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August 13, 2008

IEEE Summer Reception: Free Networking Event

by @ 3:25 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Communications, NanoEngineering

THURSDAY August 21, 2008
SF Section & Communications Chapter
Time: Fine wine, beer and Hor’s D’Oeuvres from 6:30 – 9:30 PM
Cost: none
Place: Sinbad’s Restaurant, Pier 2, San Francisco (BART: Embarcadero Station)
RSVP: by email to Michael Butler,, cell 415-827-3680, by August 18th (space is limited!)

Join us for a free networking party where you can meet and talk to your colleagues and counterparts in Communications, Power, Medical and Industry Applications. We are also inviting IEEE supporters and past speakers.? Let us know which Chapter(s) you’re associated with: ComSoc, Power, Industry Apps, Biomedical.

Mtg: Wireless Backhaul Trends: Future Role of Wireless, Fiber Optics, and Copper Wire

by @ 2:54 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt

WEDNESDAY October 8, 2008
SCV Communications? Chapter
Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Wells, Founder and Principal Partner, AJIS LLC
Time: 6:30 PM
Cost: none (donation to cover pizza)
Place: National Semiconductor, Building E, Conference Room, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara
RSVP: not required

Wireless operators are seeing continuous strain on their backhaul networks. ? 50 million new mobile subscribers are added worldwide every month. ? Data usage is exploding. ? Future 4G technologies will require base station (more…)

Mtg: Location-Based Services: From Promise to Reality

by @ 2:43 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Engineering Mgmt

WEDNESDAY September 10, 2008
SCV Communications Chapter
Speaker: Ravi Jain, manager for mobile engineering, Google, & IEEE Fellow
Time: 6:30 PM
Cost: Donation to cover pizza
Place: National Semiconductor, Building E, Conference Room, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara
RSVP: not required

IEEE Symposium on High-Performance Interconnects (HotI)

by @ 2:33 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design

IEEE Computer Society:
IEEE Symposium on High-Performance Interconnects (HotI) [more]
– August 26-28, 2008 – Stanford University
– Tutorials Aug. 26 – Sessions Aug 27-28
– Register by August 13 for best rates!
Join us for our 16th year of an information-packed three-day Symposium about the latest in High Performance Interconnects, addressing the Networking and Supercomputing families. HotI brings together architects and designers of high performance chips, software, and systems at the University and global business levels. Presentations focus on the latest technological developments of the leading engineers and researchers in the field.
For more information:

Mtg: A Private Tour of AT&T Park – Home of the San Francisco Giants

by @ 2:31 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power

THURSDAY August 14, 2008
SF Power & Energy Chapter, with GOLD (Grads of Last Decade)
Time: 6:15 PM – 7:45 PM
Cost: $5
Place: Gather at Giants Dugout Store at AT&T Park along 3rd St. (BART: Embarcadero & Montgomery)
RSVP: by email to Frank Oppong,

Please come and join the Power & Energy Society and Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) as we take an exclusive â??behind-the-scenes??? tour of what many consider the best Ballpark in the nation.? Come see areas of the park where only players (more…)

Webinar: Engineering the Art of Negotiation (no cost)

by @ 2:30 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt

MONDAY September 8, 2008
Organized by IEEE-USA Career Center
Speaker: John Shulman, internationally recognized negotiation expert, Alignor
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (PDT)
Cost: none (includes complimentary book, Engineering the Art of Negotiation: Part 1 â?? How to Handle Your Boss)
Place: online
RSVP: See website

Tired of hidden agendas, dealing with difficult people, or politics derailing projects? ? Learn a process-driven approach to negotiation and persuasion that you can use to keep projects on track and keep difficult people in check. ? (more…)

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