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2018 Annual Engineers Luncheon Tuesday Feb. 20

Monday, February 5th, 2018

What:     The 2018 Annual Engineers Luncheon will be held on Tuesday February 20, 2018.

Where:  The Clayton Plaza Hotel;  7750 Carondelet Avenue; Clayton, MO

When:    Tuesday February 20, 2018


11:30 am  Registration

12:00 pm  Lunch

12:45 pm  Presentation by Dan Oblinger


For further details and to make reservations please visit

No walk-ins!

IEEE St. Louis Section Planning Meeting Sun. Feb 4, 2018

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Section meeting Sunday February 4, 2018 at Saint Louis University McDonnell Douglas Hall, Room MDH-1016 (3450 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63103). All members and student members are welcome to attend.   In the case of inclement weather, please check this website before leaving for the meeting.  We will post cancellation of the meeting due to inclement weather on this site!

Tentative agenda:

11am – Audit meeting

12pm – Working lunch (during the audit meeting)

2pm – Section planning meeting

IEEE St. Louis Section Award Winners!!!

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

For those members of the Section who were not able to attend the Winter Social and Awards Banquet on Dec. 9, 2017, here is a list of the members of the Section who were honored with plaques recognizing their contributions to the IEEE during 2017.  If you know any of these members, thank them for their service to the St. Louis Section IEEE!

Outstanding Company

Electrical Engineering Department of St. Louis University’s Park College of Engineering, Aviation & Technology

Outstanding Member

Prakash Shahi

Outstanding Engineer

Ryan Cross

Outstanding Woman in Engineering

Dr. Donna Senft

Outstanding Educator

Armineh Khalili

Outstanding Undergraduate Student Member

Luke Taylor

Outstanding Graduate Student Member

Bikram Kishore Mahajan

Outstanding Researcher

Dr. Sajal Das

Outstanding Student Branch

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville IEEE Student Branch

Banquet Keynote Speakers

Shawn E. Schukar, Anju Gupta, Naveen Singla

Kid’s Build and Code Volunteers

Luke Taylor, George Engel, Maury Pepper, Bikram Kishore Mahajan, Jim Salih

Instructor for Robot Workshops for High School Students


Lean Fundamentals Trainers

Michael R. Moade, David A. Patterson

Sumo Robot Competition On Saturday Jan. 6, 2018!!!!

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

From our Past-Chair, Prasenjit Shil …

Hello All:

Hope you had a wonderful holiday time and ready for an exciting 2018. We started the RobotSumo workshops on Nov 4 and we are almost there for the final competition!!

The RobotSumo competition will be held on Saturday, Jan 6, 2018 at the Science Center. The competition will start between 3 PM and 3:30PM and is expected to be over by 5PM.

Meeting location:
Saint Louis Science Center
3rd Floor Conference Room
5050 Oakland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Once again, wish you a very happy new year!
Thank you and Good Luck!


2018 IEEE St. Louis Section Election Results

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

The results from our recent election for the position of 2018 Section Secretary are in and Maurice Muia was elected to serve as Secretary for 2018.  The Section wishes to thank both candidates, Marice Muia and Prachee Chaturvedi, for their volunteering to serve as Secretary!


VOTE for Section Secretary!!!!

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

IEEE St. Louis Section Election for Secretary!

I would like to take this opportunity to personally express my sincere appreciation for you being an IEEE member!

Our duty and responsibility is to ensure that your voting rights are protected and you are confident that your vote is accurately cast and tabulated. We will utilize the vTools.Voting system for our elections. Please log in to vote in the election.

Voting will start from 13 December 2017 01:00 PM and close at 27 December 2017 11:59 PM.

Goto and vote!

Please select one candidate for Section Secretary or specify a write-in candidate.

Please don’t hesitate to contact me at if you have a question, comment, or complaint regarding your voting experience.

Thank you for voting – your vote counts!

George Engel

2017 IEEE St. Louis Section Secretary


Meeting of WIE Affinity Group

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
There will be a meeting of the IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Affiliate group on Wednesday December 13 between 6 and 8 PM in Room 1016 of McDonell Douglas Hall on the campus of St. Louis University.  Al of those in the section interested in reviving the WIE group should plan to attend.  Dinner will be provided by the section.
  • WHAT:         Meeting of IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Group
  • WHEN:         Wed. Dec. 13 (6:00 – 8:00 pm)
  • WHERE:       McDonell Douglas Hall, Room 1018, 3450 Lindell Blvd,  St. Louis, MO 63013

Two Speakers for Winter Banquet

Monday, November 27th, 2017

This year we will have two very interesting and informative talks as part of the Winter Banquet on Saturday Dec. 9, 2017.  Our two speakers will be Shawn Schukar (Chairman and President of Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois) and Anju Gupta (leads Digital Partnerships and Outreach team at Monsanto).

Don’t miss out!!!   Make your reservations now for the IEEE STL Section Winter Social!

WHEN:        Saturday, December 9th, 2017 (6:00 pm)
WHERE:    Engineers’ Club of St. Louis, 4359 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis 63108

No Charge for IEEE members and family.
A $20 dinner charge for other non-members or no shows.

RSVP via email only to:

RSVP Required by Dec. 4

Dinner to include your choice of

Pan Seared Salmon with Roasted Potatoes


Three Leaves Chicken with Roasted Potatoes


Zucchini noodle pasta plate.

Please specify in your RSVP your choice for dinner!!!!

Call for Nominations of 2018 IEEE St. Louis Section Officer: Section Secretary

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

We are seeking nominations for the upcoming year 2018 Section Secretary.

St. Louis Section Secretary is a progressive position that will move up annually in to the positions of Treasurer, Vice-Chair and, Chair respectively.

Section Secretary Duties:
Principle responsibility of a Section Executive Committee member is to oversee the management of the Section, and in doing so, serve the
best interest of the IEEE, its members and the public. A Section Secretary is a key member of the Section Executive Committee and as such, acts as a gateway between Section members and the IEEE.

Please send your nominations to by Dec 1st.

IEEE St. Louis Section Winter Social!!!!

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Make your reservations now for the IEEE STL Section Winter Social!

RSVP via email ONLY to:

RSVP Required by Dec. 4!!!

Please indicate your dinner choice (see below) when RSVP’ing!!!!

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WHEN:     Saturday, December 9th, 2017 (6:00 PM)

WHERE:   ‘Engineers’ Club of St. Louis, 4359 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis 63108

No Charge for IEEE members and family!!!!
A $20 dinner charge for other non-members or no shows.

Dinner to include choice of …

Pan Seared Salmon with Roasted Potatoes


Three Leaves Chicken with Roasted Potatoes


Zucchini Noodle Pasta Plate (Vegetarian Option)

Include name, age and gender of your child/children for holiday gift.  A special kid’s room with games and snacks throughout the evening.

For more information, see social_and_awards_flyer_2017

For questions, email