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Feb. 24, 2012 SVEC Banquet

On February 24, 2012 in San Jose at the Doubletree, the Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC) held its 2012 Silicon Valley Engineers Week. This year the keynote speaker is Patrick Lo, Chairman and CEO of NETGEAR. His speech was “Everything connected to the Internet – how Silicon Valley engineers are only beginning to change the world.” The 2012 Hall of Fame Inductees were Dr. Joseph W. Goodman, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University; Dr. Sam D. Haddad of President of HTCS Consulting Services; and Dr. J. Patrick Kennedy CEO of OSIsoft. Also present were other Hall of Fame members Bill Adams, Robert Berry, Stan Myers, Bernard Widrow and Steve Wozniak. This years scholarship winners were Sayedshahin Ashrafzadeh, Laraine Chan, Sandeep Peddada, Romi Phadte, Priyanka Rao, Nishant Sanjay Pol, Elizabeth Seger and Alexandria Shearer. Congratulations to the SVEC members who made this evening possible.

Note:  Laraine Chan attended this event.

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Jan. 25, 2012 SVEC Scholarship Banquet Info

On January 25, 2012 in Sunnyvale at Ozen Engineering, SVEC Council quarterly full council meeting. The E-Week banquet on Friday, February 24, 2012 at the Doubletree Hotel in San Jose. You can register at http://svecbanquet2012.eventbrite.com/

This year the keynote speaker will be Patrick Lo, Chairman and CEO of NETGEAR. His speech will be “Everything connected to the Internet – how Silicon Valley engineers are only beginning to change the world”

The 2012 Hall of Fame Inductees will be Dr. Joseph W. Goodman, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University; Dr. Sam D. Haddad of President of HTCS Consulting Services; and Dr. J. Patrick Kennedy CEO of OSIsoft.

The link for students interested in the scholarship is : http://svec.org/scholarship-awards.html

Two distinguished members visited, SVEC Hall of Famer Dick Elkus and Forrest Williams, former city council member representing the Synopsys Science and Engineering Fair.  Also at tonight’s event was Dr. Brian Day, E/PO Lead for the LADEE mission and Citizen Science Lead at the NASA Lunar Science Institute. He gave his presentation on “Exploring the Lunar Environment.” Pretty cool!

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