2018 IEEE 9th International Conference on Biometrics Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS) 🗓

— Experimental results for contributions in established areas such as voice, face, iris, fingerprint, and gait

Meeting Dates: October 22 – 25, 2018

Location: Redondo Beach, California

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary:
The 2018 IEEE 9th International Conference on Biometrics, Theory and Applications and Systems offers a broad scope, including advances in fundamental signal processing, image processing, pattern recognition, and statistical and mathematical techniques relevant to biometrics. Areas of coverage include biometrics based on voice, fingerprint, iris, periocular, face, handwriting, gait and other modalities, as well as multi-modal biometrics and new biometrics based on novel sensing technologies. Submissions will be rigorously reviewed, and should clearly make the case for a documented improvement over existing state-of-art. Experimental results for contributions in established areas such as voice, face, iris, fingerprint, and gait are encouraged to use the largest and most challenging existing publicly available datasets.

2018 IEEE 8th International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences (ICCABS) 🗓

— Bringing together leading academic and industry researchers to discuss the latest advances in computational methods for bio and medical sciences.

Meeting Dates: October 18 – 20, 2018

Location: Las Vegas

Information and registration: www.conference.org

Summary:
Advances in high-throughput technologies such as DNA sequencing and mass spectrometry are profoundly transforming life sciences, resulting in the collection of unprecedented amounts of biological and medical data. Using this data to advance our knowledge about fundamental biological processes and improve human health requires novel computational models and advanced analysis algorithms. IEEE ICCABS aims to bring together leading academic and industry researchers to discuss the latest advances in computational methods for bio and medical sciences.

2018 IEEE BiCMOS and Compound Semiconductor Integrated Circuits and Technology Symposium (BCICTS) 🗓

— Bipolar, BiCMOS, SiGe, GaAs, GaN, InP, SiC, and CMOS

Meeting Dates: October 14 – 17, 2018

Location: San Diego, California

Information and registration: www.conference.org

Summary:
The IEEE BiCMOS and Compound semiconductor Integrated Circuits and Technology Symposium (BCICTS) is the forum for developments in bipolar, BiCMOS, and compound semiconductor integrated circuits, devices, and technology. Coverage includes all aspects of the technology, from materials, device fabrication, device phenomena, TCAD modeling, compact modeling, integrated circuit design, testing, and system applications. A wide range of integrated circuit technologies are covered including bipolar, BiCMOS, SiGe, GaAs, GaN, InP, SiC, and CMOS. The latest results in wireless, analog, RF, microwave, high-speed digital, mixed signal, optoelectronic, millimeter wave, and THz integrated circuits are embraced.

2018 Safety Summit 🗓

— San Diego Section PSES Chapter

Meeting Dates: October 9, 2018

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary: Tutorials on all aspects of product safety including, but not limited to: ​ • Medical Devices • Safety of ITE, A/V, & ICT Equipment • New Standards and Hazard Based Safety Engineering • Functional Safety • Batteries and Battery Systems

The 16th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference 🗓

— Innovative IC- and IP-related solutions and technologies for emerging applications

Meeting Dates: October 17 – 18, 2018

Location: UC Irvine

Cost: IEEE & SSCS Members receive $50.00 Discounts for The 16th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Take advantage of the early bird registration for additional savings.
Information and registration: www.socconference.com

Summary: In this targeted and educational SoC Conference; we address innovative IC- and IP-related solutions and technologies for emerging applications in AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Storage/Data Centers, Autonomous Vehicles, Neuromorphic Computing, Robotics, IoT, Blockchain, Smart Home, Security, Aerospace Electrification, 5G Communications, H2M, and Industry 4.0.

IEEE Orange County, Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS) and Lattice Semiconductor are sponsoring “Student Design Contest” that will be held on October 17, 2018, as part of the 16th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference at UCI-Calit2. All SoCal Engineering and Computer Science majors are invited to submit an abstract and present their final project on Oct 17th to a group of Judges.

CLASTECH 2018 🗓

–Coastal Los Angeles Section Technical Symposium

Meeting Dates: Friday, November 2, 2018
Time: 7:30AM to 3:30PM
Speakers: Two tracks
Location: Proud Bird Events Center

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary: CLASTECH is a technical symposium held yearly highlighting recent developments in RF and microwave technologies as a joint effort by the local chapters of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) and the Antennas and Propagation Society (APS).

