UPCOMING EVENTS

Weekly Meeting Days

SoutheastCon – Monday 5:00 PM, ENB 149

Robotics Tuesday 4:00 PM, ENB 109

Mentorship Program   Monday & Tuesday 5:00 PM, ENB 149

Electrathon – Tuesday 3:30 PM, ENB 149 (bi-weekly)

 

February 2020

Python and OpenCV Workshop

Date: 02/10

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: ENB 109

OpenCV is a library for computer vision functions. If you want to filter images or detect objects in real time, using the Python programming language, come join us. Visit our #workshops slack channel for more information, and a notification when we find a room.

 

Enercon Info Session

Date: 02/04

Time: 5 PM

Location: CMC 147

Founded in 1983, Enercon Services is an engineering, environmental, technical and management services firm providing a broad range of professional services to private, public, and government sector clients throughout the United States. With 25 offices in the US, 1 international office and over 1500 professionals in a broad range of disciplines, they address both today’s and tomorrow’s problems. Join our #engineering_jobs slack channel for more information.

Come join us to learn more about Enercon’s values, roles, and open positions! Enercon will also be at the career fair and have positions in Florida.

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January 2020

General Body Meeting

Date: 01/28

Time: 5 PM

Location: CMC 147

Join us at our first meeting of the semester, where we explain the ins and outs of the IEEE USF student branch. We will be showcasing our informative workshops, company presentation, and creative engineering teams! Enjoy some food while you learn about our roles and how you can get involved. There will be plenty of opportunities to help further your career and skills.

 

Arduino Advanced Workshop

Date: 01/27

Time: 5 PM

Location: ENC 1000

The NodeMCU is a development microcontroller, similar to Arduino boards, that uses an integrated Wi-Fi receiver and allows Internet of Things (IoT) projects. With a little bit of preparation, we can program the NodeMCU with the Arduino language. This way we can expand upon our programming knowledge and projects by integrating resources over the Internet! Join the #workshops slack channel for more information.

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November 2019

IEEE Fall Banquet

Date: 11/24

Time: 7 PM

Location: MSC 2707

Come join the IEEE Student Branch as we celebrate all of our accomplishments for the semester at our Fall Banquet! Reflect with current branch officers, listen to speaker(s) from various professional sections, and join in the recognition of the activities and achievements that IEEE USF has fulfilled! There will be raffle drawings for a chance to win fascinating prizes, and there will be a delicious meal to compliment that experience!

Free professional headshots will be taken at 5:00pm as well. Please RSVP with the following link for this event: https://forms.gle/Z54WhBLw2g1sAtQy6

 

HACK JAM

Date: 11/16

Time: 10 AM – 7 PM

Location: ENB 109 & DFX Lab

Jam out and code with engineering organizations!

IEEE is teaming up with SHPE, MECH, GDC, and SCP to host a special mini-hackathon, Hack Jam. Hack Jam is the perfect place to experience what a hackathon is all about! Free food will be provided for all attendees. Join us to get involved in projects, win prizes, and more! It’s only 9 hours and the perfect place to try hacking for the first time or the 100th time.

Please use the following link to sign up if you are interested in attending and feel free to reach out if you have any questions about this event. We hope to see you there!

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October 2019

WAMI Forum

Date: 10/25

Time: 12 PM

Location: USF Discovery Center

The exciting future of wireless and microwave technology – innovation, education and a world of opportunity. Join us for a guest speaker panel about the innovative technology in the wireless world. Stay for the companies who will be available to chat and network with you. The day will start at 12 pm with a lunch panel session on opportunities and career paths, and continue throughout the day with invited papers, tutorials, posters, and exhibits.

Sign up at https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/203549. Students get in free!
For more information, check out https://site.ieee.org/sb-usf/wami-forum-2019/.

Solidworks Workshop

Date: 10/24

Time: 5 PM

Location: TBA

Join us in our Solidworks Workshop, where David will lead you through the mechanical features, later with the electrical features!

Lockheed Martin MFC Technical Talks

Date: 10/22 and 10/23

Time: 6 PM

Location: ENA 105

Engineers from Lockheed Martin, Missiles and Fire Control (MFC), Orlando, Florida will be on campus holding 2 technical talks as follows:

October 22, 2019 @ 6:00PM in Engineering Auditorium (ENA) 105
October 23, 2019 @ 6:00PM in Engineering Auditorium (ENA)  105
*These events are the same, so choose only 1 to go to.

