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Past Events

“IEEE Day with the Green Sun Rising Company” organized by IEEE Young Professionals

Date: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Time: 8:30-11:00 AM

Location: Room 100 Toldo & Green Sun Rising Company

It was a very informative morning, with Green Sun Rising Company. It was interesting to see how they created solar systems installations through both Solar PV and Solar Thermal. Also, visiting their Renewable Energy Technology Center was the highlight of the morning! The RET-Center operates several fully functional solar systems, two electric vehicle charging stations, a small wind turbine, and a variety of demo units. It was a very interesting, and an insightful morning. Thank you Green Sun Rising Company for having us!


 “Health Informatics: Overview, Approaches, Challenges, and Applications”  organized by IEEE CIS, IEEE SMCS, and IEEE Windsor Section

Speaker: Dr. Saeed Samet

Date: Wednesday September 19th, 2018

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Room 3000 CEI

Dr. Samet has provided us with an interesting talk about Health Informatics. It was interesting to view the history of HI, and their development in the last half century. As Dr. Samet has shown, as HI develop, so does its challenges. Dr. Samet has talked about interesting approaches to tackle the current challenges HI face daily through its different applications. It was a great pleasure having Dr. Samet.


“Academic Writing Workshop”  organized by Professional Activities Committee and IEEE Windsor Section

Speaker: Mr. Jason Horn

Date: Wednesday August 1st, 2018

Time: 12:30 PM

Location: Room 2103 CEI

It was a great pleasure to have Mr. Horn to give us this Academic Writing Workshop. He has provided us with excellent tips and tricks to aid in writing papers, thesis or even technical reports. It was a very informative workshop, focusing on methods of citation, formatting and academic integrity. Thank you Mr. Horn for the excellent workshop!


IEEE CIS/SMC Challenge Competition

The IEEE Joint Chapter of Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) and Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), Windsor Section welcomed students who are interested in computational intelligence, data mining, machine learning, cybernetics domains to participate in the first competition for the IEEE CIS/SMC Challenge.

The Competition had 37 individual groups and the award ceremony was held on 31st May 2018 in CEI 3000

Competition Results:

  1. Aarron Younan
  2. Fazel Mohammadi and Chuyi Zheng
  3. Boyuan Cheng and Zihan Shu.


“Positive Control and Estimation of Dynamic Systems with Applications”  organized by IEEE Young Professionals Windsor Section

Speaker: Bahram Shafai

Date: Friday July 20th, 2018

Time: 2 PM

Location: Room 3000 in CEI

Dr. Shafai’s discussion concerning positive control and estimation of dynamic systems was intriguing, especially in focus of their applications. Positive systems are rapidly becoming more popular due to their numerous applicable nature. They’re often contain a robust stability which can sole more control and estimation problems. It was our great pleasure to have Dr. Shafai to have here at the University of Windsor.


“Machine Learning Approaches for Data Analysis”  organized by IEEE Young Professionals Windsor Section

Speaker: Abed Alkhateeb

Date: Wednesday June 20th, 2018

Time: 12:00 – 1:30 PM

Location: Room 3003 in CEI

Abed is Ph.D. Candidate in the Pattern Recognition and BioInformatics Lab. His talk concerning advances in technology in cancer analysis was very interesting. He discussed different machine learning methods, which classify different conditions of cancer; which are very useful for researchers and doctors. It was an intriguing talk about machine learning!


“Energy Saving in Big Buildings”  organized by IEEE Young Professionals Windsor Section and Women in Engineering

Speaker: Frank Mills

Date: Wednesday April 11th, 2018

Time: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Location: Room 2103 in CEI

Frank Mills is the principal of Frank Mills Consulting Ltd. Mr. Mills is very knowledgeable with Victorian and modern methods of building ventilation and architecture in a way to save energy; especially for bigger buildings. It was an interesting new point-of-view for the listeners to consider and possibly even build on.


“BioMEMS in Highly Sensitive Diagnosis”  organized by IEEE Young Professionals, Windsor Section and Women in Engineering

Speaker: Dr. Arezoo Emadi

Date: Friday March 23rd, 2018

Time: 12:00-2:00 PM

Location: Room 3000 in CEI

Dr. Emadi’s presentation about the development of highly sensitive diagnostic and monitoring tools is essential for most engineering fields, especially for health and environmental maintenance. It was truly intriguing to learn of the new generation of high performance devices for medical application, called BioMEMS.


“Fundamentals of RF Measurements”  organized by IEEE Young Professionals, Windsor Section and Joint Chapter of CAS & CS

Speaker: Syed Hosain from Testforce 

Date: Tuesday March 6th, 2018

Time: 3:00-5:00 PM

Location: Room 2103 in CEI


CEI Open House

Date: 2nd March 2018


Optimisation based non-linear processes” organised by Young Professionals, Windsor Section

Speaker: Dr. Helen Elaine Durand

Date: 19th October 2017


Machine Vision in Industry Seminar

Organized by IEEE University of Windsor Student Branch

Speaker: Michael Sirizotti

Date: Wednesday July 5th

Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Location: Room 2103, Centre for Engineering and Innovation

 


“How Machine Learning Helps Find Relevant Biomarkers in Cancer”

Organized by Young Professionals, IEEE Windsor Section

Speaker: Dr. Luis Rueda, Professor Univ of Windsor School of Computer Science

Date: 21st June 2017

Location: Room 3000, CEI, University of Windsor. 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario, Canada. N9B 3P4


Introduction to Web Development with JavaScript workshop

Date: Tuesday, June 20th

Location: B06 Odette (basement)

Speaker: Basil Roy, M.Eng Candidate, Membership Development, IEEE Student Branch


Event: “PHYTHON- for Deep Learning a Practical approach

Speaker:  Akilan Thangarajah, PhD Candidate, Vice Chair IEEE Univ of Windsor Computer Society, University of Windsor

Date: June 11, 2017, Sunday

Location:  CEI Building Room 2101 University of Windsor