Webinar Recording Available for ASME Members and Non-Members! ASME GOVERNMENT RELATIONS WEBINAR HIGHLIGHTS ASME FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FELLOWSHIPS: “ENGINEERS AND PUBLIC POLICY: A DYNAMIC COMBINATION

August 25, 2017 -

Webinar Recording Available for ASME Members and Non-Members! ASME GOVERNMENT RELATIONS WEBINAR HIGHLIGHTS ASME FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FELLOWSHIPS: “ENGINEERS AND PUBLIC POLICY: A DYNAMIC COMBINATION”

ASME has the unique distinction of being the very first engineering/scientific society to have the vision to establish a Congressional fellowship program. For the past 43 years, ASME has provided a valuable service to the nation by sponsoring over 100 Federal Fellows who served in the Executive and Legislative Branch. ASME Federal Government Fellowships have enabled selected ASME members to devote a year working in government providing engineering and technical advice to policy makers in Congress, federal agencies, and the White House. This premier program serves as a testament to ASME’s long-standing commitment to national security, national issues and the continuing development of the engineering profession.

The webinar highlights a current and former Fellow who provided their personal perspectives on their accomplishments and challenges while serving as an ASME Fellow in the Executive and Legislative Branch. If you have not registered, you must do so first. Register here: https://shop.asme.org/Registrations/Conference/FNDWEB2016-2

Once registered you can click on the following link to view the webinar.  (Note: It may take up to 24 hours after your initial registration to be able to login to watch the webinar.)

https://login.asme.org/SingleSignOnV2/login.aspx?ApplicationID=b611004b-1d28-4886-ba07-56fb25b5d9d8&EventID=1707

Lester Su, Ph.D., Chair of the ASME Committee on Government Relations, moderated the session and was joined by the two Fellows who described what they have learned about public policy making as it relates to the manufacturing and energy, as well as answered questions about this invaluable fellowship opportunity.

Noël Bakhtian, Ph.D. served as a 2016 ASME Foundation Swanson Fellow at the White House Office of Science & Technology Policy in the environment and energy division.

Said Jahanmir, Ph.D. who is currently serving as a 2015-16 ASME Congressional Fellow for the Honorable Tim Ryan (D-OH).

 

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed within this article are the views of the writer and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of ASME.


 
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