IEEE Orlando Section Monthly

Vol. 54, No. 2 - February 2020


Advancing Technology for Humanity

IEEE Orlando Section Monthly - Vol. 54, No. 2 - February 2020

Section/Society Chapter/Affinity Group Events

Section News


Employment Opportunities

  • Local Job Openings
    • The Kennedy Space Center Energy and Water Conservation Manager’s position
    • Engineering Project Support in Orlando, $18.00/hour
    • IEEE 1394 Opportunity
    • EE: Junior EE, recently graduated or little experience Low voltage design experience Auto CAD experience Diagram and schematics reading and design PLC and automation experience is a plus.

      Internship: PLC cabinets and control cabinets assembly Low voltage applications hands-on Reading schematics and diagrams Able to adapt and quickly learn Possible testing and ladder logic programming Paid 3, 6 and 9 month programs available Flexible days and hours.

      Both positions are located in Sanford, FL. Contact: Christian Bakalov,, 407-779-5502

    • Interested in teaching controls technology? Have at least a Bachelor's degree? If so, then please feel free to contact Dr. Deb Hall at so that we can bring you on board Valencia College's Energy Management and Controls Technology team as a Part Time Faculty Member!

Other IEEE News/Events

IEEE Smart Cities Planning and Technology Workshop - February 6 - Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld

"This IEEE Smart Cities Planning and Technology Workshop is intended to educate end-users as well as their engineering consultants and other partners on planning, implementation and operational best practices required to build sustainable, economically sensible Smart City solutions. It's based upon the IEEE P2784 Smart Cities Planning and Technology draft standard.

Who Should Attend?
Public works personnel, Department of Transportation staff, consulting engineers, utility staff, resilience and sustainability experts, planners, community leaders and the general public are strongly encouraged to attend.

Click the link to see what you will learn and to register (free!):

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IEEE Orlando Section Executive Committee Meeting

Date: Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: Social and Dinner; 7:00 - 8:00 pm: Executive Committee Meeting

Place: 1800 S. Kirkman Rd. Orlando, FL 328011, Valencia College - West Campus, Building 11, Room 106. Park in lot 'G" in student parking

Cost: Meeting attendance is free to all IEEE members and Non-IEEE members.

RSVP: Steffen Camarato at

Webex conferencing and dial-in information is below:
Meeting number/code: 598 353 580
Meeting password: 8sUgTVee
Phone: (415) 655-0002
Toll Free: (855) 282-6330


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Science challenge - Science Center - Saturday, March 7th

The Science Challenge is held each year as a follow-on to the county science fairs. The winners in each physical science category are invited to take part in the Science Challenge. The event is held at the Orlando Science Center on Saturday, March 7th from 7:30 AM till 2 PM. A lunch is provided for the judges. The awards are presented on Saturday at 2 PM.

If you are interested please provide your name, and phone number, also an e-mail address so we can contact you. A data package will be e-mailed to you mid February detailing all information for the Science Challenge. I am looking forward to hearing from you and working with you on this project.

Marty Galassini, Judging Coordinator for the OSC Science Challenge
E-mail or 407-349-9715

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Spring 2020 IEEE Orlando Section Conference

Date: Saturday, March 28th, 2020

Time: 9:00 am

Place: Valencia College’s West Campus Special Events Center, 1800 S. Kirkman Rd, Building 8

Theme: Conversations about Engineering in the Fourth Industrial Revolution


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Call for Volunteers for Chapter Officers and Committee Officers

The Orlando Section is currently seeking volunteers for Chapter Officers and Committee Officers. Interested individuals should e-mail the Section Chair Warren Macchi at to schedule an information session and interview.

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IEEE Member Discounts

IEEE members can save on insurance and a variety of products and services (where available) as a perk of IEEE membership. Discover what IEEE Member Discounts can offer you.

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