Calendar

Apr
19
Tue
Chemical Synthesis & Materials Research Focus Group – Margarita Herrera-Alonso @ Scott Laboratory East 125
Apr 19 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Apr 19th, 2016 Margarita Herrera-Alonso John Hopkins TBA Bong

Source: https://chemistry.osu.edu/seminars/rfg2

Apr
20
Wed
Chemical Synthesis & Materials Research Focus Group – Aaron Sadow @ Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry 130
Apr 20 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Wed, Apr 20th, 2016 at 12:15 PM in CBEC 130 Aaron Sadow Iowa State University TBA Goldberger

Source: https://chemistry.osu.edu/seminars/rfg2

Apr
26
Tue
Chemical Synthesis & Materials Research Focus Group – Emily Pentzer @ Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry 130
Apr 26 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Apr 26th, 2016 at 12:15 PM in CBEC 130 Emily Pentzer Case Wester Reserve University TBA Mattson

Source: https://chemistry.osu.edu/seminars/rfg2

May
2
Mon
Chemical Synthesis & Materials Research Focus Group-Marc Porter @ 2015 McPherson Chemical Laboratory
May 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
May 2nd, 2016 at 4:10 PM in 2015 MP Marc Porter University of Utah TBA Dutta

https://chemistry.osu.edu/seminars/rfg2

May
3
Tue
Chemical Synthesis & Materials Research Focus Group – Daniel Seidel @ 2015 McPherson Chemical Laboratory
May 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
May 3rd, 2016 at 4:10 PM in 2015 MP Daniel Seidel Rutgers University TBA Mattson

Source: https://chemistry.osu.edu/seminars/rfg2

May
10
Tue
2016 OSU Materials Week @ Blackwell Hotel and Conference Center
May 10 @ 3:00 pm – May 13 @ 1:00 pm

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OSU Materials Week is the annual showcase of materials-allied research at The Ohio State University and beyond. For full schedule: http://imr.osu.edu/seminarsandevents/materials-week/

2016 OSU Materials Week will be held May 10-13, 2016 at the Blackwell Inn and Conference Center on Ohio State’s Columbus campus.

 

Technical and cross cutting sessions will focus on the latest advances in the full spectrum of materials innovation that continues a special focus on sustainability from last year’s highly successful conference. Session topics will include:

 

  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Materials
  • Nanotechnology in Medicine
  • Topological Materials
  • Sustainable Materials
  • Advanced Structures and Light weighting
  • Energy Harvesting and Storage
  • Simulation and Data Analytics
  • Materials Education for the 21st Century
May
11
Wed
Chemical Synthesis & Materials Research Focus Group – Milton Smith @ Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry 130
May 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
May 11th, 2016 at 4:10 PM in 130 CBEC Milton Smith Michigan St. University TBA Cowan

Source:https://chemistry.osu.edu/seminars/rfg2

 

Feb
15
Wed
Transatlantic Cluster Conference on Lightweighting Technologies & Materials @ 140 Pfahl Hall, Blackwell Inn and Conference Center
Feb 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Transatlantic Cluster Conference on Lightweighting Technologies & Materials

February 15, 2017
140 Pfahl Hall, Blackwell Inn and Conference Center
2110 Tuttle Park Pl, Columbus, OH 43210

The German American Chambers of Commerce will bring their Transatlantic Cluster Roadshow to Columbus, Ohio, focusing on advances in lightweight materials. German and American cluster organizations will discuss best practices and share insights on: technology & materials; research & innovation; and international collaboration opportunities. The half-day conference will include brief presentations and panel discussions by US and German lightweighting experts:

  • David Williams, PhD, Dean of the College of Engineering at The Ohio State University
  • Ned Hill, PhD, Professor of Public Affairs and City and Regional Planning, Faculty Associate, Ohio Manufacturing Institute, The Ohio State University
  • Brian Rice, Head, Multi-Scale Composites & Polymers Division, University of Dayton Research Institute
  • Paula Watt, PhD, Director of Outreach, College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
  • Alan Luo, PhD, Professor, Materials Science Engineering and Director, Light Metals and Manufacturing Research Laboratory, The Ohio State University
  • Wolfgang Schwarz, Project Manager “TraCLight”, Leichtbau-BW
  • Dr. Tjark von Reden, Active Director of the Leading-Edge Cluster, MAI Carbon
  • Tino Wollmann, Research Associate at the Institute of Lightweight Engineering and Polymer Technology, Technical University Dresden

Attend the event and learn where the lightweighting industry is going in Germany and the US, and how cluster organizations can support your business. Register here.

