Section Competition Winners Announced!

Congratulations to Ian Spatz and Noah Nelson for placing first and second in our annual paper competition! 1st place – Ian Spatz, University of Arkansas Fayetteville:  “Precision Agriculture and Counterfeit Detection Applications of Multispectral Imaging” 2nd place – Noah Nelson, University of Arkansas Fayetteville: “Autonomous Boat Control Software Design Using Model-Based Systems Engineering” These two… Read more

Thank you for a great 2018! – Don’t forget to RENEW for 2019!

Thank you everyone for coming out to our end of year celebration last week! 2018 was a fantastic year and we are looking forward to any even better 2019! Congratulations to our 2018 Award Winners! Terry Martin – Ozark Section Leadership Award – for contributions to the Ozark Section and Region 5 including service as… Read more

November Events: Fun with Circuits Outreach, Advanced Energy Luncheon and Startup Weekend Maker Edition

November is shaping up to be a busy month!  This month we have the student paper competition wrapping up, and several exciting professional and outreach events around NWA. Robotics/Electronics Outreach & News Interested in helping us grow the next generation of engineers?  We have robotics/electronics teams all over NWA that could use your expertise!  Those highlighted here… Read more

Electric Car Show and Startup Crawl – September 14th!

We’re kicking off the fall with our 2nd annual Electric Car Show that is to be held on September 14, 2018 at the Arkansas Research & Technology Park (ARTP) in Fayetteville.  This is part of the Startup Crawl, an annual event that highlights startups in NWA as well as science and technology.  This event will feature a variety… Read more

Enclothe Fashion Show, April 12th

Enclothe: Timeless, this year’s spring fashion show spotlighting creations of students in the University of Arkansas’ apparel merchandising and product development program, is set for Thursday, April 12. After partnering with students in electrical engineering and horticulture for last year’s Enclothe: Futuristic Floral show, cross-campus collaboration is even more evident this year. The departments of… Read more

Ozark Section April Meeting – Roger Brewer of Lockheed Martin (April 11th)

The Ozark Section will be hosting Roger Brewer of Lockheed Martin on April 11th.  Roger has over 28 years of experience at LM and has supported everything from the TRIDENT II program to the F-22, C-130, C-5, P3/S3 and F-35, with a focus on energy storage technology research and materials advancement for adoption into airborne… Read more

Thanks for coming to the 2017 Electric Car Rally and Startup Crawl!

The electric car rally was a HUGE success!  We had cars from Toyota (Prius), Chevrolet (Volt and Bolt), a Tesla model S, and a Phillip Crippen’s own conversion, a Ford Ranger.  Over 1000 attended the startup crawl and we had great attendance at the rally.  Big thanks to Silke for organizing, as well as our… Read more