ATE Central

What is ATE?

With an emphasis on two-year colleges, the National Science Foundation's ATE (Advanced Technological Education) program focuses on the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation's economy.

Wine Chemistry Workshop - OK
Oct 24 El Reno, Oklahoma
ATE Principal Investigators Conference
Oct 26 Washington, D.C.
39th Applied Geography Conference
Oct 26 Louisville, KY
Lasers in Manufacturing
Oct 26 Ottumwa, IA
2016 National Instititues of Health...
Oct 28 Bethesda, MD
Raspberry Pi Workshop
Oct 29 Saratoga Springs, NY
NICE Confrence & Expo 2016
Nov 1 Kansas City, MO
NICE Conference and Expo
Nov 1 Kansas City, MO
Massachusetts STEM Summit
Nov 1 Worcester, MA
Governor's STEM Summit
Nov 1 Oklahoma City, OK
Laser and Fiber Optics Workshop for...
Nov 3 Opelika, AL
Laser and Fiber Optics Workshop
Nov 4
Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop - Altus,...
Nov 5 Booneville, AR
Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop - CA
Nov 5 Pomona, CA
M-STEM 2016
Nov 6 Owasso, OK
STEMTech Conference
Nov 6 Philadelphia, PA
Biotechnology Education at the NSTA...
Nov 10 Portland, OR
Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop -...
Nov 12 Georgetown, TX
Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop -...
Nov 12 Millbrook, NY
Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop - NC
Nov 14 Dobson, NC
2016 Leadership Seminar in Science &...
Nov 14 Washington, DC
Nov 16 Las Vegas, NV
Wine Chemistry Workshop - Dobson, NC
Nov 17 Dobson, NC
Effective Strategies for Job Placement
Nov 17
Wine Chemistry Workshop - Austin CC - TX
Nov 19 Georgetown, TX
Writing in the Disciplines Workshop in...
Nov 28 San Antonio, TX
ACTE's CareerTech Vision 2016
Nov 30 Las Vegas, NV
Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop - Santa...
Dec 3 Forestville, CA
Spindle Probing Teacher Workshop
Dec 19 Auburn, Maine
4-Axis CNC Milling Workshop
Jan 3
AACC Workforce Development Institute
Jan 25 Newport Beach, CA
SPIE Photonics West
Jan 28 San Francisco, CA
Family Science Days
Feb 18 Boston, MA
NRGY 195: Renewable Energy Technology...
Jun 27 Browning, MT

ATE Centers and Projects

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2016 ATE PI Conference App Available
Oct 14, 2016
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ATE Central and AACC are pleased to announce the release of the 2016 ATE PI Conference mobile app! The app and companion website are designed to help you make the most of your conference experience. Use your phone, tablet, or Internet browser to create a personal schedule, stay up-to-date with the agenda and speaker lineup, search the attendee directory, and more! The app is available for iPhone or iPad as well as AndroidBlackberry, and Windows devices. To download the app, search your app store for "ATE PI 2016" or simply follow the appropriate link from your mobile device.

For up-to-date information on the 2016 ATE PI Conference mobile app and more about the meeting, follow @ATECentral and @Comm_College on Twitter, or visit ATE Central staff at Booth #002 (Oct 26-28)!

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NSF Awards $94 Million to Science and Technology Centers
Oct 5, 2016
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The National Science Foundation has announced that it will be granting $94 million in funding to four new Science and Technology Centers (STCs). These Centers, based at universities across the United States, focus on subjects ranging from cellular construction and mechanobiology to real-time functional imaging and charging particle beams. The STC Integrative Partnerships program forges collaborative relationships with universities, industry, and federal programs. These new centers will be added to a list of eight active Science and Technology Centers currently funded by the National Science Foundation.   

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Archive Now!
Aug 30, 2016
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Archiving your deliverables with ATE Central is now easier than ever! Upload your curriculum, professional development materials, or other deliverables created with ATE funding directly to the ATE Central resource portal via the new archive submission form.
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Approaching Deadlines for the 2016 ATE PI Conference
Aug 30, 2016
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The American Association of Community Colleges with the support of the National Science Foundation will hold the 23rd National ATE Principal Investigators Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. October 23-26, 2016. 

Don't forget, the Showcase Session Deadline is Tuesday, September 20th and the Registration Deadline is Wednesday, September 28th. We hope to see you there!  

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NISOD Announces Call for Presentations
Aug 15, 2016
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The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) is pleased to announce its Call for Presentations for the 2017 International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence.

You are invited to submit a presentation proposal that addresses important issues facing today’s community and technical colleges. As a presenter, you will make a meaningful contribution to an outstanding conference; help colleagues examine the challenges, issues, and trends affecting community and technical colleges; extend your professional network, and return to campus with an invigorated outlook. If you’ve got a great idea for a presentation or know a colleague who does, now is the time to submit your proposal! 

The deadline for submissions is January 9th.

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