Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence - Penn State Altoona

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Student Showcase

This is an exciting event that will feature Penn State Altoona students from various disciplines who will showcase their work through presentations to the Blair County business community. It's an opportunity for the business community to see firsthand the fine work and talent at Penn State Altoona, while building the students' communication and networking skills. This event brings students and community together to build lasting relationships.

Student Showcase
Friday, December 12, 2014

8:45 a.m. — 2:30 p.m.
Devorris Downtown Center, 1431 - 12th Avenue in Altoona, PA

3:00 — 5:00 p.m.
EMET Project Demonstrations
Force Advanced Technology Center, Ivyside Campus

See presentation schedules below.

Business Internship Presentations

Devorris Classroom 1

Business Presentation Schedule for Student Showcase
Time Presentation
9:00 – 9:20 a.m.Zachery Henry
Howard Hanna Johnston Realty
9:20 – 9:40 a.m.Kiersten Bricker
Penn State Altoona – Office of Student Life
9:40 – 10:00 a.m.Thomas McAneny
McAneny Brothers Inc.
10:00 – 10:20 a.m.Kristina Snyder
HalenHardy
10:20 – 10:40 a.m.BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 a.m.Brett Lord
Exclusive Villas
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Nick Henry
Retrospect Games
11:20 – 11:40 a.m.Julie Pielmeier
The AroundCampus Group
11:40 a.m. – NoonTrent Landis
Trident Realty Group
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.NETWORKING LUNCH
12:40 – 1:00 p.m.Christian Carr
Nittany Pointe
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Loretta Zeth
Penn State Altoona – Office of Development and Alumni Relations

Senior EMET Project Presentations

Devorris Auditorium

EMET Presentation Schedule for Student Showcase
Time Presentation
9:00 – 9:20 a.m.Vivian Bejgrowicz and Derald Young
Mini Roll Mill
9:20 – 9:40 a.m.Sam Fortna and David Spencer
Powered Outer H.M.I Exoskeleton Suit
9:40 – 10:00 a.m.DJ Rager and Blake Lee
Four Cycle Optical Research Engine
10:00 – 10:20 a.m.Mike Hyde and Shane Cook
Plastic Injection Molding Machine
10:20 – 10:40 a.m.BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 a.m.Adam Lawrence and Mark Christner
Autonomous Quadcopter
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.James Hackenberry and Janel Hall
Recycling Plant
11:20 – 11:40 a.m.Kyle Germscheid and Nick Botcher
Delta 3D Printer
11:40 a.m. – NoonRoman Noel and Andrew Skraba
Autonomous Drone
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.NETWORKING LUNCH
12:40 – 1:00 p.m.Justin DeArmitt and Ryan Mason
Motorcycle Dynamometer
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Tyler Bulger and Jake Schulz
Leveling Scissor Lift
1:20 – 1:40 p.m.Garrett Rathbun and Landon Day
Chainsaw Sharpener
1:40 – 2:00 p.m.Taylor Hockenberry and Travis Barthalow
Vertical Axis Wind Turbine
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Randi Bimeal and Anthony Egan
Autonomous Boat Drone
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.Demonstrations
Ralph and Helen Force Advance Technology Center, Ivyside campus
All are invited.

Security and Risk Analysis Internship/Course Project Presentations

Aaron Classroom 6

Security and Risk Analysis Presentation Schedule for Student Showcase
Time Presentation
9:00 – 9:20 a.m.John K. Mitchell
A Fuzzy-Logic Approach for Evaluating a Cloud Service Provider
9:20 – 9:40 a.m.Andrew Yocum
Fall Internship Experience: SRA Server Room
9:40 – 10:00 a.m.Chris Gross, Trent Bolish, and James Lim
Laws and Regulations on PII
10:00 – 10:20 a.m.Mark Rausch
Summer Internship Experience: Everett Area School District
10:20 – 10:40 a.m.BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 a.m.Lucas Wilkinson, Cooper Graham, and Austin Cox
Insider Threat Countermeasures
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Justin Mangino
Summer Internship Experience: PBG Networks
11:20 – 11:40 a.m.William Aiken
KaaSP: Keying as a Service Provider
11:40 a.m. – NoonChristopher Meek
Summer Internship Experience: Textron
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.NETWORKING LUNCH

Pechter Business Plan Competition Presentations

Devorris Classroom 3

Pechter Business Plan Presentation Schedule for Student Showcase
Time Presentation
9:00 – 9:20 a.m.Dylan Leazier and Markel McCloud
My Closet
9:20 – 9:40 a.m.Simeon Silvester
Grandma Avi’s Caribbean Kitchen and Grill
9:40 – 10:00 a.m.Justin Delasko and Arela Rivas L.Ac.
Community Acupuncture Practice
10:00 – 10:20 a.m.Richard Weber
Night Owl’s Drive In
10:20 – 10:40 a.m.BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 a.m.Amanda Moyer, Richard Weber, Cody Curtis, Ryan Stupy, Loretta Zeth, Alex Miller, Cody Miller
Top Droppers
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Loretta Zeth
Coffee Cake Care
11:20 – 11:40 a.m.Joseph Calibeo
Bicycle Centrifuge
11:40 a.m. – NoonFaridah Bada, Jimmy Wolf, and Audry Salantino
Coffee Shop
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.NETWORKING LUNCH
12:40 – 1:00 p.m.Zachary Burkett, Zack George, Mike Keeler, Dylan Leazier, Steve Mullen, and Steve Niemkiewicz
Sleight-of-Hands
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Morgan Keirn, Frank Amabile, Paul Santella, Tom Shotts, Evan McCorkel, and Christian Cieslak
Powertize
1:20 – 1:40 p.m.William Aiken, Adam Gibbons, and Olivia Walter
Dual Mission
1:40 – 2:00 p.m.Brian Hemphill and Andrew Good
oGro
2:30 p.m.Announcement of Competition Results