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3M is fundamentally a science-based company. We produce thousands of imaginative products, and we're a leader in scores of markets – from health care and highway safety to office products and optical films for LCD displays. Our success begins with our ability to apply our technologies – often in combination – to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this is made possible by the people of 3M and their singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world.

Boeing is the world's leading aerospace and aviation company. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems.

Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 347 destinations in 64 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft.

Formation is a product development firm specializing in new product innovation, creating innovative products for a diverse range of clients. Our focus is new product innovation with an emphasis on challenging assignments. We embrace difficult problems, becoming involved early and remaining engaged until solutions stand on their own. We believe the secret to successful product development lies in lean teams capable of strategic thinking as well as tactical execution.

Magnesium Elektron is a dedicated service organization specializing in the development, manufacture and supply of magnesium products and services to technology industries worldwide. Since the company first began processing magnesium in 1936, their team has built an enviable reputation for innovation, built upon a relentless passion to push the metallurgical boundaries of magnesium alloy technology.

Michelin is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. Headquartered in France with a formidable international presence, including facilities in South Carolina, Michelin manufactures tires for space shuttles, aircraft, automobiles, heavy equipment, motorcycles, and bicycles.

The Student Government Association at Georgia Tech is an elected group of students who represent their peers in legislative body as well as executive positions. SGA serves as a gathering place for opinions to be voiced and ideas to be enacted as well as a point of contact for the outside world in all matters relating to the students at Georgia Tech.

Based in metro-Atlanta, Suniva manufactures high-efficiency monocrystalline silicon solar cells (the ARTisun® series) and high powered solar modules, which consist of Suniva's core cell technology.  From its inception, Suniva has been focused on delivering the highest power possible to our customers using low-cost manufacturing techniques. We are convinced that this is by far the best way to reduce the levelized cost of electricity (LCOE) generated by solar photovoltaics (PV) over time.

Team Pegasus Solar Racing was a winning solar racing and robotics team for over 10 years. Working out of the Golden Isles Career Academy in Brunswick, GA, they have had several top finishes in the Hunt-Winston Solar Challenge. 

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CadSoft specializes in the development of the popular CAD-Software EAGLE used by design engineers worldwide for over 20 years.

Tie Down Engineering services multiple categories of industry in the primary metals market from Marine Products to Roofing and Housing.

A stalwart of American manufacturing and one of the Big 3 automakers, General Motors is the home to Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC vehicles.

SBM Solar is the world’s first manufacturer of UL approved non-EVA, non-glass, rigid c-Si crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules.

Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, markets and sells machinery and engines and sells financial products and insurance to customers via a worldwide dealer network.

For over a half century, JPS Composite Materials Corporation has been a leading manufacturer of high strength fiberglass and synthetic fabrics.

Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 123,000 people worldwide.

Comprent Motor Sports, the legendary Athens, GA based team founded by Kevin Kloepfer is a full service racing team with over 20 years of experience.

Exide Technologies is one of the world's largest producers, distributors and recyclers of lead-acid batteries.

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Phil Perry Creative Hybrid

Adopt A Cell

Arthur S. Kirkindall

Ashley Gallaghen

Atlanta Office Furniture

Baxter Smith

Brian Dorazio

C. Gary Anderson

Chris Campbell

Colin Potts

David Crane

DePetro

Diana Fouts

Don Currier

Eli Owen

Family Matters Counseling

Geoffrey Morris

Goutnam Roy

Greg Crittenden

GT VentureLab

Inman Solar

Irving Fordham

J.D. Scott

Jack Pruitt

Jason Craven

Jeff Riley

Jerry Littlefield

Jim and Martia Sullivan

Jody Sills

John and Julie Ganier

John and Lois Morris

Kathleen Ligon

Kevin Curry and Family

Lara Spoerner

Mike McQuary

Mike Southern

Rajendra Atluri

Robert and Paula Harrington

Sandy and Bob Burns

Scot Reneger

Shaefer

Shelley Family

Sol Haroon

Sudderth Family

Terrill Klett

The Dangremonds

The Easton Family

Tom Reddy

Total Systems Commissioning

Wheego Electric Cars

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