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See IIT/INTM at IMTS Show at Chicago's McCormick Place

Learn about IIT & Industrial Tech. at IMTS Smart Force Student Summit
Careers in Manufacturing are plentiful, and exhibitors at the International Machine Tools Show are always seeking educated, well-prepared employees. To help the future workforce learn about educational pathways in Manufacturing, IMTS is hosting a Smart Force Student Summit featuring exhibits from college, university, and professional training programs related to Manufacturing. IIT/INTM will have students, faculty, and staff available each day of the show to talk about our programs.  The IIT Robotics Club will display some of their latest creations. There is also a full schedule of programs for students, parents, educators, and administrators.

Date: 

Sep 8, 9:00am to Sep 13, 2:30pm

Location: 

McCormick Place, Chicago
North Building, Hall C, Booth C-812
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. daily

Who can attend?: 

High School and Community College student groups with faculty, staff, teachers, school administrators.

Speaker: 

IMTS Smart Force Featured Presentations

Building America’s Future: Students, STEM, and the Global Economy

Vince BertramVince Bertram, President and CEO, Project Lead The Way, will deliver the keynote address on Monday, Sept. 8 at 9:15 am.

For more information see the press release.

National Math and Science Initiative Keynote

Gregg FleisherGregg Fleisher, Chief Academic Officer, National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), will deliver the keynote address
“Engineering the Workforce of the Future” on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 9:15 am.

For more information see the press release.

Wendy B. Lawrence, former NASA AstronautWendy B. Lawrence (Former NASA Astronaut)
On behalf of Sally Ride Science®, astronaut Wendy Lawrence will deliver a keynote address on Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 9:15 am.

For more information see the press release.

FIRST® Keynotes

Mark GreenlawMark Greenlaw, Vice President, FIRST® will deliver a keynote address on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 9:15 am.
 

Dean KamenDean Kamen, Founder, FIRST® will deliver a keynote address on
Thursday, Sept. 11 at 10:00 am.
 

Cost: 

Free with student group registration

How to register: 

Student group leaders, see website for details.  IIT/INTM Students may contact Eve Gutmann (see below).

Contact: 

Eve Gutmann
Communications Coordinator
312.567.3649