Events Recordings

2021 Meetings

Month Topic Speaker(s) Slides Videos
Nov 4

Vaccine (COVID unwrapped) technology and IOT in consumer applications

Alex Chaihorsky

Michael Babich

Slides Video
Aug 19

Introducing Globalscale Atmosic M2 BLE module

Bryan Cheng Slides Video
June 10 RISC-V & consumer technology with Ted Marena, Western Digital Ted Marena Video
April 28 3D Ultrasound touch interface for mobile devices, appliances, cars and medical IoT by Dr. Sina Akhbari
March 25 Wireless Power Transfer through MRC: from theory to implementation Francesco Carobolante Slides Video
March 25 Medical Devices by UroDev and IntelliFlow for People with Disabilities developed by USA Army Veteran Derek Herrera Video
February 23 Delivering immersive video experiences on Intel GPUs Jill Boyce                  Basal Salahieh Slides Video
January 28 2021 CES Download  – Storage & Technology, Wearable and IoT Tom Coughlin            Joseph Wei Slides – Tom Coughlin 

Slides- Joseph Wei


2020 Meetings

Month Topic Speaker(s) Slides Videos
December 7 From Wearables to Cordless Kitchen, NFC delivers wireless power and data Greg Kuchuris  Jason Luzinski Slides Video
November 18 Big Tech vs. Healthcare wearables: A Goliath and Goliath Story Stephen Mears Slides Video
September 22 Medical Devices and IOT – Helping Diabetics Worldwide Sweta Moitra

VP of Marketing

May 27 RISC-V, what is it, the latest updates and consumer oriented applications Ted Marena

Western Digital

February 25 Lyft and WOWCube present: Self Driving Cars Safety, New Way to use Rubik Cube Link to Speakers Video
January 23 2020 CES Download Joseph Wei Tom Coughlin Slides – Joseph Wei

2019 Meetings

Month Topic Speaker (s) Slides Videos
September 17 IoT-based Fire and Smoke Detection in Smart Cities using Deep Learning Subhankar Dhar

Dev Bhattacharya

Avid Farhoodfar

July 23 How Neural Networks are used in Medical Imaging Sayeri Lala

Enhao Gong

May 28 Designing for AI enabled Audio IoT: A case for performing at the edge Jim Steele, Knowles Intelligent Audio Slides
March 28 Persistent Memory in Consumer Electronics Tom Coughlin, President, Coughlin Associates
February 21 Panel: Consumer electronics/IoT devices security Suresh Marisetty, ARM Inc.

Jasper Van Woudenberg, Riscure North America

January 24 2019 CES Download Joseph Wei, Skychee Ventures    Tom Coughlin, Coughlin Associates Slides – Joseph Wei

2018 Meetings

Month Topic Speaker (s) Slides Videos
October 23rd The Technology Powering Wireless Charging 2.0 Cesar Johnston, Energous Corp.
September 25th Two Talks: ECC Memory in Automotive Solutions / Deep Learning with AWS DeepLens Michael Wang, ISSI

Nagajyothi Nookula, Amazon AWS

Aug. 28th IEEE Hardware Startup & Innovation Symposium Joseph Wei, Skychee Ventures

Jack Kang, SiFive

Ryan Cousins, Krtkl

Dr. Ekta Dang, U First Capital

Josh Su, SK Hynix

IEEE Hardware Startup & Innovation Symposium


July 24th Lunch & Learn: T-Skin wearable w/gesture control for AR/VR, Robotics, & Drone
May VTA Presentation on Downtown San Jose BART

Start-up Pitch Contest at Women-in-Engineering International Leadership Conference

Dennis Ratcliffe, VTA Deputy Director, Engineering and Program Delivery
March Bringing True Medical-grade Data to your Fingertips through a Next Generation Wearable Kevin Zhao (Profusa)
February Insider Secrets of a Robotics & Consumer Electronics Design Consultancy by Consultants’ Network of Silicon Valley (co-sponsored by CE Society)
January 2018 CES Download Bill Orner 2018 IEEE CES Download – billorner
Joseph Wei 2018 IEEE CES Download – josephwei
Tom Coughlin 2018 IEEE CES Download – Tom Coughlin

