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January 2017

IEEE IAS Atlanta – Ethics

January 17, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Bill Womack, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE WIE Atlanta — January meeting

January 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us for a meeting on Wednesday January 25, 2017 for food, fun, and to discuss some upcoming events: Introduce a Girl to Engineering day Engineering day at the Fernbank Museum Dinner will be provided! Location: Room: 120A 250 14th Street NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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February 2017

IEEE IAS Atlanta – Application and Installation of  Generator Systems

February 21, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Jess Perschbacher  , Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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March 2017

IEEE IAS Atlanta – NEC 2017 Code Changes Seminar

March 9, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

You are invited to join us at the NEC 2017 Code Changes Seminar, hosted by IEEE IAS Atlanta, 7 CEU Credits IEEE Members and Non-Members: $99.00 includes Lunch  You also have the option to attend the seminar and have us provide you a paperback copy of the 2017 NEC for an additional $110.00, or a total of $209.00. We expect this seminar to sell out, so we recommend you register early. Please note that parking is free.  Roam is located behind…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – NEC 2017 Code Review and Code Changes Seminar

March 9, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

You are invited to join us at the NEC 2017 Code Changes Seminar, hosted by IEEE IAS Atlanta, 7 CEU Credits IEEE Members and Non-Members: $99.00 includes Lunch  You also have the option to attend the seminar and have us provide you a paperback copy of the 2017 NEC for an additional $110.00, or a total of $209.00. We expect this seminar to sell out, so we recommend you register early. Please note that parking is free.  Roam is located behind…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – IEEE 1584 Changes

March 20, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Jess Perschbacher  , Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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Volunteers for Atlanta Science Festival

March 24, 2017 @ 11:00 am - March 25, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

Volunteer in our activities in the Atlanta Science Festival. Location: 265 Park Ave W NW Atlanta, Georgia 30313

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April 2017

Improving Reliability with Synchrophasor Technology

April 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This talk will describe how the NERC Synchronized Measurement Subcommittee (SMS) is supporting the advancement and utilization of synchrophasor technology to support reliability of the bulk power system.   Location: Georgia Power Company HQ 241 Ralph McGill Blvd Atlanta, Georgia

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IEEE Atlanta PES: Improving Reliability with Synchrophasor Technology

April 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This talk will describe how the NERC Synchronized Measurement Subcommittee (SMS) is supporting the advancement and utilization of synchrophasor technology to support reliability of the bulk power system.   Speaker(s): Ryan D. Quint, PhD, PE, Location: Bldg: Georgia Power Company Headquarters Georgia Power Company 241 Ralph McGill Blvd NE Atlanta, Georgia 30308

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Industrial/Utility Cyber Security

April 17, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Terry Smith, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE Atlanta PES Tutorial – MV Adjustable Speed Drives

April 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

The Atlanta Chapter of the IEEE Power & Energy Society will be hosting a Spring Tutorial on Tuesday, April 18th at Georgia Power Company Headquarters (241 Ralph McGill Blvd NE, Atlanta, GA 30308). The tutorial's topic will be on “MV Adjustable Speed Drives” and you can register here! We will have Manish Verma from TMEIC. Come and join us in order to gain a better understanding of MV Adjustable Frequency Drives! Speaker(s): Manish Verma, Agenda: Medium voltage ASDs (MV Adjustable Speed…

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IEEE EMBS Atlanta: Health Analytics: Translating Global Data Into Precision Medicine

April 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us for the Spring meeting of the Atlanta Chapter of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS).  We will be hosting Dr. Jon Duke speaking on the topic of "Health Analytics: Translating Global Data Into Precision Medicine."  Dinner will be provided. Speaker(s): Dr. Jon Duke, Agenda: 6:30 Dinner 7:00 Speaker Location: Bldg: GTRI Conference Center 250 14th St, NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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Atlanta Section Spring Banquet

April 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm

Join us for our annual section banquet featuring John Cressler, the Schlumberger Chair Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech. This year the banquet will be held at Maggiano's in Perimeter Mall, which is only a six minute walk from the  Dunwoody MARTA station. You'll enjoy a family style dinner with two different appetizers, two salad selections, two pastas (including a vegetarian option), and entrées of Chicken Piccatta and Salmon with Lemon and Herbs. Desserts of chocolate zuccotta cake and tiramisu are included.…

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May 2017

IEEE IAS Atlanta – NFPA 70B Recommended Practice for Electrical Equipment Maintenance

May 15, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH: 12:00 Noon Location:…

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ED/PHO Reinstatement Celebration and Kickoff “Pho”-stival

