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 - Burbank, CA

(150 E.  Angeleno Avenue – Burbank, CA 91502)   (click for map)


Meeting Topic:   

 

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

                                                QPC Overview

                                                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: sbechap47@verizon.net
 

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 1st Street and right on San Angeleno. The Holiday Inn will be on your right.

Should you have comments on subjects you wish to have presented, please contact me.

See you there,

Dick Burden

 

rwburden@pacbell.net

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