November 28, 2012 - Silicon Valley Engineering Council Open House

Valery Miftakhov, Ph.D., Founder, Electric Motor Werks was a Keynote speaker at Silicon Valley Engineering Council 2012 Open House. His talk "Electric Cars – a Fad or the Future of Transportation?" was very well received by the tough audience of engineers and generated great questions. The presentation video can be seen at:



SVEC Open House Agenda

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
SEMI Global Headquarters
3081 Zanker Road
San Jose, 95134

Welcome Reception: 6:00pm-7:00pm

7:00-7:15 PM Welcoming Remarks & Acknowledgement of Sponsors, Laura V. Fechete, President, Silicon Valley Engineering Council
7:15-7:20 PM Dennis P. McGuirk, President and CEO of SEMI
7:20-7:45 PM Keynote speaker: Valery Miftakhov, Ph.D., Founder, Electric Motor Werks - High Performance Electric Vehicle Conversions
7:45-7:55 PM 2012 SVEC Keeper of the Flame Award – Jack Jew, Keeper of the Flame Chair
7:55-8:05 PM Call for Nominations for 2013 Scholarships - Kiran Gunnam, Education/ Scholarships Chair
8:05-8:15 PM Discover “E” (Engineering) Program– Lynn Guest, SVEC Discover “E” Committee Chair
8:15-8:35 PM 2013 Silicon Valley Engineering Hall of Fame Inductees Announcement – Stanley T. Myers, SVEC HoF Committee Chair
8:35-8:45 PM SVEC Engineers Week Banquet, Tuesday, February 19, 2013
8:45-8:55 PM Closing Remarks – Laura V. Fechete