On April 26th the UNITECH Local Chapter Germany set out for their next company visit to one of the Corporate Partners. This time it was the turn of ABB in Ratingen, Germany.
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“In modern cars we see a fusion of automotive and computer industry. KOSTAL focuses on this fusion point.” - Michael Weiß, KOSTAL Automotive Electrical Systems
12 Apr 2017 in Alumni by Mireia Hernández Navarro
Why not? We founded a cloud storage startup together: Wuala, which was later acquired by the French company LaCie.
“The UNITECH interns Sara Larsen (Programme participant 2015), Alessandra Zampieri (Programme participant 2015) and Matthias Untergassmair (Programme participant 2015) coordinated the organization of the event. The participants had the opportunity to listen to various talks from the Company site coordinators, such as Adam Broad, the Supply Chain Manager; Jerome Poupard, the Process Engineering Manager; David Kinsella, the R&D Director or Timothy Kelf, the Head of Sensor Development.” - Michele Becce: UAA London Regional Group Coordinator.
02 Mar 2017 in Alumni by Mireia Hernández Navarro
“We had the opportunity to visit some rooms of the Ambassador’s Residence and the pleasure to chat with the Ambassador, H E Mr Torbjörn Sohlström, and his staff, as well as with Chalmers’ President and CEO, Professor Stefan Bengtsson, who chaired the event.” - Michele Becce: UAA London Regional Group Coordinator.
“How do you make sure to stay on top of your field and to bring to the market cutting edge innovation? It is through R&D of course. Thus, visiting the site where things happen within Evonik was a very exciting opportunity.” - Antonin Fauret - LCC France
“Power to Data. Power to Unitech!”
“It is the perfect time to stop and reflect on what one is currently doing and decide if it is time for a change or to stick with it as well as being in a fantastic location with like minded people.” - Tanya Richter, UNITECH Alumnus 2013.
Meet Soroush Nakhaie, UNITECH Alumnus 2007. Holding a Phd from TU Causthal and currently working at Infineon as an Operations Planning Manager, Soroush considered it was worth explaining the story of how the UAA changed his life. Learn his story..
Miquel Fabregas, UNITECH Programme Participant 2013 from Barcelona, has just graduated as a Civil Engineer from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. He has had a whole host of different experiences along his career, each dragging him into a different field. While on exchange at Loughborough University, his interest in engineering in low income countries began, with the well known society Engineers Without Borders.
Here is the story of how he found himself in the world of Engineers Without Borders…