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IEEE Central Texas Section Fall Planning Meeting Power & Energy Society, Austin IEEE Central Texas Section Fall Planning Meeting August 28, 2010 San Marcos, TX
IEEE Central Texas Section Chapter Leadership Team l Chair – Robert Speer l Email: email@example.com, Phone: (512)firstname.lastname@example.org l Vice Chair – Don Drumtra l Email: email@example.com, Phone: (512) firstname.lastname@example.org l Treasurer – Andrew Bluiett l Email: email@example.com, Phone: (512) firstname.lastname@example.org l Secretary – Kevin Ewing l Email: email@example.com, Phone: (512) firstname.lastname@example.org l Web Master – Jacob Forbes l Email: email@example.com, Phone: (512) 475-8427 l Member-at-Large – Steve Glenn l Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: (512) email@example.com l Member-at-Large – Steve Pearson l Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: (512) email@example.com
IEEE Central Texas Section Technical and Professional Education 2010 Topics DateTopic – Presenter, Company January 26 The Dark Side of the Sun: Solar Storms and Their Influence on Earth – Maher Dayeh, Southwest Research Institute February 23 Testing Methodologies of Service Aged Medium Voltage Cables – Mike Moore, Shermco Industries March 23 LED Lighting Technology Update – Mike Berry, LED Illumination Direct/SeeSmart LED April 27 Evening Tour, 6:00 – 9:3 0 PM University of Texas Power Plant Tour – Juan Ontiveros, Albert Schuman, Bobby Speer – University of Texas, Utilities and Energy Management May 25 Power Planning - Mike McCluskey, Manager – Generation Planning, LCRA June 22 Electrical Hazard Risk Assessment – Jim White, Shermco Industries. July 27 The Iceberg Theory of Power and Energy Management – Greg Lado, Schneider Electric August 24 Professional Engineering Ethics – Lance Kinney, P. E. Texas Board of Professional Engineers September 28 Medium Voltage Cables – Mark Thiele, Southwire Company October 15 2011 NEC, Code Update Seminar – James Stallcup, Grayboy, Inc.; @ Austin Energy, 721 Barton Springs Rd. December 5 Saturday Tour 10:00 – Noon Structural Metals, Inc., Metals Processing Facility & Power DistributionTour - Presenter? No meeting. Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Eid al-Adha, and Kwanzaa!
IEEE Central Texas Section Chapter Plans / Highlights l January 26 l Solar Flares and Their Effects on Transmission Lines and Communications Systems, Maher Al Dayeh, Southwest Research Institute l April 27 l University of Texas Power Plant Tour – Albert Schuman / Bobby Speer, University of Texas Utilities and Energy Management l August 24 l Professional Engineering Ethics – Lance Kinney, Texas Board of Professional Engineers l October 15 l 2011 NEC, Code Update Seminar – James Stallcup, Grayboy, Inc. l December 5 l Structural Metals, Inc., Metals Processing Facility & Power Distribution Tour l January 25, 2011 l Triggered Lightning, Maher Al Dayeh, Southwest Research Institute l February 22, 2011 l Taking the Mystery Out of Medium Voltage Fuses, Warren Conner, Cooper Bussmann
IEEE Central Texas Section Austin - PES Meetings l Power Engineering l Represented Companies l Utilities – Austin Energy, LCRA, PEC, PUC, UT, ERCOT,Lakeway MUD l Contractors – KST, Elk, Dean Johnston l AE Firms – PSP, SKE, Spectra, Bay & Associates, Agnew & Associates, Johnson Consulting Engrs. l End Users – Spansion, Freescale, Samsung, Applied Materials, IBM, TxDOT, HP, ACC l Vendors – 3M, Square D, Shermco, GE, Eaton Cutler Hammer, Graybar l Meeting open to Non-members l ~10%– Non-Members l Average Meeting Attendance: 30 - 40
IEEE Central Texas Section Chapter Plans / Issues l We do have some concern with regard to leadership succession; ie., Ideas for securing new volunteers for chapter leadership?