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October 31, 2017

CPSC Ban on Organohalogen Flame Retardants in Electronics Casings

by @ 3:53 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: CPSC Ban on Organohalogen Flame Retardants in Electronics Casings
Speaker: Mike Kirschner, Design Chain Associates, LLC 
Time: 6:30 to 7:00 pm: Networking and food, 7:00 to 8:00 pm: Discussion, 8:00 to 8:30 pm: Networking
Cost: Free 
Location: TBD, Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cpsc-ban-on-organohalogen-flame-retardants-in-electronics-casings-tickets-39431224855 

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Safety of Lithium-Ion Batteries

by @ 3:46 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: Safety of Lithium-Ion Batteries
Speaker: Keith M. Beers, Ph.D., P.E 
Time: 6:30 to 7:00 pm: Networking and food, 7:00 to 8:00 pm: Discussion, 8:00 to 8:30 pm: Networking
Cost: Free 
Location: Exponent Inc., 149 Commonwealth Drive , Menlo Park 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/safety-of-lithium-ion-batteries-tickets-39430182738 

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October 11, 2017

Call for Papers – ISPCE

by @ 2:48 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety
 
CALL FOR PAPERS

ISPCE2018The IEEE Product Safety Engineering Society seeks original and unpublished formal papers, presentations (without formal papers), workshops, and tutorials on all aspects of product safety and compliance engineering including, but not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 the topics listed below. Paper submission is due January 1, 2018. For more information, seeCall for Papers.

* Global Market Access and Regulations Compliance Management 
* Hazard Based Safety Engineering Safety Science 
* Environmental & Energy Regulations       * Functional Safety
* Batteries and Energy Storage Systems    * Compliance 101 
* Emerging Technologies & Innovation       * Medical Devices
* Global Hazardous Locations                      * EMC & Wireless Compliance 
* Test Methods & Ensuring Quality of Test Results
* Forensics, Failure & Risk Analysis, Assessment & Management 
* Legal, Regulations, Directives & Consumer Protection

http://psessymposium.org

 

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August 31, 2017

Understanding Connector Failures and Implications

by @ 4:21 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety
 

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society(PSES)
Subject: Understanding Connector Failures and Implications
– new and existing wireless options available on the market, trade-offs between range, data throughput, battery life, latency, cost, and availability …
Speaker: Dr. Mike S. Mehlman, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Exponent Inc.
Time: 6:30 pm: Networking, registration, and refreshments; 7:00 to 7:15: Introductions and Society notes; 7:15 to 8:00 pm: Presentation; 8:00 to 8:30 pm: Networking
Cost: Free 
Location: Exponent Inc., 149 Commonwealth Drive, Menlo Park 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ieee-pses-presents-understanding-connector-failures-and-implications-tickets-37476721884 

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May 21, 2017

Fire-Resistive, Circuit Integrity Cables Suitable for Hydrocarbon Pool Fires and Remote Operated Shutoff Valves (ROSOV) on Pipelines

by @ 9:22 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 
SF Power and Energy Society
Subject: Fire-Resistive, Circuit Integrity Cables Suitable for Hydrocarbon Pool Fires and Remote Operated Shutoff Valves (ROSOV) on Pipelines
– rationale, design criteria, development and evaluation test protocol for flexible circuit integrity cables suitable for use in both monitoring status and assuring shutdown of safety valves… 
Speaker: Art Maldonado, Founder and CEO, AM Technology Group LLC
Time: 11:45 am: Registration, lunch, networking; 12:00 noon: Presentation
Cost: $5 for IEEE member, $10 for non-member
Location: California Public Utilities Commission, 505 Van Ness Avenue, Room 4200, San Francisco 
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/45600 

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April 3, 2017

 Safety Aspects of “Off-Road” EV Charging Through Central Asia and E. Europe 

by @ 10:08 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: Safety Aspects of “Off-Road” EV Charging Through Central Asia and E. Europe 

 – Don describes his trip from Asia and Europe in a electric vehicle. Charging was often difficult to find and was often improvised. Enjoy Don’s photos and stories of challenges and how he overcame obstacles…
Speaker: Don Christian, Designer, EVs and Autonomous Vehicles 
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, pizza, and networking; 7:00 to 8:00 pm: Presentation; 8:oo to 9:oo pm: Tour of Quanta Labs (optional if interest)
Cost: Free 
Location: Quanta Laboratories, 3199 De La Cruz Blvd., Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/safety-aspects-of-off-road-ev-charging-through-central-asia-and-e-europe-tickets-33383928228 

