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CALL FOR PAPERS
Design Automation Conference (DAC) on for the Designer, IP and Embedded Tracks . The conference will be held on July 11-15, 2021 in San Francisco, with paper abstracts due January 20, 2021.
The 13th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) is accepting digests as well as tutorial and special session proposals. Digests are due January 25, 2021, and the conference will take place on October 10-14, 2021 in Vancouver, Canada.
PROFESSIONAL WEBINARS, CONFERENCES, AND EVENTS
February 22–24, 2021, FLEX Conference & Expo, Virtual Event
Join us for the 20th anniversary of FLEX, a premier conference & expo centered around flexible hybrid, printed electronics products, equipment, processes, and materials with emphasis on latest technical breakthroughs, unique electronics applications, and business strategies.
April 7-8, 2021, 22nd International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED'21), Virtual Event
May 3-6, 2021, Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference (ASMC) 2021, New York
June 22-24, 2021, WITI Global Summit, Virtual Event
July 11-15, 2021, 58th Design Automation Conference (DAC), San Francisco
October 10-14, 2021, Save the date for the 13th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Vancouver, Canada
VOLUNTEER AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
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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
Science Fair Judges Needed!
Science Fair season is coming up. For over 35 years, the IEEE has provided both prizes and judges for local fairs and we need your help once again. These fairs provide an opportunity for students from middle schools and high schools to show their projects and hear comments from professionals like you. Projects range from the simple to the sophisticated, but behind every project is a student who is anxious to find out what you think about it. As a judge you will interact with students and help them understand what they did right and how they could do better next time.
This year we will be supporting three science fairs:
Santa Clara, science-fair.org; Thursday, March 11 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Even if you can only help for a few hours the students will appreciate it. No previous experience or specialized knowledge is necessary only patience and common sense. For 2021 all local science fairs will be virtual, so you can help out from the safety and comfort of your own home. If you are interested in helping out at one of these fairs, or sponsoring a prize, please call Charlie Neuhauser at (408) 245-0085 (W) or E-mail him at Cneuhauser@Earthlink.net.
IEEE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
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CALL FOR PAPERS FOR ENERGY CONVERSION CONFERENCE
The 13th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) is accepting digests as well as tutorial and special session proposals. Topics include but are not limited to:
* Power electronics technology * Renewable energy
Digests are due on January 25, 2021, and the conference will take place on October 10-14, 2021 in gorgeous Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
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ADVANCE YOUR CAREER WITH ADDITIONAL EDUCATION
SCU Engineering: Leading the way to a sustainable future.
Engineering with a MissionHumanitarian Mission
Santa Clara University's School of Engineering has several programs that address humanitarian themes, such as the projects run through Engineers Without Borders and the Frugal Innovation Hub. A new Robotic Systems Laboratory initiative focuses on the use of advanced technologies to address acute humanitarian needs associated with natural and man-made disasters, pandemics, refugee migrations, and the aftermath of regional conflicts.
To obtain more information on SCU's School of Engineering, please contact Stacey Tinker, Director of Admissions, at email@example.com or call 408-554-4313.
CHAPTER AND SOCIETY EVENTS
1/20, 6:30 pm, SCV MTT, Fundamentals of mm-Wave and Sub-Terahertz Frequency Generation, Synthesis and Radiation for Multi-Antenna Array Transceivers, Virtual Event
1/28, 11:50 am, SFBA EPS, High Performance And Reliable Aerosol Jet Printed 3D Interconnects For Bare Die And Components, Webex
1/28, 7:00 pm, SCV SPS, Delivering Immersive Video Experiences on Intel GPUs , Virtual Event
2/9, 7:00 pm, SCV CNSV, Webinar: Deep Learning-Based Image Reconstruction for MRI , Virtual Event
2/10, 4:00 pm, SCV SUST, Fertilizer on the Farm: Powering the Next Generation of Nitrogen Fixation, Zoom
2/11, 11:50 am, SFBA EPS, Design And Analysis Of Chiplet Interfaces For Heterogeneous Systems, Webex
2/24, 7:30 am, SCV EPS, PHOT, EDS, Fourth Annual IEEE Symposium on Heterogeneous Integration, Webex
3/10, 4:00 pm, SCV SUST, Ocean Energy – Opportunities and Challenges, Virtual Event
3/18, 11:50 am, SFBA EPS, Additively-Printed Multilayer Flexible Substrates with Z-axis interconnects, Webex
4/20, 1:30 pm, SVTHC, Hubble Telescope Spacecraft, Virtual Event
Oakland East Bay Section
San Francisco Section
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
IEEE Milestone Dedication
2/3, 8:30 am, IEEE Milestone Dedication of 3 Gravitational-Wave Antennas, An Online Streaming Event
A major international celebration recognizing how massive antennas in the US and Italy confirmed Einstein's 1916 prediction about the nature of gravity, and which will include a conversation with the 3 winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Engineering chapters, societies, and affinity groups in the SF Bay Area
* Antenna and Propagation Society (APS) * Blockchain (BC) * Circuits & Systems Society (CASS) * Consultant's Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV)* Consumer Technology Society (CTSoc) * Control Systems Society (CSS) * Communications Society (ComSoc) * Computer Society (CS)* Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) * Electronic Packaging Society (EPS) * Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) * Engineering In Medicine & Biology Society (EMBS) * Industry Applications Society (IAS) * Instrumentation & Measurement Society (IMS) * Life Members Affinity Group (LMAG)* Magnetics Society (MAG) * MEMS & Sensors Council (MEMS) * Microwave Theory & Techniques (MTT) * Nanotechnology Council(NANO) * Nuclear & Plasma Sciences (NUE) * Photonics (PHOT)* Power & Energy Society (PES) & Industry Applications Society (IAS) * Power Electronics Society (PELS) * Product Safety Engineering (PSE) * Reliability (REL) * Robotics & Automation (RAS) * Sustainability (SUST) * Signal Processing Society (SPS) * Silicon Valley Technology History Committee (SVTHC) * Society for Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) * Solid State Circuits Society (SSCS) * Startup Interest Group (SIG) * Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS) * Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) * Women In Engineering Affinity Group (WIE) * Young Professionals Affinity Group (YP)
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