Rochester Section Joint Chapters Meeting on April 5th, 2017

Date: 5 April 2017

Louise Slaughter Hall

78 Rochester Institute of Technology

4-9PM

Rochester, NY

 

The IEEE Rochester Section is having its joint meeting for all IEEE chapters on April 5th, 2017 that is open to the general public. The meeting will feature a keynote presentation and two parallel sessions with technical presentations from different chapters and societies. 

Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet and network with people from all engineering disciplines and to learn more about the activities of the different IEEE chapters and societies in the Rochester area. The technical sessions are free to attend for IEEE members. Reservations are required to attend the dinner and keynote presentation.  Please click here for more information on the JCM.  

 

Join us at one our outstanding yearly events – Registration for the technical presentations is not required.

However, if you wish to attend what looks to be a truly spectacular keynote presentation, please register early for the dinner.   

 

Click this link to register today!

 

Registration 

  • Dinner Reservations are required (Fee increases after March 20th, 2017).
  • No charge for attending technical presentations for IEEE Members.
  • LAST DAY FOR DINNER RESERVATIONS IS MARCH 31, 2017

Early Registration Fee until March 20th: 

  • $25.00 (IEEE Member or IEEE Member significant other), $20 (IEEE Fellow or Senior Member),
  • $10.00 (IEEE Student Member), $15.00 (Full-Time Student Non-members)
  • $35.00 (Non-members) 

Regular Registration between March 20th-31st: 

  • $30.00 (IEEE Member or IEEE Member significant other), $25 (IEEE Fellow or Senior Member)
  • $15.00 (IEEE Student Member), $20.00 (Student Non-members)
  • $40.00 (Non-members)

 

Keynote Presentation:


Rick Fremming of New York Power Authority

 

Topic:  Robert Moses Niagara Falls Hydroelectric Plant

Biography: Rick’s role is to monitor and support the safe, reliable and efficient operation of 13 hydro generators (225 MVA each), 12 pump generators, 20 billion gallon reservoir & 21 transmission lines. He is also responsible for troubleshooting these systems and finding engineering solutions. He has been with the New York Power Authority (NYPA) for 18 years.

 

 

Agenda

4:00 – 4:30 PM  REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS      

4:30 – 5:30 PM  CHAPTER TECHNICAL SESSION  I  

    Room 2120  CS-CIS         “A Vision for Human-Centered Cybersecurity” by Dr. M. Wright

    Room 2130  APS/MTTS   “Gallium Nitride Power MMICs – Fact and Fiction” by Dr. Charles Campbell

    Room 2140  SPS              “Analyzing/Tracking Persons 3D  Gaze”  by Gabriel Diaz          

5:30 – 6:30 PM  CHAPTER TECHNICAL SESSION  II

    Room 2120  EMBS           “An Adaptable Framework to Extract Abnormal Brain Networks” by Dr. Archana Venkataraman

    Room 2130  GRSS           “Multi-modal unmanned aerial system development and applied research at RIT” by Dr. Jan Aardt

    Room 2140  PES/IAS      “IEEE SMART Village Initiative” and “HVDC – Powering the future”  by Girish Behal     

5:30 – 7:15 PM  NETWORKING SESSION (CASH BAR) AND CHAPTER POSTER SESSION                     

7:15 – 9:00 PM DINNER AND KEYNOTE PRESENTATION  

 

 Local research will be on display for interactive Q/A.  Best student poster prize of $100.

*PDH Credit approved (check back for updates)


DINNER: 

“ALL AMERICAN BUFFET” including sliced strip loin, roasted salmon, vegetarian penne arrabiata and much, much more.

 

 

SECTION POSTER SESSION (5:30 – 7:00 PM)

                        

Local research will be on display for interactive Q/A.  Best student poster prize of $100.

 

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