ASME Association News

E-Fests feature engineering and entrepreneurial innovators

ASME SmartBrief | Mar 07, 2017

ASME's three Engineering Festivals (E-Fests), to be held during the next two months at locations in India and the US, will feature a roster of prominent engineers and entrepreneurs who will share their experiences, expertise and advice with engineering students. These include Dale Dougherty, the founder of Maker Media; Jay Rogers, the CEO of Local Motors; and Eva Hakansson, the designer and builder of the world's fastest electric motorcycle. Learn more.

ISHOW winner represents ASME at Global Marathon

ASME SmartBrief | Mar 06, 2017

Jessica Menold, one of the winners of the 2016 ASME Innovation Showcase (ISHOW) program, will represent ASME at the 2017 Global Marathon -- a two-day meeting focused on women in engineering and technology. Menold's presentation will focus on "Engineering Student to Entrepreneur: Global Team Creates Global Solution." Read more.

Papers sought for special journal issue

ASME SmartBrief | Mar 03, 2017

The ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics is currently soliciting technical papers for a special issue that will focus on microscale mechanisms and robots. Papers for this special journal issue, which is expected to be published online this summer, should be submitted by April 10. Read more.

ISHOW registration closes March 15

ASME SmartBrief | Mar 02, 2017

Only a few weeks remain to apply for the 2017 ASME Innovation Showcase (ISHOW) program, the global competition providing inventors and entrepreneurs from around the world a platform to present their hardware-led socially conscious products. Individuals and organizations who are interested in taking part in one of this year's ISHOW events must submit an application through the ISHOW website by March 15.

ASME enters into agreement with Turkish standards organization

ASME SmartBrief | Mar 01, 2017

Last month, during its inaugural visit to ASME headquarters in New York, a delegation from the Turkish Standards Institution, the national standards organization of Turkey, entered into a memorandum of understanding with ASME. Read more.

ASME nominees named to vie for 2017 New Faces of Engineering

ASME SmartBrief | Feb 27, 2017

DiscoverE has named six ASME members and student members as the Society's finalists in the 2017 New Faces of Engineering program, which annually spotlights the important contributions of early career engineers and engineering students. Read more.

Makers visit Windy City

ASME SmartBrief | Feb 24, 2017

Maker Faire Chicago will be held April 22-23 at McCormick Place. If you'd like to participate as a maker and share your project as an exhibitor, submit an application.

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