Wednesday, February 9, 2022

SAE Manitoba Event - Virtual Technical Presentation - Innovations in Modern Design Practice - Feb. 23, 2022

Invites you to a special virtual technical presentation by Dr. Frank Washko

Innovations in Modern Design Practice

Where: Microsoft Teams link:

Further details regarding Teams meeting below.

When: Starting at 6:00 PM CST on Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Web meeting will open 5:50pm to ensure the meeting can start on time. Participants will join muted without video. Feel free to turn on your camera and/or unmute yourself for questions. Questions may also be asked using the chat feature. To reduce background noise during the meeting, please mute yourself while anyone else is speaking.

6:00 PM – Introductions, Presentation and Q and A
7:00 PM – Meeting is adjourned

Cost: Free for all! Students, Professionals and Guests welcomed

EGM CPD: EGM members credit 1 Professional Development Hours for “Informal Activity”

The Presentation

This seminar will review the relevance of innovation in modern technology companies, whether start-ups or established corporations.  The seminar will then break into innovation methods and creative problem-solving techniques that engineers can employ.  Innovation techniques relevant to group management settings, and individual design approaches, will be discussed. 

Our Speaker

Dr. Washko is an Associate Professor at Saint Martin’s University, and Director of the Engineering Management program.  His research focuses on innovation, entrepreneurship, and design methods.  He previously worked at three automotive companies, a medical device company, and as a patent attorney.  He holds degrees in engineering and business from Wayne State University, and a law degree from Georgetown University.

Online Meeting Details

Pre-Registration not required for this event.

Microsoft Teams meeting 

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Video Conference ID: 117 551 500 2 

Alternate VTC instructions 

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+1 805-618-2502,,176522766#   United States, Santa Barbara 

Phone Conference ID: 176 522 766# 

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