2016 IEEE R1 Annual Student Conference

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April 15-16, 2016 – Central Connecticut State University

Connecting Students with Industry Professionals and IEEE Leaders

Date: April 15-16, 2016

Location: Central Connecticut State University (CCSU)

1615 Stanley Street

New Britain, CT 06050

The IEEE Region 1 Student Conference is the premier annual event where all student branches from IEEE Region 1 (the northeastern United States) meet to discuss mutual challenges and compete in regional competitions.

The conference’s objective is to encourage lively student engagement and provide an opportunity for students to network and learn from other students from across the Region, while applying practical engineering knowledge in the various competitions.

The conference also provides a great opportunity for student members to network with industry professionals and IEEE volunteer leaders.

Conference Highlights:

  • Undergraduate Student Paper Contest
  •  MicroMouse Workshop for Newbies and Pros
  • Regional MicroMouse Competition
  • Student Ethics Competition
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Meet IEEE Leaders and Industry Professionals
  • Award Ceremony and Dinner

To submit a paper for the Student Paper Contest:

https://ieee-r1-studentconference.myreviewroom.com

Hotel and Conference Registration Deadlines

Hotel Registration: March 15, 2016

Early Bird Conference Registration: March 31, 2016

Please register at: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/37907

About the Conference Hotel Accommodations:

Courtyard by Marriott Hartford/Farmington

1583 Southeast Rd; Farmington, CT 06032

Hotel accommodations will be provided on a first come first serve basis for those traveling more than 100 miles each way. Teams will be required to share a room (4 students per room). Hotel accommodations will not be provided for local participants. Conference meals and breaks will be provided for all registrants.

Conference Patrons:

MicroMouse Prizes provided by IEEEs Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) Board.

The 2016 Region 1 MicroMouse Competition & Workshop is proudly sponsored by:

IEEE USA

Steering Committee:

Conference Chair:

Dr. Charles Rubenstein,

Pratt Institute

(c.rubenstein@ieee.org)

Conference Co-Chair:

Dr. Haoyu Wang, CCSU

(wanghao@ccsu.edu)

Student Competition Chairs

MicroMouse:

Soon Wan, Vicor Corporation

(gimsoon@ieee.org)

Student Paper Contest:

Rob Vice, Vicor Corporation

(vice@ieee.org)

Ethics Competition:

Bruce Hecht, Analog Devices

(Bruce.Hecht@analog.com)

Student Volunteers Chair:

Dr. David Broderick, CCSU

(broderick@ccsu.edu)

Industry Chair:

Dr. Biao Zhang, ABB

(biaozhang@ieee.org)

CCSU Venue Co-chairs:

Dr. Ravindra Thamma

(thammarav@ccsu.edu)

Dr. Hassan Shibly

(hshibly@ccsu.edu)

More Information at:

http://ewh.ieee.org/reg/1/sac

Webmaster:

Abdelrahman Hosny, UConn

(abdelrahman.hosny@ieee.org)

Region 1 Director:

Ron Tabroff (r.tabroff@ieee.org)

Region 1 Student Rep:

Nikhil Shenoy, Rutgers Univ

(nrs76@scarletmail.rutgers.edu)

+ Conference Details

16R1_SAC_FlyerV1_16Feb22

April 15-16, 2016 – Central Connecticut State University

Connecting Students with Industry Professionals and IEEE Leaders

Date: April 15-16, 2016

Location: Central Connecticut State University (CCSU)

1615 Stanley Street

New Britain, CT 06050

The IEEE Region 1 Student Conference is the premier annual event where all student branches from IEEE Region 1 (the northeastern United States) meet to discuss mutual challenges and compete in regional competitions.

The conference’s objective is to encourage lively student engagement and provide an opportunity for students to network and learn from other students from across the Region, while applying practical engineering knowledge in the various competitions.

The conference also provides a great opportunity for student members to network with industry professionals and IEEE volunteer leaders.

Conference Highlights:

  • Undergraduate Student Paper Contest
  •  MicroMouse Workshop for Newbies and Pros
  • Regional MicroMouse Competition
  • Student Ethics Competition
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Meet IEEE Leaders and Industry Professionals
  • Award Ceremony and Dinner

To submit a paper for the Student Paper Contest:

https://ieee-r1-studentconference.myreviewroom.com

Hotel and Conference Registration Deadlines

Hotel Registration: March 15, 2016

Early Bird Conference Registration: March 31, 2016

Please register at: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/37907

About the Conference Hotel Accommodations:

Courtyard by Marriott Hartford/Farmington

1583 Southeast Rd; Farmington, CT 06032

Hotel accommodations will be provided on a first come first serve basis for those traveling more than 100 miles each way. Teams will be required to share a room (4 students per room). Hotel accommodations will not be provided for local participants. Conference meals and breaks will be provided for all registrants.

Conference Patrons:

MicroMouse Prizes provided by IEEEs Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) Board.

The 2016 Region 1 MicroMouse Competition & Workshop is proudly sponsored by:

IEEE USA

+ Organizers

Steering Committee:

Conference Chair:

Dr. Charles Rubenstein,

Pratt Institute

(c.rubenstein@ieee.org)

Conference Co-Chair:

Dr. Haoyu Wang, CCSU

(wanghao@ccsu.edu)

Student Competition Chairs

MicroMouse:

Soon Wan, Vicor Corporation

(gimsoon@ieee.org)

Student Paper Contest:

Rob Vice, Vicor Corporation

(vice@ieee.org)

Ethics Competition:

Bruce Hecht, Analog Devices

(Bruce.Hecht@analog.com)

Student Volunteers Chair:

Dr. David Broderick, CCSU

(broderick@ccsu.edu)

Industry Chair:

Dr. Biao Zhang, ABB

(biaozhang@ieee.org)

CCSU Venue Co-chairs:

Dr. Ravindra Thamma

(thammarav@ccsu.edu)

Dr. Hassan Shibly

(hshibly@ccsu.edu)

More Information at:

http://ewh.ieee.org/reg/1/sac

Webmaster:

Abdelrahman Hosny, UConn

(abdelrahman.hosny@ieee.org)

Region 1 Director:

Ron Tabroff (r.tabroff@ieee.org)

Region 1 Student Rep:

Nikhil Shenoy, Rutgers Univ

(nrs76@scarletmail.rutgers.edu)

IEEE Region 1 Website