Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Startup

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Free IEEE-USA Livestream Webinar

Join Dr. Terence Yeoh and IEEE Young Professional Aaron Lin as they provide insights to help you accelerate your career with the startup lifestyle.

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  • Startup

    We continue to build upon our tools and technology with the hopes that increasing productivity and opportunity leads to personal success. Yet, we now struggle to find satisfying truths within an exponential sea of facts. In this discussion, we identify the causes of this challenge, how the latest startup trends are attempting to address this, and what you alone can do to find success and meaning and achieve the Ultimate Upgrade in your career.


The Ultimate Upgrade: Essentials (Free IEEE-USA Webinar Series)

In a world at the crossroads of technology and humanity, can each of us make a difference? Join us for “The Ultimate Upgrade: Essentials,” a free IEEE-USA e-book and webinar series exploring the ragged edge of productivity and performance, and how YOU can make a difference as a leader now and in your future roles. These five webinars will cover optimizing productivity, candid self-assessment, designing a unique career path, the importance of mentoring, and developing the qualities of an effective leader.

Webinar series events:

  1. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Startup
    Friday, 8 July 2022 - 2 PM ET
    View Recording on Demand: https://bit.ly/webinar-7-8-22-yt

  2. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Self-Assessment
    Friday, 26 August 2022 - 2 PM ET
    Event Details/Registration: https://bit.ly/webinar-8-26-22-yt

  3. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Finding Your Path
    Friday, 9 September 2022 - 2 PM ET
    View Recording On Demand Here: https://bit.ly/webinar-9-9-22-yt

  4. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Building a Culture of Mentorship
    Friday, 7 October 2022 - 2 PM ET
    Event Details/Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/317065

  5. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Leadership at the Edge of Performance
    Friday, 18 November 2022 - 2 PM ET
    Event Details/Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/317067


  Date and Time




  • Date: 08 Jul 2022
  • Time: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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    • Daryll Griffin, IEEE-USA
    • David Iams, IEEE-USA
  • Starts 14 June 2022 07:30 AM
  • Ends 08 July 2022 01:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • No Admission Charge


Terence Yeoh Ph.D., PMP Terence Yeoh Ph.D., PMP


Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Startup


Dr. Yeoh is a Scientist at FTS International. FTS International provides independent analysis and mission support services. The Washington Post named FTS one of the top workplaces for the last six years. In his career Dr. Yeoh has held a variety of roles in Systems Engineering, R&D Portfolio Management, Program Management, and Corporate Strategy. He has a passion for creating technology and is currently growing in his experience with business development.

Yeoh holds eleven patents in areas that include infrared microscopy, compressive sensing, and artificial intelligence. He is a recipient of the Dr. Alexander C. Liang Aerospace Asian Pacific American Association award. He is a project management professional (PMP) and a Senior Member of the IEEE. He earned his doctorate in Materials Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

In his free time, he enjoys writing code and stories. He also plays team-centric video games and the acoustic guitar. He has developed the YouTube series: “YO on the GO,” seasons 1 and 2, and has recently published “The Ultimate Upgrade,” available in print and ebook format.

Aaron Lin Aaron Lin


Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Startup


Aaron Lin is the Co-founder of Startup East Bay, a mentorship network of community-minded students, faculty, staff, and alumni of Cal State East Bay, dedicated to promoting innovation and entrepreneurship in the East Bay and beyond. Through community building events we follow the mantra of gathering the community, sharing resources, and building ideas. From student leader to profesional volunteer at Oakland-East Bay Section(IEEE), Aaron has applied what he learned from Startup East Bay to his professional experience for the last 8+ years. Aaron currently works at Workday as a Data Informatics Analyst, the team is responsible for Data Governance and Data Quality.



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