On Wednesday, November 28, 2012, in San Jose at the SEMI Global Headquarters, the Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC) held its Annual Open House Event In Santa Clara. SVEC president Laura Fechete spoke about SVEC Educational Outreach Programs, Keeper of Flame Award and the next Silicon Valley Engineering Hall of Fame Inductees. These will be awarded on Friday, February 19, 2013 during the Engineers Week Banquet at the Doubletree Hotel in San Jose.
The keynote speaker was Valery Miftakhov, Ph.D., Founder of Electric Motor Werks on “High Performance Vehicle Conversions.”
Jack Jew, SVEC Keeper of the Flame Committee Chair gave out the KOF award to Marie Cunniffe of Los Lomas High School. Kiran Gunnam officially kicked off our Call for Scholarships, due February 1, 2013.
Stan Myers, SVEC Hall of Fame Committee Chair announced the 2013 Silicon Valley Engineering Hall of Fame Inductees. They are Dr. Aart de Geus, co-founder of Synopsys, Professor Martin Hellman of Stanford University, Professor David A. Hodges, Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley and Dr. David K. Lam, founder of Lam Research.
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