Future Technical Society Programs

30 Mar

April 27, 2015 David Dewhirst, Owner, Dewhirst Properties., will give his “Thoughts about downtown (and other matters).”

May 4: Progress report on making the Technical Society a coordinating organization.

May 11: Dr. Al Hazari, UT, “What can an organization like the TSK do, if any thing, that would help young children with their education?”

May 18: Don Byerly, Prof. of Geology emeritus: The last billion years- a geologic history of Tennessee.
May 25: Memorial Day – no meeting.

June 1, 2015 Craig Fischer will be the speaker. Mankind has been in the computer age only a short time but learning to read and write the genetic code has moved us to the beginning of a new age- the age of biology ( it will have a fancier name but it is upon us).

June 8:  Alexandra Brownfield, Executive Director at Volunteer Knoxville will speak.    Volunteer Knoxville is designed as a center for Knoxville and surrounding counties to match volunteers with opportunities to which they would be a good fit. Volunteer Knoxville is a Volunteer Center that works to inspire, equip and mobilize volunteers to take action that changes the world by making it easier for them to become. Her education  and early employment were at Saint Louis University.

June 15: Robert Campbell -VICE CHAIR  Tennessee Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners (PDH?)

June 22: Gabe Bolas, Engineering manager, KUB: – engineering in KUB  (PDH)

June 29: TBA

July 6: Holiday

July 13: In the offering to TVA – energy plan (TBA; PDH?)

July 19: Mike Wakefield, EPRI – Smart grid (PDH)

July 27: Cliff Hawks, Cherokee Farms- material science (PDH)

August 24: Visit to Cherokee Farms



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