IEEE Dallas Consultants Network

January 6th, 2020

Plan on starting the year off with a wonderful IEEE Consultants Network meeting. Jeff Tregre will share with you some amazing smart phone apps that will make your life easier. He’s done a lot of research to come up with these apps. Let him save you time and start learning what you can do both better and easier with these smart phone apps. Happy New Year!

Maura Schreier-Fleming

Consultants Network Chairman

November 18th, 2019

Who knew that Santa and Mrs. Claus enjoyed the company of engineers and IEEE members so much! Come meet Santa and Mrs. Claus and celebrate the holiday season with IEEE Consultants network.

Maura Schreier-Fleming

Chairman IEEE Dallas Consultants Network

October 15th, 2019

Plan on coming to our November 11 meeting to plan next year’s programming? What topics interest you? Which presentations have you attended and enjoyed that CN members would also find useful?
Come to the November 11 meeting and bring your ideas. We will plan 2020 events.

Maura Schreier-Fleming

Chairman IEEE Consultants Network

October 1st, 2019

Join us on October 14 at 6.15pm at Rockfish Grill at Coit and Campbell to hear about EMP. You’ll want to know more about it and what the latest info is.  Jeff Tregre will present a very interesting program.

See you at RockFish Grill!

Maura Schreier-Fleming

Chairman Dallas IEEE Consultants Network

August 18th, 2019

I hope you enjoyed your summer break. We’re in for a treat with Rick Tett speaking at our September 9 meeting. He’s an inventor and has quite a story to tell.

Register now at:

See you at our September 9 meeting at 6.15pm.

Maura Schreier-Fleming

IEEE Dallas Consultants Network Chairman

May 20th, 2019

How about learning more about LEDs from an expert? Our very own David Stephens is such an expert. Our June meeting features David and his presentation on LEDs. Here are the meeting details:

When:  June 10. 6.15pm-8pm

Where: RockFish Seafood Grill
7639 Campbell Rd #800, Dallas, TX 75248
(972) 267-8979

Who:  David Stephens, Luminator

What:  LEDs: All you want to know!

Hope you can join us at our last meeting before the summer.

Maura Schreier-Fleming

Chairman, Consultants Network


April 12th, 2019

Our May Consultants Network meeting promises to be another interesting discussion. Thanks to Steve Jones for his suggestion. We’ll hear from Mark Skaggs and Cybersecurity. This is another must attend meeting!

See you in May!

Maura Schreier-Fleming

Consultants Network Chairman

Date: Monday, May 13, 2019  6: 15PM

Speaker:    Mark R. Skaggs,  Manager of IT Services,  Upper Trinity Regional Water District

Topic:     Cybersecurity – How Did We Get Here?

Program Description:  We will take a brief look together at the history of cyber threats, identify the types and motivations of cyber criminals, the methods and tools they employ, and discuss the simple, practical steps we can take to hinder their efforts.

BIO:  Mark Skaggs has been in the Information Technology field for over 30 years. He is currently serving as the Manager of IT Services for the Upper Trinity Regional Water District. He is responsible for designing, maintaining, and providing high-availability network services over a 25-mile radius, with multiple water and wastewater treatment plants. He is also responsible for securing their network through technology, education, and policies.

Mark lives in Ponder, Texas with my wife of 20 years. He is a musician in his spare time and enjoy sports and traveling.

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March 17th, 2019

Our next meeting should be as exciting as our last one on Voter Security. This time we’ll hear from an expert on building a business in IoT. John has a very interesting background. He built his career and acquired skills that have lead him to Found his latest company, R9 Technology. Hope you can join us Monday April 8 at 6.15pm to hear more about IoT and how John built his company.

See you there!

Maura Schreier-Fleming

IEEE Dallas Consultants Network: Chairman

February 25th, 2019

Come to the March Consultants Network meeting to learn more about Voter Security. We are delighted to host Christina Worrell Adkins who is the Legal Director in the Elections Division at the Office of the Secretary of State. Her background is most impressive.

We are so excited that this will be a joint meeting with IEEE CVT Dallas Chapter!!!!!

Hope to see you in March!





Date: Monday, March 11, 2019  6: 15PM

Speaker:   Christina Worrell Adkins, Legal Director, Elections Division; Office of the Secretary of State

Topic:      Voter Security

Program Description: Voting security is an area that interests many people because of recent applications of technology in voting. Listen to an expert discuss election technology issues.

BIO: Christina Worrell Adkins is the Legal Director for the Elections Division of the Texas Secretary of State.  In her position with the Texas Secretary of State, Ms. Adkins has served as one of the state’s appointed voting systems examiners and has worked extensively with election technology issues including developing standards and training election officials.   She has practiced in both civil and criminal law and has previously worked for the Texas Workforce Commission and as the assistant to the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.  Ms. Adkins graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in English and Mexican-American Studies.  She received her juris doctorate from Southern Methodist University in 2008.

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January 17th, 2019

Hope you can join us for the Dallas Section Banquet on Saturday January 26. We will have a Consultants Network table so we hope you can sit with us!

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