May 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Come celebrate the reinstatement of the Atlanta Section Electron Devices/Photonic (ED/PHO) joint chapter!We welcome everyone to come meet fellow ED/PHO members and help shape the future goals of the chapter over some pho (pun intended) in the Buford Highway area. We are recruiting officers and volunteers who have great ideas to serve all members in the greater Atlanta area.   The event will run from 5:00PM-7:30PM. We will concentrate any business conversations around 5:30PM and hang out during the other…

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June 2017

IEEE Atlanta PES Meeting/Luncheon: Southern Company’s Drone Program

June 13, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This presentation will cover an overview of the drone technology, different utility applications, and the structure of Southern’s drone program.  We will talk about lessons learned as well as ongoing R&D efforts.                                                                                                             Register Online and Save!! Speaker(s): Mr. Lewis Dexter, Location: Bldg: Georgia Power Company Headquarters Georgia Power Company 241 Ralph McGill Blvd NE Atlanta, Georgia 30308

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July 2017

Summer Mixer – YP & PES

July 20, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Let's cool off this summer with a social mixer of the Young Professionals with the Power and Energy Society. Join us at the Monday Night Brewing from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in their public tours and tastings. There is a $12 cover at the door that will get you a glass and 6 beer samples. Location: Monday Night Brewing 670 Trabert Ave NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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Summer Mixer – YP & PES

July 20, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Let's cool off this summer with a social mixer of the Young Professionals with the Power and Energy Society. Join us at the Monday Night Brewing from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in their public tours and tastings. There is a $12 cover at the door that will get you a glass and 6 beer samples. Location: Monday Night Brewing 670 Trabert Ave NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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September 2017

IEEE IAS Atlanta – Identifying and Eliminating Single Points of Failure

September 18, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Thomas King, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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October 2017

IEEE YP Atlanta – GE Monitoring & Diagnostic Center Tour

October 3, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Every day, at its Monitoring & Diagnostics (M&D) Center, GE (NYSE: GE) collects more than 30,000 operating hours of data from a fleet of more than 1,500 gas turbine and generator assets, supplementing a 40-terabyte database representing more than 100 million fleet operating hours.The Atlanta-based facility features a team of more than 50 engineers that analyze more than 35,000 operational alarms per year. Among the activities monitored at the center are the inlet temperature of a compressor, thermal performance of…

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IEEE YP Atlanta – GE Monitoring & Diagnostic Center Tour

October 3, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Every day, at its Monitoring & Diagnostics (M&D) Center, GE (NYSE: GE) collects more than 30,000 operating hours of data from a fleet of more than 1,500 gas turbine and generator assets, supplementing a 40-terabyte database representing more than 100 million fleet operating hours.The Atlanta-based facility features a team of more than 50 engineers that analyze more than 35,000 operational alarms per year. Among the activities monitored at the center are the inlet temperature of a compressor, thermal performance of…

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IEEE YP Atlanta – GE Monitoring & Diagnostic Center Tour

October 3, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Every day, at its Monitoring & Diagnostics (M&D) Center, GE collects more than 30,000 operating hours of data from a fleet of more than 1,500 gas turbine and generator assets, supplementing a 40-terabyte database representing more than 100 million fleet operating hours.The Atlanta-based facility features a team of more than 50 engineers that analyze more than 35,000 operational alarms per year. Among the activities monitored at the center are the inlet temperature of a compressor, thermal performance of a gas…

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IEEE Atlanta Section Fall 2017 Young Professionals Hiring Event

October 9, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: IEEE Atlanta Section PACE The IEEE Atlanta Section Young Professionals extends a warm welcome to each and everyone of the employers, students, working professionals, recent graduates and engineers in the Georgia region for the Fall 2017 Hiring Event. This event will be held on October 09th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the GTRI building located on 250 14th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318. With the graduation season around us, we would like to take this…

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IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: Cyber Security: Introduction, Legacy Devices, Ukraine and Privacy of Information

October 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Abstract: The talk will begin with an introduction to cyber security Discussion on failure modes and effects analysis of security Understanding the threat, and understanding the consequences and risks. Discussion on how to protect, detect and respond. Four levels of factors of authentication will be discussed Summary of key points will end the introduction.  Two cyber security case studies will be described A GE legacy device was found to be vulnerable to hacking. We’ll go through GE’s collaborative industry effort…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Adjustable Speed Drive Application Overview

October 16, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Manish Verma, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE YP Atlanta – GE Grid IQ Tour

