Be our Guest…
On Friday morning for the ETEC weekly networking/information meeting where Dr. William (Bill) Peter, director of DOE’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will be our speaker.
Friday, October 20
Homer Fisher Room, UT Outreach Center
The MDF is U.S. DOE’s first research facility established to provide industry with affordable and convenient access to infrastructure, tools and expertise to facilitate rapid adoption of advanced manufacturing. Dr. Peter has been the principal investigator for over 20 R&D projects, has been author or co-author for 40 articles, and has won 4 R&D 100 Magazine awards for research in consolidation of new titanium powders, additive manufacturing of prosthetics, development of a roll mill technology, and the development of laser-fused NanoSHIELD coatings.
Organized in 1973, the East Tennessee Economic Council (ETEC) is an independent, regional, non-profit membership organization dedicated to supporting the federal government’s missions in Oak Ridge as well as encouraging new opportunities to fully utilize the highly-skilled talent, cutting-edge technologies and unique facilities that make up the federal reservation, the University of Tennessee complex, and the TVA region.
Annual Meeting & Awards Celebration
The East Tennessee Economic Council’s Board of Directors invites you to attend the 2017 Annual Meeting & Awards Celebration. Jim Henry, Deputy Governor of the State of Tennessee, will be the keynote speaker. The event will also feature the presentation of the Muddy Boot Awards and Postma Young Professional Medals. It will be held on Friday, December 8, 2017, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel (215 South Illinois Avenue, Oak Ridge, TN). Tickets are $75.00 each and limited to ETEC members only. Click to register and view the invitation. For companies interested, sponsorships are available.