Stevens to host 2006 TMEDA Technology Mgmt. Workshop

Two-day workshop will focus on technology management education

HOBOKEN, N.J. -- The Howe School of Technology Management at Stevens Institute of Technology will host the 2006 Annual Technology Management Education Association (TMEDA) Technology Management Workshop, "Technology Management Education : Thriving in a World of Challenge and Change." The workshop will take place June 5 to 6, in Stevens' Babbio Center.

Technology management professionals from around the country will gather at Stevens for two days of enlightening presentations, compelling panels and opportunities to network with other technology management professionals from both education and industry.

The event's Monday keynote presentations will include "Assessing the Effectiveness of University Technology Transfer: Implications for Entrepreneurship Education" with speaker Donald Siegel, Chair Economics Department, Rensselaer Polytechnic University, and "The State of the Information Communication Technologies (ICT) Industry" with speaker Carlos Dominguez, Senior VP Worldwide Service Provider, CISCO. In addition, a number of panel discussions promise compelling interaction between education and industry professions on the challenges faced by technology management education.

The mission of the TMEDA is to foster a community of practice comprised of world-class academic and industry professionals dedicated to continually improving the effectiveness and outcome of technology management curricula. Reflecting this mission, this entire workshop will be devoted to the major developments related to technology management education. The workshop program has been designed to maximize the opportunity for corporate and university technology management educators to share experiences what works and what does not. The workshop will cover key opportunities and challenges in the technology management education arena now and in the future.

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For more information or to register for the conference, please visit the TMEDA website at www.tmeda.net.

About Stevens Institute of Technology
Established in 1870, Stevens offers baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees in engineering, science, computer science, management and technology management, as well as a baccalaureate in the humanities and liberal arts, and in business and technology. Located directly across the Hudson River from Manhattan, the university has enrollments of approximately 1,780 undergraduates and 2,700 graduate students, and a current enrollment of 2,250 online-learning students worldwide. Additional information may be obtained from its web page at www.Stevens.edu.
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