October 17, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Grid IQ™ is GE's company-wide commitment to solving customers’ toughest challenges in innovative ways with more efficient, reliable and sustainable energy solutions. The state-of-the-art, interactive Experience Center educates utilities, consumers, regulators and policy makers about the global energy landscape and the GE technologies modernizing the electrical grid to empower energy suppliers and consumers. Visitors will learn why and how GE technologies empower consumers to make smarter decisions about energy consumption, like charging an electric vehicle during off-peak times. The Experience…

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IEEE Atlanta Section Life Member Luncheon Meeting

October 19, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Co-sponsored by: IEEE PACE Join us at the Petite Violette (now owned by owners of the former Petite Auberge) Atlanta's Original French Restaurant.    Our guest speaker is Bo Gibbs who will be presenting the details that you can use protect some of your money during bear markets.   Speaker(s): Mr. Bo Gibbs, Agenda: 11:30 AM Registration 11:45 AM Meal Served AND presentation starts  1:30 PM Adjourn Location: Bldg: Petite Violette Restaurant 2948 Clairmont Road, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30329

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IEEE Atlanta PES Tutorial – Designing and Specifying Medium Voltage Motors

October 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Atlanta Chapter of the IEEE Power & Energy Society will be hosting a Fall Tutorial on Wednesday, October 15th at Georgia Power Company Office located at 62 Lake Mirror Road, Bldg.6, Forest Park, GA, 30297. The tutorial's topic will be on “Designing and Specifying Medium Voltage Motors” and you can register here! We will have Brandon Kim from TMEIC. Come and join us in order to gain a better understanding of Medium Voltage Motors.  Speaker(s): Brandon Kim, Agenda: The session…

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November 2017

IEEE Fall Picnic at the Zoo

November 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bring your family and come enjoy food, friends, and an afternoon at the zoo by attending the annual IEEE Atlanta Section Fall Social. Food and drink will be provided by Ebony and Ivory BBQ.  Social begins at 11 am and lunch at noon.  Enjoy discounted tickets to Zoo Atlanta or just come for the food.  Officers will be present with tickets to the zoo until 3 pm, but you can enjoy the zoo until closing.   RSVP by November 1st.  Bigger…

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WIE Fall Mixer: Tools for Overcoming Hidden Biases in STEM

November 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Despite our strides in recent years toward pay equality and enhanced opportunities, it seems as though women’s place in STEM fields continues to be subtly questioned.  The publication of the Google Manifesto is the latest public comment to bring the conversation to light, but it is far from the first.  Prominent academics have also voiced similar opinions (e.g., here and here). While we’d like to assume our colleagues believe that women belong in technical positions, that may not always be the…

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IEEE Atlanta Section Life Member Luncheon Meeting

November 16, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Co-sponsored by: IEEE PACE Join us at the Petite Violette (now owned by owners of the former Petite Auberge) Atlanta's Original French Restaurant.    Our guest speaker is Stephanie Clemnts who will be presenting the details that you can use will present the latest information on supplemental insurance options that you might want to select before the closing date December 15, 2017. Speaker(s): Ms. Stephanie Clements, Agenda: 11:30 AM Registration 11:45 AM Meal Served AND presentation starts  1:30 PM Adjourn Location: Bldg: Petite Violette Restaurant…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Future of Enterprise Data Center

November 20, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): James Coe, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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December 2017

Young Professionals Happy Hour

December 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the Atlanta IEEE Young Professionals for a happy hour at Manuel's tavern! Light appetizers will be provided. Location: Bldg: Manuel's Tavern 602 N Highland Ave NE Atlanta, Georgia 30307

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January 2018

IEEE IAS Atlanta – NEC Requirements for Generators

January 16, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): John Sharpe, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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February 2018

IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: “Smart Cities”

February 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Program:  “Smart Cities” is a phrase that gets a lot of airtime these days, but what exactly does it mean and how will it impact Southern Company? From Wikipedia, “The smart city concept integrates information and communication technology (ICT), and various physical devices connected to the network (the Internet of things or IoT) to optimize the efficiency of city operations and services and connect to citizens.”  Business applications for Southern Company include leasing space on light and power poles, providing cities with “intelligence as…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Alternate Voltage Sensing Methods in MV Switchgear

February 20, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Chand Tailor, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Why use High Resistance Grounding vs. Low Resistance or Solidly Grounded Systems

February 20, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): John Levine, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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March 2018

IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: Physical Security: Protecting ‘The Grid’

March 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Abstract "The rifle assault on PG&E's Metcalf substation in April 2013 served as a watershed moment for the electric utility industry.  For the first time, the vulnerability of our electrical grid to physical attack was questioned at local, state, and federal levels.  In the five years since the Metcalf event, electric utilities and regulators have been working overtime to improve the physical security of our electrical infrastructure.  This presentation provides an overview of currently available products to enhance Grid Security…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Best Practices for Specifying an Emergency Power System

