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March 8, 2017

Foundations of Energy Harvesting and Remotely Powered Communication Systems 

by @ 12:06 am. Filed under ALL, Circuits, Communications, Consumer Electronics, Green energy, Information Theory
 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 
SCV Information Theory Society (ITS), Communications Society (ComSoc), Consumer Electronics(CE), and Solid State Circuits Society (SSCS) 
Subject: Foundations of Energy Harvesting and Remotely Powered Communication Systems 
– Reviews requirements for implementing small low-cost energy-harvesting radios, including information and communication theoretic foundations … 
Speaker: Prof. Ayfer Ozgur Aydin, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, Stanford University, and Member, ISL 
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration, refreshments, and networking; ; 6:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 pm: Q&A
Cost: Free 
Location: David Packard Electrical Engineering, Room 202, 350 Serra Mall, Stanford 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/foundations-of-energy-harvesting-and-remotely-powered-communication-systems-tickets-32547386108  

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February 12, 2017

Set-Top Box – Architectural Trend Towards Smaller, Faster, Cheaper

by @ 11:49 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics
 

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 
SCV Consumer Electronics Society (CE Society) 
Subject: Set-Top Box – Architectural Trend Towards Smaller, Faster, Cheaper
– A conversation about the market dynamics and system architectural trends towards a smaller, faster, and cheaper STB solution.  A comparison of different STB types and key features that drives STB design trends … Speaker: Hoan Tran – Micron Global Sr. Segment Manager, Connected Home 
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, a pizza, & drinks; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: IEEE CES members: free: IEEE Student members: free; IEEE members: $5 (pay at door): Non-members: $10 (pay at door) 
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-ces/event/set-top-box-architectural-trend-towards-smaller-faster-fheaper/ 
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ieee-consumer-electronics-society-feb-meeting-tickets-24275589943

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December 21, 2016

The Technical Impossibilities of Autonomous Driving

by @ 2:14 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Robotics and Automation
 

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 
SCV Consultants Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV) 
Subject: The Technical Impossibilities of Autonomous Driving 
– engineering overview of autonomous driving, and will describe its greatest technical challenges, companies in this field, skill areas that these companies are searching for … 
Speaker: Dr. Mark J. Nitzberg of Caruma Technologies, Inc.
Time: 7:00 pm: Registration, networking, pizza and drinks; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://californiaconsultants.org/event/the-technical-impossibilities-of-autonomous-driving/ 

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December 20, 2016

2017 CES Download

by @ 4:30 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics
 

Tuesday, January 24th 2016
SCV Consumer Electronics Society (CES)
Subject:
– Missed CES 2017 in Vegas this year? Join us for a recap presentation by CE senior members who attended the Show! … …
Speakers: Joseph Wei, Managing Director Lab360; Tom Coughlin, President, Coughlin Associates; Bill Orner, Sr. Director, GoPro
Time: 6:30 pm: Networking, pizza, & drinks; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: IEEE CES members: free: IEEE Student members: free; IEEE members: $5 (pay at door): Non-members: $10 (pay at door)
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-ces/event/ieee-consumer-electronics-society-ces-2017-download/

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October 31, 2016

Self-Driving Cars: Overview of NHTSA’s Federal Automated Vehicles Policy

by @ 3:47 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Product Safety, Robotics and Automation
 

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES)
Subject: Self-Driving Cars: Overview of NHTSA’s Federal Automated Vehicles Policy
– overview of the Automated Vehicle Guidelines recently released by NHTSA, automation and how the guidelines would apply to them will be given and discussed … Speaker: Jon Derickson PE, CSP, Professional Safety Engineer, Google, Self-Driving-Car Program Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, and pizza; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Google, 250 Mayfield Avenue, Mountain View 
Event Details: http://www.eventbrite.com/o/ieee-product-safety-engineering-society-santa-clara-valley-chapter-9388119013 

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Bluetooth 5 and Beyond: How the World?s Most Successful Communication Technology is Getting Even Better 

by @ 2:55 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Consumer Electronics
 

