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U.S. Commerce Secretary Awards the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. for Assisting Manufacturing Companies in Expanding Exports

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Elinor Hargreaves (860) 282-4283 U.S. COMMERCE SECRETARY AWARDS THE CONNECTICUT CENTER FOR ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY, INC. FOR ASSISTING MANUFACTURING COMPANIES IN EXPANDING EXPORTS East Hartford, CT – The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) is a recipient of the President’s “E” Award for Export Service, the highest…

Women of Innovation® Award Large Business Innovation and Leadership Finalists to be Featured in Webinar on June 25

Women of Innovation® Award Large Business Innovation and Leadership Finalists to be Featured in Webinar on June 25

Two of the finalists for this year’s Women of Innovation® awards will be featured on Thursday, June 25 in a noontime webinar presented by the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT). Featured will be Amy Grace, Director, Advanced Sustainment, Pratt & Whitney, and Jacquelynn Garofano, PhD, Margaret Ingels Engineering Development…

Women of Innovation® Award Candidates to be Featured in Webinar on June 18; Community Innovation and Leadership Finalists

Women of Innovation® Award Candidates to be Featured in Webinar on June 18; Community Innovation and Leadership Finalists

Women of Innovation® Award Candidates to be Featured in Webinar on June 18; Community Innovation and Leadership Finalists The three Community Innovation and Leadership category finalists for this year’s Women of Innovation® awards will be featured on Thursday, June 18 in a noontime webinar presented by the Connecticut Center for…

Finalists Named for 16th Annual Women of Innovation® Awards;            50 Exceptional Leaders in STEM Recognized for Achievements

Finalists Named for 16th Annual Women of Innovation® Awards; 50 Exceptional Leaders in STEM Recognized for Achievements

The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) and the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) today announced the 50 women who have been selected as Women of Innovation® Finalists for the 16th Annual Women of Innovation® awards. This program celebrates and adds to a growing network of women leading Science, Technology, Engineering…

MIF MVP COVID-19 Response

MIF MVP COVID-19 Response

In addition to its traditional goals, the Manufacturing Voucher Program (MVP) will now address the short term need for critical equipment and medical supplies in response to the COVID19 pandemic. In response to the COVID19 impact, the MVP will give priority and focus to manufacturers realigning or expanding capacity and capabilities…

Deep Learning to be Topic for First teCTalk; Artificial Neural Networks Impacting Increasing Number of Industries

Deep Learning to be Topic for First teCTalk; Artificial Neural Networks Impacting Increasing Number of Industries

 ‘teCTalk’ Series Will Focus on Breakthrough Technologies, Opportunities for Connecticut; Inaugural Session on March 18 Hosted by Upward in Hartford  Deep Learning solutions, a technological phenomenon characterized by a reliance on artificial neural networks, are affecting a growing number of industries. Deep Learning will be the topic at the first…

CCAT & Connecticut Technology Council collaborate to bring you the 2020 Women of Innovation® Awards

CCAT & Connecticut Technology Council collaborate to bring you the 2020 Women of Innovation® Awards

CCAT and the Connecticut Technology Council are proud to collaborate to bring you the 2020 Women of Innovation® Awards.    Now in its 16th year, the annual Women of Innovation® program recognizes women innovators, role models, and leaders in science and technology professions, including outstanding young women at the high…

Over 1000 students represent the Future Workforce at ACM event

Over 1000 students represent the Future Workforce at ACM event

Nearly 1,200 students from over 60 schools were welcomed by 100+ companies at last week’s Aerospace Components Manufacturers (ACM) Future Workforce Opportunities Fair, apart of the annual Aerospace Alley® Tradeshow at the Connecticut Convention Center on Nov. 20. The students, ranging from middle school to college, were greeted by and had…

Joel Rinebold: CT’s pathway to energy and economic sustainability

CCAT’s Energy Director Joel Rinebold recently wrote an op-ed for the Hartford Business Journal entitled “CT’s pathway to energy and economic sustainability.” The op-ed discusses continuing the renewable-energy agenda by connecting the manufacturer and supply chain engagement with offshore wind and other clean energy and providing info for our policy…

‘There’s a Great Job Waiting for You’

(CBIA, 11/21/19) Ask any Connecticut manufacturer about their challenges, and you’re certain to hear that finding talented workers is among the top priorities. That’s why nearly 100 Connecticut companies welcomed 1,600 high school students to the Connecticut Convention Center Nov. 20 for the annual Aerospace Components Manufacturers trade show. In…