March 19, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Scott Wages, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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April 2018

Challenges to the Bulk Power System

April 10, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Program:  Integration of Large Amounts of Inverter-Based Resources The increasing penetration of inverter-based resources, including renewable energy resources, is creating new challenges in planning and operating the bulk power system (BPS). Recent system disturbances in California and Australia highlights this issue. Inverter based resources behave very differently compared to traditional synchronous machine based generation during system disturbances. It is important to understand limitations and capabilities of inverter based resources and their impact on reliability of the bulk power system. This…

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IEEE Atlanta Section Spring Banquet

April 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm

Join us for our annual section banquet, featuring David Dundee, Astronomy Program Manager at the Tellus Science Museum. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AT 6pm on April 6th and menu selection is necessary for restaurant planning hence make sure your reservation includes this. Member discounts are available! $30/person for IEEE members-at-large and guests; $15/person for IEEE Life members and guests; $15/person for IEEE student members and guests; $45/person for non-members. A cash bar will be available. As a note of reference and…

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Commercial Software Defined Radios

April 12, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Dr. Rajib Bhattacharjea is a research engineer in the Georgia Tech Research Institute Information and Communications Laboratory. He will be presenting his work on SDRs. Below is the abstract for this presentation. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. Abstract: The combination of low-cost, low-power, embedded computers with software defined radio has the potential to disrupt communications markets and paradigms. The embedded computers in question are known as single board computers (SBCs), and have become increasingly available, capable, and low-cost.…

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Commercial Software Defined Radios

April 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Rajib Bhattacharjea is a research engineer in the Georgia Tech Research Institute Information and Communications Laboratory. He will be presenting his work on SDRs. Below is the abstract for this presentation. Abstract: The combination of low-cost, low-power, embedded computers with software defined radio has the potential to disrupt communications markets and paradigms. The embedded computers in question are known as single board computers (SBCs), and have become increasingly available, capable, and low-cost. They are the platform of choice for…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – NFPA 70E Changes for 2018

April 16, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): David Rewitzer, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Basics of Mission Critical Electrical Systems

April 16, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Bablu Kazi, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Data Center Trends

April 16, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Bablu Kazi, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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ED/PHO GEDC Speaker: Thomas Burns (DARPA Strategic Technology Office Director) (TIME TBD)

April 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Atlanta's IEEE Electronic Devices / Photonics Society chapter in partnership with the Georgia Electronic Design Center is pleased to host a keynote presentation by Dr. Thomas J. Burns, Director of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency's Strategic Technology Office.   Further information is forthcoming and this page will be updated with details in the future. Location: Bldg: Technology Square Research Building 85 5th St NW Atlanta, Georgia 30308

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ED/PHO GEDC Speaker: Jay Lewis, DARPA MTO

April 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Atlanta's IEEE Electronic Devices / Photonics Society chapter in partnership with the Georgia Electronic Design Center is pleased to host a keynote presentation by Dr. Jay Lewis, Deputy Director of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency's Microsystems Technology Office.   Please register for the event here to get further details. Speaker(s): Dr. Jay Lewis, Location: Bldg: Technology Square Research Building 85 5th St NW Atlanta, Georgia 30308

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May 2018

IEEE IAS Atlanta – Basics of Mission Critical Electrical Systems

May 21, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Bablu Kazi, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – NFPA 70E Changes for 2018

May 21, 2018 @ 11:50 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): David Rewitzer, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE ED/PHO Technical Presentation – Micro-Electronic Packaging: Glass Core Technology

May 25, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Micro-Electronic Packaging: Glass Core Technology and Through-Glass Vias -Glass Core Technology – What is it and why do we care? -Micro-Electronic Packaging – Quick background on Silicon substrates and packaging techniques. -Glass Core Applications and use cases – RF, Optics, Micro-Fluidics, etc. -Current Glass capabilities along with future hurdles. Speaker(s): Shane Dabrowski, Agenda: 11:30 AM - Lunch will be provided free of charge 12 PM - 12:45 PM - Technical Presentation 12:45 PM - 1 PM - Q&A Location: GTRI…

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June 2018

IEEE YP Industry Tour: The Home Depot

June 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the IEEE Young Professionals in the Industry Tour series this time at The Home Depot Headquarters in Atlanta. We will be taking a tour in one of their Testing Labs where we will be seeing a few samples of lighting products being stressed and how they are expected to operate under certain conditions, between other different products. Also, we will be looking at The Home Depot museum which will provide information of important timelines for the business, as well…

