Rapid Product Development Exposition
& Student Grant Challenge
University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
SAE Student Chapters of the Milwaukee Section
Marquette, Michigan Tech, UW-Madison and UWMilwaukee,
MSOE, Northern Michigan University
Tuesday November 16th, 2010
Keynote by Gerhard Maier – Control Systems Inc.
The night’s opening address will be delivered by Gerhard Maier – President of Control Systems, Inc. (CSI). Since 2000, CSI has provided electronic control solutions and engine development services to O.E.M. customers. This includes electronic governing, ignition and air/fuel ratio controls for gasoline, gaseous fuels, and diesel engines.
Applications using CSI electronics range from single cylinder utility engines to V-8 marine power plants. They have developed customer specific controllers for generator sets, golf carts, lawn snowmobiles, lift trucks, welders, on-road equipment, unmanned military aircraft, etc.
CSI also offers engine development, emissions and durability testing services for <19kW engines. This includes g/hp-hr emissions testing via CVS tunnel, as well as EPA/CARB cycle durability testing. Mr. Maier is a graduate of Universität Stuttgart.
About Milwaukee Section Student Grant Challenge –
Once again, the Milwaukee Section of the Society of Automotive Engineers is proud to sponsor the development of student engineers through Student Chapter activities and SAE Student Design Competitions. The Milwaukee Section Board is interested in all efforts to make SAE Student Chapters and Clubs vital to lifelong learning, their colleges and industry.
The Grant Challenge will recognize SAE student competitions, strategic planning, leadership development, membership development, student programs, student papers and technical acheivements. Total awards will be at least $6000. Your participation in this meeting will influence how the awards will be distributed to our student chapters.
About Rapid Product Development Exposition –
The SAE Milwaukee Section Rapid Product Development Exposition is a showcase of technologies and processes used to support many local and Fortune 500 businesses. By attending the Exposition you can gain firsthand knowledge of the latest rapid product development technologies from industry experts and explore how these technologies can help you and your business succeed in these challenging economic times. The product development vendors will be displaying their technologies and are supporting our Student Chapters through their generous donations of sponsorship fees. Your attendance at the Exposition will represent a solid sign of appreciation for their support of SAE…Be There!!!!
Rapid Product Development Technology Exposition
November 16, 2010
UW – Milwaukee
Student Union – Ballroom
2200 East Kenwood Boulevard
Milwaukee, WI 53211
2:00PM – 3:00PM Exhibit Set up
3:00PM – 4:30PM Exhibits, Hors d’oeuvers
4:30PM – 5:30PM Social in exhibit area
Dinner & Meeting Schedule:
5:30PM – 6:15PM Dinner
6:15PM – 8:00PM
• Keynote Address by: Gerhard Maier, President of Control Systems, Inc.
• Student Chapter Presentations
• Collegiate Design Series awards
Featured Companies at the Rapid Product Development Exposition –
* Midwest Composite Technologies
* Graphics Systems
* Control Systems, Inc
* Generac Power Systems
* FIRST Robotics team – CORE – #2062
* Professional Engineering Placements
(plus others to be listed in later electronic editions!)
Dinner and Presentations at the UWM Ballroom
Menu: Italian Buffet. This includes vegetarian lasagna, meat lasagna, tortellini with creamy pesto sauce and chicken cacciatore. And is served with antipasto platter, Ceasar salad, fresh fruit, hot garlic bread or breadsticks, coffee and lemonade.
Registration deadline: Sunday November 14, 10:00 p.m.
Registration can be completed online via http://milwaukee.sae.org Retirees, students and members without web access may register by phone on the SAE Registration Coordinator – Jim Ryan (262) 636-1634. Note new registration number!