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Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Appoints Adrian Cosma to Its Board of Directors

Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Appoints Adrian Cosma to Its Board of Directors

VP of Hartford Steam Boiler Business Development Industrial IoT Solutions Brings Deep Experience in Marketplace and Growth Strategies East Hartford, Conn. – The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT), a premier manufacturing technology resource for manufacturers across the state, announced today the appointment of Adrian Cosma to the nonprofit’s Board of Directors. Cosma joins…

Six Connecticut Manufacturers to Receive $100,000 for New Additive Manufacturing Equipment

Six Connecticut Manufacturers to Receive $100,000 for New Additive Manufacturing Equipment

Hartford, Conn. – Governor Ned Lamont, the Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) and the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) announced today that six manufacturers in Connecticut will be receiving a total of $600,000 in grants to facilitate the adoption of additive manufacturing in their operations. “Connecticut is…

Renishaw and CCAT drive cutting-edge manufacturing and supply chain technologies (Press Release, July 2021)

Renishaw and CCAT drive cutting-edge manufacturing and supply chain technologies (Press Release, July 2021)

July 2021 – for immediate release    To assist manufacturers on their Industry 4.0 journey, global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, has partnered with the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT), USA. This applied technology demonstration and training center validates, demonstrates, and assists with the adoption of leading-edge industrial technologies into…

Larson Announces Funding Request for CCAT Included in Appropriations Package (Press Release)

Washington, D.C. – Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) announced that his Community Funding Project request for the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technologies (CCAT) was included in the  Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill. This is one of ten Community Funding Project requests Larson submitted to the Appropriations committee; additional requests will…

After $3.9M in renovations, new tech purchases, CCAT looks to guide manufacturers in post-COVID economy (Hartford Business Journal)

May 17, 2021 Hartford Business Journal – Over the past year, the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) has made significant renovations to its facility and staff with hopes of better helping the state’s manufacturing industry as it recovers from the pandemic and tries to keep pace with ever-changing technology.…

Roads to Recovery: How the pandemic is accelerating workforce development (PBS)

PBS NewsHour story featuring CCAT President and CEO Ron Angelo, Connecticut’s First Chief Manufacturing Officer Colin Cooper and CCAT’s partners on how the pandemic has accelerated a push to improve and expand job training for the state’s large manufacturing workforce development. https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/roads-to-recovery-how-the-pandemic-is-accelerating-workforce-training

Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology announces appointment of Dr. Jacquelynn Garofano as Chief Technology Officer (Press Release)

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) announces the appointment of Dr. Jacquelynn (Jackie) Garofano as its new Chief Technology Officer, effective April 2. “Having Jackie in this senior technology role is a tremendous opportunity for CCAT. Her experience and deep understanding of advanced technologies as…

17th Annual Women of Innovation Nominations Due June 18; Finalists to be Announced in June, Featured at Fall Awards Ceremony (Press Release)

17th Annual Women of Innovation Nominations Due June 18; Finalists to be Announced in June, Featured at Fall Awards Ceremony (Press Release)

Women in STEM Disciplines Propel Businesses, Academia, Innovation & Breakthroughs Across Connecticut Hartford, CT – The deadline for nominations is just two weeks away, as plans for the 17th annual Women of Innovation® awards program proceed. The prestigious awards highlight the increasing impact of women innovators, role models, and leaders…