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July 2018

ExCom/AdCom Meeting

July 24, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bimonthly Administrative Meeting Agenda: 6:00 Dinner 6:30 Meeting Location: Room: Marzen Room Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant - Buckhead 3242 Peachtree Road NE Atlanta, Georgia 30305

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August 2018

Atlanta WIE Exec Board meeting

August 1, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Exec board meeting to discuss upcoming events Agenda: -- GS STEM Expo planning -- Choose new Treasurer -- Ideas for Fall Social event -- Other topics TBD  Location: 5 Seasons Brewery - Westside 1000 Marietta St NW #204 Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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Atlanta YP Hiring Event 2018

August 30, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

IEEE Atlanta Young Professionals - HIRING EVENT 2018 Now that the graduation season just has just passed us, we would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all the recent graduates and hope that you will give us an opportunity to introduce you to the industry experts in Engineering at our Fall 2018 Hiring Event. The IEEE Atlanta Section Young Professionals Group cordially invites all interested employers, working professionals, recent graduates and students to this hiring event that will be held on August 30th, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the…

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September 2018

Atlanta IEEE Women in Engineering Affinity Group – September Board Meeting

September 12, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Atlanta IEEE  WIE September's Meeting - Location: Amélie's French Bakery & Café AtlantaAddress: 840 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318 Location: Amélie's French Bakery & Café Atlanta 840 Marietta St NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Arc Flash Mitigation 2017 NEC 240.67 and NEC 240.87

September 17, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Michael Seal, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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ED/PHO TEM: Grand Challenges of Fiber Wireless Convergence for 5G Mobile Data Communications

September 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: CH03237 Atlanta Section Chapter, TEM14 Description: Welcome to autumn! Please join us for the first Atlanta Section ED/PHO-TEMS joint activity: a technical seminar by professor Gee-Kung Chang on the vision of fiber-wireless integration for 5G wireless communications. Agenda 6:00PM-6:20PM: Enjoy food and networking 6:20PM-6:45PM: Welcome by ED/PHO and TEMS officers 6:45PM-7:15PM: Keynote speaker 7:15PM-8:00PM: Q&A, Discussion, further networking. Travel and Parking: Free parking is available to guests of this event. Please enter the parking ramp (gate opens automatically)…

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October 2018

IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: “Cybersecurity and Electric Energy Delivery Systems”

October 9, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Program:  "Cybersecurity and Electric Energy Delivery Systems" will describe results of the Cyber-Physical Modeling and Simulation for Situational Awareness (CYMSA) project. This US DoE funded program combines a novel faster-than-real-time distributed electric energy network simulator with unique situational awareness technologies to provide network operators with results of assessments of substation-level command and control traffic. Deep packet inspection is used to parse DNP3 messages captured directly in substation networks.  The content of these messages in presented to the network simulator which…

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Chaotic Detector to Identify Weak Signals in the Presence of Gaussian Noise

October 11, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

IEEE Atlanta Communications Society Chapter presents: Dr. John Shields of GTRI who will be giving a brief talk on Chaotic Detectors. Please register at https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/177203.   Brief Summary of the talk: The detection of very weak signals in the presence of background noise is a challenge of significantinterest for many radar, sonar, and communications applications. Standard tools such as the MatchedFilter perform poorly when the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) is less than about -10 or -20 dB. Therefore,the detection of these low SNR…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Electrical Power Management Systems Design and Specifications

October 15, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Ken Newsome, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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Volunteering at the Girl Scout STEM Expo

October 27, 2018 @ 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Volunteer with IEEE Women in Engineering at the Girl Scout STEM Expo at the Delta Flight Museum on October 27!  We'll be helping the girls build pipe-cleaner robots to solve a challenge!  Snacks and coffee will be provided.  Lunch will be provided for volunteers who work more than one shift. Please sign up on the sign-up genius webpage: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080C4CAFAB2FAAF85-volunteer Contact Kathy Bowland with any questions at k.m.bowland10@gmail.com Location: Delta Flight Museum 1060 Delta Blvd B-914 Atlanta, Georgia 30354

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November 2018

WIE Exec Board meeting

November 7, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

November WIE Exec Board meeting to plan upcoming events. Location: Amelie's Bakery Atlanta, Georgia

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Women In Engineering networking social

November 14, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Come join the Atlanta IEEE Women in Engineering at the Wrecking Bar Brewpub for a fun-filled evening socializing with other female technical professionals. Food provided along with a free drink ticket for those who register! (ID required to purchase adult beverages). Location: Wrecking Bar Brewpub 292 Moreland Ave NE Atlanta, Georgia 30307

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Integrated Building Management Systems

November 19, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free. Bring a Mechanical Engineer with you! Speaker(s): Jeremy…

