IEEE Okanagan College Student Branch Annual General Meeting

Room: TBA, Bldg: E 102, 1000 KLO Rd., Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 4X8, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/382340

IEEE Okanagan College Student Branch Annual General Meeting Co-sponsored by: IEEE Okanagan College Student Branch Speaker(s): Thais Santos Damasceno, Chair Room: TBA, Bldg: E 102, 1000 KLO Rd., Kelowna, British... Read more

Vancouver Section Exec Meeting – November 2023

Room: 3115, 2925 Virtual Way Suite #310, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5M 4X5, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/380747

Monthly executive committee meeting, starting with networking with NYIT student branch. Agenda: 6:00 PM - Networking and dinner 7:00 PM - Hybrid ExCom Meeting Room: 3115, 2925 Virtual Way Suite... Read more

Tour of CBC Radio One Transmitter Site – Steveston

CBC AM Transmitter Site, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada

Tour of CBC Radio One Transmitter Site - Steveston for UBC ComSoc student members and ELEC 411 students only. Co-sponsored by: UBC Radio Science Lab | ELEC 411 - Antennas... Read more

LMAG Chair Teleconference Agenda 2023-Nov 20 at 4:00 PM (EST)

Oakville, Ontario, Canada, L6H 2B1, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/385102

R7 LMAG Executive Teleconference - MONTHLY MEETING Oakville, Ontario, Canada, L6H 2B1, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/385102

E-Workshop: Learn to Create PCB

Room: 0050, Bldg: EME, 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1V1V7

We are hosting a 4 session E-Workshop where we will teach you in depth on how to design schematics and PCBs, and how to order parts for it! Can’t wrap... Read more

Mega Constellations – Trends, Technologies and Vision

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/379147

Large LEO constellations and multi-orbit satellite systems have recently emerged as complex network architectures that provide and enhance a range of satellite services e.g. ubiquitous broadband internet, direct to handheld,... Read more

Machine Learning Contributions to Robot Autonomy

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/387327

A virtual talk on marine robotics, autonomy, and machine learning. Speaker(s): Dr. Mae Seto, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/387327

From Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to Intelligent Process Automation (IPA)

Room: HS 102, Bldg: HS, 1000 KLO Rd., Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 4X8, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/386898

Abstract: In the ever-evolving landscape of corporate automation, the transition from Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to Intelligent Process Automation (IPA) is critical nowadays. Integrating Machine Learning (ML) technologies and sophisticated... Read more

Quantum computing with superconducting qubits

Room: E 309, Bldg: E, 1000 KLO Rd., Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 4X8, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/382333

What is a quantum computer, and what might it be useful for? I’ll describe how a quantum computer, based on superconducting qubits, works. I’ll also describe fault-tolerant quantum computing (FTQC),... Read more

Vancouver Section Exec Meeting – December 2023

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/388523

Monthly executive committee meeting. Agenda: 7:00 PM - Online ExCom Meeting Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/388523

Practical 5G use cases

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/388889

Practical 5G use cases. When 5G was unveiled to the industry & public a few years ago, there were numerous advantages highlighted. Changing our life due to the amount of... Read more

January 2024 Okanagan Subsection ExCom Meeting

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/400699

Monthly ExCom meeting - online only. Co-sponsored by: Okanagan College Student Branch Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/400699

Innovation to shape future: AI and Quantum leap

Room: E309, Bldg: E, 1000 KLO Rd., Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 4X8, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/401949

Abstract: Knowledge and innovation will define the future of human society. This talk will focus on two powerful technologies: AI and quantum computing. The presentation will include basic concepts of... Read more

IEEE Vancouver Section 2024 Officer Training

Room: 3119, Bldg: 2925 Virtual Way Suite #310, New York Institute of Technology - Vancouver Campus, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5M 4X5, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/401433

Annual training event. Agenda: Start Time End Time Summary Arrival 8:30 8:50 Arrive, set up, and coffee Part 1 8:50 9:35 Welcome & Agenda, followed by Vancouver Section Overview, then... Read more

Fiber Attach: Technical progress within IEEE Standards

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/399396

The IEEE Photonics Society / Standards Committee recently published a whitepaper on Fiber Attach. Transmission of light between or in and out of any photonic platform normally requires attachment to... Read more

IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecturer Deji Akinwande, University of Texas – Austin, “Novel Applications of 2D Materials from Wearable Health to Memory Devices and 6G Switches”

Room: ASB 10900 (Big Data Hub Presentation Studio), Bldg: Applied Science Building, 8888 University Dr., Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 1S6

Abstract: This talk will present our latest research adventures on 2D nanomaterials towards greater scientific understanding and advanced engineering applications. In particular, the talk will highlight our work on flexible... Read more

