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The Bay Area's Guide for local engineering events

  Stay relevant in the job market - maintain your network and keep up to date in your technology field. Attend the excellent conferences and events listed below. Between 65% and 85% of jobs are found through networking.
June 9-11, 2019, WITI Summit, San Jose
Premier global event for women, and men, in technology. Develop skills to secure your success in your profession and life. 2,000+ attendees from six continents. See ad below.

June 25-27, 2019. Sensors Expo & Conference, San Jose
The industry's largest event dedicated to sensors, connectivity, and systems. See ad below right.
The following events are co-located with the Sensors Expo & Conference, and attendees are also welcome to attend:
Embedded Technologies Expo & Conference
Autonomous Vehicle Sensors Conference
Medical Sensors Design Conference
Use discount code EGRID for $100 off Conference Passes or Free Expo Hall Passes

August 16-17, 2019, State of AI and ML-Summer 2019, Gillmor Center, 3000 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara
As part of a series of regularly planned events, we plan to cover the state-of-the-art advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technology. Early bird tickets till April 30th. Registration closes on August 9th.

October 17 through 20, 2019, Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), Seattle, WA
Sharing practical technology enabled solutions addressing the needs of underserved populations and resource constrained environments around the world. See ad below.

November 20-21, 2019, Wearable USA, Santa Clara
All things wearable, from materials and manufacturing, to applications and markets. 40% attendee discount through July 19. See ad below.


MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY

The WITI Summit, held on June 9-11 in San Jose, joins executives, entrepreneurs, and technology thought leaders from around the world, which convenes to foster women's success in all technology related fields and organizations. More than 1,800 attendees are expected from four continents.

Leadership and Coaching                  Innovation and Technology
* How to build a personal brand                  * Autonomous Cars
    & thought leadership with Linkedin         * AI and Machine Learning
* Strategies to get on boards                         * IoT
* Thought leadership for all                          * Digital Health
* Lead with compassion: Find your              * AR/VR
    own leadership style                                  * BtoB Marketing
* Leading diverse teams                                * Voice Technology
* Building your leadership                             * Big Data Analytics
* Coaching Circles                        * Cloud computing and Enterprise software

Use code partner2019 for $200 discount off the prevailing cost of a 3-day pass. witi.com/summit. Men are also welcome!


SENSORS, CONNECTIVITY, AND SYSTEMS

Be part of THE only event where you can find solutions for your present sensing technologies while exploring sensing technologies that are driving tomorrow's solutions. From June 25 to 27, Sensors Expo & Conference will put on the industry's largest event dedicated to sensors, connectivity, and systems.

* Gas Sensing
* Smart Energy Storage
* IoT & IIoT
* Wearables / MEMS
* Energy Harvesting
* Wireless Industrial Sensors

See sensorsexpo.com for more information.


TECHNOLOGY FOR HUMANITY IN ACTION

The Call for Papers for the Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) is open until May 17th. The mission for the conference is sharing practical technology enabled solutions addressing the needs of underserved populations and resource constrained environments around the world and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG).

Taking place in Seattle, Washington on October 17 through 20, 2019, the focus areas for IEEE GHTC 2019 include:

* Agriculture & Food Security
* Good Health and Well Being
* Quality Education
* Clean Water & Sanitation
* Affordable & Clean Energy
* Disaster Mitigation, Preparedness, Response & Recovery
* Communication/Connectivity in Support of Development
* Other Related United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

See topic details at ieeeghtc.org/author-central/call-for-papers/.


WEARABLES

To learn about all things wearable, from materials and manufacturing, to applications and markets, attend WEARABLE USA in Santa Clara from November 20-21, 2019.
* Medical devices, consumer healthcare, worker monitoring, sports analytics
* Electronic textiles, stretchable and flexible electronics, advanced manufacturing and advanced materials communities
* Flexible sensors, energy storage & harvesting, emerging display technologies, haptics and other key technology areas
* Hands on demonstrations, live manufacturing and interactive networking

Wearable USA is part of the IDTechEx Show. A series of synergistic events on Printed Electronics, wearable, sensors, IoT, Graphene & 2D materials, energy storage and electric vehicles. See idtechex.com/wearable-usa/show/en/ for more information. Register by July 19 to receive a 40% attendee discount. Receive a 30% discount using code IEEE-30% after July 19, through November 19th.(discount excludes exhibition-only passes).