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January 19, 2013

WIE/Google Conference: Enhancing the Sustainability of Women in Technology

by @ 7:29 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Communications, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design
 

WEDNESDAY – THURSDAY January 23-24, 2013
SCV WIE (Women in Engineering)
Speakers: Megan Smith, VP of New Business Development, Google; Dr. Karen Panetta, Editor-In-Chief, IEEE WIE Magazine; Jelena Pjesivac-Grbovic, Google; Raquel Romano, Google; and 8 more
Time: 8:00 AM Wednesday through 3:00 PM Thursday
Cost: none (includes 2 lunches, reception)
Place: Google Headquarters, 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View
RSVP: from website (seating is limited)
Web: ieee-googleevent.eventbrite.com

IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) and Google cordially invite you to participate in our joint event on รข??Enhancing the Sustainability of Women in Technology??? to be held January 23rd and 24th, 2013 at Google’s (more…)

Mtg: Latest trends in Data Center Design, Technology, and Siting

by @ 7:28 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

WEDNESDAY January 23, 2013
SCV Power & Energy and Industry Applications Chapter
Speaker: KC Mares, President & CEO, MegaWatt Consulting
Time: Dinner and Networking at 6:00 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: $30 IEEE members, $40 non members ($5 more for walk-ins)
Place: Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Road, Santa Clara
RSVP: from website
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pes_ias

Mtg: Performance Characterization of a 450mm Wafer Handling System: Test Methods & Analysis

by @ 7:26 am. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

WEDNESDAY January 23, 2013
SCV Control Systems Chapter
Speaker: Ghulam Mustafa, Ph.D., Crossing Automation, Inc.
Time: Presentation at 6:30 PM
Cost: none
Place: Intersil Corp., 1001 Murphy Ranch Road, Milpitas
RSVP: from website
Web: sites.ieee.org/scv-css

Mtg: What You Need to Know about Energy Efficiency and Energy Policy

by @ 7:23 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

TUESDAY January 22, 2013
SCV Product Safety Engineering Chapter
Speaker: Tom Juliano, Underwriters Laboratories
Time: Optional dinner, Networking at 5:15 PM (Honba Sushi); Presentation at UL at 7:00 PM
Cost: none (for meeting)
Place: Dinner at Honba Sushi, 2587 North 1st St, San Jose; Meeting at UL, 455 E. Trimble Rd, San Jose
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pses

Energy consumption and efficiency of consumer electronics continue to evolve with advances in technology and product features.? Based upon industry leadership, government oversight and concerned (more…)

Mtg: Annual CES Download

by @ 7:22 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays
 

TUESDAY January 22, 2013
SCV Consumer Electronics Chapter
Panelists: Gary Sasaki, President, DIGDIA; Tom Coughlin, President, Coughlin Associates; Mike Demler, Editor-in-Chief, EE DailyNews
Time: Pizza + Drinks, Networking at 6:30 PM; Presentations and questions at 7:00 PM
Cost: IEEE members – $5; non-members – $10
Place: NVIDIA, Building E, 2800 Scott Blvd., Santa Clara
RSVP: from website
Web: www.ieee.org/scvce

This is one of our more popular meeting topics – a look at some of the latest and greatest, and sometimes weirdest new products shown at the Consumer Electronics Show.? Both Gary and Tom have attended CES for (more…)

Mtg: Intellectual Property: The Times, They Are a-Changin’

by @ 7:21 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

MONDAY January 21, 2013
SCV PACE (Professional Activities Committee for Engineers)
Speaker: Orin E. Laney, former chair, IEEE-USA Intellectual Property Committee
Time: Networking and light dinner at 6:00 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: $5 for members; $10 for non-members
Place: Ramada Inn, 1217 Wildwood Ave, Sunnyvale
RSVP: from website
Web: sites.ieee.org/scv-pace/upcoming-events

Bowling Night with the IEEE

by @ 7:19 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design
 

MONDAY January 21, 2013
SCV Grads of the Last Decade (GOLD)
Subject:
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
Web: www.ieee-scv-gold.org

Come join IEEE SCV GOLD for Bowling Night.? Come out to network with your fellow Bay Area engineers! Please arrive before 6:30 PM so that you can (more…)

January 15, 2013

Mtg: How to Improve your New-Product Development Process

by @ 2:08 pm. Filed under ALL, Engineering Mgmt
 

THURSDAY February 14, 2013
SCV Technology Management Chapter
Speaker: Carl Angotti, Angotti Product Development
Time: Networking at 6:00 PM; Forum at 6:30 PM; Dinner at 7:15 PM; Presentation at 7:45 PM
Cost: $11 for IEEE members; $14 for others (higher after Feb 12)
Place: Ramada Silicon Valley, 1217 Wildwood Ave, Sunnyvale
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ieee-scv-tmc.org

Every product organization has either a written, or an unwritten, New Product Development (NPD) process.? Almost every one of these can be at least incrementally improved with a tune up.? Sometimes the process needs a radical change to improve (more…)

