IEEE Orlando Section Monthly

Vol. 47, No. 1 - January 2014

IEEE Orlando Section Monthly - Vol. 47, No. 1 - January 2014

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IEEE Orlando Section Executive Committee Meeting

Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Time: 6:30 - 7:00 pm - Social and Dinner; 7:00 - 8:00 pm Executive Committee Meeting

Place: Orlando Business Development Center, District 2 (affiliated with the UCF and the S.B.A.) at 3218 East Colonial Drive, Suite #G, Orlando, FL 32802

Directions: In Herndon Plaza just east of Maguire Blvd. This is the shopping center across Colonial Drive from Fashion Square. It is on the west end of the building, around the building at the Southwest corner from the HH Gregg entrance.

Cost: Meeting attendance is free to all IEEE members and Non-IEEE members.

RSVP: Stanley Buchanan,, tel. 407-256-3329 - Cell


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2014 Orlando Section Officers

The Orlando Section elects officers for a term of one year beginning January 1st. This year the Orlando Section utilized the IEEE vTools Voting system for the election process, and 35 paper ballots were mailed to members who don't have an e-mail address in their IEEE records. The Online voter turnout that ended on December 30th was 3% and the paper ballot was 14%. The total ballot results are as follows:

  • Chair: Stanley P. Buchanan
  • Vice Chair: Ravi Rajaravivarma
  • Secretary: Lynn Guthrie
  • Treasurer: Deb Hall

Congratulations to the 2014 Orlando Section Officers!

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IEEE Orlando Section Congratulates our New Senior Members!

The IEEE Orlando Section congratulates our new Senior Members!: Anthony Guarino and Lynn Guthrie.

The last A&A Review Panel meeting was held on 23 November in New Brunswick, NJ. The next IEEE Senior Member Review Panel Meeting will be held on 15 February 2014 in Los Angeles, CA.

For details on how to apply for IEEE Senior Member grade and view the 2013 review panel meeting dates, visit the IEEE Senior Member homepage. For Senior Member inquiries, contact:

Helpful Senior Member web links:
Senior Member Update
Senior Member Application
Senior Member Reference Form
Senior Member Nomination Event Guide
Identify members you wish to recruit for senior membership elevation:

Volunteers with access to SAMIEEE can run a predefined query - Senior Member Upgrade - 1st Level Requirements.

Click on Access SAMIEEE (systems asks twice)
Log in with IEEE username/password
Click on catalog
Double click on Shared Folder
Click on SAMIEEE
Click on Geographic Predefined Queries
Click on (GEO) SM Upgrade - 1st Level Requirements

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STEAM 2014 Events

Come on out to the following "STEAM Rocks!" (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) events scheduled for the 2013/2014 school year where we will be encouraging 5th graders to participate in various hands on activities related to maglev vehicles, wind turbines, solar cars, and more. These hands on activities are funded by the IEEE Orlando Section and the Florida Engineering Foundation. You will be volunteering alongside fellow engineering and technology students from Valencia, UCF, and DeVry as well as local area engineers helping 5th grade students to become excited about science, technology, engineering, art, and math and to see how these subjects are all interconnected as they complete various hands on projects.

Friday, January 24, 2014 from 1 PM until 3 PM at Tildenville Elementary School
1221 Brick Road
Winter Garden, FL 34787
(407) 877-5054

Friday, April 4, 2014 from 1 PM until 3 PM at Tildenville Elementary School
1221 Brick Road
Winter Garden, FL 34787
(407) 877-5054

Please register HERE.

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