10/04 – Philadelphia, PA

BMES Meeting – October 13-16, 2004

Wyndham Philadelphia Hotel
The Alliance met at the 2004 BMES Annual Fall Meeting held October 13-16, 2004 at the Wyndham Philadelphia at Franklin Plaza, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

October 13 – Full-day Working Group meeting (see agenda below) from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm in Philadelphia North Room

October 14 – Session for reporting results of meeting – this meeting will be at 12:00 noon in the Seminar B Room. (powerpoint presentation)

Agenda, October 13, 2004 Meeting
Philadelphia North Room

list of attendees

7:30 – 8:00 Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:15 Welcome, Goals, Overview – Dan Bogen, Paul King, & Paul Yock (powerpoint slides)

8:15 – 8:45 Update on BME national design contest – Jay Goldberg, Phil Weilerstein (powerpoint slides)

8:45 – 9:25 Update on BMEsource design portal – Paul Yock, Christine Kurihara (powerpoint slides)

9:25 – 9:40 Whitaker Summit Planning – Jack Linehan (powerpoint slides)

9:40 – 9:55 Kauffman Foundation Presentation – Lesa Mitchell

9:55 — 10:10 NCIIA Presentation – Phil Weilerstein (powerpoint slides)

10:10 – 10:25 Break

10:25 – 11:15 Panel on ABET Accreditation (description – word doc) – Eric Guilbeau, Paul King, Art Rosenthal (King powerpoint presentation, Guilbeau powerpoint presentation)

11:15– 12:00 Discussion on ABET Accreditation

12:00 – 1:15 Lunch

1:15 – 3:00 Breakout sessions

1. Achieving Entrepreneurial Literacy (description – word doc) – Phil Weilerstein, Dan Bogen
     Philadelphia South Room
2. What is industry looking for?(description – word doc) – Art Rosenthal, Paul Yock, Jack Linehan, Bill New, Bruce KenKnight, Sue Van
     Philadelphia North Room
3. How do you assess students/teams? (description – word doc) – Joan Walker, Paul King
     Franklin Room

3:00 – 3:15 Break

3:15 – 4:15 Breakout Reports

1. Entrepreneurship
2. Industry
3. Assessment

4:15 – 4:30 IP Survey – Gary Brandenburger (presentation – pdf)

4:30 – 5:00 Wrap-up discussion: moving BME-IDEA forward

5:15 Reception