Chattanooga Engineers Club

Meeting Notices - 2012


January February March April
May June July August
September October November December




January

2
No Meeting - In observance of New Year-
9
Hydrogen Accumulation In Reactor Buildings: Can the Fukushima Disaster happen in the US? Mike Patch - Westinghouse Electric Company
16
No Meeting - Observance of Martin Luther King Day -
23
Extension of the Tennessee RiverwalkKaren Hundt/Mark Heinzer -Chat/Hamilton County Regional Planning Agency
30
Plant Tour of Gestamp - Metal stampings of automotive parts. Lead by Tony Cates - Gestamp Chattanooga, LLC


February

6
US Power Industry Response to the Fukishima Nuclear Plant Event Richard DeVercelly - US Nuclear Regulatory Commission
13
US Hwy 27 Upgrade Through Downtown Chattanooga Ken Flynn - TDOT Regional Construction Manager
20
Establishing Global Competitiveness in Engineering and ManufacturingPierre Gauthier - President/CEO, Alstom US/Canada
27
The Gunk Serious Solutions Challenge - A Contest for Automotive Technology Enthusiasts Sean Murphy


March

5
Sustainability is Good for Business and Good for ChattanoogaDavid Crockett, Office of Sustainability
12
Using engineering technology to compete in a global marketNick Burrows, Mark Weber - Metalworking Solutions
19
Technologies Available from ORNL's Y-12 Complex Jeremy Benton - Department of Energy, ORNL
26
Accelerating Technology in TennesseeMichael Ramage - Director, Connected Tennessee


April

2
The TDOT Smartway ProgramRobert VanHorn, TDOT
9
12 Myths about Technology TransferDr. Mark Reeves, ORNL
16
UTC Student Projects - Intelligent Traffic Light Control; Water Purification Unit for Juancho, Dominican RepublicKristen Hill and Michael Shenoda; Brandon Dodd, Bradley Newman, and Jaclyn Ridge
23
UTC Student Projects – Enhancing Patient Experience at Physicians’ Offices; Pig Poo PowerPatrick Flynn, Jaclyn Lawton; Zachary Ball, Brandon Osbonlighter, Stephen Goodman
30
A tour of the Chattanooga State Engineering Technology Division Wacker InstituteSpeaker


May

7
Aerial Navigation by the Planar Dissection of the Geographical Coordinate SystemGerald Lawlor Jr
14
Why Good Brains Sometimes Make Bad DecisionsDr. Reed Sanderlin, Cognitive Psychologists
21
Social Media: More Than Just SocialHeather Ewalt and Bijan Dhanani - Delegator.com
28
No meeting in observance of Memorial Day -


June

4
Entrepreneurial Competition to Take Advantage of Chattanooga's 1 Gigabit-per-second Fiber Internet AccessToni Gemayel, Aaron Welch, Anthony Guglielmo - Contest Competitors
11
Industrial Energy Audits and Site-wide Energy AssessmentsBrent Powell - TVA
18
The Chem-E-Car Competition UTC Students Ben Kegley and Eric Snider
25
Tropexx Moisture Removal Technology Ready for Commercial UseRussell Hallman, Y12 Senior Engineer


July

2
No meeting in observance of Independence Day -
9
Green and Smart Lighting Don Lepard, President/CEO of Global Green Lighting
16
Chattanooga's STEM Education ProgramDr. Tony Donen - Principal, Chattanooga STEM School
23
Shaw Industries Sustainability ProjectsEmma Williams - Shaw Industries
30
Field trip to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Technical Training Center in Chattanooga -


August

6
Living in Harmony with EarthDavid Bolt, Sustainable Future, LLC
13
A Preview of Chattanooga's Upcoming Technology Convergence ConferenceClay Hales - InfoSystems, Inc.
20
Updates on Chattanooga Area Volkert ProjectsDavid Young - VP, Volkert Inc.
27
An Economic Development Strategy for ChattanoogaCharlie Wood - Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce.


September

3
No meting in observance of Labor Day -
10
The History of Bridge Inspection and Current PracticesSteve Hutchings - TDOT
17
Prefabricated Solar Inverter SubstationsDeron Austin - Lectrus Corporation
24
Current Projects at the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation InstituteDr. Anna George


October

1
Digital SignaturesPem Guerry - SIGNiX Solutions
8
No meeting in observance of Columbus Day -
15
Waste-Water Pipeline ProjectsW. Scott McDonald - Littlejohn Engineering Associates
22
High school diploma and associate degree offered at Chattanooga's Middle College High SchoolSonja Rich - Principal, Middle College High School
29
Field trip to RockTenn Municipal Waste Recycling Company Lead by Jeff Snyder - RockTenn


November

5
Spirit of Innovation Award Finalists Dan Knoch - Motion View Software; Sherman + Reilly, Inc.; Paul Cummings - Woople
12
No meeting in observance of Veterance Day -
19
Meeting the Need for Language Learning and Cultural TrainingLaurie Stevens - The Chattanooga School of Language
26
Gas Pipeline Safety, Planning & InformationSam Jeridequ - Paradigm Liaison Services


December

3
Technical Support to New and Existing Small BusinessesSharyn Moreland - Tenn. Small Business Development Center
10
Creating Virtual Tours of Local Businesses for Google-mapBleu Hayes - Chattanooga Panorama
17
No meetingNo Meeting in observance of the Christmas Holidays
24
No meeting - See summary of recent and pending eventsNo Meeting in observance of the Christmas Holiday