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 
SCV Consumer Electronics Society (CES) 
Subject: Bluetooth 5 and Beyond: How the World?s Most Successful Communication Technology is Getting Even Better 
– technical strengths that have made Bluetooth Low Energy so successful, expect to see with the emerging Bluetooth mesh, security and privacy features … 
Speaker: Michael McDonald, Vice President, Toshiba Semiconductor and Storage 
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, pizza and drinks; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Non-IEEE members: $10; IEEE members: $5; IEEE CES and IEEE Student members: Free 
Location: InnoSpring, 2901 Tasman Drive, Suite 107, Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ieee-consumer-electronics-society-dec-meeting-tickets-29031857066 

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October 28, 2016

Game Design: The Dark Art of Human Motivation

by @ 3:59 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics
 

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 
SCV Consultants Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV) 
Subject: Game Design: The Dark Art of Human Motivation 
– how computer game design holds a large number of lessons and keys for designers and engineers… 
Speaker: Michael “MJ” John, UC Santa Cruz, Silicon Valley Campus 
Time: 7:00 pm: Registration, networking, pizza and drinks; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://californiaconsultants.org/event/game-design-the-dark-art-of-human-motivation/ 

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October 11, 2016

How Artificial Intelligence is Accelerating the Race to Self-Driving Cars 

by @ 4:01 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Consumer Electronics, Product Safety, Robotics and Automation, Vehicular Technology
 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 
SCV Consultants Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV) 
Subject: How Artificial Intelligence is Accelerating the Race to Self-Driving Cars 
– With deep learning, the vehicle can be trained to have super-human levels of perception in order to navigate more safely, deep learning supercomputer will enable the dream of an autonomous vehicle … 
Speaker: Danny Shapiro, NVIDIA 
Time: 7:00 pm: Registration, networking, pizza and drinks; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://californiaconsultants.org/event/how-artificial-intelligence-is-accelerating-the-race-to-self-driving-cars/ 

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ISPCE 2017 – IEEE Symposium on Product Compliance Engineering CALL FOR PAPERS

by @ 3:07 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Product Safety
 
CALL FOR PAPERS

ISPCE 2017

IEEE Symposium on Product Compliance Engineering, Holiday Inn San Jose on May 8-10, 2017, with papers due no later than December 1, 2016

The IEEE Product Safety Engineering Society seeks original and unpublished formal papers, presentations (without formal papers), workshops, and tutorials on all aspects of product safety and compliance engineering including, but not limited to:

* Global Market Access & Regulations * Hazard Based Safety Engineering & Safety Science * Compliance * Forensics, Failure & Risk Analysis, Assessment & Management * Management * Legal, Regulations, Directives & Consumer Protection * EMC & Wireless Compliance * Emerging Technologies & Innovations * Environmental & Energy Regulations * Batteries & Energy Storage Systems * Medical Devices * Compliance 101 

2017.psessymposium.org/
ispce2017

 

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October 7, 2016

IEEE International 3D System Integration (3DIC) Conference 2016

by @ 3:13 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Semiconductors
 
EEE International 3D System Integration (3DIC) Conference 2016

3DICon Nov. 9-11, 2016, San Francisco

The third International Conference on 3D System Integration (3D-IC) will be held in San Francisco in November, 2016. 3D-IC covers all the topics in 3DIC, including 3D process technology, materials, equipment, circuits technology, design methodology and applications. The conference invites authors and participants to submit and interact with 3D research from all around the world. This is the third conference in the series. The first two were held in Japan, the fourth will be held in Europe.

Highlights of the Conference Include the Following:
* Hear the latest in 3D process technology, design, applications and CAD during the main technical sessions.
* Special sessions will focus on (1) dielet processing and applications, and (2) Advances in Through Silicon Vias 
* On Friday afternoon, attend a tutorial on 3DIC technology design and CAD.
* Hear keynotes on Exascale computing and other topics.
Advanced registration can be found at 3dic-conf.org. Advanced registration closes October 15. The hotel room block closes October 10.

