News for Chamber

Friday, June 21, 2019
The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our expanded partnership with Automation Alley, Michigan’s Industry 4.0 knowledge center. As an essential resource for Michigan tech and manufacturing professionals, our goal is to help you find solutions to your business problems. Our partnership with Automation Alley will support these goals and ensure that our members continue to ...read more
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Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Oakland University’s popular summer carillon concert series, which features carillonneurs from around the world, will return on July 5 and continue for six Fridays. The free concerts will take place at 6 p.m. on Fridays next to the Elliott Tower on OU’s campus. The tower features a fully chromatic 49-bell carillon, which was the last carillon to have its bells and keyboard cast by the Petit ...read more
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Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Rochester Regional Chamber Welcomes Moceri Companies as a New PartnerRochester, MI – The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce (RRCC) is pleased to welcome Moceri Companies as an official partner. Moceri Companies joins Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital; Oakland University; Beaumont; Rochester University; Shelton Buick GMC; Mattina, Kent and Gibbons, P.C.; Bellbrook Senior Communities; Fox ...read more
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Monday, June 17, 2019
The efforts of Oakland University’s Industrial Systems and Engineering (ISE) Department to integrate Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) concepts, techniques and tools into its curriculum are highlighted in Product Lifecycle Management (Volume 4): The Case Studies — the latest book by Dr. John Stark, an internationally recognized expert on PLM.  “It was quite an honor to be invited by John to ...read more
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Thursday, June 13, 2019
TreeRunner Adventure Park, which features more than 60 trails with zip lines and obstacles of varying levels of difficulty, will officially open on Friday, June 21 on the campus of Oakland University.   “Our location offers families, students and organizations an opportunity to get outside and experience adventure in a beautiful forest setting,” said Thomas Knuth, director of operations for ...read more
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Wednesday, June 12, 2019
This fall, Oakland University’s Disability Support Services, in collaboration with the College of Arts and Sciences, will be offering a special topics course through social work, sociology and psychology, which will provide an overview of disabilities — with a particular focus on autism spectrum disorders — as well as peer-mediated instruction.  “Once the foundation has been provided to ...read more
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Thursday, May 30, 2019
From June 7-10, Oakland University will host the 27th Annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition (IGVC), which provides an opportunity for engineers and computer scientists from around the world to compete with their uniquely-designed autonomous unmanned ground vehicles (UGV).  “The IGVC is a total vehicle system engineering experience,” said Gerald Lane, president of Great Lakes Systems & ...read more
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Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Oakland County business owners interested in improving their leadership skills are encouraged to enroll in Oakland County “Business of Leadership” classes. The Business of Leadership classes begin in August and are designed to address the special demands faced during the growth stage of a successful business. Effective leadership improves employee morale, customer satisfaction, product/service ...read more
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