2017 Meetings

Month Topic Speaker(s) Slides Video

‘Tis the Season to Give! IEEE & SHPE-SV Volunteers

October How consumer product like Google’s Pixelbook benefit from NVMe Storage? Zhiping Yang, Sr. Hardware Manager, Google Inc. How consumer product like Google’s Pixelbook benefit from NVMe Storage?
September Emerging Wireless Technologies for IoT Walt Maclay, President, Voler Systems  Wireless for IoT Wireless for IoT – 1

Wireless for IoT – 2

August Khronos Standards for Neural Network Acceleration and Deployment Radhakrishna (Radha) Giduthuri, AMD Khronos Standards For Vision
July Device Data in IoT: Use it Early and Often Josh Pederson, Director of Product Management, Ayla Networks IEEE_Data_Usage_in_IoT_072517
Energy and CleanTech Startup Pitch Joseph Wei, Chair, IEEE CE Society; Founding Partner, Lab360 HW Incubator

Steve Jordan, Chair, IEEE Power and Energy Society; CEO, Watercity

Brent Brownell, GM, Cybrid Technologies

Matt Thompson, Lead Scientist, Tri Alpa Energy


Axiom Energy, CURB, GridX, NovaSolix, SolarGaps, Sprimo, Rayvio, Alea Labs, Cedar Marine, Abricate, Flow Labs, Pintail Power, Oceana Energy, Ener Allies

IEEE Intro

Keynote 1 – Metering and water conservation

Fireside chat 1 – CYBRID Slides

You may email for contacts at these startups

June Tour to Ericsson Silicon Valley Experience Center
Ultra-efficient, ultra-small, silicon power control and protection switches to extend operating time of your wearables, mobile devices, and IOT products.
Gene Rutkevich Ultra-efficient power control
March The New Era of Quantified Heart Movement

The Realities of Selling Hardware

Callie Yan Xue , CEO and Co-founder, Welbean

Dana Madlem (V.P. Services,  Rush Order)

Quantified Heart

Rush Order – Hardware Realities

Quantified Heart
February Set-Top Box – Architectural Trend Towards Smaller, Faster, Cheaper Hoan Tran (Micron) Set Top Box – Smaller, Faster, Cheaper Video
January 2017 CES Download Bill Orner

Tom Coughlin

Joseph Wei

Bill Orner

Tom Coughlin


Bill Orner

Tom Coughlin

Joseph Wei

2016 Meetings

Month Topic Speaker(s) Slides Video
December Bluetooth 5 Michael McDonald (Toshiba)
October GPUs & Deep Learning at scale Robert Ober (NVIDIA) NVIDIA
September Cassia Networks Felix Zhang (Cassia Networks) Cassia Cassia
August AR-VR Harsha Nagaraju (Micron) Interactive AR/VR
July The Memory of Cars Tom Coughlin (Coughlin Associates)
June Cypress Semiconductor Solutions for IoT and Wearables David W. Blevins (Cypress) Cypress
May Maker Faire Download Shomir Dighe, Joseph Wei 2016 Maker Faire
April Virtual Reality with Stereoscopic Cameras: Algorithms for Immersive Playback Adam Rowell (Lucid) Lucid IEEE Talk
March Pabellon advances Nikola Tesla’s wireless power transfer experiments to a new level Alex Rubin (Pabellon) Pabellon Pabellon
February Future of Urban Transport Dr. Nathan Jauvtis (Bolt Motobike) Bolt Part1  Part2
January CES Download Bill Orner (GoPro)

Tom Coughlin (Coughlin Associates)

Joseph Wei (SJW Consulting, Inc.)

Bill Orner

Tom Coughlin

Joseph Wei

Bill Orner

Tom Coughlin

Joseph Wei

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