VR talk by Duane Mathes, Oct 14th

Duane Mathes, Senior VP of Game Development at BlackBox VR, will give a talk on VR. He will cover current and future applications, technology, history, trends, and how you can get involved in VR development projects and interest groups. Speaker: Duane Mathes When: Saturday, Oct 14, 11am Location: Room: 106 Bldg: Micron Engineering Building (MEC)… Read more

2018 PMAPS conference in Boise June 24-28, 2018

Conference Theme  – “Probabilistic Methods: Practical Approaches for Managing Risk and Uncertainty in the Electric Power Industry” The main focus of the 2018 PMAPS International Conference is about presenting and sharing the experience, ideas, and research results in the area of power system uncertainties related to all three power segments (generation, transmission and distribution). In… Read more

Annual Picnic, Friday Sept 15

The Boise Section BBQ / Picnic is free to attend for all IEEE Members and their families. The event will be arranged and catered by IEEE Boise State University student branch. Date/Time: Friday, Sept 15, 2017, 6pm to 8:30pm Location: Kristin Armstrong Municipal Park, 500 S Walnut St, Boise. Shelter 1. Click here for Map Event contact: IEEE Student Branch: ieee.bsu.officers@gmail.com

Boise Engineers Week Banquet, Thursday February 23rd

“The Memory of Cars” Date: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 Time: 5:30PM social, 6:30PM dinner Location: Angell’s, 999 Main Street Boise Come join us for our 2017 Engineers Week banquet. Our guest speaker is Tom Coughlin. He will be giving his popular talk, “The Memory of Cars”, which looks at the evolution of memory and storage technologies required for the… Read more

IEEE Boise Computer Society banquet

You are invited to join the IEEE Boise Computer Society for our annual banquet on November 10th. Our guest speaker is Dr. Gaby Dagher, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Boise State University. Dr. Dagher will explain how the Bitcoin protocol works and discuss the potential impact of blockchain technology on society. To learn more about… Read more

GROWing Software and Skills – Talk by Andy Hunt on June 23rd

It’s time for a practical, pragmatic, real-world take on software development and programming.  The GROWS™ Method goes beyond one-size-fits-all rules, mis-applied “agile” and rigid adherence to previous “best practices” that may no longer apply. GROWS embraces a growth skills model, an empirical approach to process adoption and technical solutions, organizational inclusiveness, and features Tracer-Bullet Development… Read more

IEEE-Boise PES talk: Sustainability and Operational Efficiencies

Please mark your calendar for an upcoming talk on Monday, June 13, 2016 at 12:00 PM at the Idaho Power Bldg.  Mr. John Bernardo from Idaho Power will be giving a presentation on “Sustainability and Operational Efficiencies”.  This talk will serve as a technical meeting for Boise IEEE PES chapter. See https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/40180 for more details.

EDS Talk: Hybrid Ferroelectrics-CMOS: Devices and Circuits

You are invited to attend a talk brought to you jointly by IEEE EDS Boise Chapter and the Micron-TLP Friday Forum where Prof. Kan of Cornell University will discuss Hybrid Ferroelectrics-CMOS: Devices and Circuits. Non-Micron employees please RSVP by emailing Tony Liu at zliu@micron.com by Wednesday, 4/20, so we can arrange for you access of the Micron Campus. For more details… Read more

IEEE Boise Section Annual Banquet – Speaker Perry Lea – Computer Architecture Flops and Futures

Come join us for our annual Computer Society banquet. Our guest speaker is Perry Lea, Strategic Director of Advanced Computing Systems at Micron. When: May 4th, 2016 – 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM   Where: Boise State University Student Union Building, Lookout Room 1910 W. University Dr. Boise, ID 83725   Topic: Computer Architecture Flops and Futures… Read more

February 2016 Newsletter

Here is our Section Newsletter for February 2016: IEEE Boise Section Newsletter Feb 2016 Highlights from the Newsletter Include: Team from Lake Hazel Middle School wins IEEE award at Future City Idaho competition IEEE Ski / Snowboard Day in Utah – March 2016 Volunteers Needed for FIRST Robotics Competition