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Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology announces appointment of Dr. Jacquelynn Garofano as Chief Technology Officer

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 April 9; Finalists to be Announced in May, Featured at Fall Awards Ceremony

17th Annual Women of Innovation Nominations Due April 9; Finalists to be Announced in May, Featured at Fall Awards Ceremony

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…

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…

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…

Cutting-Edge Technologies to be Featured in Interactive Zone at ACM “Future WorkForce Opportunities” Fair

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – Nov. 18, 2019 – The latest leading-edge technologies used in manufacturing today will be showcased in a hands-on Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. Interactive Zone led by Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) at the Aerospace Components Manufacturers (ACM) annual “Future WorkForce Opportunities Fair” on November…

Cutting-Edge Technologies Showcased at Waterbury STEM/Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Expo

Cutting-Edge Technologies Showcased at Waterbury STEM/Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Expo

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – Nov. 5, 2019 – The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) led Connecticut Dream It. Do It. team-building activities and a unique Interactive Zone to showcase manufacturing and new technologies at the Waterbury Regional Chamber’s STEM/Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Expo held November 1 at Naugatuck Valley…