Anderson '76 Evening Guest Lecture
The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) held their monthly meeting which included a guest lecture by Mr. David F. Anderson ‘76, IBM Chief IT Optimizer Architect. Mr. Anderson talked about appreciating the West Point engineering education that teaches problem solving which is applicable across industry. He stressed pursuing higher education and certifications such as Professional Engineer (PE) and Project Manager Professional (PMP) certification as well as digital badges to add strength to one's resume. He also discussed emerging engineering opportunities and closed the discussion with an engaging question and answer session with the eight cadets and four faculty members present from a variety of disciplines.