Associate Professor, Engineering Communication
Pennsylvania State University, USA
LOCAL: Centro de Tecnologia, Auditório Professor Luiz Carlos Martins – Sala I-241
About the Speaker
Holding a master of science in electrical engineering and a master of fine arts in writing, Michael Alley is an associate professor of engineering communication at Penn State. He is the author three textbooks, including The Craft of Scientific Presentations (Springer, 2013), which is available on Kindle through Amazon.com. Over the past decade, he has taught technical presentations to scientists and engineers across the United States and in Europe, Asia, and South America. Sites include the European Space Organization (Chile), Google, MIT, Harvard Medical School, the University of Illinois, Sandia National Laboratories, Los Alamos National Laboratory, United Technologies, the Army Research Laboratory, Simula Research Laboratory (Norway), the Institute for Energy Technology (Norway), Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Seoul National University, and the University of São Paulo. Alley’s web-site on slide design is the first Google listing for the topic of presentation slides.