1. Opening - Welcome and introductions
2. IME Department Report
Engineering Building Progress/Lab Revitalization Plan - New building planning, layouts, and transition. Follow-up on status of LRP (equipment funding).
Academic Programs - further discussion of options within MFE. Integration of Taguchi Methods into curriculum (BS, MS, Certificate, Continuing Education, etc.)
Student/Faculty Recruiting - Status of efforts since last meeting.
Engineering Colloquium - Wrap up discussion of Winter 1998 colloquium. Current thoughts for next colloquium, Winter 1999.
Western Taguchi Center and Continuing Education - Update and discussion of continuing education efforts for the IME Department and the College of Engineering.
3. Engineering Interdisciplinary Clinic - Brief presentation by the EIC Director, Dr. Chris Caenepeel. (Scheduled for 9:15 - 9:30 a.m.)
4. Optional Tour of Interim Facilities - A brief tour showing where we have our labs during the interim period.
Calendar Update - Please include these dates on your calendar:
IAC Breakfast Meetings: (typically the third Wednesday of every third month unless noted otherwise)
May 20, 1998
August 19, 1998
November 4, 1998 (First Wednesday due to conflicts with other events on the second and third Wednesdays)