The Pennsylvania State University is a major, public, state-related research university with campuses and facilities throughout Pennsylvania. Founded in 1855, the university has a stated threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service.
The Penn State Electro-Optics Center (PSU-EOC) is focused on developing, manufacturing and transitioning technology to the Navy and to the Department of Defense (DoD) in partnership with its Alliance of industry and academic partners. Our staff is comprised primarily of former industry and DoD personnel who are dedicated to develop and build prototypes and field systems at reduced costs. Since inception, our programs have enabled the DoD to realize savings of over $5B to date. Key to our success is insuring the workforce for tomorrow. Our education and outreach programs are assisting the “pipeline” of new talent at all career levels and encouraging students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
The Office of Naval Research is an executive branch agency within the Department of Defense that supports the President’s budget and provides technical advice to the Chief of Naval Operations and the Secretary of the Navy. The Office of Naval Research coordinates, executes, and promotes the science and technology programs of the United States Navy and Marine Corps.
Alcoa is a global leader in lightweight metals engineering and manufacturing, innovating multi-material solutions that advance our world. Since 1888, the people of Alcoa have partnered to create innovative and sustainable solutions that move the world forward. We live our Values every day, everywhere, collaborating for the benefit of our customers, investors, employees, communities and partners. We are open, honest, and accountable. We work safely, promote wellness, and protect the environment. We creatively transform ideas into value. We treat all people with dignity and provide a diverse, inclusive work environment. We relentlessly pursue outstanding and sustainable results.
Intelitek is a USA based, world-leading developer, producer and supplier of comprehensive hybrid (blended) learning solutions for training in engineering, automated manufacturing, mechatronics, industrial maintenance and advanced manufacturing technologies. The company’s broad product line includes CAD, CAM, CNC, robotics, machine vision, hydraulics and pneumatics, PLCs, sensors, process control and data acquisition. Intelitek also designs and produces automated manufacturing workcells for training, ranging from small-scale flexible manufacturing systems (FMS) to complete computer integrated manufacturing (CIM) systems. Intelitek provides innovative tools and technologies that transforms education, empowers instructors and inspires students across the globe. They are experts in creating solutions for career and technology classrooms that provide everything needed to deliver high-quality, standards-based instruction.
STEM Premier, bringing students, colleges, companies, and possibilities together. A platform for all types of talent. STEM Premier assists all levels of STEM talent in identifying career pathways, educators in recruiting top talent to their schools, and employers in developing a stable, continuous talent pipeline.
Armstrong County: It’s Where Business is Looking Up.
The Armstrong County Industrial Development Council has taken an active role to assist with local, national and international business. Located in an area with abundant natural resources and a growing manufacturing base, workforce is trained, loyal and hard-working. The staff at the The Armstrong County Industrial Development Council can help access a variety of economic development resources, including site recommendation, financing assistance and tax incentives.
Spark funding supports projects in the greater Pittsburgh region that help children develop hands-on skills and digital literacies by expanding their capacity “to do” as well as “to know”. Grants are available up to $15,000. The Sprout Fund enriches the Pittsburgh region’s vitality by engaging citizens, amplifying voices, supporting creativity and innovation, and cultivating connected communities. Founded in 2001, Sprout facilitates community-led solutions to regional challenges and supports efforts to create a thriving, progressive, and culturally diverse region. With strong working relationships to many community organizations and regional stakeholders, The Sprout Fund is one of Southwestern Pennsylvania’s leading agencies on issues related to civic engagement, talent attraction and retention, public art, and catalytic small-scale funding.
With over 50 years of experience and knowledge, JENDOCO Real Estate is the originator of “flex” space in the Pittsburgh market since the early 1960’s with suburban Business parks built East, West, and North of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. JENDOCO Real Estate also specializes in helping with the expansion needs of start-up companies.
Douglas Insurance Services is an Independent Insurance Agency providing all your personal and commercial needs. We pride our agency with excellent customer service and the best coverages at rates you can afford. For more information, visit our website or call (800) 722-9990.
Sarver Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary clinic serving the needs of dogs and cats in Sarver, PA and the surrounding area. We believe our pets are part of the family, and our mission is to improve the health and well-being of all pets through high quality medicine.
Sarver Orthodontics, creating beautiful smiles! The practice of Drs. Benko and McGrogan offer outstanding orthodontic care for the entire family in a clean, relaxing atmosphere.
Thank you to the following:
Kimberly Fitzgerald, DMD
Western Pennsylvania Dental Alliance
Dr. James Nemec and Mrs. Ann Nemec
Children’s Community Pediatrics
Mr. Robert Capretto
Armstrong Eye Care Associates
A sincere thank you to Rolling Ridge Farms, located at 178 Rolling Ridge Drive, Karns City, PA 16041. Rolling Ridge is a proud Silver Sponsor of Sea, Air and Land Challenge, 2015!
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