 

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September 16, 2016

Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

by @ 6:16 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Communications, Consumer Electronics, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Green energy
 
BENEFITING HUMANITY THROUGH INNOVATION

GHTCAre you interested in learning about communications in jungles, or low cost aerial vehicle for crop analysis in emerging countries? Join us in Seattle, Washington on October 13-16, at the 6th IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) and hear the presentations, view the posters, listen to panels and plenaries, speak with exhibitors and discuss how technology can:

* Enable healthcare delivery and provide power and communications in developing countries
* Provide clean water, provide sanitation and improve crop yields
* Improve the timeliness and effectiveness of disaster response
* Assist with training and build capacity needed to improve the standard of living

This year’s conference is dedicated to “Advancing Technology for Humanity”, focusing on key areas including energy, health, disaster management, connectivity, agriculture, and education. Register now at http://ieeeghtc.org/registration/.

 

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September 12, 2016

Automated Vehicles: Challenges and Opportunities

by @ 4:16 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Consumer Electronics, Control Systems, Industrial Applications, Vehicular Technology
 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
SCV Consultants Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV)
Subject: Automated Vehicles: Challenges and Opportunities
– Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and self-driving vehicles, potential remedies, and the corresponding opportunities for consultants and start-ups â?? this is Silicon Valley, after all…
Speaker: Ioannis Kanellakopoulos, Ph.D., Oraton Consulting
Time: 7:00 pm: Registration, networking, pizza and drinks; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara
Event Details: https://californiaconsultants.org/event/automated-vehicles-challenges-and-opportunities/

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September 6, 2016

Strategic Materials Conference (SMC) 2016

by @ 5:19 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Reliability, Semiconductors
 
Scaling Challenges: The Future of Materials and Packaging
for the semiconductor and adjacent industries
Strategic Materials Conference (SMC) 2016

SMC16The focus of SMC 2016 is on emerging materials and packaging technology trends across the entire microelectronics supply chain and provide an insider’s outlook for the future. High-profile keynotes and industry leaders will deliver insights on the business drivers behind innovations in device manufacturing and scaling. Learn about:

* Disruptive Trends and Opportunities for New Materials
* Contamination and Metrology Challenges
* Advanced Packaging
* Future of Moore’s Law and Encounters of a 3D Kind
* Strategic Materials Challenges from the Fab Perspective
* Economic & Market Trends

SMC 2016, coming September 20-21, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View

http://www.semi.org/en/node/41386/?=ieee

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August 29, 2016

The Soul of a New Camera: The design of Facebook’s Surround Open Source 3D-360 video Camera

by @ 1:31 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Signal Processing
 

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
SCV Signal Processing Society (SPS)
Subject: The Soul of a New Camera: The design of Facebook’s Surround Open Source 3D-360 video Camera
– roles each of these technologies played in the designing of the camera, giving an overview of the system components and discussing the tradeoffs made during the design process…
Speaker: Brian Cabral, Director of Engineering, Facebook
Time: 6:30 pm: Networking/Light Dinner; 7:00 pm: Announcements; 7:05 pm: Presentation; 8:15 pm: Adjourn
Cost: Free, Donations accepted for food
Location: AMD Commons C-6/7/8, 991 Stewart Dr., Sunnyvale
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/sps/20161103Abstract.html

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August 19, 2016

LEDs for Lighting Applications: Past, Present, and Future

by @ 1:45 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Optics/Displays, Photonics
 

Tuesday, September 6, 2016
SCV Photonics Society
Subject: LEDs for Lighting Applications: Past, Present, and Future
-Dr. Michael Krames tells the story of LEDs, how it has now become the backbone of the solid state lighting and display industry, and what we might expect in the future …
Speaker: Dr. Michael Krames, President & Founder of ARKESSO, LLC
Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, and dinner; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free
Location: Intel Auditorium, Intel, Building SC-12, 3600 Juliette Lane, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/leos/
RSVP required so as to know how much food to purchase: https://www.eventbrite.com/tickets-external?eid=27037453752&ref=etckt

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