NEXT CHAPTER 47 MEETING:
SBE Chapter 47 - LUNCH Meeting
Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 1130am
Holiday Inn-Media Center Hotel, Usually in Rear of Restaurant Area -
(150 E. Angeleno Avenue – Burbank, CA 91502) (click for map)
SUBJECT: Fiber Optics
SPEAKER Steve Wilkes, President of QPC Fiber Optic
ABSTRACT Steve will cover the subject of Fiber Optics in the following areas:
Brief Fiber Technology Overview
Common Fiber Optic Connector Types
Expanded Beam vs. Physical Connect Pro’s and Con’s
Live Demo: Practical limits of different types of Fiber Optic Accessories
Q & A
Steve Wilkes has held technical, management and executive positions with Corning, Delphi Connection, Fiberguide Industries as well as QPC Fiber Optic. He is a hands on engineer specializing in harsh environment fiber optic assemblies, hardware, and custom fiber optic products.
Steve has a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Pepperdine University.
QPC is a woman-owned small business located in San Clemente, CA offering custom engineered Fiber Optic solutions for challenging environments.
WHERE: Burbank Holiday Inn, meeting room just past the hotel restaurant, Park in Hotel Parking Garage, Parking will be validated at end of meeting (click for map) Meals are optional but cost is $20 if you decide to join us.
Please try to join us. Meal cost is $20.
JOIN US FOR INTERESTING CONVERSATION, GOOD FELLOWSHIP, A GOOD MEAL, INFORMATION OF IMPORTANCE TO OUR RESPECTIVE ORGANIZATIONS AND A 1/2 POINT TOWARDS RE-CERTIFICATION.
PLEASE PLACE YOUR RESERVATION NOW - CLICK & SEND:
DIRECTIONS: Take Interstate 5 (Golden State Freeway North to
Burbank and exit at Olive Avenue. Those that exit from the North bound lanes of
the freeway - Please watch for detours as you exit the freeway.
Park in the Holiday Inn parking structure. We will validate
your parking. The South bound lanes should exit at
Verdugo. As you exit, turn left on the frontage road and follow under the
freeway. This will place you on Verdugo. Turn left at
Should you have comments on subjects you wish to have presented, please contact me.
See you there,