Dr. Teddy Ivanitzki hosted EiT-M managers, Dr. Ashenafi, Dr.
Mulalem, Dr. Bizuneh, Mr. Alem and Mr. Ferede in Texas during last
week of January. Unusually high outcome characterized their visit.
Official whole day visit to TTU in Lubbock resulted in agreement on
availability of multiple advisors for potential PhD candidates from
EiT-M, superior result. Already one of the TTU members has arrived to
Ethiopia to give training on specific labs. Unofficial visit to PVAMU
resulted in similar way, they have open doors for PhD advisors as well.
PVAMU is expecting visiting Mekelle in the near future. EiT-M
management visited additionally UTI (Universal Technical Institute) in
Houston, a vocational educator for automotive industry. The group
visited as well Champion Fiberglass in Spring, a unique fiberglass
production company. The CEO, Goran Haag gave them a great insider view
on production of fiberglass pipes.