Past Meetings

For even earlier meetings and topics, see our “Index to Past Meetings” (back to 1996)
For past Training Classes, see sites.ieee.org/scv-tems/?page_id=1003


Applying Agile Beyond Software — accelerating product delivery, customer value, tangible products ...
AMD Commons Building AMD Campus, Sunnyvale, CA
Breakthrough Concepts in Inventive Problem Solving — TRIZ, paradigm shift, systematic innovations ...
AMD COMMONS BUILDING AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
Sustaining Your Startup's Success -- focus on excellence, dynamic decision-making, team effectiveness, predictive analytics, case study, analyzing organizations, dynamic problem-solving, decision-making networks, team effectiveness model, predictive analytics ...
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
The Origins of Silicon Valley: How It Happened & Predictions for the Upcoming Years – the early 20th century, tech development, new management practices, where innovation happens today, predictions ...
Intel, Santa Clara
Zen of Systems Architecture: 10 Years of On-Time and On-Budget Programs -- decomposition, focus on missing skills, hurdles, selecting key people, adapting, success ...
AMD Commons Building AMD Campus, Sunnyvale, CA
Converting Challenges into Opportunities: Tips and Tricks to Own Your Career — (IEEE-USA Webinar) — taking ownership, challenges, mentors, software, simple tips ...
On the Internet
Career Crossroads: Unexpected Insights from a Former IEEE EMS President — technical, management, start-ups, teaching, consulting ...
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
Management Secrets: Origin Stories of Nanotech Companies — six 10-minute lightning talks, nanotech startups, from executives' own experiences ...
Texas Instruments Auditorium E-1 2900 Semiconductor Drive Santa Clara, CA
Networking as a Model for Both Sides of the Recruiting Table -- win-win method, mini-consulting, experiences, non-confrontational approach ...
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
Once Upon a Business Story: Inspire Business Results with Stories — storytelling, leading business change, metaphors, culture, training ...
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
The Origins of Silicon Valley: Why and How It Happened – the early 20th century, tech development, new management practices, where innovation happens today ...
Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara
Enneagram in the Workplace: How to Build and Manage Teams Effectively — enneagram framework, how it is used, develop leaders, build teams ...
AMD Commons Building, Sunnyvale
The Ten Commandments for Effective Software Technology Management — executive buy-in, staffing, management, research, tools, women in tech …
SJ Convention Center Room 211, 150 W San Carlos St, San Jose
Agile Trends: Create a Self-Learning Organization — SW projects, competition, higher passion, shared vision, faster launches ...
AMD Commons Building, Sunnyvale
The Origins of Silicon Valley: Why and How It Happened – the early 20th century, tech development, new management practices, where innovation happens today ...
VA Hospital, S.F.
Technical Staffing Pipeline: Process, Challenges, and Opportunities — expertise, balancing business vs technology, criteria for promotion, success, impacts …
AMD Commons Building, Sunnyvale