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January 2019

IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: “Grid 2.0 – Changes and Challenges for the 21st Century Electric Grid”

January 15 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Program:  “Generally speaking, keeping up with the speed of technological advancement has not been a major challenge for those responsible for the electric grid – until now. Utilities’ historical maintenance-focused approach of ‘If it ain’t broke it, don’t fix it’ no longer applies.  The unique challenges of the 21st century – including cyber threats and global interconnectedness, coupled with an extreme interdependence on technology – necessitate that the Grid change at a faster pace than ever before. This story will…

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IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: “Grid 2.0 – Changes and Challenges for the 21st Century Electric Grid”

January 16 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Program:  “Generally speaking, keeping up with the speed of technological advancement has not been a major challenge for those responsible for the electric grid – until now. Utilities’ historical maintenance-focused approach of ‘If it ain’t broke it, don’t fix it’ no longer applies.  The unique challenges of the 21st century – including cyber threats and global interconnectedness, coupled with an extreme interdependence on technology – necessitate that the Grid change at a faster pace than ever before. This story will…

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February 2019

Subspace Clustering using Ensembles of K-Subspaces

February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Technical Lecture Detailes to be announced shortly Speaker(s): John Lipor, Location: Atlanta, Georgia

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Trends in Lithium-Ion Batteries: Are They Ready for Critical Power Use?

February 19 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Marlene McCartha, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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March 2019

ED/PHO+AOC: Challenges in Early Research System Integration and Testing for Airborne Platforms

March 6 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Susan Wilson, Engineering Fellow at L3 Technologies, for a presentation on the challenges and benefits of performing system integration and tests for early-stage research. The agenda will be as follows: 11:45-12:00 - Registration, food, networking 12:00-12:45 - Presentation 12:45-1:15  - Q&A, Discussion   Visitors may park in the designated visitors parking spaces located on level 2. There are approximately 50 short-term visitor’s parking spaces.  Speaker(s): Susan Wilson, Location: Room: 119A 250 14th St…

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ED/PHO: Challenges in Early Research System Integration and Testing for Airborne Platforms

March 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Susan Wilson, Engineering Fellow at L3 Technologies, for a presentation on the challenges and benefits of performing system integration and tests for early-stage research. The agenda will be as follows: 11:45-12:00 - Registration, food, networking 12:00-12:45 - Presentation 12:45-1:15  - Q&A, Discussion   Visitors may park in the designated visitors parking spaces located on level 2. There are approximately 50 short-term visitor’s parking spaces.  Speaker(s): Susan Wilson, Location: Room: 119A 250 14th St…

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IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: “Haitian Microgrid Installation – update”

March 12 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Program:  The Haiti Solar Project first began in Fall 2015 under the leadership of several electrical engineering graduate students. The primary goal of the original team was to design and install a 7 kilowatt solar energy system on a health compound in Haiti. The team designed a system of solar panels, power electronics and a battery bank to provide lasting sustainable energy for the health center. The year-long effort cultivated in the successful installation of the solar-panel system by a…

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Time-Frequency Analysis for Frequency Modulated Signals

March 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Technical Lecture Detailes to be announced shortly Speaker(s): Yamin Zhang, Location: Atlanta, Georgia

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Metal Clad vs Metal Enclosed Switchgear

March 18 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Spencer Phillips, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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2019 Spring YP Networking

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Let's get Spring started with a social event at Monday Night Brewing - Garage (their newest location). It will be a good time to take a break from our normally busy schedules and liberate some stress.  Meet us there Thursday, March 28th from 6:30-8:30pm. Monday Night will have a food truck from Das BBQ available on the premises for those interested!   Agenda: Networking: 6:30-8:30pm Location: Monday Night Brewing - Garage 933 Lee St SW Atlanta, Georgia 30310

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April 2019

IEEE Atlanta PES Lunch Meeting: “Microgrids: Meeting the Demand with Renewable Energy and Energy Storage Systems”

April 9 @ 11:30 am - April 10 @ 1:00 pm

Program:  Microgrids are poised to change how energy is generated, distributed, and consumed. As loads become more varied and complex, the design and optimization of microgrids is fraught with challenges. Various tools and approaches help with the engineering and economic analysis of different microgrid topologies and the intermix of renewables, storage, and the utility grid where available. We’ll explore how to quantify load side consumption and how buildings and electric vehicles shape microgrid systems using tools developed at Georgia Tech…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – What is Solid, Shielded Insulated MV Switchgear?

