The Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC) proudly presents its 2009 Silicon Valley Engineers Week Banquet on Thursday, February 19, 2009. The SVEC will honor several outstanding individuals for their remarkable contributions by welcoming them into its Hall of Fame. The banquet will also feature a distinguished keynote speaker and award several scholarships for academic excellence. The Hall of Fame ceremony will recognize local engineers for their outstanding professional achievements, both in engineering and technology-- and for significant contributions to the community.
The Honorable John Garamendi
Lieutenant Governor of California
"Keeping California Golden - Innovative Leadership and Investments"
Hall of Fame Inductees
Robert E. Berry
Space Systems Loral
Dr. Sung-Mo(Steve) Kang
University of California, Merced
Dr. Meyya Meyyappan
Chief Scientist for Exploration Technology Center for Nanotechnology,
NASA Ames Research Center
Dr. Jimmy Kazuhiro Omura
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Tickets are $85 - No walk ins! Dinner includes a fresh green salad, seasonal vegetables, dessert, coffee, and international teas plus the entree of your choice.
5:30 PM Reception and No-Host Bar
6:30 PM SVEC President’s Welcome
6:45 PM Dinner with Friends
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Silicon Valley Engineering Council
The Alliance for Engineering Leaders in Silicon Valley, SVEC is dedicated, through a network of volunteers and local engineering societies, to meeting the needs of the engineers of today and of tomorrow. Member organizations include: AIChE, ASCE, ASME, ASMI, AUVSI, EAASV, IEEE-CPMT, IEEE-CS, IEEE-SSC, INCOSE, SAE, SAMPE, SBAY, SCVSEFA, SME, STC, SWE