Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Self-Assessment

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  • Self-Assessment

    Philosophers from Socrates to Sun Tzu have stressed the importance of knowing yourself – your strengths, your limitations and your inner ambitions are key components in a fulfilled career. These self-assessments are invaluable resources that can accentuate your strengths and mitigate your weaknesses. In this discussion, we will use a combination of commonly available tools to give you insight to plan the future upgrades of 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
    Event Details/Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/317026

  2. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Self-Assessment
    Friday, 26 August 2022 - 2 PM ET
    Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/event/register/317030

  3. Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Finding Your Path
    Friday, 9 September 2022 - 2 PM ET
    Event Details/Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/317064

  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

 



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  • Date: 26 Aug 2022
  • Time: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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Livestream links will be provided to registrants prior to the event

    • Daryll Griffin, IEEE-USA
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    • David Iams, IEEE-USA
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  • Starts 14 June 2022 07:30 AM
  • Ends 26 August 2022 01:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • No Admission Charge


  Speakers

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

Topic:

Ultimate Upgrade Essentials

Biography:

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.

Taison Tam, Ph.D. Taison Tam, Ph.D.

Topic:

Ultimate Upgrade Essentials: Self-Assessment

Biography:

Taison Tan leads the nonflight software and special projects teams for Raytheon's EISOC (Engineering, Implementation, Science, Operations, and Communication) contract at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Dr. Tan joined Raytheon in August 2021 and works with JPL Group Supervisors and Program Managers to coordinate tasks and support across various missions.

Dr. Tan was previously employed at The Aerospace Corporation where he was the Associate Systems Director of the Space Based Infrared Systems (SBIRS) program. He worked directly with the U.S. Space Force leadership and prime contractor senior management to successfully manage the production and launch of the GEO-5 satellite on May 18, 2021.

Dr. Tan holds a Bachelor of Science from the California Institute of Technology and a Doctorate from the University of California, Los Angeles, both in Chemical Engineering.





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