Upcoming Webinar on Intelligent IoT with Dr. Rabie Ramadan

The Student Activities of Western Saudi Arabia IEEE Section is happy to invite you to attend the following webinar:

Title: Intelligent Internet of Things

Lecturer: Dr. Rabie Ramadan

Date: Saturday, February 2, 2019

Time: 9 PM – 10 PM

The Webinar Language: English

Place: IEEE Virtual Room
online

https://ieeemeetings.webex.com/join/mmga-western-saudi-arabia

Room Number: 591 121 017

More info on IEEE:

https://www.ieee.org

You are welcome to join IEEE Western Saudi Arabia community

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https://chat.whatsapp.com/E38cKVnfueM7YVfFhtf0Il

Telegram:
https://t.me/joinIEEEWSA

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Upcoming webinar with Dave Alvis

The Educational Activities of Western Saudi Arabia IEEE Section is happy to invite you to attend the following Webinar

Title: Voltage-drop calculations based on SBC-401 and other international standards

Lecturer: Eng. Dave Alvis

Date: Saturday, January 5, 2019

Time: 9 PM – 10 PM

The Webinar Language: English

Place: IEEE Virtual Room
online

https://ieeemeetings.webex.com/join/mmga-western-saudi-arabia

Event Registration:

https://events.vtools.ieee.org/meeting_registration/register/182279

Event Page:

https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/182279

Room Number: 591 121 017

More info on IEEE:

https://www.ieee.org

More info on IEEE WSA:

http://sites.ieee.org/wsa

You are welcome to join IEEE Western Saudi Arabia community

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https://chat.whatsapp.com/E38cKVnfueM7YVfFhtf0Il

Telegram:
https://t.me/joinIEEEWSA

Twitter:
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Upcoming Webinar on AI Applications by Dr. Fahd Albalawi

The IEEE WSA Student Activities committee is happy to invite you to attend the following lecture:

Title: Artificial Intelligence Applications and its future Impact on the 21st Century

Lecturer: Dr. Fahad Albalawi

Date: Saturday 15/12/2018, 8/4/1440

Time: 9 PM – 10 PM

Language: Bilingual

Place: IEEE Webex online

Webinar link: https://ieeemeetings.webex.com/join/mmga-western-saudi-arabia

Room number: 591 121 017

You are welcome to join our Western Saudi Arabia IEEE Section community:
WhatsApp group 1:  https://chat.whatsapp.com/Jaacdjt4Xt4HbLoQ0CmxHU
WhatsApp group 2: https://chat.whatsapp.com/E38cKVnfueM7YVfFhtf0Il
Telegram: https://t.me/joinIEEEWSA

For more information about IEEE, please visit: https://www.ieee.org

Upcoming Webinar on Blockchain Technology by Dr. Walaa Al-Harthi

IEEE WSA Membership Development Committee is happy to invite you to attend the following lecture.

Title: Blockchain – Pros and Cons

Lecturer: Dr. Walaa Al-Harthi

Lecturer Bio.: Dr. Walaa Al-Harthi received her Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering and the MSc. degree in 3D computer animation from the University of Kent, UK. Currently, she is an assistant professor at Taibah University. She is the director of the Blockchain Lab at Taibah Valley. Dr. Walaa is leading a team of Blockchain specialists to execute Blockchain projects, develop industry-specific products and research activities on multiple Blockchain platforms. Her research interests include virtual reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR).

Date: Tuesday 11/12/2018, 19/3/1440

Time: 9 PM – 10 PM

Place:  IEEE Webex online

Webinar linkhttps://ieeemeetings.webex.com/join/mmga-western-saudi-arabia

Room number: 591 121 017

Language: Bilingual

You are welcome to join our IEEE Western Saudi Arabia Section community:
WhatsApp group 1:  https://chat.whatsapp.com/Jaacdjt4Xt4HbLoQ0CmxHU
WhatsApp group 2: https://chat.whatsapp.com/E38cKVnfueM7YVfFhtf0Il
Telegram: https://t.me/joinIEEEWSA

For more information about IEEE visit https://www.ieee.org

Upcoming Webinar on Career Planning Journey by Dr. Adnan Albar

IEEE WSA Professional Activities is happy to invite you to attend the following lecture on Career Planning Journey.

