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DASI Solutions to Host Second Annual Education Summit

Pontiac-based DASI Solutions is inviting teachers to learn more about the powerful tools available to meet students' 3D design challenges

PONTIAC, MI, July 20, 2015 – DASI Solutions will be hosting their second annual DASI Education Summit on Thursday, August 13, 2015 in downtown Pontiac. The 2014 Summit attracted approximately 30 educators from around the state to discuss real-world software and technology solutions for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education.

DASI is planning for a larger event this year, with added value for educators. Discussions, break-out sessions and demonstrations at the 2015 Summit will revolve around SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD software, FIRST Robotics, the ASBE Design Challenge and internationally recognized certifications available for students. The goal of the Summit is to keep educators engaged with and invested in the latest available technologies for STEM educator, in order to further develop a young, capable workforce for the engineering and manufacturing industry.

“Training has always been an important part of the DASI Solutions business and we want to make sure that it starts early,” said DASI Solutions co-founder David Darbyshire. “The hope is that this event will help bring business and education together to bridge the skilled trades gap by getting educators further invested in new technologies. STEM educators are key to empowering the young workforce by promoting a healthy curiosity, as well as the skills to help them in their future careers.”

The DASI Education Summit will be held at the Lafayette Grande Banquette Center, across the street from the DASI headquarters, in downtown Pontiac and is open to anyone in education or workforce development. The event will run from 1:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 13, 2015. For more information, please contact Annette Norris (248-410-9896 or Annette@dasi-solutions.com ). To register, please visit the Event Schedule page at dasisolutions.com.