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June 2017

WIE – Cultivating Diversity with User-Centered Design

June 19 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Merchandise Mart, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654 United States
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Abstract:   “Putting the consumer first” is a buzzword frequently used throughout many industries, but the reality is that the user is often an afterthought amidst a myriad of other considerations. Technologists and designers can easily lose sight of who will consume their product or service, or think their offering might only satisfy a specific type of user. Applying a design thinking approach ensures the right user is the focus, and shared responsibility for this process is crucial to its…

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IAS – Board Meeting

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch meeting to select 2017-2018 officers and discuss potential presentation topics for the coming year. Location TBA. Date subject to change.

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PSES

June 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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The IEEE Disaster Relief Vehicle (MOVE)

June 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
IIT Rice Campus, Wheaton, IL United States + Google Map

IEEE-USA/IEEE TEMS Chicago Chapter IEEE-USA and the American Red Cross are partnering on the MOVE Community Outreach program to provide short-term communications and power solutions after natural disasters and infrastructure failures. Services will include cell phone charging, communication of real-time information and Internet access for the public.  Volunteer IEEE engineers and technologists, through a specially constructed Mobile Outreach VEhicle (MOVE), will travel to disaster zones to offer the know-how and technology to provide rechargeable power banks, real-time survivor information and…

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July 2017

Chicago Section Executive Committee

July 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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DeVry University #230, 1221 N Swift Rd, Addison
Addison, IL 60101 United States
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Our Executive Committee meets the second Tuesday of each month. The meetings are open to all members. Please use the “Contact Us” form for more information.

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PES – General Meeting

July 16 - July 20

Energizing a More Secure, Resilient & Adaptable Grid For General Information and Preliminary Program Overview, please click here. To see the preliminary panel session information for the 2017 GM, please click here. To see Super Session topic details, please click here.

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Plain Talk About the Electric Power Industry

July 18 - July 20
Sheraton Grand Chicago Hotel, 301 E North Water St
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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IEEE PES PLAIN TALK courses for the power industry professional will help you to understand technical aspects of the electric power industry, even if you do not have an engineering background. You will gain insights into the concerns of engineers, the demands of regulators and consumer groups, and the factors and trends that impact the operation of today's electric power systems. These courses are also appropriate for new engineers to the industry, or for engineers in other fields who are…

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Using the PSMA Database

July 24 @ 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
Palatine Public Library, 700 N North Ct
Palatine, IL 60067 United States
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IEEE Chicago/Rockford Consultants' Network  "Using the PSMA Database" by Jim Spangler. Power Sources Manufacturers Association (PMSA) is a non-profit whose members include manufacturers of power sources and components, academia, and designers/consultants, all related in some manner to creating and using a wide variety of electronic power sources. As part of its mission to serve the industry, PSMA has a database of regulations affecting power sources. This database differs from others in that it is organized as matrix that includes region,…

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August 2017

Chicago Section Executive Committee

August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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DeVry University #230, 1221 N Swift Rd, Addison
Addison, IL 60101 United States
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Our Executive Committee meets the second Tuesday of each month. The meetings are open to all members. Please use the “Contact Us” form for more information.

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PACE / WIE / ASCE – Effective Communications Workshop

August 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
123 N Wacker, 123 N Wacker Drive, 13th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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 Workshop by Carmen Kimble “Effective Communications for Enhancing Customer Experience and Client Satisfaction” IEEE PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE FOR ENGINEERS (PACE), IEEE WOMEN IN ENGINEERING (WIE), AND AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS (ASCE) Agenda:     5:30-6:30 pm:  Appetizers and Networking 6:30-7:30 pm:  Workshop by Carmen Kimble Meeting is on the 13th Floor (please bring your ID for security) Abstract: Effective communication enhances customer experience and client satisfaction. But how can you communicate effectively, especially with difficult people? Think of communication as a process, with steps necessary to ensure clarity…

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