They will be disseminating information regarding full time Engineering positions as well as summer internship positions. Anyone interested in learning more about these Engineering positions at Lockheed Martin MFC, Orlando Florida is welcome to attend. At the conclusion of the session, Engineers and Managers from Lockheed Martin will be available to talk to candidates interested in career opportunities in Engineering at MFC Orlando, FL.

Students majoring in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Math, and Physics, are the primary degrees of interest.

 

Robotics & Automation Presentation

Date: 10/22

Time: 6 PM

Location: ENB 261

Come join us for a sneak peak into the projects and processes happening at IEEE USF involving robotics! Two speakers, David and Yehia, will take you through our projects from start to finish. David will show off how last year’s SoutheastCon autonomous robot was made while explaining the design and manufacturing process. Yehia will showcase creating a “Wall-E Bot” and explain the technical knowledge required to build such a cool robot. He will also show off the progress of some of our other projects: including the quadcopter. If you’re interested in what we are up to, or the science behind it, come out and join us!

IEEE Fall Picnic

Date: 10/19

Time: 2 PM

Location: USF Riverfront Park

Come join us at our biannual engineering picnic! This is a great chance for engineering students to meet fellow IEEE members at Riverfront Park for a day of networking, engaging in team activities, having lots of laughs, and free food!

Sign Up here

 

Graduate School Info Night

Date: 10/17

Time: 5 PM

Location: CUTR 202

Join AAUW, ASME, IEEE, and Tau Beta Pi for our Graduate School Info Night session!

As a diverse group of engineering student organizations and USF graduates, we will be providing undergraduate students with information about pursuing a path towards an advanced degree.

We will also host our guest speaker from UCF, Dr. Ali Gordon, who will talk about opportunities in engineering and computer science at UCF.

Event agenda: 
5:00 ~ 5:15 PM: Student sign-in
5:15 ~ 5:30 PM: Event description/Org announcements
5:30 ~ 6:30 PM: Dr. Gordon (UCF) speaks
6:30 ~ 7:00 PM: Meet and Greet

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September 2019

IEEE Mentorship 1st Meeting

Date: 9/25

Time: 5 PM

Location: ENC 1000

Our mentorship team is a partnership between an upperclassmen and underclassmen (usually undergrads) that works together design and build their own personal project! We will display the projects at Engineering Expo held by USF on February 21 and 22, 2020.

Our first meeting will be this Wednesday at 5pm in ENC 1000, so join us with an idea of what you’d like to work on. We are looking for both mentors and mentees, both who are willing to take some time to meet up and build something amazing! We also want mentors to teach and share valuable college experiences to those who need it most. If you are interested in being a mentor or mentee, please sign up below. Also, join Noah on our #mentorship slack channel for updates.

Sign Up here

 

Cutting Edge Technologies in the Government, Guest Speaker – Andrew Seely

Date: 9/25

Time: 4 PM

Location: ENB 109

Join us as we host Andrew Seely, an expert in modern IT solutions with government technologies. Mr. Seely is a founding member of the IEEE U.S. Government Community of Interest, and he supports different agencies such as NASA, USCYBERCOM, and USCENTCOM.

Discover how you can experience cutting edge technologies with U.S. agencies through open internships and careers. Also learn about common hurdles, barriers, and questions about these jobs.

 

IEEE USF Hosts: The Mosaic Company – Resume Review and Info Session

Date: 9/12

Time: 5 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: ENB 109

The career fair is right around the corner, and what better way to start the semester right? Join us as we host The Mosaic Company for a resume review workshop and information session.
Come join us to learn more about possible opportunities for you and where you can fit right in. Also tighten up your resume with our reviewers and make it look great for every upcoming career fair.
We’ll be here all night to help you! Free food and drinks will be provided all night.

 

General Body Meeting

Date: 9/5

Time: 5 PM – 6:30 PM

Location: ENB 118

Join us for our first GBM of the semester! IEEE USF is hosting a kick-off meeting on Thursday, September 5 at 5:00pm in ENB 118. We will be sharing information about our upcoming projects, workshops and professional development events. You will also get a chance to meet our new e-board and get more involved with IEEE.