The focus was on catching up with old friends and making new ones at a Deakin Engineering alumni networking event held at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus in November.
A team of Deakin undergraduate engineering students put their mechatronic design skills to the test at the national final of the 2014 Warman Design and Build Competition in Sydney recently.
A Deakin delegation of senior researchers visited Bendigo recently as part of an initiative to support and strengthen the vibrant local manufacturing sector and expand related education and research in the region.
The School of Engineering is changing the way in which universities interact with SMEs in Geelong and the Surf Coast by actively deploying technological solutions to assist in the advanced design and manufacturing space.
Final year Mechatronics Engineering students put their skills to the test designing and developing autonomous robots to compete in a Sumorobot Competition at Deakin University's Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus.
Deakin University's forthcoming Centre for Advanced Design in Engineering Training (CADET) will provide some of the best design-focused engineering facilities in the Australian university sector.