During the Defense Innovation Days trade show in Newport, Rhode Island this summer, Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, & Logistics, visited the ULC Booth.
ULC Vice President, Paul DiGregorio, is shown explaining the company’s capabilities to Mr. Kendall. ULC is located in Southbridge, MA where the new Photonics Institute in Manufacturing Innovation will be added to the Quinsigamond Community College campus. With the support of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, both MIT and Quinsigamond Community College (QCC) will be partners in the institute.
ULC is honored to be involved in assisting QCC locate the best resources for the task at hand. QCC is the center’s national community college lead for a curriculum to train workers in photonics-based technologies. MIT will help shape the partnership with expertise centered on technical innovation, workforce development and continuing education training efforts.