Past Meetings

For EVEN earlier meetings and topics, see our “Index to Past Meetings” (back to 1996)
For past Training Classes, see “Past Training Classes”


Entrepreneurial Paths – Not Just Nanotech Building a company, Protecting intellectual property, Winning grants
2900 Semiconductor Dr. Santa Clara, CA 95052
ROI, China: Opportunity and Risk Mitigation in the Era of Xi Jinping — risk mitigation, China, opportunity ...
4600 Patrick Henry Drive Santa Clara, CA 95054
Managing Teams in a non-Flat World diverse teams, motivation, global economy
4600 Patrick Henry Drive Santa Clara, CA 95054
TEMSCON Industry Forum on June 9, 2017 -- startups, challenges, TEMSCON ...
Experiments vs. Committed Programs: How to Drive Innovation and Meet Commitments -- fast cycle, rapid prototyping, scalable reliable development process ...
AMD Commons Building AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
Work without Stress: Building a Resilient Mindset for Lasting Success
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
Protecting Inventions When Patent Protection Can No Longer Be Relied Upon — trade secrets, patents, recent issues, protection, enforcement, cross-licensing ...
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
Saving the Corvette: A Case Study in Strategic Decision Making -- competition, declining sales, turn-around, highest accolades, learning from marketplace ...
AMD Commons Building / AMD Campus, Sunnyvale
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