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Competition of Human Powered Vehicles

Next Sunday, August 5, there will take place in the parking place of Block 16 (Universidad de Antioquia) the Second Regional Competition of Human Powered Vehicle, in which engineering students from some universities of the city, such as Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana Bolivariana (UPB), ITM, Pascual Bravo University Institution, EAFIT University, and the University of Antioquia 

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ITM will participate in EXPOIngeniería 2018

ITM (Instituto Tecnológico Metropolitano de Medellín) is a municipal public university institution, which offers higher education for the integral formation of human talent with excellence in research, innovation, development, teaching, outreach, and management, looking for empowering its graduates for life and work with national and international projection based on human dignity and solidarity, with social 

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Do you know who Andrés Amell is?

Engineer Andrés Amell Arrieta is a research professor at the Faculty of Engineering in University of Antioquia; he is also coordinator of GASURE (Group of Science, Technology, and Rational Use of Energy) and scientific director of the National Network of Research and Innovation in Advanced Combustion (INCOMBUSTION). He has developed research projects and technological development 

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Did you know that the inventor of the cellphone was an engineer?

When Alexander Graham Bell registered a patent for the telephone in 1876, he was aware that he was giving the world an important change of life, but he surely failed to imagine the scope of his development. Bringing people closer through sound waves undoubtedly facilitated people’s life much more at that time. In 1973, one 

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Universidad de Antioquia Has an Impact on the Engineering Sectors with Its undergraduate programs and research groups.

Since the first academic term 2017, the School of Engineering, in conjunction with Universidad de Antioquia Regionalization Office, has been offering the Aerospace Engineering at its Eastern Campus (the first program of this type in Colombia); the program is integral part of the Mechanical Engineering Department. This program is intended to educate world-class professionals who 

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Admission to the Academic and Commercial Show is AT NO CHARGE.

The five rooms of “Centro de Exposiciones Plaza Mayor” will be available for the School of Engineering of Universidad de Antioquia from October 16 to October 19 in order to open EXPOIngeniería 2018 show for national and international visitors. Admission to the business event is totally free and people wishing to attend and having an 

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The 12th TECNNOVA Business Meeting will be held at EXPOIngeniería 2018.

During the Event, held at “Centro de Exposiciones Plaza Mayor,” there will be a physical space available to celebrate the 12th TECNNOVA Innovation and Business Meeting. This space will facilitate the meeting between demand and supply of knowledge, and TECNNOVA, with its technological platform, will prepare schedules for the assignment of appointments as an effort 

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Research groups from all universities of the country can attend EXPOIngeniería 2018.

EXPOIngeniería 2018 will have a space available for research groups from Universidad de Antioquia which have developed patents and are still making contributions to fields of science, technology, and innovation with their research works. Furthermore, this academic and commercial event will be attended by groups from other universities of the country wishing to show and 

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GITA Group will be present at EXPOIngeniería 2018

The Applied Telecommunication Research Group (GITA, for its initials in Spanish) is attached to the Engineering School of Universidad de Antioquia. This Group conducts research, adaptation, and technological innovation projects in the field of telecommunication; it further develops prototypes and articulates research, extension, and academic activity to the progress of technology and innovation. At EXPOIngeniería 

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Do you know what STEAM methodologies are?

With this new learning model and through science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, students are taught how to interact and integrate robotics to simple contents and complex practices; it is a dynamic and more appealing teaching method intended to make students learn by interacting and executing projects. This model is applied by the company PYGMALION, an 

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Expoingeniería 2018: Business Breakfast with Universidad de Antioquia’s Principal and Representatives of Governmental Sector’s Companies.

Last May 16, a business breakfast took place with the Principal of Universidad de Antioquia (Mr. John Jairo Arboleda Céspedes) at Dann Carlton Belfort Hotel in Medellin; this business breakfast was also attended by Mr. Jesús Francisco Vargas Bonilla (Engineering School’s Dean); in this meeting held with representatives of the public sector, the both of 

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A Show where all Attendants Participate

Frequently, when we visit a show we restrict ourselves to see proposals and know the topics addressed and products or services organizers will show us. However, have you ever made any important contribution to our country’s future and development? This time we are given a chance to do it, since the most important engineering event 

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The Contamination Diagnose and Control Group (GDCON, for its initials in Spanish) will be present at EXPOIngeniería 2018.

One of the transversal topics of the most important engineering event in Colombia is Environment; therefore, research groups such as GDCON will show us their knowledge assets and the importance of taking care of and conserving our environment. The GDCON group is part of the Engineering School of Universidad de Antioquia; this group educates undergraduate 

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A research engineer from the U.S. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will participate in EXPOIngeniería 2018!

The main purpose of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is to assure reliability and security of the U.S. nuclear weapons by applying advanced technologies, sciences, and of course, engineering! In addition to reinforce national security, the laboratory further applies skills and knowledge on topics such as environmental security, economic competitiveness, energy, and basic science. At 

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EXPOIngeniería 2018 will include an International Congress!

National and international lecturers will attend the event to be held at “Teatro Metropolitano de Medellín” from October 16 to October 19; contextualization will be made on the world advances of the topics addressed at EXPOIngeniería 2018; lecturers will associate such advances to our country and they will provide solutions relating to science, technology, and 

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The Event any engineering company should attend!

EXPOIngeniería 2018 is the most important engineering event held in Colombia. The event is organized by the Engineering School of Universidad de Antioquia in cooperation with Tecnnova, and will be held in Medellin City from October 16 to October 19 at “Centro de Exposiciones Plaza Mayor” and “Teatro Metropolitano.” This experience will include: Business Show, 

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Could you imagine a company not interviewing you but you being the one to choose where to work?

In order to promote new models to identify human talent at universities, EXPOIngeniería 2018 will identify the best engineering students from the participating universities and they will choose the companies they would like to work for. Such companies will be invited and, in a practical exercise performed by INTERACPEDIA, students will conduct the interview. The 

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Do you really know what a sintering process is?

Sintering is the process of manufacturing a solid mass formed from powder; this occurs thanks to the fusion and densification of particles when they are applied a thermal treatment at a temperature below its melting point. This process is frequently used for the manufacture of ceramics, since individual powder particles are adhered among them to 

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