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Oct
5
Sun
Bioproducts World Showcase and Conference @ Greater Columbus Convention Center
Oct 5 – Oct 8 all-day

The Ohio State University’s Bioproducts Innovation Center (OBIC) is hosting the Bioproducts World Showcase and Conference Oct. 5-8 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and Hilton Hotel in downtown Columbus, Ohio. The goal of this first-of-its-kind event is to accelerate the manufacturing, distribution and use of biobased products.

 

For more information about the Bioproducts World Showcase and Conference, visit: http://bioproducts.osu.edu/bioproducts-world-showcase-and-conference-2014

 

Jan
23
Fri
Ohio State Biomedical Engineering Conference @ Floor Two of Bevis Hall
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

On January 23, 2015, students will have the oppurtunity to present their current BME research.  Presentations will take place on the second floor in Bevis Hall.

Student research presentations will be in the poster-discussion format. Faculty judges will interact with each student presenter and select winners from each category for $150 awards.

Presentations will be judged on content of research and quality of presentation.

 

For more information contact: OSBMEC@gmail.com

Source: https://bme.osu.edu/events/2015/01/ohio-state-biomedical-engineering-conference-osbmec

Oct
3
Sat
NMR Center Inauguration Symposium @ CBEC (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry) Building
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Ohio State University’s Inaugural NMR Symposium 2015

The Campus Chemical Instrument Center with the support of the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at The Ohio State University

Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 8:45 AM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

CBEC building on the OSU campus, Columbus, OH

Registration is free but mandatory.

This symposium takes place to celebrate the opening of the new NMR center at OSU’s Campus Chemical Instrument Center (CCIC). With the support from OSU, the state of Ohio, and the NIH, our new center comprises 9 high-field NMR instruments by Bruker Biospin with magnetic fields between 600 MHz and 850 MHz. The capabilities of this state-of-the-art NMR center, which are unique in the US, allow the investigation of a wide range of molecules and materials. During the symposium, you will have the opportunity to learn more about he capabilities of our instruments during guided tours by our NMR staff.

The Symposium starts at 9:00 am on Saturday, October 3rd, and will take place in the CBEC building on north campus.

We have been able to invite an outstanding group of speakers who will demonstrate the power of NMR for many different applications from biomolecules to materials and metabolomics.

Lunch and dinner will be provided. Everybody who plans to attend needs to register, which is free, using the link below:

There will also be a poster session. You are invited to present a poster about your NMR-related work. Please enter the poster title, author information, and a short abstract when you register using the link below.

For more information and to register: http://www.ccic.ohio-state.edu/NMR-Symposium

Oct
28
Wed
2015 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference @ Hilton Downtown Columbus
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – Oct 30 @ 8:00 pm

2015 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference

Check out what OSU Professors are working on at the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 8:00 am to Fri, October 30, 2015, 8:00 pm
Hilton Downtown Columbus
401 N. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215

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Check out what OSU Professors are working on at the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference. The 2015 Dynamic Systems and Control (DSC) Conference will be held Wednesday through Friday, October 28-30, at the Hilton Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, Ohio.

Complete event details are available athttp://www.asmeconferences.org/DSCC2015/index.cfm.

Source: https://mae.osu.edu/events/2015/10/2015-asme-dynamic-systems-and-control-conference

Mar
31
Thu
FAPESP Week 2016 (OSU-Brazil Interactions) @ OSU Faculty Club
Mar 31 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

BRAZIL RESEARCH EVENT 

FAPESP Week @ Ohio State – 31/Mar (Thu) and 1/Apr (Fri)

Info and registration: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/category/news/

Program: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/program/#3

 

FAPESP (State of São Paulo Research Foundation – key Brazilian institution for supporting and funding of world-class academic research and educational initiatives in Brazil) is coming to Ohio State for a 2-day symposia focused on highlighting innovative research from Brazil and Ohio Sate, strengthening institutional connections, and fostering increased collaborations between OSU and Brazil.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the University of Michigan and the Ohio State University invite you to the

FAPESP WEEK 2016

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN – March 28 to 29, 2016
Venue: Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY – March 31 to April 1, 2016
Venue: The Ohio State University Faculty Club
The FAPESP WEEK 2016 symposium will create opportunities for connecting researchers in Michigan and Ohio, USA, and in São Paulo, Brazil, promoting collaboration in research topics relevant to both countries.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) is a public institution with the mission of supporting research, selected through peer review, in all fields of knowledge. FAPESP also has special programs in themes of global strategic importance such as biodiversity, climate change, and bioenergy. In 2015 FAPESP applied in scholarships and grants $ PPP 629 million.

The University of Michigan, founded in 1817, is one of the most distinguished universities in the world and a leader in higher education. It is one of a small number of public institutions consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, and it regularly is in the top three of the country’s public institutions, with over 51,000 students and 5,600 faculty at three campuses.

The Ohio State University’s Columbus campus is one of America’s largest and most comprehensive. More than 58,000 students select from 15 colleges, 200 undergraduate majors and more than 260 master’s, doctoral, and professional degree programs.

Apr
1
Fri
FAPESP Week 2016 (OSU-Brazil Interactions) @ OSU Faculty Club
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

BRAZIL RESEARCH EVENT 

FAPESP Week @ Ohio State – 31/Mar (Thu) and 1/Apr (Fri)

Info and registration: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/category/news/

Program: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/program/#3

FAPESP (State of São Paulo Research Foundation – key Brazilian institution for supporting and funding of world-class academic research and educational initiatives in Brazil) is coming to Ohio State for a 2-day symposia focused on highlighting innovative research from Brazil and Ohio Sate, strengthening institutional connections, and fostering increased collaborations between OSU and Brazil.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the University of Michigan and the Ohio State University invite you to the

FAPESP WEEK 2016

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN – March 28 to 29, 2016
Venue: Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY – March 31 to April 1, 2016
Venue: The Ohio State University Faculty Club
The FAPESP WEEK 2016 symposium will create opportunities for connecting researchers in Michigan and Ohio, USA, and in São Paulo, Brazil, promoting collaboration in research topics relevant to both countries.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) is a public institution with the mission of supporting research, selected through peer review, in all fields of knowledge. FAPESP also has special programs in themes of global strategic importance such as biodiversity, climate change, and bioenergy. In 2015 FAPESP applied in scholarships and grants $ PPP 629 million.

The University of Michigan, founded in 1817, is one of the most distinguished universities in the world and a leader in higher education. It is one of a small number of public institutions consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, and it regularly is in the top three of the country’s public institutions, with over 51,000 students and 5,600 faculty at three campuses.

The Ohio State University’s Columbus campus is one of America’s largest and most comprehensive. More than 58,000 students select from 15 colleges, 200 undergraduate majors and more than 260 master’s, doctoral, and professional degree programs.

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
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.