Category: cyber security engineering education Engineering role playing game cybersecurity National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition University of Texas at San Antonio Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security (CIAS)
Submitted by nbartels on Wed, 04/16/2008 - 10:18
The kids are all right. They're getting down and dirty with the realities of cybersecurity down in San Antonio. See the news release below. It looks like the focus of this competition is standard, enterprise level security (not that there's anything wrong with that).
Category: engineering education shameless self promotion commentary Nancy Bartels Careers Gen Y Careers and Education Engineering role playing game Automation Minutes
Submitted by nbartels on Wed, 01/30/2008 - 12:02
Okay. I'll admit it. I was vain enough to be flattered that somebody from ISA actually thought my idea about using simulation games to interest the young-uns in process automation was a good idea. Thanks. That success tempts me to roll out another idea that's been rattling around in my...
Category: engineering education commentary ControlGlobal staff Dust Networks Nancy Bartels Engineering role playing game Robert Shear
Submitted by waltboyes on Sun, 01/27/2008 - 19:36
At the ISA Expo 2008 Conference Planning Committee meeting this weekend, Robert Shear from Dust Networks told me how much he agreed with Nancy Bartels, who posted a great idea a few weeks ago-- that we ought to be building components for the Sims and Second Life, and other simulation...
Category: Futurist engineering education Automation Federation Careers and Education Engineering role playing game
Submitted by waltboyes on Mon, 11/26/2007 - 13:30
Managing Editor Nancy Bartels has a great idea. Suppose we get somebody with some deep pockets (you know who you are, now don't you?) to fund the development of a MMRPG that is about process automation? Huh? What's a Mumrrpig...whatever it was you said? If you don't know what an...