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Ardunio Microcontroller Programming

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

The workshop is to continue learning Ardunio microcontroller programming.

In this workshop, continue the discussion about 7 segment LED , learning about Shift register and the application with Arduino board and keypad integration. The workshop involves hardware and software.

Date & Time: Monday July 23rd, 2018
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Instrumentation Measurement – Robotics Automation Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

For information, please contact: Zahraa Khalil

Ardunio Microcontroller Programming

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

The workshop is to continue learning Ardunio microcontroller programming, a way to get the knowledge about microcontrollers. This involves learning
hardware component and software component.

In this workshop, we are going to introduce Pulse with Modulation concept and program Arduino to see it. Introducing 7 segment LED ( common cathode and anode) and going through wiring and programming.

Date & Time: Monday July 16th, 2018
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Instrumentation Measurement – Robotics Automation Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

For information, please contact: Zahraa Khalil

Motor Control with Arduino

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

-Introduction
-Basic information about DC motor, stepper motor and servo motor
-How to make them run (ON/OFF)
-How to control speed
* Basic information about PID control (I will not make the whole calculation but still I want to mention about the idea to show where it comes from)
-How to control direction
– How and where can we use them

Speaker: Seda Erturk

Date & Time: Tuesday July 10th, 2018
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Robotics Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Location: Prototype Lab (J232 Humber College North Campus)

For information, please contact: Dr. Maryam Davoudpour

Introduction to Robotics Class 5

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Students will learn the basic robot building blocks through hands on examples. By the end of the lesson students will precisely control a motor through Arduino code. The flow of information and signals will be examined. Students should read online tutorials on:
1. How to control a servo motor via Arduino
2. How a rotary encoder sensor works and how to use them via Arduino.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Robotics Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Date & Time: Monday June 25th, 2018
3:30 p.m.

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

For information, please contact: Dr. Maryam Davoudpour

Introduction to Robotics Class 4

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Students will learn the basic robot building blocks through hands on examples. By the end of the lesson students will precisely control a motor through Arduino code. The flow of information and signals will be examined. Students should read online tutorials on:
1. How to control a servo motor via Arduino
2. How a rotary encoder sensor works and how to use them via Arduino.

Date & Time: Monday June 18th, 2018
3:30 p.m.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Robotics Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

For information, please contact: Dr. Maryam Davoudpour

Introduction to Microcontrollers

Friday, June 15th, 2018

The workshop is to introduce students to Ardunio microcontroller programming, a way to get the knowledge about microcontrollers. This involves hardware component and software components.

Date & Time: Wednesday June 13th, 2018
2:30 p.m.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Robotics Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

For information, please contact: Dr. Maryam Davoudpour

Introduction to Robotics Class 3: Introduction to Encoders and Feedback

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Students will learn the basic robot building blocks through hands on examples. By the end of the lesson students will precisely control a motor through Arduino code. The flow of information and signals will be examined. Students should read online tutorials on:
1. How to control a servo motor via Arduino
2. How a rotary encoder sensor works and how to use them via Arduino.

Date & Time: Monday June 11th, 2018
3:30 p.m.

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Robotics Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

For information, please contact: Dr. Maryam Davoudpour

Engineering Gateways: Communicating for Success as Women in Engineering

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Tuesday, July 24th at 1:00 p.m., come join IEEE Canada Women in Engineering (WIE) and IEEE Toronto WIE Group for “Engineering Gateways: Communicating for Success as Women in Engineering” Panel at the IEEE Professional Communication 2018 (ProComm’18). Diverse perspectives will be brought to this panel on topics such as communications, self-promotion, professional branding, and strategies for intervention.

Day & Time: Tuesday, July 24, 2018
1:00 p.m. ‐ 2:15 p.m.

Speakers: Namir Anani
President and CEO of Information and Communications Technology Council

Christine Laperriere
Lead Coach and Executive Director of the Women of Influence Advancement Centre

Teresa Sing
VP Business Development, Refine Recruitment

Jennifer van Amerom
Founder and CEO, Refine Recruitment

Deborah-Tihanyi
Associate Professor, Teaching Stream, Director, and Communication Coordinator
University of Toronto

Location: Bahen Centre for Information Technology
University of Toronto
40 St. George Street, Toronto
Canada M5S 2E4

Register: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/173431

Contact: Dr. Maryam Davoudpour

Organizer: IEEE Canada Women in Engineering (WIE) and IEEE Toronto WIE Group

Introduction To Robotics Class 2: Practical Introduction to Robot Subsystems

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Students will learn the basic robot building blocks through hands on examples. By the end of the lesson students will precisely control a motor through Arduino code. The flow of information and signals will be examined. Students should read online tutorials on:
1. How to control a servo motor via Arduino
2. How a rotary encoder sensor works and how to use them via Arduino.

Date & Time: Monday June 4th, 2018
3:30 p.m.

Location: Humber North Campus, J Building

Organizers: IEEE Toronto WIE, IEEE Toronto Robotics Chapter, IEEE Humber Student Affinity Group

For information, please contact: Dr Maryam Davoudpour

29th Biennial Symposium on Communications – BSC 2018 (Toronto)

Friday, May 18th, 2018

BSC 2018 will take place in Toronto, Ontario from June 6 to 7, 2018. Find out more information at http://infotheory.ca/bsc2018/

Important Dates:
Submission deadline: Apr. 5, 2018
Acceptance notification: April 29, 2018
Final papers due: May 13, 2018
Conference dates: June 6 – 7, 2018

Main Sponsor:

Canadian Society for Information Theory

Technical Co-Sponsors:

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Incorporated (IEEE)
Toronto Section SP Chapter
Toronto Section WIE Affinity Group
Toronto Section COM/BT Jt Chapter
Toronto Section IM/RA Joint Chapter