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Saturday, May 19, 2018
SCV Circuits and Systems (CAS) Society
Subject: Circuits and Systems Design of Low Power Radios
- emerging wireless standards for low power IoT applications, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) radios, two-point PLL modulation, power management, and circuit impairment study...
Speaker: Dr. Imran Bashir, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
Time: 8:30 am to 9:30 am: Complimentary continental breakfast; 9:00 am to 10:30 pm: Presentations; 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: SJSU Technology Showcase - student project/ poster presentations; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm: Free Lunch and Panel Discussion
Cost: Free
Location: San Jose State University, Student Union - 2nd Floor, 211 S 9th Street, San Jose. Free parking at SJSU North Garage.
Event Details: eventbrite.com/e/circuits-and-systems-design-of-low-power-radios-by-dr-imran-bashir-tickets-45217184817

Saturday, May 19, 2018
SCV-SF Electron Device Society (EDS)
Subject: Emerging Interconnect Technologies for Nanoelectronics
-effects of scaling on the performance of Cu/low-k interconnects, alternate interconnect schemes: carbon nanotubes (CNT), graphene, optical interconnect, three-dimensional (3-D) integration and heterogeneous integration of these technologies on the silicon platform...
Speaker: Prof. Krishna Saraswat, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
Time: 8:30 am to 9:30 am: Complimentary continental breakfast; 9:00 am to 10:30 pm: Presentations; 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: SJSU Technology Showcase - student project/ poster presentations; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm: Free Lunch and Panel Discussion
Cost: Free
Location: San Jose State University, Student Union - 2nd Floor, 211 S 9th Street, San Jose. Free parking at SJSU North Garage.
Event Details: sites.ieee.org/scv-eds/

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Circuits and Systems Society (CSS), and Power & Energy and Industry Applications Societies (PES/IAS)
Subject: Vector Control of Induction Machines
- The performance of a modern induction motor under the Vector Control algorithms can rival that of the DC machine or brushless permanent magnet motor...
Speaker: Prof. Ping Hsu, Department of Electrical Engineering, SJSU
Time: 8:30 am to 9:30 am: Complimentary continental breakfast; 9:00 am to 10:30 pm: Presentations; 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: SJSU Technology Showcase - student project/ poster presentations; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm: Free Lunch and Panel Discussion
Cost: Free
Location: San Jose State University, Student Union - 2nd Floor, 211 S 9th Street, San Jose. Free parking at SJSU North Garage.
Event Details: power.ieeesiliconvalley.org/2018/04/01/may-19-sjsu-technology-showcase-and-talk-vector-control-of-induction-machines/

Saturday, May 19, 2018
SFBA Nanotechnology Council
Subject: Nanomedicine in the 21st Century
- Nanomaterial challenges for healthcare (cardiovascular disease, diabetes, tuberculosis, and cancer)...
Speaker: Prof. Folarin Erogbogbo, SJSU
Time: 8:30 am to 9:30 am: Complimentary continental breakfast; 9:00 am to 10:30 pm: Presentations; 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: SJSU Technology Showcase - student project/ poster presentations; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm: Free Lunch and Panel Discussion
Cost: Free
Location: San Jose State University, Student Union - 2nd Floor, 211 S 9th Street, San Jose. Free parking at SJSU North Garage.
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nanomedicine-in-the-21st-century-a-free-event-with-sjsus-technology-showcase-tickets-45617596459

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
SF Industrial Applications Society (IAS)
Subject: An Overview of the ABB UFES Active Arc Flash Reduction Solution
- first in a series of Arc reduction systems overviews, medium voltage applications, Bring your experiences, and ideas for future meetings. ...
Speaker: Zabi Abdali, ABB
Time: 5:30 pm: Networking and light dinner; 6:30 pm: Presentation; 8:30 pm: Adjourn
Cost: $25, with discount for IEEE member, and $10 for students
Location: San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, 1630 Stockton St, San Francisco
Event Details: meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/172239

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
OEB Signal Processing Society (SPS) and Communications Society (ComSoc)
Subject: Center for Advanced Signal and Image Sciences Workshop
- Signal processing, Image & video processing, NDE & inverse problems, Radar & wireless communications, Radiation detection & isotope ID, Machine learning & pattern analysis, Control systems, Real-time / embedded systems, Applications ...
Speakers: Dr. Avideh Zakhor, Professor of Electrical Engineering, UC Berkeley, and Dr. Joseph M. Kahn, Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University
Time: 9:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Cost: Free, but registration required
Location: High Performance Computing Innovation Center, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Adjacent to LLNL East Gate off Greenville Road, Livermore
Event Details: https://casis.llnl.gov/casis-2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
SCV Computer Society (CS)
Subject: NFIC 2018: Accelerating Smart and Connected Communities
- innovation in edge cloud and the increased automation of associated technologies that are driving urban agglomeration to meet our lifestyle demands...
Time: 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Cost: IEEE members: $50; Non-members: $75; plus processing fees
Location: Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Locatelli Student Activity Center, Santa Clara
Event Details: ieee-nfic.org
Eventbrite: eventbrite.com/e/nfic-2018-accelerating-smart-and-connected-communities-tickets-45415370596?ref=ebtnebtckt

