Held during February 1-5, 2012 in Austin, Texas, the Winter Workshop will be the first EcoCAR 2 workshop that will feature judged presentations, including Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL), a Business Plan Update, and Youth Education presentations.
Co-hosted by Freescale and dSPACE, Inc., teams will participate in detailed sessions from competition organizers General Motors, the U.S. Department of Energy and Argonne National Laboratory. Teams will also take part in in-depth training of sponsor-donated components and software tools from dSPACE, A123 Systems, Freescale, AVL Powertrain Engineering, CD-Adapco, Siemens, and Vector.
Throughout the workshop, student and advisors will have the opportunity to attend a Welcome Night dinner at Thurman Mansion catered by Salt Lick, an evening event at Maggie Mae’s, and the Sponsor Social Networking and Recruiting event at the historic Driskill Hotel.
So grab your cowboy hat and register for the Year One Winter Workshop! To register, talk to your faculty advisor or team leader for registration details.