April 15 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Joe Richard, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE Atlanta Section Spring Banquet

April 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for our annual section banquet, featuring Dr. Michael Hunter, Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AT 6pm on April 13th and menu selection is necessary for restaurant planning hence make sure your reservation includes this. Member discounts are available! $30/person for IEEE members-at-large and guests; $15/person for IEEE Life members and guests; $15/person for IEEE student members and guests; $45/person for non-members. A cash bar will…

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May 2019

IEEE IAS Atlanta – Micro-grids & Distributed Energy Resources for Engineers

May 20 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Philip Barton, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Micro-grids & Distributed Energy Resources for Engineers

May 20 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Philip Barton, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Micro-grids & Distributed Energy Resources for Engineers

May 20 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Philip Barton, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE IAS Atlanta – Micro-grids & Distributed Energy Resources for Engineers

May 20 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

You are invited to join us for lunch and learning at a meeting of the ATLANTA CHAPTER – IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY. COST: IEEE Member: $23.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Non-Member: $28.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) Student: $00.00 for Lunch (must register on line by previous Thursday) After previous Thursday or at Door: $35.00 for Lunch Please note that parking is free Speaker(s): Philip Barton, Agenda: REGISTRATION: 11:45 AM LUNCH:…

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IEEE PES Atlanta: “Modern Grid Energy Resources in a Decentralized Energy Future & CHP Generation”

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Hindle Power, Inc. This tutorial will introduce the landscape of planning  and operations of modern grid energy resources in a decentralized energy future.  The types of distributed energy resources and their integration into the electric power grid will be presented.  Considerations of the Transmission-Distribution (T&D)  interface of distributed energy resources will be shared from both a planning and operations perspective. The tutorial will also provide an overview of combined heat and power (CHP) fundamentals, application, and feasibility.  CHP (or…

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IEEE PES Atlanta: “Modern Grid Energy Resources in a Decentralized Energy Future & CHP Generation”

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Hindle Power, Inc. This tutorial will introduce the landscape of planning  and operations of modern grid energy resources in a decentralized energy future.  The types of distributed energy resources and their integration into the electric power grid will be presented.  Considerations of the Transmission-Distribution (T&D)  interface of distributed energy resources will be shared from both a planning and operations perspective. The tutorial will also provide an overview of combined heat and power (CHP) fundamentals, application, and feasibility.  CHP (or…

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IEEE PES Atlanta: “Modern Grid Energy Resources in a Decentralized Energy Future & CHP Generation”

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Hindle Power, Inc. This tutorial will introduce the landscape of planning  and operations of modern grid energy resources in a decentralized energy future.  The types of distributed energy resources and their integration into the electric power grid will be presented.  Considerations of the Transmission-Distribution (T&D)  interface of distributed energy resources will be shared from both a planning and operations perspective. The tutorial will also provide an overview of combined heat and power (CHP) fundamentals, application, and feasibility.  CHP (or…

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IEEE PES Atlanta: “Modern Grid Energy Resources in a Decentralized Energy Future & CHP Generation”

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Hindle Power, Inc. This tutorial will introduce the landscape of planning  and operations of modern grid energy resources in a decentralized energy future.  The types of distributed energy resources and their integration into the electric power grid will be presented.  Considerations of the Transmission-Distribution (T&D)  interface of distributed energy resources will be shared from both a planning and operations perspective. The tutorial will also provide an overview of combined heat and power (CHP) fundamentals, application, and feasibility.  CHP (or…

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June 2019

Atlanta WIE / AWIS-GA networking brunch

June 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Association for Women in Science-Georgia Chapter Looking for an opportunity to meet other technical women across multiple disciplines?  Come join the Association for Women in Science and IEEE's Women in Engineering at Fado Irish Pub on Sunday June 2nd for bottomless mimosas, light refreshments, and plenty of conversation about topics that affect women across all STEM disciplines.  There is a $10 fee to cover the cost of food and drinks (but how can you beat bottomless mimosas for…

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IEEE PES Atlanta: “Georgia Power’s Vogtle 3 and 4 Update”

June 11 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

What does it takes to run the only nuclear power plant under construction in the U.S.? Georgia Power's Vogtle 3 and 4 is expected to deliver clean, sustainable energy and promises to shape the future of the nation's nuclear industry. These reactors are the first new ones to be lincensed and to begin construction in the U.S. since 1978. They were originally approved in 2012 at an estimated $14 billion, but endured licensing delays and cost overruns that nearly killed the…

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IEEE TEMSCON Atlanta Young Professionals Social Event

