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The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
IEEE Orlando Section
Established in 1959 and serving over 1,400 members in
Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Lake and Sumter counties.

IEEE Orlando Section Monthly

Vol. XXXVII No. 08
September 2004


Contents:

Local News:

Region 3 News:
USA News:
 

Executive Committee (EXCOM) Meeting

Date:

Tuesday, Sep. 7th

Time:

6:30 - 8:00 p.m. EXCOM Meeting

Place:

Louie & Maria Restaurant
9728 E. Colonial Dr., 407-277-7755

Topics:

* August Meeting Minutes
* Treasurer's Report
* Family Fun Day Planning

Contact:

Joe Juisai at 407 808-1301 or e-mail to reserve space.

 
CONGRATULATIONS TO NEW SENIOR MEMBER
Congratulations to Yi Guo for being selected to Senior Membership. Yi was nominated by the Orlando section with technical affiliations with the Control Systems Society, Robotics & Automation Society.

PES/IA/PEL CHAPTER NEEDS MORE OFFICERS
Want to get involved in local IEEE? We have immediate openings. Officer Meetings are first Weds of the month at Tijuana Flats in downtown Orlando. We need new leaders, our existing core of officers is dwindling. For more information please contact: Debra L. Prince at (407) 359-4483 office, (407) 810-8951 cell,

PES Distinguished Lecturer Program

Date:

Tuesday, September 21, 2004

Time:

6:00 to 8:30 pm

Place:

Crowne Plaza Hotel
5555 Hazeltine National Drive (north of airport off Semoran Blvd.-Rt. 436)
Orlando, FL

Topic:

Transmission Voltage Capacitors - Substation

Speaker:

John E. Harder, Applications Consultant

Abstract:

The application of capacitors on transmission systems has become critical with the increased loading of these systems. This presentation will discuss the considerations in placing capacitors on the system, the construction of transmission voltage capacitor banks - including protection, and operation and maintenance considerations.

Bio:

Mr. Harder is a consulting engineer with substantial experience with design and applications considerations for transmission voltage equipment; including power capacitors, surge arresters, capacitive voltage transformers, etc. He has provided expertise on insulation systems; insulation coordination; testing techniques; and the design, protection and operation of transmission systems. He has been involved with a wide variety of equipment applications since the early 1970's and has worked with many utilities and industrials on applications and problems.

RSVP:

Please indicate name, number of attendees, and menu selection by September 16 to Bob Gray at:

Cost:

$20 for IEEE members and spouses, $25 for non-members. Pay at banquet room.

Menu:

Selections:
Chicken Mediterranean - Boneless Breast of Chicken, Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto, Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Melted Mozzarella Cheese, Fresh Vegetables and Roasted Potatoes.
Roast Pork Loin - Herb & Peppercorn Crusted Pork Loin Slow-roasted and served with Burgundy Demi-Glaze, Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Fresh Julienne of Vegetables.
Freshly Baked Rolls & Butter included in both.
Tiramisu with Frangelico Cream for dessert and
Coffee, Tea, or Decaffeinated Coffee.

Automation Fair 2004
Mark your calendar!   October 27-28,  2004
Allen-Bradley Automation Fair
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
www.automationfair.com

SCOOP
 
 
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