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October 29, 2012

Roundtable to explore partnering with Sandia

Discovery Park will host a one-hour presentation-discussion event for persons at Purdue on Friday (Nov. 2) with officials of Sandia National Laboratories.

"Partnering with Sandia" will be at 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship, Room 121. The event will feature 10-minute remarks by Paul Hommert, president and laboratories director at Sandia, on "The Importance of National Laboratories and University Partnerships"; and by Marcey Hoover, senior manager for surety engineering at Sandia, on "Partnering with Sandia." A panel discussion titled "Partnering Experiences: What has Worked? What has not Worked?" facilitated by Hoover will follow. The panel will include persons from Purdue and Sandia.

The event is open to Purdue faculty, staff and students. Those interested in attending should RSVP today (Oct. 29) to Nancy Goodman at ngoodman@purdue.edu or 49-93662.