Past Events

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2006 - 7:00 pm          A Tour of the New CNSV Website 1

Join a discussion about the new CNSV website including the design decisions involved and the technology behind the site.

Helen Kennedy, Kennedy Consulting Services / 650.365.7568
Tuesday, Jan 17, 2006 - 7:00 pm          Marketing Your Consulting Practice on the Web 2

You've got a website, but are you doing a good job of marketing yourself and your business? Why should you bother? Unless you are so busy with work that you never need to attract new clients, you may be missing your best opportunity to convince companies to engage you as a consultant.

John Peplowski
Tuesday, Dec 13, 2005 - 7:00 pm

Would you like to know how the rich save money on taxes (legally)? Some of their strategies may apply to you. Come and hear John Peplowski -- and maybe you can apply some of his wisdom to your own financial situation. John is an experienced speaker on wealth accumulation during our working, that is consulting, years.

Tuesday, Nov 16, 2004 - 7:00 pm          Medical Device Development and Entrepreneurship 3
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Sunnyvale 

This presentation will outline some of the unique features of product development in the medical device industry.

Tuesday, Sep 21, 2004 - 7:00 pm          Reliability Tools and Integration for the Manufacturing Phase 4
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Sunnyvale 

Learn what engineers can do to improve product reliability during the manufacturing phase.

Hakim M. Mesiwala, Ph.D.
Tuesday, Mar 16, 2004 - 7:00 pm          Tutorial Overview of Digital Signal Processing (DSP) for Practicing Engineers 5
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Sunnyvale 

Dr. Hakim M. Mesiwala will provide an overview of the field of Digital Signal Processing (DSP).

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2003 - 7:00 pm          Building Embedded Applications using Linux and other OSes 6
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Sunnyvale, CA 

Bill Rousseau will present an informal tutorial on the traps and tricks of the trade, drawing on examples abstracted from actual, and a few hypothetical, applications.

Lauro Rizzatti, Get2Chip, Inc.
Tuesday, May 21, 2002 - 7:00 pm          High-Level Synthesis to Design in the New Millennium 7
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Sunnyvale 

Dr. Lauro Rizzatti will talk on the impact and benefits of high-level synthesis for these large designs into the new millennium. His presentation will include a brief overview of the Electronic Design Automation industry, an introduction to high-level synthesis, and the benefits of high-level synthesis.

Katie Horvath, Fish & Richardson, PC
Tuesday, Apr 16, 2002 - 7:00 pm          The Role of the Expert Witness in Technology Litigation 8
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Sunnyvale 

The challenge: understanding and explaining complex technology to a judge and jury. The solution: hire the right expert witness.