Engineering professionals, researchers, and students representing some of the world’s leading universities will explore the future of technology when the University of Bridgeport (UB) hosts the CT-IETA (Connecticut Conference on Industrial Electronics, Technology & Automation Conference) on October 14-15.Connecticut Conference on Industrial Electronics, Technology & Automation

The event is co-sponsored by UB and IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to using technology to advance humanity.

UB faculty and experts from Endurance Robotics, Rutgers, Yale, University of Rochester, Carnegie Mellon, and other institutions will deliver several addresses and run panels on topics ranging from “Robots in Education” to “Intelligent Systems and Security” to “Novel Applications of Engineering and Technology.”

Students from 15 international universities and high schools in the Tri-State Region will present research posters.

For a detailed schedule of events and more information, go to or follow @CT_IETA.

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