IEEE Utah Section – 09 March 1917




Dates: Saturdays, February 18 and 25, 2017


  • 8:00 Arrive/Locate Classes
  • 8:10 First Class
  • 9:50  Second Class
  • 11:30 Third Class

Location: SL Community College, 4600 South Redwood Road
Science and Industry Building
(Taylorsville Redwood Campus)

For additional information:  HIGH TECH MERIT BADGE POW 2017
Utah Engineers Council Awards Banquet (25 February)

The Utah Engineers Council (UEC) Awards Banquet is being held on Saturday, 25 February 2017.

Marc Bodson (Utah University) is Utah Section’s nominee for Engineer of the Year.  He is the recipient of the Outstanding Engineer Award at the Section and Area level in IEEE. Congratulations Marc!

Forrest Brown (Hill Air Force Base) is Utah Section’s nominee for Educator of the Year.  He is the recipient of the Outstanding Educator Award at the Section and Area level in IEEE. Congratulations Forrest!

The IEEE Utah Section is offering a discounted price for tickets to attend the banquet.  The cost for IEEE Members & their guests is $25.00.  Tickets are limited.

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Speaker Event : (28 February)

The Utah Power and Energy Forum is aimed at bringing together the experts from the power and energy industry, government and regulatory agencies, and the academic community in a common forum, for facilitating discussion and sharing of the latest power system and electric grid related research and trending issues. The forum will also provide a platform for attendees to network, initiate partnerships, advance the dialogue and breadth of power and energy knowledge, academic pursuit, and activity in the state of Utah, and advancing education and employment opportunities for the students.

Rocky Mountain Power – A Grid In Transition (Joshua Jones )

Find your Future Career in Rocky Mountain Power (Douglas Marx)

Date: 28 February 2017; Time: 12:00 PM – 02:00 PM

University of Utah
The Sorenson Molecular Bio-Technology Building Auditorium
36 South Wasatch Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah, 84112

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Monthly Executive Committee Meeting (28 February)

The IEEE Utah Section will be holding a monthly meeting on Tuesday, 28 February at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held at the Weber State University Farmington Station Park. The address is 240 North Promontory, Suite 3000, Building C, 3rd Floor, Farmington, UT 84025. Dinner will be provided.
100 Year Anniversary & Awards/Recognition Banquet (11 March)

Utah Section invites you to join us in honoring our Section and its Members!

The venue hosting the event is the Joseph Smith Memorial Building, Jade Room in Salt Lake City, Utah.

If you have special dietary needs, please send the request to (

Admission Cost:

IEEE Member & Guest(s): $10.00/person
Non-IEEE Member: $15.00/person

**Please RSVP by Friday, 03 March 2017**

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Please join us in recognizing the achievements and contributions of IEEE Utah Section Members!__________________________________________________________________________________________________
Seminar – Grounding, Bonding, Lightning Protection & Surge Protection Certification Training (16 March)

The purpose of ERICO’s Electrical Grounding Certification Training is to provide electrical engineers and contractors with the training necessary to understand the fundamentals of facility electrical protection related to Utility Grounding, Commercial & Industrial / Residential Grounding and Telecommunications Grounding applications.  Course Content:  This 1-day seminar provides an overview of electrical  grounding, bonding, lightning protection, and surge protection.  Electrical engineering principles, relevant Utility and Commercial & Industrial grounding designs and the incorporation of lightning protection and surge protection devices will be discussed.

Meals, parking, and the education is free.

PDH Credit:

Individuals who successfully complete this seminar will receive 7 PDH credits submitted to RCEP on their behalf.   Attendees will receive their certificate from the RCEP web site.

Location:  Hilton Salt Lake City Center
255 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84101

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