Join the IEEE Seattle Section to Celebrate IEEE Day!
IEEE Day celebrates the first time in history when engineers worldwide and IEEE members gathered together to share their technical ideas in 1884. IEEE Day is officially October 3rd.
IEEE Seattle EMC/MTT/AP/ED Joint Chapter Meeting Announcement
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Society, Antennas and Propagation (AP) Society,
Microwave Theory and Techniques (MTT) Society, Electronic Devices (ED) Society Joint Chapter
Recent Advances for Commerical Aerospace Applications
An educational seminar at the Museum of Flight
This is a free seminar to celebrate “IEEE Day” but you must register in advance to reserve your seat!
Professor Constantine Balanis of Arizona State University
Jari Vikstedt of ETS-Lindgren
Anil Kumar of Boeing
Friday, October 6, 2017, 10 am – 3 pm
The Museum of Flight
9404 East Marginal Way
Seattle, WA 98108-4097
MEETING NOTICE & INVITATION FROM SID NW
Pacific Northwest Chapter * Society for Information Display
Wednesday, September 27th – 6:00 P.M.
Planar Systems, Inc.
1195 NW Compton Drive
Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
Display Technology Trends in Digital Signage Displays
Samantha Phenix, Vice President R&D, Planar, A Leyard Company, Beaverton, OR
Rapid changes in technology solutions for digital signage displays have created multiple emerging trends, which will impact the next two to three years. This paper will explore recent innovations for a range of new and existing display technologies including LCD, OLED, Direct View LED, Micro LED as well as some interesting novel approaches, highlighting the potential advantages for digital signage.
Samantha (Sam) Phenix joined Planar, A Leyard Company, in April 2014 and currently serves as the Vice President of Research and Development. Prior to joining, Ms. Phenix spent 13 years in a variety of engineering roles, including Director of Engineering and Site Manager for Barco’s Medical Imaging Division. More recently, she has held strategic marketing and business development roles with both Dell and Intel. Ms. Phenix holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Ulster, Coleraine, Northern Ireland and an MBA from Concordia University. She has served as the Pacific NW SID member chair and webmaster for the past year.
The seminar is free. Non-Members are welcome. We will be serving pizza and refreshments after the talk. RSVP to Gary Johnson at Gary.Johnson@tek.com or (503) 627-1985. Please indicate if you plan to join us for pizza and let me know your pizza preference.
For those remotely attending, we are now using GoToWebinar.
To register, click on the following link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5607792261359161345
Jobs jobs jobs…
Seattle University’s Electrical and Computer Engineering department is seeking someone to fill an adjunct faculty position for this Fall Quarter, beginning September 20 and continuing through mid December. This position requires strong Internet communications skills. Previous teaching experience desirable. To receive a more complete course description and other pertinent information, please contact Al Moser, Associate Professor, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jobs jobs jobs…
UW’s division of Professional and Continuing Education (PCE) is hiring! We’re seeking an enthusiastic engineer to teach the first course in our Embedded and Real-Time Systems certificate program. The course meets one evening a week during the Autumn, in North Bellevue. If you’d like to learn more about teaching for UW PCE please visit our website. If you’d like more information on this specific teaching position, and how to apply, please find the flyer here.
September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
October 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
October 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
November 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm