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The SoCal Network organises technical lectures, visits and other events in and around Southern California, with most of our members living in Los Angeles, San Diego and Orange Counties. All are welcome to attend events, including non-IET members, as well as friends and family.


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To stay informed about upcoming events and to network with other members in the Southern California engineering and technology community, please register for a free account on Engineering Communities (or use your MyIET member login) and also follow us on Twitter @IET_SoCal, Facebook, and LinkedIn. You should also subscribe to the California Newsletter, and any other newsletters of interest to you. For more info, contact the Community Organizing Committee.
Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Planning - Oct 1st, 2016.
Continuing our efforts to provide intesresting and informative events to everybody the Local Network has the opportunity to learn all about disaster recovery and business continuity planning  strategies, this write-up
How to Map the Earth (or what was the Space Shuttle for) - Sept 10th, 2016.
This was the title of an excellent talk filled with personal insights from one of the JPL scientists involved in creating Digital Elevation Maps of earth using Synthetic Aperture Radars carried in orbit by the Space Shuttle. A fraction of what the attendees learned can be found in the blog

SpaceX Production Facility Tour - July 23rd, 2016.
Those who read the PATW blog post had early warning of our tour of SpaceX and duely subscribed to updates on this community site and our newsletter so were able to get places on this over subscribed tour. For those of you who missed it you can read more in our blog

Upcoming Events


In early October, the Southern California Local Network was treated to a talk by Ian G Mills on his career in Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity, including some examples based on what to do when you are helping run the IT infrastructure in a government ministry when your country is invaded… The Insurance Information Institute suggests that ... read more...
Posted by Richard Tregaskes on IET Southern California Network Oct 17, 2016 3:13 AM BST


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