May 2009 – Section Meeting Info

MAY MEETING
STUDENT PROJECTS

DATE: Thursday, May 21, 2009
PLACE : Raffel’s – 10160 Reading Road (see below for directions)
TIME : 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. –  Social Time
           6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. –  Dinner
           7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. –  Presentation
COST FOR DINNER: $10.00 per person – REGARDLESS OF MEMBERSHIP OR MEMBERSHIP GRADE!

NOTE:  DINNERS ARE ALWAYS OPTIONAL – YOU MAY ATTEND THE PROGRAM ONLY. 

ABOUT THE MEETING:  Two college’s senior students at UC will give presentations at the meeting. The two colleges are College of Engineering and College of Applied Science.  Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science (ECE & CS)  programs are in the College of Engineering.  Electrical and Computer Engineering TECHNOLOGY  (ECET) programs are in the College of Applied Science.

In addition, in each spring quarter, seniors from UC College of Applied Science bring their senior design projects to the public at Duke Energy Center and demonstrate their creative design, project management skills and eye-catching ingenuity.  This annual senior design project exhibition is called “Tech Expo”. This year, Tech Expo 2009, is on May 7th, 2009, from 9:00AM to 4:00PM at the Duke Energy Center. The exhibition is free to visit. For detailed information about Tech Expo 2009, please check it out at http://www.uc.edu/cas/expo/.   In addition, on May 7, UC CAS will host a regional Energy Conference at the Duke Energy Convention Center, for information about this conference, please check it out at http://www.uc.edu/cas/expo/energy.aspx.

MENU SELECTIONS:   Country Fried Chicken, Spaghetti with Marinara Sauce, Meatloaf served in Brown Gravy, Red Skinned Mashed Potatoes, Succotash, Caesar Salad, Fresh Fruit Salad, Buttermilk Biscuits, Apple Dumplings, Coffee, Tea, Iced Tea, Soft Drinks. There is also a bar available for the purchase of alcoholic drinks.

LOCATION:  Raffel’s is located at 10160 Reading Road, south of Glendale-Milford Road on the east side of Reading. Take I-75 to the Glendale-Milford Rd. Exit, go east on Glendale-Milford Road approximately ¾ of a mile to Reading Rd. and turn right on Reading.

RESERVATIONS:  Please email Fred Nadeau for reservations at mailto:fnadeau1@earthlink.net (preferred) or call the Section Voice Mail at 513-629-9380 by Noon, Tuesday, May 19, 2009 if you plan to attend. Please leave your Name, IEEE Member Number, and a daytime telephone number.

PE CREDITS: Depending on the subject matter, attendance at IEEE Cincinnati Section Meetings now qualifies the attendee for Professional Development Hours towards renewal of Professional Engineers Licenses. Required documentation will be available following the meeting!  The Section Meetings also provide a great opportunity to network with fellow engineers in the area.