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‘Industry, Academic and Government Partnerships’ by Mercedes Benz exec topic of ISU forum Feb. 24

Posted February 14, 2012

"Industry, Academic and Government Partnerships: Focus of the Future" is the topic of a Feb. 24 presentation by Michael J. Vitek, vice president of Mercedes Benz Tech North America at Idaho State University.

This Faculty Development Academic Forum will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the ISU Eli M. Oboler Library’s Room B3G and it will be simulcast to Room 104 of the Center for Higher Education at ISU-Idaho Falls, Room 509 at ISU-Meridian and Room C91 of the Evergreen Building at the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls.

The focus of Vitek's presentation will be the experience that Mercedes Benz North America has in the creation of opportunities with multiple government agencies, universities, hospitals and non-profits.

The forum is sponsored by the ISU Office of Academic Affairs, the College of Science and Engineering and the Department of Electrical Engineering.