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Papers and proposals are now being accepted for IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) to be held on 7-11 December, 2020 in beautiful Taipei, Taiwan! The theme of GLOBECOM 2020 is "Communications for Human and Machine Intelligence"
A unified Call for Presentations from industry for ValleyML's AI Expo events focused on Hardware, Enterprise and Robotics in Silicon Valley is now open at ValleyML2020. Submit by June 1st for AI Hardware Expo on Sept 21st * AI Enterprise Expo on Sept 22nd * AI Robotics Expo on Sept 23rd.
PROFESSIONAL WEBINARS, CONFERENCES, AND EVENTS
Starting on Wednesday, March 25, GTC Digital will host live webinars, sessions, trainings from the NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute, and opportunities to connect with the experts. View NVIDIA's session catalog to start building your watch list today. New on-demand content will be released every Thursday, starting March 26.
April 29-30, 2020, IEEE Infrastructure Conference, Grand Hyatt, 345 Stockton St., San Francisco
May 4-7, 2020. Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference (ASMC), Saratoga Springs, NY
May 3-6, 2020, The IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency (ICBC), Toronto, Canada
June 22-24, 2020, WITI Summit, Hyatt Regency, San Francisco Airport in Burlingame
June 29-July 1, 2020. IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS), beautiful Avignon, France
June 7-11, 2020, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2020, Dublin, Ireland.
July 19-23, 2020, 57th Design Automation Conference (DAC), Moscone Center West, 747 Howard Street, San Francisco
September 15-17, 2020, Commercial UAV Expo, Paris Las Vegas
December 7-11, 2020, IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), beautiful Taipei, Taiwan!
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Northeastern University in the San Francisco Bay Area now offers the MS in Cyber-Physical Systems with a concentration in Internet of Things. The program prepares graduates for a world of connected devices. Learn more.
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Increase your knowledge of infrastructure and artificial intelligence at the IEEE Infrastructure Conference, on 29-30 April 2020 in San Francisco. Learn about:
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The Computer Engineering Department at San Jose State University is searching for qualified part-time lecturers to teach in both BS and MS degree programs in Computer Engineering and Software Engineering. For more information, see SJSU Lecture positions.
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Santa Clara Valley Section
4/14, 7:00 pm, SCV CNSV, How Ultra High-Field MRI is Revolutionizing Medicine, Webinar
Major challenges in UHF MRI, and engineering and multiphysics research to overcome these. Free.
4/29, 6:30, SCV CES, Flying Cars is Not Fiction: This is our Future , Nvidia Building E, 2800 Scott Boulevard, Santa Clara
5/6, 6:00 pm, SCV SSIT, The Impact of Technology in Impoverished Areas, WEBEX
6/23, 6:30 pm, SCV CES EMBS, Medical Wearable Device - a Non-Invasive Continuous Glucose Monitor and IoT , Nvidia Building E, 2800 Scott Boulevard, Santa Clara
10/8, 6:00 pm, SVTHC, Lockheed's Spy Satellite Programs, KeyPoint Credit Union, 2805 Bowers Ave (just off Central Expressway), Santa Clara
TBD, 6:30 pm, SFBA MEMS, MEMS Sensors: The Path to Mass Production , Qualcomm Building B Cafeteria, Room 132, 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara
TBD, 6:00 pm, SCV TEMS, Mob Programming, National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Drive, Santa Clara
TBD, 8:00 am, SFBA TEMS, Thrive as a Manager: The Unwritten Rules of Technical Management, International Technological University, 2711 N 1st St., San Jose
Oakland East Bay Section
TBD, 11:30 am, OEB LMAG, The Early Development of Nuclear Forensics: A Personal View, Beebs Sport Bar and Grill, 915 Clubhouse Drive, Livermore
Useful for understanding the difficulty in getting something new started at a national level; glean lessons from the past that should be valuable for guiding the future development. $10 for lunch.
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IEEE San Francisco Section is excited to announce the new Women in Engineering (WIE) Affinity Group. Join the group and take advantage of technical and professional activities empowering Women in Engineering. If you're interested, please contact the Group Founder at email@example.com.
Registration is Open: Join IEEE ICC 2020! IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2020) this year will be held on June 7-11 in beautiful Dublin, Ireland, at the Convention Centre Dublin, in the heart of the "Silicon Docks" district which is home to many leading technology companies. Every year over 2,500 researchers, engineers and tech professionals gather to present/exchange knowledge and network. Topics of presentations include the following:
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Call for Judges on Micro-mouse Competition and Senior Design Projects and Posters. The Region 6 Spring Central Area meeting will take place on April 4, 2020 at Cal State East Bay (Hayward). Please contact Sarah Mings at firstname.lastname@example.org. To RSVP: events.vtools.ieee.org/m/208129. See 2020 Spring micromouse.pdf for information.
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Project Open NanoCarbon - Monthly meetups/opensci journal club to research, build and deploy open hardware to rapidly solidify gigatonnes of carbon from atmospheric CO2.
Advise & mentor underrepresented young adult entrepreneurs. Flexible time commitment. Business and technology experienced professionals browse details, and apply to join at skysthelimit.org
IEEE Computer will be publishing a special issue on the Next Wave of Machine Learning Applications in October 2020, featuring path-breaking applications of machine learning that are leading us to the next generation of computing and living standards. Guest Editor Dr. Vishnu S. Pendyala, the Vice Chair of the IEEE CS Silicon Valley chapter, is inviting people to submit contributions to computer.org/digital-library/magazines/co/call-for-papers-next-wave-of-machine-learning-applications-cfp. Questions should be submitted to Vishnu Pendyala at email@example.com.
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