Chattanooga Engineers Club
Meeting Notices - 2015

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


January 05
The Best is Yet to ComeDon Lepard, President/CEO – Global Green Lighting
January 12
Tennessee Code AcademySammy Lowdermilk, Program Director, Tennessee Code Academy
January 19
No Meeting in Observance of MLK Day
January 26
Planning and Constructing the South Chickamauga Creek Greenway Noel Durant, Chattanooga Program Director, the Trust for Public Land


February 02
Thrive 2055 – Transportation Panel DiscussionBridgett Massengill, Thrive 2055
February 09
City of Chattanooga Small Business GrantsNick Wilkinson, Deputy Administrator of Economic Development, City of Chattanooga
February 16
Monday, February 16th: No Meeting in Observance of President’s Day
February 23
E-Week LuncheonJacinda Woodward, PE, Senior VP Transmission & Power Supply, TVA


March 02
The Changing Landscape of Urban Stormwater Design Kelli Richardson, PE, CPESC, Vice President / Civil Manager, ASA Engineering & Consulting, Inc.
March 09
Innovations in Low Impact Development Practices for Stormwater Treatment Mark B. Miller, Professional Geologist, Research Scientist – AquaShield, Inc.
March 16
Integrating Development Incentives into New Stormwater Regulations Mounir Minkara, PhD, PE, City of Chattanooga Stormwater Division
March 23
ASTEC Industries and Infrastructure Issues Malcolm Swanson, PE, Chief Engineer, ASTEC Industries
March 30
Komatsu Corporation Plant Tour – 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.


April 06
Dripline Sewer System on Signal Mountain Chas Webb, E.I. & Keith Carpenter, P.E. - Waste Water Treatment Authority
April 13
TechTownCordell Carter II, CEO
April 20
Site Characterization through Geotechnical EngineeringDerek Hodnett, PG/PE, Terracon
April 27
City of Chattanooga’s Innovation DistrictKen Hayes, President, The Enterprise Center


May 04
Risk ManagementTim Jackson, Quality & Compliance Engineer, Miller Industries Towing Equipment Inc.
May 11
City of Chattanooga Smart TransportationKevin Comstock, Office of Transportation, City of Chattanooga
May 18
Tennessee Tech Engineering TeamJoseph J. Rencis, Ph.D., P.E., Dean of the College of Engineering
May 25
NO Meeting in Observance of Memorial Day
Thank You Veterans!


June 01
CEC - The Road AheadJerry Sterling
June 08
Fillauer Innovation: Bringing High-Tech Prosthetic R&D to ChattanoogaSamuel Haile, Director of Prosthetics, Fillauer
June 15
Kingston Coal Ash Recovery UpdateCarol Eimers, General Manager of the Kingston Recovery Project
June 22
On the Radar, What’s New with OSHAWalter Idol, Program Manager - UT Center for Industrial Services Safety Program
June 30
Tuesday, June 30th: Tour of TechTown


July 06
Monday, July 6th: NO Meeting in Observance of July 4th
July 13
How to Infiltrate the First Inch of Rain…Using a ComputerMark Heinzer & Tony Kinder, City of Chattanooga
July 20
Girls Inc.: an Early Adopter of STEM for GirlsPhil Trammel, CAO
July 27
ACE Mentor Program of Southeast Tennessee and North GeorgiaCaitlin Moffitt, President of ACE


August 03
Packaging Quality, Training, & Business Analytics at Kenco Innovation Labs Jay Ralston, Concept Application Manager, Kenco Innovation Labs
August 10
Cleveland UtilitiesKen Webb, President and CEO of Cleveland Utilities
August 17
Branch Technologies, 3D Building PrintingR. Platt Boyd, AIA
August 24
Chattanooga Robotics Update: Ed Chapin Would Be ProudRichard Manning, FRC Mentor and Coach
Shayne Champion, TVA Program Manager, Reliability & Cyber Security
August 31
Tour of EPB's Power Control CenterTour Guides Kirk McKlemore, et. al. of EPB


September 07
No Meeting in Observance of Labor Day
September 14
EPB's Environmental Stewardship and Community ProjectsElizabeth Hammitt, Director of Environmental Stewardship & Community, EPB
September 21
Engineering and Manufacturing at Card Monroe CorporationDavid Lynch, Mechanical Engineering Manager, Card Monroe Corporation
September 28
STEM School ChattanoogaCornelius Carr, Noah Hamlen, and Joshua Joseph


October 05
Automated Solutions from Tennessee Rand / Lincoln Electric Randy McCallie, Manufacturing Engineering Manager, Tennessee Rand
October 12
State of 3D Printing - Chattanooga, US, and Global Graham Bredemeyer, Founder, Reality Additive Manufacturing Partners
October 19
UTC ChemE CarAmanda Wade and Fernando Braulio
UTC Engineering undergraduates and team members
October 26
Local TDOT ProjectsKen Flynn, TDOT, Director of Operations


November 02
Chattanooga State’s PWR Senior Reactor Operator Management Program Tim McGhee, Dean of Engineering and Information Technology, ChSCC
November 09
Torch’s Smart Wi Fi RouterDr. Shelley Prevost, Co-Founder and CEO at Torch
November 16
New Programs in Engineering at UTCDr. Ed McMahon, Engineering Management & Technology
and Dr. Ahmed Eltom, Electrical Engineering
November 23
No meeting in observance of Thanksgiving!
November 30
Retirement Planning for EngineersTravis Poole, Northwestern Mutual, Certified Financial Planner


December 07
Tennessee PromiseKisha Caldwell, Director of the Welcome Center and Recruiting Office at Chattanooga State
December 14
Licensing and Startup of TVA Watts Bar Unit 2Gordon Arent, Director of Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Licensing
December 21
No meeting in Observance of Christmas
December 28
No meeting in observance of New Year's Day