Claude Shannon
The objective of the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the IEEE Information Theory Society is to sponsor local seminars and publicize conferences, workshops and other information of interest to the Society's local members and technical people in the area of information theory.

Meetings are usually held in room 202 in Packard Building at Stanford University
on the fourth Wednesday of each month beginning 6:00 pm,
except no meetings in July, August and December.

Parking in Parking Structures is free after 4:00 pm.

2017 Meetings Schedule

November 15th
DNA Sequencing: From Information Limits to Genome Assembly Software
Ilan Shomorony, PhD., Human Longevity, Inc.
             Please register here.
             NOT OUR USUSAL DATE!

All our meetings are free and open to the public,
typically with networking and refreshments from 6:00 pm and the talk starting at 6:30 pm.

Generally reservations are not required; however, specific meetings may require reservation

Click here for abstracts of past meetings

To join Chapter mail list, send email to Chapter Secretary
Please state whether you are an IEEE member or not

Chapter Officers
ChairpersonChristian Peelchris dot peel at ieee dot org
Vice-ChairFelipe Gomez Cubafelipe dot gomez dot cuba at gmail dot com
TreasurerKrishna Vallabhanenivallabhaneni at ieee dot org
SecretaryTom Gardnert dot gardner at computer dot org
Program Chair EmeritusAnna T.laikingt at gmail dot com

In Memorium: Art Astrin, Chapter founder and for many years our Chairperson

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