IEEE PES Vancouver Joint Chapter Feb Ex-com meeting

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/405164

This meeting is to plan the events for this year and finalize a committee to work for 2024 Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/405164

Canada LMAG Chair Teleconference February, 2024

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/407788

R7 LMAG Executive Teleconference - MONTHLY MEETING Agenda: Canada LMC Chair Comments MGA LMC Member Comments Introduction of new 2024 Canada LMC Chair - Dirk Werle Section Reports and Sharing... Read more

Okanagan Technology Industry Night

Bldg: The Innovation Centre, 460 Doyle Ave , Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 0C2

Nestled in Kelowna, the beating heart of the Okanagan's dynamic technology sector, the Okanagan Tech Industry Night (OTIN) is more than an event—it's a vibrant platform designed exclusively for up-and-coming... Read more

State-dependent communication enhances network synchronization

Room: ASB 10704, Bldg: Applied Science Building , Simon Fraser University, Burnaby , British Columbia, Canada, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/408216

State-Dependent Communication Enhances Network Synchronization Synchronization occurs in many natural and artificial systems, which are often described as networks. Although synchronization requires communication between the individual systems or oscillators that... Read more

March 2024 Vancouver Section ExCom Meeting

Room: 3038 Seminar Room, Bldg: MacLeod (MCLD) Building, The University of British Columbia, 2356 Main Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z4, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/408176

Monthly ExCom meeting - hybrid. Agenda: 6:00 PM - Networking and dinner 6:30 PM - Hybrid ExCom Meeting Room: 3038 Seminar Room, Bldg: MacLeod (MCLD) Building, The University of British... Read more

Task-oriented Communications for Edge AI

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/406837

Discover the future of edge AI in our upcoming talk by Dr. Jun Zhang, an IEEE Fellow and Associate Professor at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Delve... Read more

Vancouver TALK 23: Some Insights on Railway Technology

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/409861

Speaker: Paul Clegg, Retired Director of Network Transactions, Canadian Pacific Railway Abstract: The topics will include the following: · Why is standard gauge such an unusual measurement 4' 81/2"? ·... Read more

Canada LMAG Chair Teleconference March, 2024

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/413017

R7 LMAG Executive Teleconference - MONTHLY MEETING Agenda: Canada LMC Chair Comments MGA LMC Member Comments Introduction of new 2024 Canada LMC Chair - Dirk Werle Section Reports and Sharing... Read more

Clarifying the Path to Become a Professional Engineer

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/406602

Join us in this fruitful webinar to learn more about the required procedures on obtaining your professional engineering license. Speaker(s): Tracey Caruana, Sami Lamrad Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/406602

Embodied AI in Construction by Prof. Zhengbo Zou

Room: CEME 2202, Bldg: Civil and Mechanical Engineering Building, 6250 Applied Science Lane, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, UBC Vancouver Campus , Vancouver , British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z4, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/407613

Abstract: Canada is in a housing crisis. Part of the challenge is low construction productivity, which has been stagnant for decades. Introducing robots to construction sites holds the promise of... Read more

Applying Machine Learning to Detect Internet Anomalies

Bldg: Applied Science Bulding, 10704, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/413712

Machine learning algorithms have been applied to address a variety of engineering and scientific problems. The Internet has historically been prone to failures and attacks that significantly degrade its performance.... Read more

2024 IEEE Vancouver Section AGM & Gala

Bldg: Element Metrotown, 5988 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5H 2A7

The 2024 IEEE Vancouver Section’s AGM and Gala Dinner will be held on Saturday, March 30th, starting at 6 PM in Burnaby, BC, at the Element Hotel. The event will... Read more

The Origins of Silicon Valley: Lessons for Entrepreneurs, Startups, and Technology Hubs

Room: MS4171, Bldg: Medical Sciences Building, University of Toronto, St. George Campus, 1 King’s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1A8, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/409693

[]Silicon Valley is commonly acknowledged as the tech capital of the world. How did Silicon Valley come into being, and what can we learn? The story goes back to local... Read more

Monolithic, Heterogeneous and Hybrid Photonic Integration – There is a role for all

Room: 1.246.01, Bldg: Cégep - bâtiment principal, 1111 Rue Lapierre, CEGEP André Laurendeau, LaSalle, Quebec, Canada, H8N 2J4, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/413457

Abstract: Photonic integration has been at the center of photonic activity for several years. Over this period, great strides have been made to increase the integration density and integrated chip... Read more

Tour of Powerex Trading Floor

1300 - 666 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6C 2X8

Powerex was established in 1988 as the wholly-owned electricity marketing subsidiary of BC Hydro, responsible for marketing BC Hydro’s surplus electricity in the west. Today, Powerex is a key participant... Read more

IEEE EDS Invited Speaker Prof. William Wong, “Two-dimensional materials processing for large-area electronics”

