On February 19, 2013 in San Jose at The Doubletree Hotel, the Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC) held the National Engineers Week Banquet and Silicon Valley Hall of Fame. John Crump, Director of the Tech Academy of Silicon Valley introduced SVEC president Laura Fechete. Pankaj Patel, EVP and Cief Development Officer Global Enginnering at Cisco gave the keynote speech “The Next Big Thing And How It Will Change The Engineering Profession.” Stanley Myers of SEMI inducted Dr. Art de Deus, founder of Synopsys and Dr. Martin Hellman of Stanford University, Dr. David Hodges of UC Berkeley, Dr. David K. Lam of Lam Research. The scholarship recipients were Evelyn Ding, Carli Hambley, Alex Kashi, Eesha Khare, Rolando Perez, Eric Michael Sauer, Nicholas Sireci, Richelle Smith and Eric Xu.
A special thanks to all the SVEC volunteers, organizations and sponsors that made this event happen. Laura Fechete and Neil Rodas attended this event.
Note: This was a public event and attendees do not have a reasonable expectation of privacy. Reporters want to know the reason.
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