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Trucking Profitability Strategies

Trucking Profitability Strategies brings senior trucking professionals together to discuss best practices and emerging trends that can immediately improve performance and profitability and prepare participants for future opportunities and challenges. This 30-year old program continues to feature leaders in trucking as presenters and panelists. Attendance is restricted to asset based…

All Day

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

This five-day engagement brings together supervisors and mid-level managers across service and manufacturing industries who strive for flawless execution, want to improve their processes, and drive efficiencies in their companies. The course is led by Mary McShane-Vaughn, PhD and former ASQ Black Belt Exam Chair. McShane-Vaughn brings 15 years of experience…

11:00am – 1:00pm

Creating a Culture of Sustainability at UGA

Join the Office of Sustainability in a celebration of sustainability on campus and beyond. The reception will include a light lunch along with presentations from faculty and Office of Sustainability interns. The "Semester in Review" provides an opportunity for engagement, collaboration and a shared celebration of projects and initiatives that…

1:30pm – 2:45pm

Advancing Research with Digital Infrastructure

Advanced digital infrastructures (known as "cyberinfrastructur") are transforming science. Jim Bottum, one of the pioneers of cyberinfrastructure and the current Vice Provost and CIO of Clemson University, will talk about this shift in the way a variety of disciplines are leveraging advanced digital resources. Cyberinfrastructure (CI) describes environments that support…

6:30pm – 9:00pm

Spring 2014 MIT Project Presentations

The Master of Internet Technology Class of 2014 will present their final capstone projects. These presentations represent the culmination of two-semester-long team projects where the students have developed an innovative, digital solution for an external sponsor. Lots of high-tech solutions that add business value!