New book from F Betz: Societal Dynamics

Dear Dr. Frederick Betz,

Congratulations! Your book Societal Dynamics has just been published. We would like to extend our best wishes for the success of this new publication and hope you enjoyed working with us.

Did you know your book is available in print & electronic format?

  • Information about the print edition can be found on a dedicated homepage. Spread the word: share the link with your colleagues or download the ready-to-use flyer.
  • Your eBook is available on SpringerLink, Springer’s online platform, accessed by millions of users every day.

To cite your eBook, please use the following link, which represents its unique electronic identifier:http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-1278-6


Happy Holidays from M Badawy, B Nunes, L Morel, M Yanez, C Shea, F Betz

Hello Everybody, patient

 

Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for a Healthy, Happy, and Prosperous New Year 2012!  

 

MOTAB Program: U of Minnesota

The Master of Science in Management of Technology (MOT) was launched at the University of Minnesota and the College of Science and Engineering’s Technological Leadership Institute in 1990. It is one of the oldest MOT programs in the world. It is one of three MOT programs in the world to be accredited by the International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT).  Over 500 students have participated in the MOT program from over 200 sponsoring companies.

MOTAB Accredited Program: University of Bridgeport

The Technology Management Master’s Program is designed to develop leaders adept at managing technological change, and skilled in establishing and maintaining superior competitive advantage for their respective enterprises or for new ventures. For an enterprise, continuing advancement of technology provides both opportunities and threats. It is essential that an enterprise continually develops, sources and/or applies, the latest relevant technology in products, services, and systems in support of the key business functions and processes such as R&D, marketing, sales, customer service engineering, manufacturing, operations, finance, accounting, distribution, information technology, business analytics and others.

Masters in Risk Management

Hi Richard, ed

I am proud to finally share my education site called http://www.mastersinriskmanagement.org
with you!

Searching for a degree program was a difficult process for me. My personal goal in creating http://www.mastersinriskmanagement.org is to make sure others do not have the same experience! On my homepage, cialis students have access to an extensive list of programs broken down by campus as well as detailed information about the degree and possible career choices.

Would you help me reach prospective students with this helpful site by adding it to your resources

 

Featured MOT Program: UNH (MOTAB Accredited)

The MS in the Management of Technology (MS MOT) part-time degree program is an excellent choice for technology professionals in the workforce who want to advance their careers. In this intense, sales innovative program, sovaldi sale students can earn their degrees in less than two years. Classes meet two evenings a week on ourManchester campus.

The program is designed for technical employees (engineers, ampoule scientists, researchers) and those who manage them. It is also targeted at professionals who work in companies that are challenged by rapid technological change. This includes those who work in aerospace and defense, computer hardware and software development, biotechnology, consumer product design and development, and the automotive industry.

The Whittemore School’s MS MOT program is the first such program—one of only three in the world—to be accredited by the International Association for the Management of Technology (IAMOT).


Obituary: Fred Rossini

From: Dundar F Kocaoglu
Sent: Thursday, December 08, 2011 7:01 AM
To: Yasser Hosni
Subject: Fred Rossini Memorial

I am sending this message with great sadness that the Technology Management community lost Fred Rossini. He suddenly passed away on November 15.

After receiving his PhD from Berkeley in 1968, Fred joined Georgia Tech, founded the Technology Policy Assessment Center and served as a Professor until 1989. He then joined George Mason University and served as Provost and Professor of Systems Engineering untl his retirement in 1997.

He was elected a PICMET Fellow last July.

Fred’s memorial will be held on December 10. The memorial announcement is attached. Fred Rossini Memorial 12-10-11

 

Featured MOT Program: SIMT

The Stuttgart Institute of Management and Technology (SIMT) is an international business school and advanced education institute of theSteinbeis University Berlin (SHB). In 1998 SIMT was founded on the initiative of a number of renowned global players headquartered in the Stuttgart area, sick among them Bosch, buy Daimler, Hewlett-Packard, Siemens and Trumpf. Web site: http://www.uni-simt.de/

 

Rencontre Technologisation de la société, de l’entreprise, de la TPE & outils de communication

Bonjour,
Nous avons le plaisir de vous inviter à une rencontre autour du thème “Technologisation de la société, de l’entreprise, de la TPE & outils de communication”  organisée à l’occasion de la sortie de deux ouvrages
-A. Mallard, Petit dans le marché, une sociologie de la très petite entreprise
-J. Denouël et F. Granjon (dir.) Communiquer à l’ère du numérique. Regards croisés sur la sociologie des usages

La table-ronde réunira:
Sylvain Parasie, LATTS, de l’Université Paris-Est / Marne-la-Vallée
Jacques-François Marchandise,  de la FING
Julie Denouël, de l’Université de Montpellier III,
et Alexandre Mallard, du Centre de sociologie de l’innovation de Mines ParisTech

Elle aura lieu lundi 12 décembre 2011 à 18h (à l’école des mines, 60 boulevard Saint-Michel, 75006 Paris) et sera suivie d’un cocktail.

Voici quelques uns des thèmes abordés par les ouvrages:
1/ Technologisation de la société et outils de communication : impacts sur le social; émancipation/valorisation versus contrainte/dévalorisation des acteurs; complexité des compétences mobilisées
2/  Les TIC et l’entreprise: technologisation de l’entreprise; émancipation/esclavagisme; productivité/production
3/  Les TPE comme forme spécifique : différenciation/indifférenciation des TPE; place dans l’économie; usages particuliers/innovants des TIC par les TPE


L’événement est organisé par le Centre de sociologie de l’innovation (Mines ParisTech, CNRS)
Et Transvalor-Presses des Mines 
RSVP avant le 10 décembre à silvia.dekorsy@mines-paristech.fr   – 01 40 51 93 17

Bien cordialement,
Silvia Dekorsy, responsable des Presses
Cécile Méadel, responsable de la collection Sciences Sociales
qui vous prient d’accepter leurs excuses pour les éventuels doublons.