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December 12, 2012

Mtg: Commercializing Nanoelectronics: Opportunities in Material and Life Sciences

by @ 7:11 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Electronics Design, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors

TUESDAY January 15, 2013
SCV Nanotechnology Chapter
Speaker: Mark Bunger, Research Director, Lux Research Inc.
Time: Registration & light lunch 11:30 AM; Presentation at 12:00 Noon
Cost: IEEE Members and Students $5; Non-Members $10
Place: Texas Instruments Bldg E-1 CMA Room, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
RSVP: from website

Printed electronics promises the ability to manufacture devices through low-cost, high-throughput manufacturing with novel materials and inks.? Three materials areas â?? opaque conductive inks and pastes, transparent conductors, and (more…)

Mtg: Advanced Organic Substrate Technologies to Enable Extreme Electronics Miniaturization

by @ 6:51 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors

WEDNESDAY February 13, 2013
SCV Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Chapter
Speaker: Susan Bagen, Business Development Manager and Sr. Field Applications Engineer, Endicott Interconnect Technologies, Inc.
Time: Optional dinner at 6:00 PM; Presentation at 6:45 PM
Cost: $20 for dinner ($10 for students, unemployed); no cost for presentation
Place: Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Rd, Santa Clara
RSVP: from website

Electronics packaging technologies for todayâ??s high reliability markets including high performance computing, military and medical are driving advancements toward increased functionality with decreasing degrees of size, weight and power (more…)

Mtg: How the Race for Microprocessor Leadership Transformed Silicon Valley: 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s

by @ 4:57 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors

MONDAY January 7, 2013
SCV Life Member Affinity Group
Panelists: David House from Intel; John Mashey from MIPS; Anant Agrawal from Sun
Moderator: John Hollar, CEO, Computer History Museum
Time: Buffet dinner at 6:30 PM; Panel follows
Cost: $22 for IEEE members; $25 for non-members
Place: Computer History Museum, 2960 North Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View
RSVP: from website

This panel will discuss microprocessor development in the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s including the evolution of CISC and RISC architectures and the battle for architectural dominance in the market place.? The technological developments that led (more…)

Mtg: Practical Mesh Networks for Sensor Networking

by @ 3:47 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Semiconductors

WEDNESDAY January 9, 2013
SCV Communications Chapter
Two talks:
1.Blending Highly Efficient IEEE802.15.4e Low-Power Mesh Networks into the Internet
2. Reliable, Low Power Wireless Sensor Networks in Practice
Speakers: Thomas Watteyne and Ross Yu, Dust Networks (Linear Technology)
Time: Registration & Networking at 6:30 PM, Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: $5 for light dinner; Free to attend presentations only
Place: Texas Instruments Building E, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara
RSVP: from website

Blending Highly Efficient IEEE802.15.4e Low-Power Mesh Networks into the Internet: Thomas Watteyne from Dust Networks (Linear Technology) will highlight the challenges faced by wireless multi-hop networks, before showing how (more…)

Mtg: The Dark Side of “Agile”

by @ 11:54 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Engineering Mgmt

THURSDAY January 3, 2013
SCV Technology Management Chapter
Speaker: Brian Lawrence, Principal, Coyote Valley Software
Time: Networking at 6:00 PM; Management Forum at 6:30 PM, Dinner at 7:15 PM; Presentation at 7:45 PM
Cost: $11 for members, $14 for non-members
Place: Ramada Hotel, 1217 Wildwood Ave., Sunnyvale
RSVP: from website

Agile software development has enjoyed rising popularity for over 10 years.? And yet, many people still have misgivings.? Come hear this original talk from someone who was there from the beginning, and who knows the strengths and (more…)

Bowling Night with the IEEE

by @ 11:39 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design

MONDAY January 21, 2013
SCV Grads of the Last Decade (GOLD)
Time: Please arrive before 6:30 PM
Cost: $10 for members; $12 for non-members (includes shoes, bowling, pizza)
Place: AMF Mission Lanes, 1287 S Park Victoria Dr, Milpitas
RSVP: from website

Come join IEEE SCV GOLD for Bowling Night.? Come out to network with your fellow Bay Area engineers! o refunds, and no walk-ins allowed.? Please arrive before 6:30 PM so that you can start on time!? There will be 2 hours of (more…)

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