Room: ASB 10900 (Big Data Hub Presentation Studio), Bldg: Applied Science Building, 8888 University Dr., Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 1S6, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/416940

[] Speaker(s): Prof. William Wong, Room: ASB 10900 (Big Data Hub Presentation Studio), Bldg: Applied Science Building, 8888 University Dr., Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 1S6, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/416940

Advances in Holographic-Type Communications

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/406600

[] Dive into the exciting world of holographic-type communications with Prof. Filip De Turck, an expert in network management and holographic-type technologies. This talk will explore the evolution of video... Read more

Spin Polarized Transport in Monolayer WSe2 Quantum Structures

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/417651

Spin Polarized Transport in Monolayer WSe2 Quantum Structures Abstract: Monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs), a semiconducting member of the two-dimensional material family, have been suggested to be promising candidates for... Read more

IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecturer Seminar: Prof. Federico Rosei “Multifunctional Materials for Emerging Technologies”

Room: ASB 10900 (Big Data Hub Presentation Studio), Bldg: Applied Science Building, 8888 University Dr., Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 1S6, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/415950

IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecturer Seminar Title: "Multifunctional Materials for Emerging Technologies" Speaker: Federico Rosei, Centre for Energy, Materials and Telecommunications, Institut National De La Recherche Scientifique (INRS) Abstract This presentation... Read more

May 2024 Vancouver Section ExCom Meeting

TBA, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/419178

Monthly ExCom meeting - hybrid. Online: WebEx Venue: TBA TBA, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/419178

May 2024 Okanagan Section ExCom

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/419998

Monthly ExCom meeting - online only Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/419998

Tour of BC Hydro Control Centre

Langley, British Columbia, Canada

The British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority, operating as BC Hydro, is a Canadian electric utility in the province of British Columbia. It is the main electricity distributor, serving more... Read more

Canada LMAG Chair Teleconference May, 2024

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/421432

R7 LMAG Executive Teleconference - MONTHLY MEETING Agenda: Canada LMC Chair Comments MGA LMC Member Comments Introduction of new 2024 Canada LMC Chair - Dirk Werle Section Reports and Sharing... Read more

Observation of a group delay in high-gain spontaneous parametric down-conversion

Room: Salle Tudor Johnston, Bldg: INRS-EMT, 1650 Boulevard Lionel-Boulet, Varennes, Quebec, Canada, J3X 1P7, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/418357

Abstract: Strongly-driven nonlinear optical processes such as spontaneous parametric down-conversion and spontaneous four-wave mixing can produce multiphoton nonclassical beams of light which have applications in quantum information processing and sensing.... Read more

Innovative Sensing Technology for Fugitive Hydrogen Emissions Detection

Room: 10704, Bldg: Applied Sciences Building, ASB 10704, Simon Fraser Unviersity - Burnaby, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 0A7, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/420119

The urgent need to address climate change is recognised globally with Australia adopting a net zero emissions target by 2050 and commitments to reduce carbon emissions by 2030. The adoption... Read more

Integrated Photonics Systems Roadmap – International 2023 & PhotonDelta

Room: A-1302, Bldg: Pavillion A, 1100 Notre-Dame St W, Montréal, Quebec, Canada, H3C 1K3, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/422471

Abstract: The Integrated Photonics Systems Roadmap – International (IPSR-I) drives global developments of Photonic Integrated Circuits for the coming decades. The roadmap describes the consensus of over 400 experts on... Read more

Canada LMAG Chair Teleconference JUNE 17, 2024

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/424544

R7 LMAG Executive Teleconference - MONTHLY MEETING Agenda: Canada LMC Chair Comments MGA LMC Member Comments Introduction of new 2024 Canada LMC Chair - Dirk Werle Section Reports and Sharing... Read more

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Intelligent Process Automation (IPA) for Small Industries in BC (a mini workshop)

Room: HS 102, Bldg: HS, 1000 KLO Rd., Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 4X8, Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/424538

Abstract: In the ever-evolving landscape of corporate automation, the transition from Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to Intelligent Process Automation (IPA) is critical nowadays. Integrating Machine Learning (ML) technologies and sophisticated... Read more

IEEE SSIT Lecture: Automating Empathy in Human-AI Partnerships: Issues, Ethics and Governance

Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/415613

Prof Andrew McStay (Bangor University, UK) will present “Automating Empathy in Human-AI Partnerships: Issues, Ethics and Governance” at 6pm (UTC+1) / 1pm EDT on 10 September ’24. Click (https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=IEEE+SSIT+Lecture%3A+Automating+Empathy+in+Human-AI+Partnerships%3A+Issues%2C+Ethics+and+Governance&iso=20240910T18&p1=78&ah=1). (https://www.ieee-ukandireland.org/chapters/society-on-social-implications-of-technology/)... Read more