How to Become a Professional Gun Designer

– So if … someone came to you and they’re like, “I’m gonna design a gun, and I’ve got this great idea.” – Ah, I would tell them to sit down until the feeling goes away. Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum, … first off, I apologise,…

BAE Systems’ innovative research in partnership with the University of Cranfield

– Robotics is something I’ve always been interested in, and this is my project, I’m building a robotic snake. This is the first prototype of it. We call it the Smart Snake Reconnaissance System or SASAR for short, and the idea is to build a small, snakelike robot which can crawl into spaces that a…

Successful industry partnership: Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto decided to form a relationship with the University because of its expertise in automation. You’re a world-renowned leader in that particular field and we know that you’ve done a lot of work in the agriculture space which is a tough environment like mining. I think ultimately the success has been shown in what…

Northwestern MEM: Develop Management and Leadership Skills in the Context of Engineering

[MUSIC PLAYING] There is a demand for STEM education. There’s a shortage of engineers. And the real shortage is not in skilled worker bees, if you will, but leadership, especially leadership in technological fields. The master of engineering management graduates better quality engineers. Our fundamental goal is to help engineers become leaders, so going beyond…

Icaro Ecology – Gianfranco Caccamo : Partnership Testimonial

In a few words, I would describe my company as a young and very dynamic company with a tendency towards new technologies. We got to know Haemers Technologies by coincidence during the preparation of a open tender for the Gela Refinery. We were chosen as local content or local partner, and for this reason, we…

Project Management 14: Managing Project Teams

Welcome to Project Management! In this video, I’ll talk about managing project teams. “Synergy” is derived from a Greek word that means “working together.” High-performing teams usually exhibit positive synergy. The essence of positive synergy is that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. It can also be expressed like this: 1…

Industry Partnerships at Deakin – Mechatronics Engineering

My name is Scott Hanson, I’m a student at Deakin University studying Mechatronics Engineering. When I was doing the internship here at SEW Eurodrive, I feel like a got a massive upgrade in my hard skills. It was like putting the knowledge I’ve gained from Deakin into practice. I feel like I’ve got a better…

03 Organizational Strategy

Welcome to Project Management! In this video, I’ll talk about organizational strategy and why project managers need to understand this concept. Organizational strategy involves the actions or policies designed to achieve long-term goals. Strategy is fundamentally deciding which way the organization will go and how the organization will compete with others. Organizations use projects to…

02 What is Project Management

Welcome to Project Management! In this video, I’ll talk about some basic concepts of project management. So, the first question is, what is a project? According to PMI, a project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result. The keywords are “temporary” and “unique” in this definition. The major goal…