SPACE Program



The Strategic Partners of the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering (S.P.A.C.E) is an initiative brings together global leaders in product development and partners them with colleges of engineering to catalyze new partnerships in product development education and research. The partnership will encourage industry and academic collaboration, create meaningful project experiences and foster cross-educational programs focused on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) education.

Corporate Contributor:

  • As a corporate contributor and global leader in product development you will become a member of network of corporations, educational and professional institutions, foundations, and individuals. Together, these organizations and individuals support the initiative by providing equipment, direction through advisory board membership, project experiences for student participation that ultimately help catalyze new industry and academic partnerships in product development education and research.

University Partner:

  • The Strategic Partners of the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering (S.P.A.C.E) is committed to supporting individuals and institutions dedicated to delivering a modern product development education. As part of the initiative, each university will be partnered with a leading product development company and receive a software donation to enable collaboration, create meaningful project experiences and foster cross-educational programs focused on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) education in the classroom.

Current Advisory Board Members:

  • Case Western Reserve University

  • NASA Glenn Research Center

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