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ASME
Products, Services, and Areas for
Collaboration
Presented to Biotechnology Council
March 18, 2005
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ASME Overview
• ASME is a 120,000-member professional organization
focused on technical, educational and research issues of
the engineering and technology community
• ASME conducts one of the world’s largest technical
publishing operations, holds numerous technical
conferences worldwide,and offers hundreds of
professional development courses each year
• ASME sets internationally recognized industrial and
manufacturing codes and standards that enhance public
welfare and safety
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Our Vision
To be the premier organization for
promoting the art, science and
practice of mechanical and
multidisciplinary engineering and
allied sciences throughout the world
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Our Aspiration
• Become a global provider of best practices
for delivering new technologies to
commercial markets
• Enhance and further key strategic alliances
• Provide multimedia distribution of products
and services
• Leverage and expand online capabilities
– Customized, smart connection for members
– Portal of choice for entire engineering community
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ASME Products
• Publications
– Technical Journals
– Periodicals
– ASME Press
– Conference Proceedings
– ME Magazine
• Professional Certifications
– GD&T - QHO
– EMCI - QFO
– QMO - QHO


• Codes & Standards
– Boiler & Pressure
Vessel Code
– Stress Tables
• Education & Training
– Short Courses
– In-Company Programs
– Global Training
– Technical Seminars
– Distance Learning
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What is ASME Solutions?
• ASME Solutions is a new initiative
within Strategic Management
sanctioned by the Board of
Governors to focus on meeting the
needs of engineers and other
technical professionals in six
traditional and emerging industry
clusters.
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Six Industry Clusters
• Traditional
– Pressure Technology
– Power
• Emerging
– Bio/Pharma
– Homeland Security
– Water Management
– Computer
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Marketing
Government
Interface
Education
Publishing
Codes &
Standards
IT/Web
F&A
Cluster
Manager
Bio/Pharm Cluster
Sales
Knowledge &
Communities
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Bio/Pharma Activities
• Staff cluster team established
• Industry Advisory Board committee for
each cluster
• Identify current portfolio of products and
services
• Develop new products and services
• Engaging with IEEE on a feasibility/
marketing study to identify potential
areas for collaboration

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Biotech Activities
• Bioengineering Division
• Journal of Biomechanical Engineering
• Biomedicine Miniaturization-
– April 5-8, 2005 Irvine CA
• Summer Bioengineering Conference –
– June 22-26, 2005 Vail, CO
• Bioprocessing Seminar –
– September 26-30, 2005
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Top Areas for Collaboration
• Implantable and wearable
electronics
• BioMEMS
• Biosensors
• Bio-nanotechnology
• Biotechnology sensor networks,
circuits and integrated systems
• Robotics and Mechatronics
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Opportunities to Collaborate

• Develop a new product together
• Co-sponsor a conference
• Co-locate a conference or seminar
• Identify subject matter experts for
conferences
• Promote our programs on your website
• Write articles for journals

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