SHORT COURSES


Besser Associates Short Courses
RF CMOS Design
February 25-26, 2008 (San Diego, CA)
Applied RF Techniques I
February 25-29, 2008 (San Diego, CA)
May 12-16, 2008 (Burlington, MA)
RF and High Speed PC Board Design
Fundamentals
February 27-29, 2008 (San Diego, CA)
Designing High Efficiency RF Power Ampliifers
February 27-29, 2008 (San Diego, CA)
Mobile Broadband Wireless Access
February 27-29, 2008 (San Diego, CA)
RF and Wireless Made Simple
February 27-29, 2008 (San Diego, CA)
RF Wireless System Design Fundamentals
March 24-26, 2008 (Sunnyvale, CA)
RF Measurements: Principles &
Demonstration

March 24-28, 2008 (Sunnyvale, CA)
Advanced RF Power Amplifier Techniques
May 12-15, 2008 (Burlington, MA)
RF Transceiver Architecture, Design, and
Evaluation

May 12-16, 2008 (Burlington, MA)
Advanced Wireless and Microwave
Techniques

May 12-16, 2008 (Burlington, MA)
Production Testing of RF and SOC Devices for
Wireless Communications

May 12-16, 2008 (Burlington, MA)
Advanced Wireless and Microwave Techniques
May 12-16, 2008 (Burlington, MA)
For further information, contact:
Besser Associates
201 San Antonio Circle
Building B, Suite 225
Mountain View, CA 94040
(650) 949-3300, FAX: (650) 949-4400
e-mail: info@besserassociates.com
Internet: www.bessercourse.com


MEETINGS


The Software Defined Radio (SDR) Forum
January 15, 2008 (Tampa, FL)
Doubletree Westshore
Held in comjunction with the Forum's general
meeting, January 14-17, 2008
Internet: www.sdrforum.org

2008 IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium
(with WAMICON)
January 22-24, 2008 (Orlando, FL)
Rosen Centre Hotel
Part of Radio and Wireless Week
Internet: www.radiowireless.org

2008 IEEE International Solid-State Circuits
Conference (ISSCC)
February 3-7, 2008 (San Francisco, CA)
San Francisco Marriot Hotel
Internet: www.isscc.org

RFID Smart Labels USA 2008
February 20-21, 2008 (Boston, MA)
Boston Marriot Copley
Internet: http://rfid.idtechex.com/rfidusa08/en/

SATELLITE 2008: The Sixth Decade
February 25-28, 2008 (Washington, DC)
Washington Convention Center
Internet: www.SATELLITE2008.com

2008 International Reliability Physics
Symposium
April 27-May 1, 2008 (Phoenix, AZ)
Hyatt Regency Phoenix at Civic Plaza
For further information, contact:
Elyse Rosenbaum, IRPS 2008 Publicity Chair
e-mail: elyse@uiuc.edu
Internet: www.irps.org

2008 IEEE Sarnoff Symposium
April 28-30, 2008 (Princeton, NJ)
Nassau Inn
e-mail: sarnoff.symposium@ieee.org
Internet: www.sarnoffsymposium.org

2008 IPC Midwest Conference & Exhibition
September 20-25, 2008 (Schaumburg, IL)
Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention
Center
Exhibition will be held on September 24 and
25, 2008
For information on exhibiting or sponsorship
opportunities, contact Maria Labriola at:
(847) 597-2866
e-mail: marialabriola@ipc.org
Internet: www.ipc.org


CALL FOR PAPERS


5th North American Users Forum
February 4, 2008 (Santa Clara, CA)
Network Meeting Center (next to the Santa
Clara Convention Center)
The event is the same week as DesignCon 2008
Submission deadline: December 17
Submit 100-word abstract to:
fabrizio.zanella@cst.com
Internet:
www.cst.com/Content/Events/ugm.aspx
ARFTG 71st Microwave Measurement
Conference

June 20, 2008 (Atlanta, GA)
Omni Hotel at CNN Center
Deadlines:
January 14, 2008: electronic abstracts/summaries
to: papersubmission@arftg.org
January 28, 2008: Paper acceptance will be
communicated to authors
March 7, 2008: Publication-ready paper due in
pdf format to: papersubmission@arftg.org
Internet: www.arftg.org
9th IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing
Advances in Wireless Communications
July 6-9, 2008 (Recife, Brazil)
Mar Hotel
Submission deadline: January 28, 2008
Notification of acceptance: March 31, 2008
Final paper due: April 21, 2008
Internet: www.spawc2008.org