R1 Student Conference Progam

Date Time Event Type Topic / Program / Activity Speakers Hosts
2/11/2021
(Thursday)
5:00pm – 6:00pm Industry Leaders Lecture Series Entrepreneurship: Lessons from the Front Lines Mitch Maiman
President, Intelligent Product Solutions
NYIT and IEEE NYIT Student Branch
2/20/2021
(Saturday)
2:00pm – 3:00pm Student Branch Activities IEEE Open Project Space (OPS 2.0)
https://openproject.space
Leo Szeto, Bryan Wong, Jacqueline Lam IEEE UCLA Student Branch
2/27/2021
(Saturday)
2:00pm – 3:00pm Tech Talk Why Students need IEEE Membership? How can IEEE helps student? Kristen MacCartney
IEEE Senior University Partnership Program Manager
Region 1 Student Activities
3/4/2021
(Thursday)
12:45pm – 1:45pm Industry Leaders Lecture Series All Speaking is Public Speaking:
Make Your Ideas Stick and Your Presence Slick
Jennifer Thayer
Senior Consultant, Mottspoint Consulting
NYIT and IEEE NYIT Student Branch
3/6/2021 to 3/7/2021 Makeathon MakeMIT – Design Weekend https://makemit.org MIT
3/8/2021 to 3/21/2021 Makeathon MakeMIT – Build Weeks https://makemit.org MIT
3/20/2021 2:00pm – 3:00pm Workshop Leadership Bala Prasana
Region 1 Treasurer
Region 1 Student Activities
3/25/2021
(Thursday)
12:45pm – 1:45pm Industry Leaders Lecture Series A Career in Consulting and Design – Engineers,
architects, and scientists working together for
sustainable communities
Mike Lantier
Assistant V.P. Partner, H2M architects + engineers
NYIT and IEEE NYIT Student Branch
4/12/2021
(Monday)
5:00pm – 6:00pm Industry Leaders Lecture Series 5G Wireless – Technology, Expectations, & Deployment Status Robert DiFazio
President, RZio LLC
NYIT and IEEE NYIT Student Branch
4/24/2021
(Saturday)
Contest Student Paper Contest IEEE Umaine Student Branch
Ali Abedi, Gabriel Ong
4/26/2021
(Monday)
5:00pm – 6:00pm Industry Leaders Lecture Series 5G MEC and Related Applications Sanyogita Shamsunder
VP of 5G/digital Ecosystem and Innovation, Verizon
NYIT and IEEE NYIT Student Branch
5/4/2021
(Tuesday)
12:45pm – 1:45pm Industry Leaders Lecture Series From Top-Level Design Specification to Detail Design Ed Palacio
President and Co-founder
P&L Technical Management Solutions Corp.
NYIT and IEEE NYIT Student Branch
5/22/2021
(Saturday)
Workshop HKN Workshop Jason Hui & Charlotte Blair IEEE-HKN
5/28/2021 7:00pm – 9:00pm Workshop iTryR Soon Wan
Region 1 Student Activities Chair
Region 1 Student Activities
5/29/2021
(Saturday)
Contest Miromouse Design Executive Summary Region 1
Bala Prasanna, Bob Pellegrino
6/5/2021 10am – 11:30am Workshop iTryRobotics – LEGO Robotics AM Session 1 FIRST Tech Challenge – Blue Box Team Region 1 Student Activities
6/5/2021 1pm – 2:30pm Workshop iTryRobotics – LEGO Robotics PM Session 1 FIRST Tech Challenge – Banana Box Team Region 1 Student Activities
6/6/2021 10am – 11:30am Workshop iTryRobotics – LEGO Robotics AM Session 2 FIRST Tech Challenge – Blue Box Team Region 1 Student Activities
6/6/2021 1pm – 2:30pm Workshop iTryRobotics – LEGO Robotics PM Session 2 FIRST Tech Challenge – Banana Box Team Region 1 Student Activities
TBD Contest Student Ethnics Contest Region 1 Student Activities
TBD Workshop IEEE WIE Charlotte Blair Region 1 WIE
TBD Workshop CADathon Charlotte Blair Region 1 Student Activities