IEEE Central Texas Section
|Volume 47-03||March 2003|
A Newsletter of the Central Texas Section (www.ieee.org/CTS)
of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Inc.
Published monthly (Deadline is the last day of the previous month), John R. Purvis, Editor (email@example.com).
|Section Activities||Chapter Activities|
|The Chairman's Column||Communications/Signal Processing Societies||Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society|
|The Next Section Meeting||Computer Society||Power Engineering Society|
|Other Important Events and Notes of Interest||Consultant's Network||Women in Engineering|
|Editor's Notes||Electromagnetic Compatibility Society||Student Branches|
|Email List||Engineering Management Society|
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For further information, contact Emily Sopensky (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Date: Monday, March 17, 2003
Time: 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Registration and Lunch 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Presentations and Q&A
Location: Hilton Austin North & Towers 6000 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX, (512) 451-5757
Speakers: Mike Rowse, Director-General, Invest Hong Kong, C.D. Tam, CEO Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation, Betty Fung, Coordinator Cyberport
Explore alternate revenue sources from Asia Pacific using Hong Kong as a springboard to China and the Asian market. The state-of-the-art Cyberport is Hong Kong's new flagship information technology project and is being developed in Telegraph Bay near the University of Hong Kong to house a strategic cluster of IT and IT-related companies. The Hong Kong Science Park, a new development in Hong Kong near the Chinese University, is designed to accommodate companies of all sizes and stages of development, bringing together world-class technology and the most skilled workforce in Electronics, Precision Engineering, IT/Telecommunications and Biotechnology.
Learn how Hong Kong's new technology infrastructure can jump start your entry into China and how more than 3000 overseas regional operations in Hong Kong have been successful by utilizing Hong Kong's special economic relationship with mainland China.
Reservations must be made by Friday, March 14. RSVP by calling (512) 305-0023 or emailing Full Contact information to Austin Technology Council at mailto:email@example.com
Processing Societies [for more information]
Speaker: Brian Kelley, Ph.D., Motorola Inc.
In this presentation, we discuss Motorola¹s vision of the Wireless Ethernet, key system features and challenges of the 802.11a,b,g protocol and the various assortment of WIFI standards, and state-of-the-art digital communication and signal processing associated with WIFI of today and tomorrow.
Time: 6:30 - 9:00pm
Location: SBC Technology Resources, Inc., (SBC-TRI), 9505 Arboretum Blvd., Austin, Texas (map)
Reservations: If you plan to attend, please send Email to Howard Headrick at firstname.lastname@example.org for planning purposes.
|Computer Society - San Antonio [for more information] |
Speaker: Dr. H. Randall Goldsmith, President and CEO, San Antonio Technology Accelerator Initiative Network (SATAI)
Dr. Goldsmith, an expert in technology commercialization and local capital formation, has made numerous presentations on growing technology-based economies in national and international venues.
Time: 6:30pm - Networking, 7:00pm - Dinner, 8:00pm - Program
Cost: $10 Members, $2 Students, $13 Non-members
Reservations: Required by Monday, March 24, 2003. Contact Kevin Nickels, email@example.com, 210-999-7543
Location: Skyline Room, Coates Center, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
|Computer Society - Austin [for more information] |
Speaker(s): Charles Krueger, BigLever Software Inc.
Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2003
Time: 6:30pm - Networking, 7:00pm - Program
Speaker(s): David Black and Jack Donovan of eklectICally, Inc
David and Jack have together over 42 years of experience designing and verifying digital systems using ASIC's and FPGA's for well known companies (e.g. ROLM, Tandem Computers, Apple Computer, Synopsys).
Time: 6:30pm - Networking, 7:00pm - Program
Location: Red Lion Restaurant, Austin, Texas, located at the north east corner of IH-35 and 290E
Compatibility Society [for
Speaker: Dale Nichols
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2003
Time: 6:30pm - Social, 7:00pm Presentation
Location: National Instruments Bld. C
Management Society [for
|Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society [for more information]|
Engineering Society [for
Speaker: Fred Hansley
Time: 6:00pm - Social, 6:30-7:00pm - Dinner, 7:00-7:30pm Business meeting, 7:30-8:30pm - Program
Cost: $10 Members, Free for Students
Reservations: For further information, please contact Susan Thompton or Steve Kanetsky, at 512-326-3380 or go to the Web site at http://ewh.ieee.org/soc/pes/ce n traltexas/
Location: El Gallo Mexican Restaurant, 2910 S. Congress, Austin, TX (map)
in Engineering [for
Topic: "'Confidence' - As Important as 'Competence'" by Donna Van Fleet, retired IBM programming executive.
Date: Tuesday, March 4, 2003
Location: La Madeleine Cafe, 3418 N. Lamar Blvd at 35th St. in Austin (map). Food can be purchased at the cafe and brought into the meeting. Free parking is available.
University of Texas at Austin [for more information]
University of Texas at San Antonio [for more information]
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