3rd Annual Silicon Happy Valley Conference Connecting the EECS community

2017 Theme: Disruptive Technologies

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Nittany Lion Inn University Park, PA 16802

Sponsored by Penn State Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Alumni Society

Featured Keynote Speaker: Barry L. Shoop, Ph.D., P.E.

Barry Shoop is professor of electrical engineering and head of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, an international lecturer on disruptive technologies, and was the 2016 President of IEEE. His research interests include optical information processing, neural networks, image processing, disruptive innovations and educational pedagogy. Find out more about Barry on his website or on LinkedIn.

More on the other speakers to come!

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The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was created in the spring of 2015 to allow greater access to courses offered by both departments for undergraduate and graduate students in exciting collaborative research in fields.

We offer B.S. degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering and data science and graduate degrees (master's degrees and Ph.D.'s) in electrical engineering and computer science and engineering. EECS focuses on the convergence of technologies and disciplines to meet today’s industrial demands.

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