Seventh Annual Mars Rover & Professional Society Expo 🗓

— STEM/family event, “Curiosity” rover, model, mission details, mockups, kids activities, raffle …

Meeting Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 1pm to 5pm+
Speakers:Charles Baker, NASA-JPL Curiosity Mission Engineer
Location: S-Café at Northrop-Grumman, Redondo Beach (South of Marine Ave @ Simon Ramo Drive (@ Dead End))
Cost: FREE (Parking & Admission)!

Information and registration: ROVER EXPO
Summary:
MISSION: “Curiosity” is the latest and largest Mars Rover (a “Mini-Cooper” on six wheels) carrying advanced science experiments. Charles Baker, the NASA-JPL Curiosity Mission Engineer will bring us up to date on the mission. View the Curiosity Landing Site Scale Model, Hardware & Mock-ups. Connect with LA & OC Professional Societies and meet your future!
— Amazing Curiosity Engineering & Science Results & Data To-Date
— Curiosity Landing Site Scale Model, Hardware & Mock-ups
— FREE Bottled Water & Healthy Snacks
— Exhibit Tables from Several LA & OC Professional Societies (Planetary Society, IEEE, INCOSE, AIAA, SWE, IET, AFCEA, OCVitalLink, FSEA, IET, SAE, OSSC & SWE, among others!)
— *Kids Activities (Straw Rocket Contest, Robotic Games & More!)
— *Closing Q&A & FREE Raffle (“Space-Related”) Prizes!
This is also an LA/OC-Area-Wide Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) Outreach, so All Kids, Students & Adults Most Welcome!!!

Int’l Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering (AIKE) 🗓

Call for Papers — knowledge management, discovery, optimization, performance evaluation, applications …

Meeting Dates: October 1-3, 2018
Location: The Hills Hotel, Laguna Hills
Cost: (to be posted)
Papers Due: by July 22, 2018
Information and registration: www.ieee-aike.org/2018
Summary: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is concerned with computing technologies that allow machines to see, hear, talk, think, learn, and solve problems. The huge potential of applying AI for problem solving represents an exciting future that business objectives can be achieved much more effectively. In addition, business-business, business-customer, and customer-customer may be interconnected in a revolutionary way to stimulate tremendous amount of interesting activities. A core of AI is Knowledge Engineering that addresses the acquisition, understanding, description, storage, integration, processing, control, and use of knowledge, among others.
​The First IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering (AIKE 2018) is an international forum for academia and industries to exchange visions and ideas in the state of the art and practice of Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering, as well as to identify the emerging topics and define the future of Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering.

Int’l Conference on Artificial Intelligence for Industries (AI4I) 🗓

— immersive environments, multimodal interactions, human/agent interactions, deep learning, big data analytics …

Meeting Dates: September 26-28, 2018
Location: The Hills Hotel, Laguna Hills
Cost: $600 IEEE Members, through August 19th (save $150)
Information and registration: www.ai4i.org
Summary: This first International Conference on Artificial Intelligence for Industries (ai4i 2018), technically sponsored by IEEE, is an international forum focusing on incorporating artificial intelligence into business products and services that may be brought to the market in the near future. An important mission of ai4i is to bridge problems and solutions in every industry segment. The conference invites business practitioners to integrate problems and solutions into useful products and services. The ai4i conference provides tutorials to prepare and engage professionals of all industries. It also establishes a community to connect problems, solutions, and people that together can facilitate the transition of the world into a new era.

IEEE Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility & Signal/Power Integrity (EMCSI) 🗓

— EMC, signal & power integrity, training, workshops, tutorials, experiments, demonstrations …

Meeting Dates: July 30 – August 3, 2018
Location: Long Beach Convention Center
Cost: $700 IEEE Members, through June 22 (save $110)
Information and registration: www.emc2018usa.emcss.org
Summary: EMCSI is the leading symposium on EMC and Signal & Power Integrity techniques for engineers of all backgrounds. The Symposium features five full days of training, innovative sessions, interactive workshops & tutorials, experiments & demonstrations, and social networking events.