June 12 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

IEEE Technology & Engineering Management Society (TEMS) Young Professionals (YP) is hosting a social networking happy hour and professional panel in parallel with annual TEMS Conference TEMSCON on June 12 at Atlanta, GA. This event is being held in colloboration with TEMSCON.    Agenda: 5:00 - 7:00pm: Social with Cash Bar and Snacks Provided 7:00 - 8:00pm: Professional Panel 8:00 - 9:00pm: Social     This event is parallel to the conference, but open for all IEEE members (no conference registration…

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IEEE TEMSCON Atlanta Young Professionals Social Event

June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

IEEE Technology & Engineering Management Society (TEMS) Young Professionals (YP) is hosting a social networking happy hour in parallel with annual TEMS Conference TEMSCON on June 12 at Atlanta, GA. This event is being held in colloboration with TEMSCON.  This event is parallel to the conference, but open for all IEEE members (no conference registration is required). Dress code: Formal/Semi-Formal.  Location: GTRI Conference Center 250 14th St NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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Atlanta YP Planning Meeting

June 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

2019 Planing Meeting Location: Atlanta, Georgia

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Distributed Algorithms for Principal Component Analysis

June 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Atlanta Signal Processing Chapter is honored to host Distinguished Lecturer Speaker Dr. Anna Scaglione, Professor, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, School of Electrical Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University. Dr. Scagliones an IEEE Signal Processing Lectur Speaker for 2019 and she will present a lecture titled "Distributed Algorithms for Principal Component Analysis". Anna Scaglione (M.Sc.'95, Ph.D. '99) is currently a professor in electrical and computer engineering at Arizona State University. She was Professor of Electrical Engineering previously…

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ED/PHO SSCS/CAS Distinguished Lecturer: Milli-bits to Tera-bits per second and Beyond – Over 60 years of Innovation

June 20 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: CAS04/SSC37 Please join us to hear a distinguished lecturer presentation by former EDS president Dr. Renuka P. Jinda of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Tentative agenda below: Food and networking: 11:45-12:00 Dr. Bader’s talk: 12:00-12:45 Questions, Discussion: 12:45-1:00 Location: Location TBD Atlanta, Georgia

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July 2019

IEEE PES Atlanta: “Super Bowl LIII from the Utility Perspective”

July 16 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Georgia Power Preparations and Lessons Learned from Super Bowl LIII. The discussion will turn around the lead- time preparations that accompany this DHS Level 1 security event. The electrical system was groomed for multiple critical venues. Liaisons were assigned to various command centers. The storm center was established proactively; Incident response team was activated. They developed an operations plan drawing from plans used by utilities for similar events. Mike will discuss their approach to operations planning (e.g., conservative operations, maintenance…

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WIE board meeting

July 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

WIE board meeting to discuss upcoming fall events Location: 290 14th St. NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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August 2019

IEEE PES General Meeting Volunteer Information and Request

August 4 @ 8:00 am - August 8 @ 5:00 pm

The IEEE PES General Meeting will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, August 4-8, 2019 at the Hilton Atlanta. This meeting is expected to have over 3,000 attendees, and in need of over 200 volunteers to perform a wide range of roles, including welcoming, directing people, and assisting with sessions. Volunteers will earn an hour of meeting attendance, excluding paid events such as the tutorials, dinners or receptions, for every hour of volunteer time. Blocks of four hours minimum per shift…

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Near-Field Integrated Magnetic Sensing System for Hardware Security

August 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Professor Hua Wang Abstract: Hardware Trojan or spyware circuits operating as hardware backdoors can be implemented and integrated into computer chips, smart-cards, and other crypto processors. Hardware Trojan circuits inside a chip is generally harmless in normal operation until they get triggered by a preset internal or external signal to steal data or override and even control the system. Detection of hardware Trojans is very difficult as they are normally in nano-scale sizes and integrated into ICs with…

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Atlanta Young Professionals – Top Golf

August 31 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Please join us for a social event at Top Golf in Atlanta Midtown. Register as soon as possible to reserve your spot (Limited number of spots available - so HURRY!!).   IEEE Members: Register to get free admission to this event. Non-IEEE Members: $10 registration fee.     Location: 1600 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd. NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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Atlanta Young Professionals – Top Golf

August 31 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Please join us for a social event at Top Golf in Atlanta Midtown. Register as soon as possible to reserve your spot (Only 30 spots available - so HURRY!!).   Take a break from your busy lives and spend 2 hours relaxing, networking and enjoying the Top Golf bay. You can choose from the appetizers on the day of the event. Please make sure to arrive by 9:30 a.m. so we can utilize the whole 2 hours we have reserved…

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Atlanta Young Professionals – Top Golf

August 31 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for a social event a Top Golf Atlanta Midtown.    IEEE Members: Register to get free admission to this event. Non-IEEE Members: $10 registration fee.   Location: 1600 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd. NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318

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