Thank you Gillette College and Region 5 for an outstanding conference,

photos below, follow on Twitter and YouTube. Conference summary will be in the ATEA  Journal

Thank you Bates Technical College and the State Board for Washington Community and Technical Colleges for hosting 

 ATEA Board and Washington Key Leader Meeting

Bates Technical College, Tacoma WA. Oct. 15-17

"Global Learning through Mobile Devices"

Dr. Robbie Melton, Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology

Boeing VIP Tour Everett, Washington

October 17 

Thank you Mary Kaye Bredeson Executive Director of the Center for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Everett WA (2nd from right), for arranging the tour.  Thank you Ron Langrell, President Bates Technical College for hosting Region 6 Key Leader meeting.2nd from left backrow 

Contact the ATEA national office for information-- or 612-381-3315

Here is the agenda of the conference 

ATEA_October 16 agenda.pdf

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                           ATEA Region 5 Conference

Northern Wyoming Community College District

Gillette, WY October 9-10, 2014


Thank you Gillette College--Conference Chair Dean Jed Jensen and conference coordinator Tiffany Strain, and to Region 5

for another outstanding ATEA Conference

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Thursday, October 9th  


   Region 5 Council elected Dana Wolff, Southeast Technical Institute, Sioux Falls SD president and thanked James Erdahl for his service as president 2012-2014.  Next Region 5 Conference is Oct 8-9 in Sioux Falls South Dakota hosted by Southeast Technical College.


Tour descriptions.pdf                                                              Bus leaves from Technical Education Center

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.                          Lunch on your own

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                                  Business/Industry Tours       ( register for one)

                                                                Cloud Peak Energy – Cordero Rojo Mine, Dry Fork Station Power Plant, L&H Industrial, Campbell County Recreation Center

                                                                Buses leave from Technical Education Center


5 p.m. –6:15              Tour of Durham Buffalo Ranch--


6:15 to 7:00               Evening  Social featuring   Josh Wright

Thursday night sound system setup at the Durham Ranch


7:00 to 8:00               Dinner and keynote speaker 

                                     Mike Wandler, President of L&H Industrial


8:00 to 10:00        Entertainment Bar J. Wranglers


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7 a.m. – 2 p.m.                                  Trade Show   Thank you Fluid Power Reality Works,  Stratasys and X-CAL                                                                                         

8:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.                    Concurrent Sessions--Thank you presenters

ATEA Program of Concurrent Sessions - for Website.pdf

Presenters from: Western Kentucky, University of Wyoming,   EMSI, Project Lead the Way WY,  CHEO Project--Laramie WY--TAACCCT 1 and RITA--Pine Tech MN TAACCCT 3 and NWCCD.

                                                                Faculty Leadership Development, Grant Funding for Innovation, Industry & Workforce Needs, Pedagogical Models, Technology in the Learning Environment, Engaging Employers

 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  Keynote Speaker - Nationally recognized author  Matthew Crawford Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into thValue of Work”       Technical Education Center – Peabody Energy Hall        

12:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.                    Concurrent Sessions

Faculty Leadership Development, Grant Funding for Innovation, Industry & Workforce Needs, Pedagogical Models, Technology in the Learning Environment, Engaging Employers  

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