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FAMUAID 2018 GALA Program

SA+ET Celebrating Women in Construction-Electronics-Technology

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Architecture ∞ Construction ∞ Electronics Alumni Industry Day Since its origin in 2007, A.C.E. Alumni Industry Day has volunteered its time, talent, skills and relationships by cultivating resources for engineers to achieve echnological excellence by bringing industry to the classroom for enhancing professional development and business acumen. In doing so, our program has a partnership based on the student-faculty-alumni strategy encompassed by industry partners that provide seminars and skill set training promoting academia growth in architecture, construction engineering & management along with electronics engineering. Many sessions introduce new technologies, current industry practices, standards, industry trends that enable students to transition into internships, co-ops and full-time careers seamlessly. A.C.E. Alumni Industry Day has hosted the talents of Local Businesses, the Small Business Administration, Fortune 100 & 500 Companies such as Balfour Beatty Construction, Turner, SGL, Stiles, Northrop Grumman, Digi-Key, AT&T, Boeing, Clark Construction, Universal Orlando Resorts & Theme Parks. Specialty Contractors such as Fender Marine, Maxim Cranes, Xella, Advanced Stucco and many more. Alumni companies include Strategist, Restoracon, Praise Contracting, Provisions Construction, Imagine This and JS1 to name a few. Amongst the seminars and scholarships, competition is encouraged at the Student Competition Mock Bid, Case Studies and Team Building Exercises. The Alumni, Partners and Friends range in professions: construction, law, risk management, engineering and business. They are committed to serving the Florida A&M University by returning the investment made into their personal and professional success. “Bringing Industry in the Classroom to CREATE” ∞ 2 ∞

Message from MadamChair Greetings, To returning Rattlers, guest, faculty and students. Welcome to the 11th Annual School of Architecture & Engineering Technology Alumni Industry Day. We are pleased that you are here to celebrate with us this years theme of phenomenal Women in the realms of Construction, Electronics and Technology. Our sole mission each year ,as we gather, is to inspire, uplift, embrace and acknowledge those student leaders, student body members, faculty, staff and alumni who have excelled in the classrooms and in their profession. Tonight we take special honor in recognizing the women that are present and all women that have contributed to the field of engineering. Their leadership and sacrifice has allowed them to stand out amongst their peers. Again, welcome and thank you for your support. Respectfully, Garneisha Hibbert Madam Chair, A.C.E. Alumni Industry Day “Celebrating Women in Construction -Electronics-Technology” ∞ 3 ∞