Friday, June 1, 2018
Silicon Valley Secion Student Activities Committee (SAC)
Subject: Technology and Innovation- A talk by IEEE President-Elect
- technology, innovation and/or entrepreneurship, vision for IEEE: focus on membership and transparency at all IEEE levels and balance the operations budget of IEEE...
Speaker: IEEE Life Fellow José M.F. Moura
Time: Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, refreshments, and networking; 7:00 pm: Presentation: 8:00 pm: Q&A; 8:30 pm: Adjorn
Cost: Free
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara
Event Details: eventbrite.com/e/technology-and-innovation-a-talk-by-ieee-president-elect-tickets-43299032572

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
SCV Computer Society (CS)
Subject: Introduction to Kubernetes
- platform that is becoming a standard for running cloud native applications, architecture of Kubernetes and the new use cases containers and the Kubernetes platform have enabled...
Speaker: Aparna Sinha, Group Product Manager, Google Kubernetes Engine
Time: 6:00 pm: Networking, registration, and refreshments; 6:30 pm to 8 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free
Location: Cadence/ Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose
Event Details: computer.ieeesiliconvalley.org/
Registration: eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-kubernetes-tickets-45154994805

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
SCV Photonics Society
Subject: Laser Light Sources for Next Generation Automotive and Specialty Lighting Applications
- SLD Laser (former SoraaLaser) is commercializing a new generation of semipolar GaN based visible laser light sources with >10x the luminance of LEDs...
Speaker: Dr. Paul Rudy - Cofounder SLD Laser
Time: 5:30 pm: Networking and light dinner; 6:30 pm: Presentation; 8:00 pm: Adjourn
Cost: Free
Location: INTEL,Building SC-12,3600 Juliette Lane, Santa Clara
Event Details: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/leos/

Thursday, June 6, 2018
SCV Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS)
Subject: Impact of Disruptive Technologies on Management: Leading Your Team to Cope and Thrive
- full-day workshop, topics and panels to get inspired, learn about the latest trends in managing disruptive technology, and network with peer managers and technologists...
Time: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Cost: IEEE members: $75, Non-members: $100
Location: Texas Instruments, 2900 Semiconductor Drive, Building E, Santa Clara
Event Details: sites.ieee.org/scv-tems/

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
SCV Consultant's Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV)
Subject: Annual CNSV Dinner Meeting: A New Golden Age for Computer Architecture
- Presentation given by Turing Award Winner Dr. David Patterson: how the open-source ecosystem and agily-developed prototypes will improve cost, energy, security, performance ...
Speaker: Turing Award Winner Dr. David Patterson, Google Brain
Time: 6 pm: Networking; 6:45 pm: Chinese Banquet Dinner with one beer, wine or drink of your choice; 7:30ish: Presentation
Cost: $37 advance registration
Location: China Stix Restaurant, 2110 El Camino Real, Santa Clara
Event Details: californiaconsultants.org/event/annual-cnsv-dinner-meeting-a-new-golden-age-for-computer-architecture/

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
SCV Computer Society (CS)
Subject: Evolution of Switching Engines
- fundamental transitions in the market were driven by new technologies and architectures, journey from L2, L3 to L4-L7 switching and the path forward with flexible switching....
Speaker: Venkat Pullela, Distinguished Engineer at Broadcom
Time: 6:00 pm: Networking, registration, and refreshments; 6:30 pm to 8 pm: Presentation and Q&A
Cost: Free
Location: Cadence/ Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose
Event Details: computer.ieeesiliconvalley.org/
Registration: eventbrite.com/e/evolution-of-switching-engines-tickets-45155805229

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
SCV Power Electronics Society (PES) and Industrial Applications Society (IAS)
Subject: Critical Facility Availability Analysis
- Juan Orosco will share with us his extensive data center design and operations experience as it pertains to evaluating, Data center availability ...
Speaker: Juan Orosco, P.E., Chief Technology Officer, TrendPoint Systems, Inc.
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cost: IEEE members: $25, Non-members: $30.00; Walk-Ins if space available: $30 members/$35 non-members
Location: TBD
Event Details: power.ieeesiliconvalley.org/events/

Thursday, September 6, 2018
SCV Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS)
Subject: Steve Jobs' Inimitable Leadership & Apple's Metamorphosis: What Can We Learn From His Four Avatars?
- "Avatar Framework" to explain Jobs' four personalities: Artist, Manager, Cowboy, and Tyrant, 47 of his critical decisions between 1997 and 2011, lessons learned and how these lessons could be applied by today’s leaders....
Speaker: Anil Inamdar
Time: 6:00 pm: Networking; 6:30 pm: Management Forum/Guided Networking; 7:00 pm: sandwich dinner; 7:30 pm: Presentation
Cost: IEEE members: $12, Non-members: $15, At the Door: $20
Location: National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Drive, Santa Clara
Event Details: sites.ieee.org/scv-tems/?p=3204



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