IEEE Wichita Section News
SET Congressional Visits
IEEE-USA and IEEE members with an interest in Public Policy will AGAIN be in
Washington on 25 and 26 March for our SET CVD. This unique event gives IEEE
members an unparalleled opportunity to team with other technical
professionals to directly influence the Public Policy in Washington.
The Science, Engineering and
Technology Congressional Visits Day (SET CVD) is an annual two-day event
that brings scientists, engineers, researchers, educators, and technology
executives to Washington to raise visibility and support for science,
engineering, and technology. Uniquely multi-sector and multi-disciplinary,
the SET CVD is coordinated by a coalition of companies, professional
societies and educational institutions and it is open to all who support
science and technology. The two-day program consists of a series of briefings
and meetings, culminating with a full day of visits to your Congressional
For information joining IEEE-USA at this event, please contact our Region 5
Government Activities Chairman for 2014, Candy Robinson
Section Christmas Party and Technical Presentation
Thursday, December 19th, the Professional Section sponsored a buffet dinner
and technical presentation at the Larkspur Restaurant (904 E Douglas).
Matt Duval of DRD Technology
presented on the latest Products for High Frequency, Signal Integrity
and Lightning Modeling and Simulation Over 50 members and guests experienced the
excellent hospitality and cuisine at the Larkspur Restaurant and a really
state-of-the-art presentation by a respected company.
Wichita Council of
Engineering Societies E-Week Banquet
The Wichita Council of Engineering Societies will hold
their annual banquet and mini-fair on February 20th at the Wichita Marriott.
The presentation will be “Creating the New Terminal at Wichita
Mid-Continent Airport” by the Program Manager, Patrick McCollom.
This is a unique opportunity to hear what $160,000,000 of your tax
dollars have purchased!
IEEE International Sections Congress
Finally, IEEE Sections Congress for 2014 is in AMSTERDAM (Netherlands)
from August 22nd to the 24th. Held every three years since 1984, Sections
Congress provides IEEE Section leadership with a priceless opportunity to
impact the future of IEEE. If you would like to serve IEEE as a leader
in the local section, please contact me for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org