Young Professionals Mentoring Event at CICC 2017
The Young Professional (YP) and Student members of the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS) enjoyed food, drink, and friendly conversation at a mentoring event organized by SSCS YP Chair Emre Ayranci at The Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC) 2017 on 2 May 2017. This year’s event attracted a large number of young professionals and students.
Ayranci kicked off the event with a welcome and presentation about the numerous benefits of SSCS membership. This year’s event featured two guest speakers and industry luminaries – Tyson Tuttle, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Silicon Labs, Austin, Texas and Daniel Cooley, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Internet of Things (IoT) Products, Silicon Labs, Austin, Texas. Tuttle and Cooley spoke of their journeys and experiences. Both speakers offered advice to the future generation of the Society and the field.