Tech Workforce: Role for Private Colleges?
  • THU 2:30–2:45 p.m.
    Break Refreshments Available
  • THU 2:45–3:30 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Biotechnician Assistant Credentialing Exam Get Creative with K-12 Outreach Strategies LASER-TEC Case Study Win-Win-Win Community Build Cybersecurity Curriculum Development Contextualizing Math in Skilled Trades IoT Activities XXXXXXXXXXX
  • THU 3:45–4:30 p.m.
    CONCURRENT SESSIONS

    Workforce for Biomanufacturing: Role of PPP Successful Scaling Enlightened Education: Implementing Solar Engineering Expand Into Biomedical Engaging Industry: Promoting Equity, Access, and Inclusivity What Is ABET Engineering Technology Accreditation? Art of Negotiation: Self-Advocacy 101
Wednesday Keynote: Laura Chappell Thursday Keynote: Richard Bliss