Svetislav Maric - Director of the UCSD Extension engineering and IT Programs
It is well known that the
primary responsibility of UCSD Extension is to provide continuous learning to
the San Diego Community in all kinds of professions. In this talk we present the
latest activities in the UCSD Extension Technology group. We first introduce the
structure of UCSD Extension in general and how does Technology, a.k.a
Engineering and IT fit into it. Since the technology group is closely aligned
with the Business and Science groups we also review what is new in these groups
and how they relate to Technology. We then discuss in detail some of the newly
established programs, for instance Software Quality Assurance, Robotics and new
Programming Courses. Future programs and initiatives are also
Maric got his Ph.D. degree in 1990 from University of Rochester for his work in
Frequency Hop Signal Design for multiuser spread spectrum communications. He
worked as a Professor at City College of New York and later as a lecturer at the
Cambridge University Engineering department. He joined Qualcomm in 1999 where he
worked on the development and testing of physical layers of wireless systems. He
is currently the Director of the UCSD Extension engineering and IT Programs.
Giovanni's Restaurant, 9353 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard at Ruffin Road, in Kearney Mesa
|The meeting is at Giovanni's Restaurant, 9353 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard
at Ruffin Road, in Kearney Mesa. Giovanni's Restaurant (also called Giovanni's
Pizza) is located near the Interstate 15, SR 163 and SR 52 freeways. Please see
the map at www.ieeeconsultants.com. Click the little map on
the web site for a bigger map.
San Diego IEEE Consultants' Network Meeting Date and Time: The
presentation will start promptly at 7:00 PM. This will allow the formal
portion of the meeting to be finished no later than 8:30. All are welcome to stay later for additional questions and networking.
6:00 - 7:00 pm – Dinner and informal networking
7:00 - 8:30 pm – Roundtable discussion
We meet on the second Monday
of every month, same time, same place (now at Giovanni's Restaurant in
Kearney Mesa). The format is dinner and networking from 6-7 PM and
meeting from 7-8:30 PM.
always welcome newcomers and old faces we haven’t seen in a while. No
RSVP is required; just show up. Order at the counter; tell them you are
with IEEE and they will direct you to the meeting room. We now meet in
the larger, quieter room, down the hall to the right as you enter the
No charge. Buy your own dinner.
RSVP needed. All are
welcome, just show up. Bring two guests.