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Conference Schedule


Time Event

8:30–9 a.m.

Continental Breakfast is served

Action Suite, TRTR 4202

9 a.m.


Welcome & Introduction of Keynote Speaker

Alyssa Hiburn, Communications Representative, Aeronautics, Lockhead martin Corporation

9:15 a.m.


Keynote: The Future of Engineering

Duane Cuttrell, Director of Engineering and Technology Operations, Lockheed Martin Corporation

9:45–10:10 a.m. Mingle and Break Time

10:15–10:45 a.m.


Breakout Session 1A: From Word Outline to PowerPoint 
TREF 7336

Tyson McMillan, Ph.D.

Breakout Session 1B: Applying Math in the Real World (Data Science) 
Action B, TRTR 4216

Keith Emmert, Ph.D.

 10:15-11:15 a.m.


Breakout Session 1C: Oxford Nanoport DNA Sequencing Applications in Forensics 
Action C, TRTR 4212

Roxanne Zascavage, Ph.D.

11–11:30 a.m.


Breakout Session 2A: The Importance of Undergraduate Research
Power, TRTR 4012

Christopher Higgins, Ph.D.

Breakout Session 2B: Today's Learning Technology Tools and How to become Workforce Ready
Trinity Point, TRTR 4050

Pearson Education Team

11 a.m.-Noon


Breakout Session 2C: Hour of Code
TREF 7336

Tyson McMillan, Ph.D.

11:30 a.m.-Noon


Breakout Session 2D: Opportunities in Chemistry, Physics and Geoscience Research
Connect, TRTR 4102

Arthur A. Low, Ph.D.

Noon-12:20 p.m.

Lunch is served

Action A, TRTR 4202

Sponsors & Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Alyssa Hilburn

12:40 p.m.


My Career as an Engineer

Don Kinard, Ph.D., Lockheed Martin Fellow, Lockheed Martin Corporation

1:20-2:20 p.m.

Breakout Session 3A: Business Insights Panel Action B, TRTR 4216

Breakout Session 3B: Production and Distribution of Water from Stream to Tap
Action C, TRTR 4212

Fort Worth Water Department

2:30-5 p.m.

Film Screening of Hidden Figures
Energy Auditorium, TRTR 4008

Updated October 09, 2017