CCEFP Industry-University Summit

Registration is open for the Summit. Click here to get started.

Registration Fees

NFPA Pascal Society Gold and Silver Members $245
NFPA Pascal Society Bronze Members $295
Non-Pascal Society Members $345
Thursday Only $50
Faculty / Staff Complimentary
Students Complimentary
Media $245

Event Schedule and Presentations

Downloadable Preliminary Schedule

Tuesday, April 4

6:00 pm

6:30 pm

Picnic open for early arrivals, instructions will be provided

Texas A&M Baseball Game vs. Dallas Baptist

 

Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park

Wednesday, April 5

7:00 am

Breakfast on your own

8:30 am

Welcoming Remarks

8:45 am

CCEFP Research Series 1: Mobile

  • Free Piston Engine Based on Off-Road Vehicles
  • Control and Prognostic of Electrohydraulic Machines
  • Four-Quadrant Multi Fluid Pump & Motor
George Bush Library

10:15 am

Break

10:30 am

CCEFP Research Series 2: Human Scale & Manufacturing

  • Hybrid MEMS Proportion Fluid Control Valve
  • Portable Pneumatically Powered Orthosis
  • Controlled Stirling Powered Unit
  • Efficient, Integrated, Freeform, Flexible Hydraulic Actuators
 George Bush Library

12:45 pm

Networking Box Lunch

George Bush Library

1:45 pm

CCEFP Research Series 3: Stationary, Fluids, and Tribology

  • AC Hydraulic Pump/Motor
  • Investigation of Noise Transmission Through Pump Casing
  • Simulation, Rheology and Efficiency of Polymer Enhanced Fluids
George Bush Library

3:15 pm

A&M Overview Presentation

George Bush Library

3:45 pm

Break

4:00 pm

Bus Departs for Tours

4:15 pm

Tours of Texas A&M Research and Teaching Laboratories

5:30 pm

Bus Returns to George Bush Library

7:00 pm

Dinner for All with Invited A&M Students

Murphy’s Law

Thursday, April 6 

CCEFP Sustainability Planning & Technology Roadmapping Meeting | Open to All Industry Attendees

7:00 am

Breakfast on your own

8:30 am

CCEFP Sustainability Plan Discussion

George Bush Library

10:30 am

Break

10:45 am

Discuss IEC Action Plans

11:30 am

Refresh NFPA Technology Roadmap

12:00 pm

Working Box Lunch

2:00 pm

Depart

Event Locations

Texas A&M University
George Bush Presidential Library
1000 George Bush Drive West
College Station, TX  77845

Blue Bell Park
Olsen Field
301 Olsen Boulevard
College Station, TX 77845

Dinner Locations

Blue Bell Park
Olsen Field
301 Olsen Boulevard
College Station, TX 77845

Murphy’s Law
107 N Main Street
Bryan, TX 77803

Travel recommendations:
There are no direct flights to College Station, TX.  Here are some helpful travel recommendations in order of priority:

  1. Schedule a connecting flight to the regional Easterwood Airport (CLL) in College Station, Texas.
  2. Fly into Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Austin, Texas.  Reserve a rental vehicle. An approximately 80 minute drive to College Station, Texas.
  3. Least recommended option is to fly into George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in Houston, Texas.  The city traffic and toll-ways will be significant.

 

Hotel Accommodations

Country Inn & Suites
1010 Southwest Parkway East
College Station, TX 77840

  • Distance from A&M: ~4 miles
  • Phone: 979-693-7777
  • Group Name: CCEFP Summit
  • Rate: $96.00 + tax
  • Cut-off Date: March 17, 2017
  • Important Note: This hotel does offer complimentary breakfast.

Hampton Inn
320 Texas Avenue
College Station, TX 77840

  • Distance from A&M: ~2 miles
  • Phone: 979-846-0184
  • Group Name: CCE
  • Online Booking: www.collegestation.hamptoninn.com and click “Add Special Rate Codes” to enter Group Name
  • Rate: $99.00 + tax
  • Cut-off Date: March 21, 2017
  • Important Note: This hotel does offer complimentary breakfast.

Hilton Garden Inn College Station
2081 University Drive East
Bryan, TX 77802

  • Distance from A&M: ~2.5 miles
  • Phone: 979-703-7919
  • Group Name: CCEFP Summit
  • Rate: $110 + tax
  • Cut-off Date: March 14, 2017
  • Important Notes: This hotel does not offer complimentary breakfast, however breakfast is available in the full service restaurant. *All cancellations must be made no later than 12 PM Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Any cancellation after March 21 will be charged a full night room + tax to the credit card on the reservation. No-shows will result in liabilities to CCEFP and will be invoiced appropriately.

Transportation

TBD

Wi-Fi Access

TBD

Contact Us

Mike Gust (CCEFP) at mjgust@umn.edu or 612-839-5243 (voice or text)

Alyssa Burger (CCEFP) at alyssa@umn.edu or 612-964-3996 (voice or text)

Mike Golla (TAMU) at mrgolla@tamu.edu or 979-845-6765 (voice)