Following the conference, attendees can participate in tour of the Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence, the Center for Electron Microscopy and AnalysisEdison Welding Institute, and the Center for Automotive Research.

Please join us for a reception on February 14, 5-7 pm at the Blackwell Inn, Pfahl Hall 2nd Floor. RSVPs for the reception only to Jessica Verklass at “> ferklass@gaccmidwest.org .

For more information: https://omi.osu.edu/news/transatlantic-cluster-conference-lightweighting-technologies-materials

Jul
29
Sat
PyOhio @ Ohio Union
Jul 29 – Jul 30 all-day

A FREE annual conference at the Ohio Union in Columbus, Ohio for Python programmers in and around Ohio, the entire Midwest, maybe even the whole world! There will be many Talks and Tutorials! Please be sure to bring your notebook and laptops and prepare to learn!

What a glimpse of last year’s conference? http://pyvideo.org/events/pyohio-2016.html

Sep
21
Thu
Women Inspire @ Ohio Farm Bureau 4H Center
Sep 21 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Presented by the Construction Systems Management Industry Advisory Council

Women Inspire Construction presented by The Ohio State University Construction Systems Management Industry Advisory Council is an event to gather the construction industry to focus on retention and community. Come to be empowered and join a conversation that leaves you inspired. The construction industry fosters long lasting relationships that lead to professional success. Both men and women are welcome to JOIN THE CONVERSATION!

Register Here

 

Meet the panelists:

Nissa Beasley currently works as a Project Manager at TriVersity Construction with 24 years of experience in the construction industry. Nissa specializes in major renovation projects, lab construction and multi-story buildings and schools. She is also TriVersity’s subject matter expert with Phoenix Scheduling Program software and helps train project engineers on the program. Before joining TriVersity, Nissa worked for other high profile construction companies in the region.

Nissa received her B.S. in construction management from the University of Cincinnati. She serves as secretary on the board of NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction) as well as a participating in its membership committee. Nissa was named NAWIC’s Cincinnati Chapter New Leader in 2017. Through NAWIC, she also volunteers for community events for children including Block Kids and the YWCA’s Rosie’s Girls

Heather Cassady currently work as a Project Manager on the $32M Canopy by Hilton hotel project located in Columbus, Ohio. She has been in the construction industry and with Turner Construction for 16 years. Throughout her years at Turner, Heather’s career has evolved in various management roles, including superintendent, sustainability manager, recruiting leader, and estimating engineer. Heather’s projects in Central Ohio have been in the healthcare, hotel, civic, and educational sectors.

Heather received her B.S. in Construction Engineering from the University of Akron. She is a LEED AP and serves as a community leader by dedicating her time and talent to support the National Association for Women in Construction (NAWIC), Women for Economic Leadership and Development (WELD) and the OSU CSM Industry Advisory Council.

Audra Smith currently works as a Project Executive for Pepper Construction and has extensive experience in construction management on large scale projects throughout central and northeastern Ohio. She has worked in the healthcare, higher education, mixed-use, and corporate office markets and has been involved in $578M worth of construction during her 15 year career. Her expertise is in client relationships and developing the appropriate processes, communication, and expectations to allow her project teams to be successful and meet the needs of the clients and owners. Prior to joining Pepper, she worked for Whiting-Turner Contracting and was responsible for all project interface, shutdown, and management of impactful construction to clients.

Audra earned a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and holds LEED AP BD+C credentials. She resides in Galena, Ohio with her sons Max and Vin. They share a passion for sports and her sons’ involvement in the Olentangy Local School District athletic programs afford her the opportunity to mentor, coach, and support their programs through fundraising and classroom academic activities.