IEEE Region 6 OpCom Meeting in San Francisco
IEEE Region 6 - Inspiration, Imagination, Innovation for 2018
On February 2-4, 2018, Region 6 will have its annual Operating Committee meeting which will feature a combination of interactive sessions, speakers and meetings.
The IEEE Region 6 Opcom is the largest annual IEEE Region 6 meeting, and gathers together the entire IEEE Region 6 Committee – Including the chairs of all IEEE Region 6 sections, Region 6 Area and Activity Chairs, and Region 6 Executive Committee Officers. The theme is Innovation, Imagination, and Inspiration for 2018. In addition to regular region business, bylaws, and budget, the meeting includes extensive training and opportunities to learn from local and global IEEE experts including 2018 IEEE President Jim Jefferies, 2017 IEEE President Karen Bartleson, and leaders from major technical and educational activities and organizations across IEEE. Candidates and leaders from IEEE-USA will be presenting on advocacy and professional activities that advance technology for humanity.
The event will incorporate the IEEE-USA Awards Ceremony as part of Saturday’s luncheon.
Date and Time
- Start time: 02 February 2018 12:00 PM
- End time: 04 February 2018 12:00 PM
- All times are US/Pacific
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- Embassy Suites SFO Waterfront
- 150 Anza Blvd
- Burlingame, California
- United States
- Building: Reservation link will be posted
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Please contact Scott Tamashiro <firstname.lastname@example.org> with any questions.
The Embassy Suites SFO Waterfront is the meeting venue
Reserve by January 10th to take advantage of the discounted room block -- a reservation link will be posted.
Address:150 Anza Blvd, , Burlingame, United States, 94080
Registration begins at noon, Friday
Program begins at 1 pm Friday, February 2 and ends at noon on Sunday, February 4.
Saturday program is 8:30 am-5:30 pm, followed by Off-site event
Sunday program is 8:30 am to noon.
Friday, February 2
Lunch at the Hotel prior to the beginning of the program available only until 12:10 pm with pre-registration
Afternoon program of IEEE Region activities including Vitality, Member Engagement, Student Activities, MGA Initiatives, and IEEE-USA and Region Director Candidate Forum
Reception at the Hotel after the program and dinner on your own
(Evening R6 Directors Forum - Budget, Bylaws, Sprited Discussion)
Saturday, February 3
Breakfast at the Hotel before the program
Program - Region and More
Lunch & IEEE-USA Awards and R6 Awards at the Hotel
Reception at the Hotel
Dinner Off-site - depart from hotel
Sunday, February 4
Breakfast at the Hotel
8:30 Program Begins
Educational and Technical Activities
Agenda includes meetings, speakers, sessions, reports, and workshops on these and other topics:
Admission & Advancement (Senior Membership)
Awards & Recognition
Conferences -Region 6
Creating Member Value
IEEE Presidential Candidate Forum
IEEE-USA Presidential Candidate Forum
IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu
Membership & Geographic Activities Updates
Professional Activities (PACE)
Public Visibility for Sections
Region 6 Area Meetings
Region 6 Opcom Business Meeting
Region 6 Budget
Sections Congress 2017
Section Operations and Planning
Treasurer and Financial Training
Women in Engineering