Mtg: Ion Implantation for Silicon Solar Cells

by @ 9:26 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

WEDNESDAY March 13, 2013
SCV Photovoltaics Chapter
Speaker: Dr. Henry Hieslmair, Principal Solar Scientist, Intevac
Time: Networking/refreshments at 6:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Palo Alto Research Center, (G.E. Pake Auditorium), 3333 Coyote Hill Road, Palo Alto
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pv

The silicon PV industry has already brought silicon PV costs to very low levels through improved yield, economies of scale and the development of high throughput solar equipment.? Now the industry is evaluating various approaches to (more…)

Mtg: Financial Management Workshop

by @ 9:21 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Communications, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design
 

WEDNESDAY March 6, 2013
SCV GOLD (Grads of the Last Decade)
Speakers: Quang Do and JP McDermott, San Francisco Bay Area Insurance Agency
Time: Presentations at 6:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Qualcomm, 3165 Kifer Rd., Santa Clara
RSVP: from website
Web: scv-gold-financial-planning.eventbrite.com

Research has shown that the vast majority of millionaires are fastidious planners, budgeters, and investors.? They set a goal, make a plan to reach that goal, then work hard to make it happen.
We want to show you how to (more…)

Webinar: Real-Time HIL Simulation of Grid-Tied Switched-Mode Power Systems

by @ 8:54 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

THURSDAY January 24, 2013
SPECTRUM Magazine
Speakers: Dr. Mahmoud Matar, Independent Electricity System Operator, Ontario, Canada; Dr. Reza Iravani, ECE Dept, University of Toronto; and others
Time: 11:00 AM PST
Cost: none
Place: On the Internet
RSVP: from website
Web: spectrum.ieee.org/webinar/2192631

Great progress has been made in recent years to develop appropriate mathematical constructs, solvers and frameworks that address the unique challenges of high fidelity, high speed real-time simulation of grid-tied (more…)

January 14, 2013

Tour: Computer History Museum Tour and Networking at Sports Page

by @ 8:39 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Communications, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design
 

SATURDAY February 16, 2013
SCV GOLD (Grads of the Last Decade)
Tours: let by CHM staff
Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Cost: none for IEEE members; regular CHM admission fees for non-members
Place: Computer History Museum, 1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, followed by networking at the Sports Bar
RSVP: from website
Web: scv-gold-computer-history-museum.eventbrite.com

Come out and join the IEEE GOLD for a Computer History Museum tour for Engineers week.? We will tour the computer history museum at 2pm and after the tour we will travel over to Sport’s Page for a drink and networking (no-host).? We will meet at (more…)

ANSYS Training Classes

by @ 7:55 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

finite element analysis (FEA), computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
ANSYS Training from Ozen Engineering, Inc.
Solve engineering challenges efficiently with ANSYS and our training classes — start the new year with a new set of tools! ? – ANSYS Icepak (Feb 11-13) Thermal management at package, board, system level. ? – ANSYS Workbench Simulation (Feb 21-22) Accelerated product development processes, reduced need for multiple design/test iterations. ? – Intro to ANSYS Maxwell 2D/3D (Feb 25-26) Set up, solve electromagnetic and electromechanical device designs. ? – Intro to ANSYS Fluent (Feb 27-28) Computational fluid dynamics simulation for the practicing engineer. ? ? ? More classes or for information: www.ozeninc.com/training or email info@ozeninc.com

Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC/NFOEC)

by @ 7:55 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

The Future of Optical Communication is Here
Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC/NFOEC)
– March 17-21, 2013 ? – Anaheim Convention Center
– Sessions, Short Courses, Workshops ? – Service Provider Summit
– 550+ Companies Exhibiting ? – Complimentary Exhibits Registration
OFC and NFOEC is the premier international event for both the science and business of optical communications, with a comprehensive technical program and the largest all-optical business exhibition.
Over 100 sessions, 750+ papers, plus Plenary Session, Market Watch.
58 Short Courses on ? – High-Speed Semiconductor Lasers and Modulators ? – Datacenter Networking ? – Biomedical Optical Diagnostics and Sensing ? – Next-Gen Transport Networks ? – Silicon Microphotonics ? – Fiber Optic Measurements and Component Testing ? – 40G/100G Ethernet Technologies ? – Coherent Optical Systems ? – Cloud Computing and Dynamic Networks ? (and more)
Registration discount through Feb 19: www.ofcnfoec.org

Int’l Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC)

by @ 7:50 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

“60 Years of (Em)Powering the Future”
IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC)
— February 17-21, 2013 ? ? — San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel
— 34 Sessions, 10 Tutorials ? ? — Plenary talks, 6 Forums
Sessions: – Ultra-High-Speed Transceivers and Equalizers ? – Harvesting and Wireless Power ? – RF, Millimeter-Wave, Analog Techniques ? – Optical Transceivers and Silicon Photonics ? – Digital PLLs and Building Blocks ? – Biomedical Circuits & Systems ? – Data Converters ? – Energy-Aware Digital Design ? – Frequency Generation ? – Power Converters ? – Sensors & Displays ? – and more
Save, through January 11th. ? For information and to register: ? www.ISSCC.org

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