Monday, December 25, 2017

Gateway Technical College cutting-edge Foxconn curriculum does not include workforce development, employee relations, and management concepts

At least there's no mention of them in this article.

Gateway Technical College to head Foxconn 'smart factory' training consortium.  (Kenosha News, 12/212/2017)
Some of the courses include Introduction of Mechatronics, Introduction to Industrial Control Systems, Introduction to Industrial Robotics and Introduction to Industrial Internet of Things.

Sources of definitions:
"Smart factory":  The Smart Factory. (Deloitte University Press, 2017)
"Mechatronics":  Mechatraonics Consulting.
"Industrial control system":  Trend Micro.
"Industrial internet of things":  Redshift

Other Foxconn posts:
December 2017
Let's put this Foxconn deposit in perspective.  (12/23/2017)
UPDATE. Scott Walker Monday tweet storm attempts to distract us from his highway funding mess.  (12/19/2017) 
GOP legislative aide and letter writer Keith Best needs to brush up on his Foxconn analogies.  (12/16/2017)
UPDATE: The Wisconn Valley Way to Wisconsin's fiscal and moral bankruptcy.  (12/15/2017)
Scott Walker, meet Andrew Ng, who wants to help Foxconn bring intelligence displayed by machines to Racine County.  (12/14/2017)
Billions for Foxconn but a raw deal for Mount Pleasant residents John and Kim Mahoney.  (12/13/2017)
Some residents of Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, and Illinois will help to foot the bill for a $140,000,000 Foxconn campus electrical substation.  (12/12/2017)
A deafening silence: What role will robotics play at Foxconn's Mount Pleasant manufacturing plant?  (12/12/2017)
Inquiring minds want to know why driverless technology wasn't discussed during Foxconn contract negoatiations, Scott Walker.  (12/12/2017)
Donald Trump and Terry Gou: Scott Walker loves these two peas in a pod.  (12/9/2017)
Reggie White:Green Bay Packers:: Foxconn:Wisconsin (Scott Walker analogy reveals his crazed desperation).  (8/10/2017)

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