Lecturer: Dr. Adnan Albar

Date: Saturday 24/11/2018, 16/3/1440 A.H.

Time: 9 PM – 10 PM

Language: Bilingual

Please register here: https://goo.gl/KfEPso

Place: IEEE Webex online
Webinar link: https://ieeemeetings.webex.com/join/mmga-western-saudi-arabia

Room number: 591 121 017

You are welcome to join our IEEE Western Saudi Arabia Section Whatsapp community at  https://chat.whatsapp.com/Jaacdjt4Xt4HbLoQ0CmxHU

For more information about IEEE visit https://www.ieee.org

IEEE WSA Section organized Post-Secondary Non-Tertiary Educators Training Workshops

IEEE Western Saudi Arabia Section hosted three training workshops for Post-Secondary Non-Tertiary Educator on October 9th, 2018. The event was organized by IEEE Western Saudi Arabia Section in collaboration with International Technical College at Jeddah – LAUREATE.

IEEE volunteers were Dr. Samy Ghania, Associate Professor at the College of Engineering at the University of Jeddah and Dr. Khaled Mahmoud, Associate Professor at the College of Engineering at the University of Jeddah.

Dr. Samy started by a one-hour introductory level workshop on a “Siemens Totally Integrated Automation (TIA) For PLC and SCADA Integration”. After introducing the audience to the concept of PLC and SCADA, Dr. Samy demonstrated a real-life simulation on Siemens TIA software.

Next workshop was another one-hour workshop on Renewable Energy and its sources. Dr. Khaled Mahmoud volunteered to introduce the attending Educators and Professionals on the concept of renewable energy and its latest discoveries. He introduced them to different sources of renewable energy including Geothermal, Wind, and Solar. A comparison among each source and the other was done according to the latest statistics and innovations in the field of renewable energy.

The last session was about mechatronics and its applications by Dr. Khaled Mahmoud. The workshop gives a good background about the modeling of mechatronic systems and its components and some applications of utilizing mechatronic systems to achieve a certain performance.

Forty educators and industry professionals from different academic institution or companies and cities in the Western Region of Saudi Arabia registered and attended the training at the International Technical College at Jeddah – LAUREATE.

The event was also shared online on the IEEE Western Saudi Arabia Virtual Meeting Room with another group of interested attendees.

Based on attendees’ feedback after the event, more than 85% were very much satisfied with the event, the workshop content and found the topics helpful to them.

This event was the first technical collaboration between IEEE Western Saudi Arabia Section and the International Technical College at Jeddah – LAUREATE with great support from Dean, Dr. Faris Gorashi and Mr. Mamdouh Nouri, Director of Administration and Academic Support at ITC College at Jeddah – LAUREATE.

The organizing team from IEEE WSA Executive Committee members includes Vice Chair Dr. Hafidh Al-Samarrai, Treasurer Mr. AbdULLAH Binladin, Educational Activities (Vice Chair) Mr. Ibrahim Nasar, Secretary Dr. Mousa AL-Akhras and Industry Relations Coordinator Mr. Ahmed Ekram.

 

Marwan Alsahafi represents our section in R8 SYP Congress in Portugal

Marwan Alsahafi from the King Abdulaziz University student branch is representing the IEEE Western Saudi Arabia section in the most significant student event in Region 8! The 2018 Region 8 Student and Young Professional Congress, is held in Porto, Portugal this year.

He is also participating in the poster session with the following poster to showcase the exciting student events and activities organized by the KAU student branch in the past year. We wish him a safe and pleasant trip to Portugal!