Future engineering and manufacturing talent in China

On a recent trip to China, I saw some dramatic shifts in the country from just six months prior. There is a growing entrepreneurial and maker movement as part of the country’s Made in China 2025 plan……

#InternationalWomensDay: Why Monica Lingard chose a career in STEM

Google never ceases to inspire the world with their holiday animated doodles. Today for International Women’s Day, they ask women to share their big dream under the auspice of #OneDayIWill.
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Innovations in agricultural machinery design

Often it is the simplest of innovations that have the biggest, long-term impact and a great example can be seen in a farmyard near you. Today, it is estimated that 85% of agricultural tractors u……

From Make in India to Start-up India

Make in India is a program initiated by India’s dynamic new Prime Minister Narendra Modi that aims to increase the level of investment and innovation in the manufacturing sector and to enhance skills……

Solid Edge University UK on track at Silverstone

Our annual event for Solid Edge users in the UK returned to Silverstone this year. Around 250 Solid Edge users came together to network, find out about Solid Edge ST8, and participate in hands-on tra……

First in Flight: from Daedalus to the Wright Brothers

I was fortunate to attend an event with the famous American author David McCullough last month where he was talking about his new book “The Wright Brothers” at the Henry Ford Museum in Detroit. If yo……

Makers: Big Bang meets Mad Max

What are you working on? That is a question you might ask a few times a week when talking with colleagues who work in different departments, or after meeting someone casually and finding out where th……

Making Engineers in India

Last week at Hannover Messe in Germany, India unleashed its lions on the city. India was the official partner country of the fair. Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted in his speech at the ina……

Community Colleges Remix a Technical Future Workforce

The theme of the recent American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) Workforce Development Institute (WDI) was “Workforce Remix”, “…an innovative blend of new techniques that inspires unique re……