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Electromagnetic Interference and its role in Inverter Reliability 

by @ 4:49 pm. Filed under ALL, Magnetics, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: Electromagnetic Interference and its role in Inverter Reliability 
– problems and concerns on how Electromagnetic interference plays havoc with respect to reliability and safety, solar inverters, electronic and electrical equipment… 
Speaker: Mr. Regan Arndt, Product Safety Engineer, FEI/Thermo Fisher Scientific 
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, pizza, and networking; 7:00 to 8:00 pm: Presentation; 8:oo to 9:oo pm: Tour of Quanta Labs (optional if interest)
Cost: Free 
Location: Quanta Laboratories, 3199 De La Cruz Blvd., Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/electromagnetic-interference-and-its-role-in-inverter-reliability-tickets-33383605262 

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March 14, 2017

Safety Regulatory Approvals for Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico 

by @ 7:31 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: Safety Regulatory Approvals for Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico 
– Join us for networking, and learning about what’s changing in Latin America in the Regulatory world! … 
Speakers: Elizabeth Perrier, CEO ORBIS Compliance LLC 
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration and Networking; 7:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Santa Clara 
Event Details and Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/safety-regulatory-approvals-for-argentina-brazil-and-mexico-tickets-32116956682 

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February 15, 2017

The Growing Concerns with Environmental Compliance Requirements and the Impact to Electronics 

by @ 5:39 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety
 

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: The Growing Concerns with Environmental Compliance Requirements and the Impact to Electronics 
– how to release new products and comply with applicable environmental regulations, WEEE, RoHS, REACH and some of the key emerging environmental requirements around the world … 
Speaker: Mr. Ken Kapur, Global Compliance, Thermo Fisher Scientific Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Organization
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, and refreshments; 7:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: TBD, Santa Clara County 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/environmental-compliance-requirements-and-the-impact-to-electronics-tickets-32116733013 

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January 25, 2017

International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS) 2017

by @ 3:35 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Join us for International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS) 2017, the world’s pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs in the area of microelectronics reliability. IRPS 2017 will be held on April 2-6 at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course in Monterey.
Keynote talks are:
* Reflections on the risk of human space exploration – lessons learned from past failures
* System Level Reliability Challenges with Technology Scaling
Conference topics include:
3D 2.5D / 3D / Packaging * Product Reliability * Back-End Dielectrics * Photovoltaics * Circuit Aging / Reliability * Reliability Testing * Electrostatic Discharge * Soft Errors * Failure Analysis * System Reliability * Front-End Dielectrics * Wide Band Gap * Metallization Reliability * Transistor Reliability * Memory Reliability * Transistors – Beyond CMOS * Process Integration
Plesae register at irps.org/

 

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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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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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July 27, 2016

Rebuilding After A Disaster – Challenges and Opportunities

by @ 12:22 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
SF Power and Energy Society(PES)
Subject: Rebuilding After A Disaster – Challenges and Opportunities
– how these two incidents happened and discusses how they were turned into an enhanced safety design opportunity … Speaker: Doug Handran, EBMUD
Time: 11:45 pm: Networking and lunch; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm: Presentation
Lunch Cost: IEEE Members: $5; IEEE Non-Members: $10
Location: 505 Van Ness Avenue, Golden Gate Room, San Francisco
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/35094

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June 29, 2016

Safety Issues of Radio Frequency Exposure

by @ 2:28 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Consumer Electronics, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
OEB Life Members Affinity Group (LMAG)
Subject: Safety Issues of Radio Frequency Exposure
– summarize recent epidemiological, human, animal and in vitro studies, make measurements of RF emitting devices, exposure and assessment standards, Current regulatory status in the world…
Speaker: Dr. Chung-Kwang Chou, Independent Consultant on EMF safety issues
Time: 11:00 am to 11:30: Registration and networking; 11:30: Lunch; 12:00 to 1:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: $10 includes buffet lunch
Location: Beeb’s Sports Bar & Grill, 915 Clubhouse Drive, Livermore
Event Details: http://www.ieee4life.org/
Reservations are required no later than September 11, 2016, on Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/safety-issues-of-radiofrequency-exposure-tickets-26023635394

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