ENG Corporate Leaders Speak

P&G logo th“Our partnership with Boston University and the Engineering Product Innovation Center (EPIC) has allowed us to align education and hands-on training for future manufacturing leaders. We are pleased to help foster the technical vision needed by tomorrow’s engineers to create products that delight consumers while using advanced manufacturing platforms.”
Bruno DeWeer, Vice President Global Engineering, Procter & Gamble

PTC Logo  “In an increasingly smart and interconnected world, manufacturers are at the cusp of a fundamental transformation, marking what could be one of the most significant disruptions since the Industrial Revolution. On the forefront of helping companies succeed with this transformation, PTC helps manufacturing leaders achieve and sustain a competitive advantage in the creation, operation and service of products across the entire lifecycle — from engineering to supply chain and manufacturing, to sales and service. We value our partnership with BU and the Engineering Product Innovation Center as we work together to educate and train the next generation of engineers who will bring a deep understanding of design to manufacture, and will reach beyond the expected to innovate and add value to society.”
Michael Campbell (ENG ’94), Executive Vice President, Digital Twin, PTC

Schlumberger logo “As the leading provider of technology in the oil and gas industry, Schlumberger is committed to establishing and growing relationships with leading academic institutions around the world through its University Relations program. We have chosen to contribute to and partner with the College of Engineering at Boston University as part of this program due to the strength of its faculty and research and its commitment to the development of students and faculty through innovative educational programs and engagement with industry.”
David Rowatt, Research Director for Mechanical and Materials Sciences, Schlumberger

GE logo“BU and GE have a strong partnership based on people development, collaboration, and innovation. EPIC is a terrific recent example of how we came together to discover what’s possible. We look forward to our continued partnership as a Corporate Leader of the College of Engineering.”
Colleen Athans (ENG ’89), Vice President, General Manager, Aviation Global Supply Chain, GE

“Biogen actively seeks academic partnerships to advance our science and accelerate the discovery of breakthrough medicines. Our relationship with the Boston University College of Engineering as a Corporate Leader supports our long term strategy to engage and invest in top minds and talent that can help us achieve this mission.”

Spyros Artavanis-Tsakonas, Chief Scientific Officer, Biogen

AT&T logo“AT&T recognizes the value of a strategic relationship with Boston University, and is very committed to enhancing educational initiatives, such as TISP, that focus on high-school success and career readiness.”

Loretta Walker, Vice President for External Affairs, Employee Engagement, and Communications, AT&T

Accenture logo“Accenture puts a lot of weight on employee analytics. We’ve found that BU alumni working at Accenture not only tend to stay with the company, but also are high performers on the job. This makes hiring from BU a great long-term return on investment for Accenture. And we tell our clients about our success with BU grads as well.”

Ray Han, (CAS’98), Managing Director of Global Oracle Customer Experience Domain, Accenture