Order of the day


Friday, 23 September 2016
17:45Recording Chapter Technical and Section Professional meetingsCoughlin
18:15Coffee Break
18:30Portugal Section PresentationMadureira
19:00Industry 4.0 – Beyond the HypeFrancisco Almada Lobo
19:45Cocktail Reception
20:15Welcome Dinner – Dress Code: Business Casual
Saturday, 24 September 2016
8:00100ProceduralCall to OrderStasopoulos
8:05101ProceduralRoll Call and Introduction of New OfficersSchmid
8:20102ProceduralWelcome by Portugal SectionMadureira
8:25103ProceduralIntroductory RemarksStasopoulos/Schmid
8:30104ActionApproval of the AgendaStasopoulos
8:35105ActionApproval of the Consent AgendaStasopoulos
8:40106DiscussionIEEE Region 8 Director’s AddressStasopoulos
9:15107DiscussionIEEE President’s AddressShoop
9:35108DiscussionMGA VP AddressWong
10:00ProceduralCoffee Break
10:20109DiscussionIEEE Europe – IEEE European Public Policy Initiative operations and assessmentMarko
11:00110DiscussionStudent Activities ReportGhassemian/Arvaniti
11:20111DiscussionIEEE Region 8 SYP CongressArvaniti/Dinca
11:30112DiscussionBest Practices in Region 6Coughlin
11:40113DiscussionSection Development and VitalitySzabo
11:55114DiscussionTechnical Activities ReportKuzle
12:25115DiscussionAwards & RecognitionsDelimar
12:35116DiscussionAfrica Area ReportChukwudebe
12:45117DiscussionAction for IndustryStasopoulos/Matilla
13:00118ProceduralRecessStasopoulos
13:01119SocialGroup photo
13:05SocialLunch
14:05200ProceduralCall to OrderStasopoulos
14:10201DiscussionSections Congress Presentation
Reccommendation Instructions
Delimar/ Salazar Palma/ Bastiaans
14:40202DiscussionBreakout SessionsDelimar/ Salazar Palma/ Bastiaans
16:10203DiscussionPresentation of ResultsDelimar/ Salazar Palma/ Bastiaans
16:40204ProceduralRecessDelimar/ Salazar Palma/ Bastiaans
18:40SocialMeeting Point for Bus: Outside Hotel
18:50SocialBus tour through Porto
19:35SocialDinner and Awards Ceremony, Dress Code: Formal
Taylor’s Port Cellars Porto
Sunday, 25 September 2016
8:30300ProceduralCall to Order and Roll RallStasopoulos/Schmid
8:35301DiscussionNominations and Appointments Report and Election InstructionsBastiaans
8:50302DiscussionCandidate Presentations and DiscussionBastiaans
9:50303DiscussionExecutive SessionBastiaans
10:30304ProceduralElectionsBastiaans
10:45ProceduralCoffee Break
11:15305DiscussionPresentation of Election ResultsBastiaans
11:20306DiscussionSecretary’s ReportSchmid
11:30307DiscussionTreasurer’s ReportHarrington
11:50308DiscussionInnovation FundHarrington
12:05309DiscussionMember Activities ReportBoskovic
12:25310DiscussionFuture Conferences (Energycon, Melecon, GCC)Kuzle
12:35311DiscussionVision for an Enhanced MGA-TA Synergy 2017/2018Marina
12:55312DiscussionVision for Region 8 2017/2018Eriksson
13:10313InfoNext Region 8 Committee MeetingSchmid/Edvinsson
13:20314ActionMotionsStasopoulos
13:35315InfoNew BusinessAll
13:55316ActionAdjournmentStasopoulos
14:00317SocialLunch
Consent Agenda
401ActionApproval of the minutes of the 106th Region 8 Committee meeting
402ReportReports