2017 IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT)

Call for participation: 2017 IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT) The MGA Training Committee is pleased to announce the launch of the Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT) for this year. The program enters its fourth successful year of implementation with >120 graduates representing all IEEE geographic Regions. VoLT is targeted to volunteers who have a… Read more

Webinar: Pitfalls of a Perfect Life, and Advantages of Letting Go

Pitfalls of a Perfect Life, and Advantages of Letting Go Presenter: Nancy Martin, Manager, Technical Development, GE Global Research Center Date: 2 March 2017 Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST Overview Perfectionism served many of us well while we grew up. It allowed us to go to the best schools and get the best jobs…. Read more

Webinar: Sustainability at Work

Sustainability at Work Presenter: Marilyn Waite Date: 16 February 2017 (NEW DATE) Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST Overview This webinar will explore the nexus between sustainability and careers. Presenter Marilyn Waite will explore concepts pertinent to professionals with engineering backgrounds and/or working in STEM fields. Using the SURF Framework that Marilyn developed and professional… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec Seminar: Leveraging PHA to Develop Requirements for Cyber-Security

On February 23, 2017 the IEEE Houston Section is honored to have Mr. Edward Marszal, President and CEO of Kenexis. He will be presenting on “Leveraging PHA to Develop Requirements for Cyber-Security“. The seminar discussion is open from novice to advance audiences and is intended for education purposes. Process plants need to be protected against physical consequences… Read more

Volunteer Opportunity: Teach Electricity & Electronics at the 2017 Boy Scouts of American Jamboree

Teach Electricity & Electronics in the Mountains of West Virginia with the IEEE eMerit Badges Project Do you want to raise the awareness and understanding of technology and its impact on society to middle and high school students from around the world?  The IEEE emeritbadges Project is a global pre-university technology education program for boys… Read more

IEEE Houston Seminar “Medium Voltage Reduced Voltage Starters”

The IEEE Houston Section would like to thank Christopher Sanderson, Gulf Coast Regional Sales Manager with SOLCON USA for giving us a great start to our 2016 – 2017 Fiscal year. This seminar was one of our largest number of attendees in years that promises to be another great year for the IEEE Houston Section. The… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec: IEEE MOVE Community Disaster Relief Training

Registration Required, Event is FREE, IEEE Member Training Only IEEE Volunteers Needed: IEEE MOVE Community Outreach Diaster Relief and STEM Education Training Training for volunteers interested in helping on the IEEE MOVE Community Outreach Disaster Relief and STEM Education vehicle will be held at the HESS Club in the Houston Galleria area.    Training will include discussion… Read more

New IEEE Members Webinar Orientation is Available

New IEEE Members Webinar Orientation is Available Welcome new members to the IEEE Houston Section, we encourage you to register for a 60-minute live New Member Orientation webinar. These webinars are typically scheduled on the fourth Thursday of each month, either 9:00 a.m. or 3:00 p.m. ET (13:00 or 19:00 UTC). In June, there will also be… Read more

IEEE Houston Section Meeting: A discussion on Nanoelectronics

IEEE Houston Section Meeting: A discussion on Nanoelectronics Date: December 5, 2015 Time: 06:00PM to 08:00PM (2.00 hours) Presenter: Dr. Winny Tan Presenter Contact Info: winny.tan@imec.be Topic: A discussion on Nanoelectronics Company Profile: Imec performs world-leading research in nanoelectronics. Imec leverages its scientific knowledge with the innovative power of its global partnerships in ICT, healthcare and energy. Imec delivers industry-relevant… Read more

*REMINDER* IEEE HOU Section CED: Overcurrent Coordination for Industrial Applications

Overcurrent Coordination for Industrial Applications Learn about time-current curves (TCCs) and the associated characteristic curves for relays, molded-case breakers, etc. Define the time required between devices to achieve selective operation, how fault current variations affect timing, protection requirements for equipment and cables, and a process for coordinating and overall system. Date: November 3rd & 4th Time:… Read more