In conjunction with ISSCC 2018, the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS) will be holding a Young Professionals & Graduate Students Micro-Mentoring and Career Coaching Session. The event will be held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 6 PM in the Soma Room of the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. The complementary event is open to all graduate students, early career engineers, and faculty within 15 years of their degree. Leading experts from industry, academia, SSCS executive officers & distinguished lecturers will be available at the mentoring session to talk about career coaching, entrepreneurship, publications, and answer all your questions - both in a town-hall style and one-on-one. There will be complimentary snacks and beverages available for all participants. Student participants will get 1 year complimentary SSCS membership and a free SSCS t-shirt. Please click here to RSVP. Walk-in's are welcome.
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.